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Georgian January: An Instagram Challenge

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Georgian January: An Instagram Challenge

If you're anything like me, January is the WORST!  All the sparkling Christmas lights come down, there are no vacation days to look forward to, and you can't stop thinking about all that pecan pie you ate in December.  The weather is generally dismal and there aren't many reenactments to get excited about.  It just seems so blah.   Well I'd like to take advantage of that lull and fill it with gorgeous Georgians, so I've come up with an Instagram Challenge!  (I'm on Instagram @dames_a_la_mode)  I love Instagram, and it has been a wonderful way to interact with other...

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Weekly Real Georgian Jewelry Roundup

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Weekly Real Georgian Jewelry Roundup

Welcome to the first of my semi-regular posts where I discuss some extant Georgian jewelry that is available for purchase.  I spend a lot of time lusting after original pieces on sites like Ebay, Etsy, Instagram, and various online antique sellers, so here's my chance to share some of the pieces that inspire me to recreate my own reproduction Georgian jewelry.  Every so often I'll post with some of my favorite finds.  Anyway, enough of my rambling- on to the pretties! (Click on any picture for a direct link to the listing) Regency Amethyst Paste Bracelet, Circa 1910 (Aesthetic Engineering...

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My Georgian Jewelry Blog

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My Georgian Jewelry Blog

While I don't have nearly enough time to blog as often as I like, I do keep a blog about Georgian jewelry and my adventures in recreating it.  You can find it here:  Recreating Georgian Jewelry  

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Welcome to Dames a la Mode!

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Welcome to Dames a la Mode!

Welcome to Dames a la Mode!  I've just launched my own storefront, so I'm slowly getting items added to my listings here.  For my most current up-to-date inventory, you can also check out my Etsy shop at Dames a la Mode.  

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