Vintage Tips: How to Properly Care for Antique Jewelry

July 4th, 2014
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How to Properly Care for Antique Jewellery Photo by Kotomi

Do you own priceless keepsakes such as a beautiful selection of antique clocks or vintage antique brooches? These antique pieces often hold not only monetary value, but also sentimental value as they may be passed down in families for generations.

While most vintage jewelry, knick-knacks, and other items may only bring modest value at the outset, some antique ones that are well-cared for will bring a higher reward. In order to keep these in beautiful condition and become a treasured investment, you need to give them some extra tender, loving care.

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The History of Vintage Projectors

July 4th, 2014
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Currently, there are many projectors programmed for any task: office, home, education or entertainment. They are also very accessible to anyone and there are many projectors in websites like this or in many stores. But these electronic gadgets changed dramatically in the last fifty years. We do not know how were those vintage projectors Vintage […]

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Collections: The Latest + the Greatest Updates (Vintage Fashion Galore!)

April 15th, 2014
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It’s time to share some fabulous updates I’ve made to my most popular eBay collections! I’ve been adding sweet things to the following collections: Bags for Babes + Boys A Piece of Plaid Diamonds Are Forever Apple Laptops, iPads and iPhones That Cost Less Exercise Equipment for a Fit Year! 

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How to Make a Collection on eBay!

April 8th, 2014
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So for the past few weeks I’ve been blogging about all of the amazing collections I’ve been building on eBay. But I haven’t shared how to make one with you! And for that I am embarrassed and might I add, a little bit ashamed!

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My Favorite Collections on eBay Right Now!

April 3rd, 2014
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The past few weeks I’ve been share-happy with my many collections on eBay! I’ve curated Secondhand Style That Sings and shared why #imbornto Thrift, #imbornto Write and my Birthday Bliss Wishlist! But it’s time that I stop being so selfish. It’s time that I step out of the spotlight and let it shine on the many other curators who’ve used their keen eyes and sense of self + style to curate collections worth viewing, following and perhaps, buying from. So without further ado, here are 5 of my favorite collections trending on eBay now!

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Because You Only Turn 28 Once: Birthday Bliss Collection Celebration

March 26th, 2014
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I’m so LUCKY to be 28 and living this beautiful, amazing, blessed life of change and connection and growing character! Thank you all for inspiring and for being a follower / supporter of Sammy Davis Vintage! It gives me great joy that after 5 years of Sammy D Vintage, I’m launching a NEW site at SammyD.TV that I’ll be devoting full attention to moving forward. We never stop growing – no matter how old we are. And when we stop growing, well, we’ve died. And so to grow is to live. Here’s to another year of life – and a blog post celebrating the beautiful things which honor its meaning and message of love, peace and joy.

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Secondhand Style that Sings! #finditfollowit

March 25th, 2014
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About 80 percent of my wardrobe is secondhand and it feels great knowing that I’m consciously consuming fashion that’s stylish, sustainable and jam-packed full of substance. So when eBay asked me to curate some more collections for their amazing #finditfollowit campaign, I decided to make a collection totally dedicated to the most fabulous thrifters of all on eBay: The sellers of secondhand style! Featuring finds from Violetville, The Kissing Tree Vintage, American Archives, Vulture Culture and Thriftwares … this collection is home to SECONDHAND STYLE THAT SINGS!

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1970s Owl Necklaces to Wear Your Wisdom

March 12th, 2014
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Symbolically, an owl represents wisdom. Owl necklaces became popular in the 1970s and the trend was called “Hoot Couture.” Because the ’70s was a time of political, moral and ethical exploration in the United States, the value of wisdom became embedded in the nation’s consciousness. The features of an owl appear more human like too, as if you’re staring into the eyes of your reflection in the mirror. Which is why when choosing an owl necklace, you get to choose a necklace that mimics your inner being or sense of self you’d like to fulfill.

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