The Great Asscher Cut

The Great Asscher Cut

One of the more rarified of styles, the Asscher cut was created in 1902 by Joseph Asscher, one of those responsible for cutting the legendary Cull...

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Rhodium Plating!

Rhodium Plating!

Have you ever heard of rhodium plating?  It’s very likely that you have not, though you might very well be wearing some right now, or using it to...

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Review of Oceans 8

Review of Oceans 8

(Image courtesy of Wikipedia Commons)  The Met Gala held this last Monday, one of the most discussed and lauded events of the society season, broug...

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MET GALA 2022 Diamonds!!

MET GALA 2022 Diamonds!!

The Metropolitan Museum of Art has been putting on a fundraiser for its Costume Institute since 1948.  This year's Met Gala was a presentation page...

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