Melinda Lewis

March 31, 2015

Speakers for CJCI Convention 2015

Costume Jewelry Collectors Int’l is pleased to announce the following speakers participating in CJCI Convention 2015: Kris Brandriff Kris grew up in the jewelry capital of […]
October 2, 2014

Katerina Musetti Presents a CJCI 2014 Exclusive

  “Decodence” About this set:   This four-piece parure was exclusively designed by Katerina Musetti for the Costume Jewelry Collectors Int’l “Educational Fund.” The auction will […]
July 6, 2014

Past CJCI Speakers

THE FOLLOWING PEOPLE ARE PAST CJCI CONVENTION SPEAKERS: Elyse Karlin of ASJRA(Association for the Study of Jewelry and Related Arts) Elyse Zorn Karlin is a jewelry […]
May 23, 2014

The Enchanting Jewelry of Wendy Gell

Wendy Gell, whose jewelry designs were seen on the wrists of the “who’s who,” during the wild-style of the ’80s, has had an extraordinary career that […]
May 11, 2013

Fashion Jewelry: The Collection of Barbara Berger

April 21, 2013

Vintage Jewelry Association Club Meeting Winter 2010

April 21, 2013

West Palm Beach Antiques Festival 2010

April 17, 2013

Jewelry Manufacturing Concepts Part I by Mary Ann Docktor-Smith

CAPTURING THE DESIGN AND CREATING THE PIECE When we hold a piece of costume jewelry, we typically wonder, “Who made it?” followed by “When was it […]
April 15, 2013

Napier Enameled Jewelry 1950-1990 by Melinda L. Lewis

Just as design and the nature of its execution methods (cast, die stamped or hand manipulated), add character to a piece of jewelry, surface colors can […]