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Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel

Since we are talking about style this week, I will leave you with a thoughtful quote from the most stylish icon of the 20th and 21st century, Coco Chanel.

"Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn."

photo courtesy of Harpers Bazaar

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Golden South Sea Pearls

Golden South Sea Pearls

Golden South Sea Pearls are some of the most valuable pearls cultured today. The most beautiful and most valuable are the deep golden colored pearls grown in the gold lipped variety of the Pinctada maxima South Sea oyster.
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Aquaprase- a really new new Gemstone

Aquaprase- a really new new Gemstone

Aquaprase is a recently discovered gemstone. It is an entirely NEW gem, never seen before. It’s a chalcedony that has never been discovered. It was discovered “somewhere” in Africa and no one knows how much gemstone is there. Aquaprase is a very new gemstone discovery and has a unique story. A couple of years ago...
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