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California’s Central Coast ( can’t live away from the Pacific!)

Yes, I’m a D & E gal. I just love their jewelry, and am always on the lookout for new pristine pieces! I also collect Kramer Alexandrite sets, thanks to my friend PhYes, I’m a D & E gal. I just love their jewelry, and am always on the lookout for new pristine pieces! I also collect Kramer Alexandrite sets, thanks to my friend Phil :) Older KJL is another favorite! (Read more)


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D & E LOBSTER FROM THE SEA LIFE COLLECTION...a gift from my daughter! - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
SEQUOIA...with future hiker in training! - Photographsin Photographs
LOVELY LADIES...of days gone by! - Photographsin Photographs
A WALK AMONGST GIANTS...with my Daughter! - Photographsin Photographs
THE MOUNTAINS ARE CALLING.... - Photographsin Photographs
SOME OF US DON’T SIT AT HOME..... - Photographsin Photographs
GIFTS FROM MARY! - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
K.J.L. MAJESTIC LION....1960’s! - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
D & E STARFISH..from the sea life collection! - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
D & E all AB stones! - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry


  1. I love how they sung “Puff, the Magic Dragon”
  2. Wow, 81! God Bless her and you too, Thomas for keeping the music alive.... And our memories! Happy Thanksgiving!
  3. When out in the Apple orchard, picking for the weekend to come, my Daughter ( pre-school age) would be running all over with her cassette player. We could her nursery rhymes and musical stories all up...
  4. Moonstones are lovely! I want some! The first brooch does have a unique shape, have to agree it does look like the symbol for ichthys, which is a acronym for Jesus. ( Catholic I am, complete with th...
  5. Mary, How cool are these? And so many! I spy a deer, Uncle Sam, Donald Duck, and a Pegasus! Such a great collection of Cracker Jack History! ( now all they put in them is a paper tattoo, how sad is t...
  6. Thank you Lori for such kind words! Yes, she makes me proud everyday, always thinking of other’s besides herself. I believe being a Mother of three wonderful boys makes her that way....
  7. Is that how it works Phil? I see Canadian posts on eBay, but I know there must be eBay Canada that we here in the states do not see either. Strange, huh?
  8. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving Thomas... It has been a very hard year for so many, so I am very thankful my children, and grandchildren, ( whom I will be with tomorrow, and most days) are safe and wel...
  9. Hi Mary, glad to see you back! And yes, she is ! Thank you my friend, missed you here!
  10. Lori, what a wonderful, rare piece from Hollycraft! The stones on this marvelous brooch are called “Margaritas”!” A specialty stone that has a raised center with a scalloped edge that runs all the way...
  11. Anything from Portugal I love as that is where my Father’s Grandfather originally came from. Then went to Brazil, my Grandfather at age 14 came to America on a sailing vessel, then met my Grandmother...
  12. Wish I could love this again....I tried! I love slag glass, especially purple!
  13. Wow, what a wonderful collection of old crock pottery!!!!
  14. I love old crocks and pottery. I have one that was brought up from the bottom of the ocean back in the 1960’s. Who knows how long it was down there, all full of barnacles and such...
  15. This is beautiful!
  16. Archaelogy! I always thought my Daughter, Michele, would grow up and become an archaeologist. She was so into the pyramids and such. Then she met a boy.....
  17. Vynil, Ha! Look at the arms on these guys! Muscles from swimming, and those suits! Great post!
  18. Retrofutura..made me laugh! Usually that’s Vynil’s job! Love these posts, never stop!!
  19. I don’t know Artie, but I know Arlo :)
  20. Much love and appreciation goes out to PhilDMorris fortapache Scott (jscott0363) RichmondLori vetraio50 aura Thomas (Brunswick) Pascale (kyratango) Kevin (kwqd) worthit2 MrsTyndall Maure...
  21. Looks like “Dick & Jane”....
  22. The Japanese have a way of portraying animals in such a beautiful light! They’re all lovely!
  23. My Son is a big fan of Japanese Anime & Manga.( actually anything Japanese) I rarely watch TV, but it was raining ( thank goodness) the other day, and he put on an anime for me to watch. It was calle...
  24. Wow, it looks brand new! I love the antique Halloween graphics. We have a member here that posts antique post cards, this reminds me of them, only bigger! What a great piece of Halloween Decor Histo...
  25. Head shop for me too..called “A Hole in The Sky” Wish I still had mine :(
  26. Thanks Scott, as you can see, even the youngest in the family loves to hike! Beats sitting in the house all day watching TV! I don’t know about you, but I just can’t do it, I have to get outside! Like...
  27. Isn’t it wonderful to find a set?! When you find the earrings with the brooch , it’s so much more rewarding! I love this green stone, ( my lobster) and the AB brings out the sparkle in a very nice way...
  28. Lovely brooch Lori, the prong set stones and the pin mechanism tells us what fine quality Barclay put into their pieces. Riveted on pins are a deal breaker for me, no matter how pretty the front is. Y...
  29. I’m with MrsT.! These are beautiful, and there are so many glass experts here, I am surprised no one has chimed in to help. Let’s get them back up on top and hope! Good luck!
  30. Posted quite a while ago, but have to say just how cool this is..can you imagine walking down the streets of Frisco back in the day and running into The Dead!
  31. Welcome to CW! WOW! This is an EXTREMELY RARE dress clip! To be worn on the collar of a garment. Your pictures are dark, and you are allowed four! You don’t see Weisman & Castle pieces...ever! And wh...
  32. Thank you rhineisfine! I could hardly believe it when I spotted this piece, and it was on sale! One thing about collecting D & E is there is no signature ( eh, who needs one) and some don’t have a clu...
  33. Wow, I found the bottom, LOL Just wanted to welcome you back, you have been missed by many! It’s very sad when one of the “flock” leaves. You are always so full of info, you are wanted, needed here!!...
  34. Welcome to CW! Contemporary ring, not vintage... Fossil jewelry company is all over the internet as our friend keramikos as shown :)
  35. “Oh, life could be a dream”.....
  36. I love lusterware & swans... Perfect duo!
  37. Thank you’s go out to.. Pascale ( kyratango) Maureen ( plein-air-painter) Scott (jscott0363) for the loves for my beautiful Aunties! So many loves, makes me feel all warm inside! Bless you all!
  38. Wow, with all the combined knowledge here, no one can help?
  39. Skimming through Fine Jewelry and this really caught my eye! I love the design and the stones seem to leap out a you, especially the red focal!
  40. I love owls! My Grandson & I used to “talk” to them on The Ranch at Dusk. They would “hoot” back! Lovely owl brooch, Lori!
  41. Oh, and Lori is probably right, it does look like Coro / CoroCraft. ( it’s the blue baguettes)
  42. Thanks for the confidence Phil... What I see here is vintage costume. See how the “diamonds” on the outer semi circle have darkened? There is definitely foil damage under these rhinestones, and th...
  43. Little works of art! So dainty & feminine!
  44. Wow, now it’s been nearly 4 years! Where has the time gone! You have brought so many childhood memories back for me and others Scott! So glad you are back, you have been missed!
  45. RickTucker, A quarter used to buy a lot! A hamburger, renting a raft to ride the waves ( grew up on a beach), admission to the movies ( two movies and a cartoon!), admission into the “Plunge” ( swimm...
  46. This one looks like my Sister’s dog. She is the one who loves Dachshunds!
  47. Going through your wonderful collection early this morning! How did aI miss so many posts of yours :( I am following you, but I never get a heads up, only for comments! This was some child’s Easter ...
  48. He has found the right home!
  49. I had a “weenie dog” when I was in elementary school..his name was “Foo-Foo” ( thought he was a poodle)
  50. Wow Scott, here we were hoping this horrible virus would be gone by Easter! Thanksgiving in a few days, and it’s still going strong. I am very thankful this year that no one in my family has even had ...
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Esinberg Ice Brooch -maybe ??????


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