Located in the historic Pike Place Market, Isadora’s has specialized in exquisite antique jewelry for 38 years. Our discriminating collection includes pieces from the early 1800’s through the 1950’s, without a reproduction to be found. Our precious pieces are sent to North American Gem Lab for independent appraisals. We invite you to call our toll free number for applicable discounts. On many of our pieces, we are able to offer between 10-25% off of appraisal value.

Monday, July 25, 2011

Pearls right now and forever.

(wehadfacesthen-Designer Elsa Schiaparelli, 1930s)

I came across this photograph the other day while surfing the internet and I adore the way she's lounging with her pearls perfectly wrapped and dripping down her wrist. I may have to coping this. And now a few of my favorite pearl pieces.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Red Red Rubies, July's Birthstone.

'It has been said that the Ruby's warm glow comes from an internal flame that cannot be extinguished, making a gift of this stone symbolic of everlasting love.  With its hardness and durability, it is a perfect engagement gem.  And if worn on the left hand, ancient lore has it that the Ruby will bring good fortune to its wearer, too!'