Antiques & collectables: jewellery

    Spectacular: Gems and Jewelry from the Merriweather Post Col

    By Liana Paredes

    Hardback Save £9.52 = £20.43

    The Merriweather Post collection offers an enthralling glimpse into one of the most remarkable, and intact, collections of jewelry ever amassed.Spectacular immerses the reader in jewelry history and design, weaving in seminal moments in Post's life as one of the most passionate and confident collectors of jewelry of the twentieth...

    Gemstone Guide Book: A Simple Informative Handbook

    By J Steele

    Paperback £7.84

    Over the years J. Steele has worked with some of the best gems God's earth has to offer. He has now put this guide book together for all to use. This is a simple informative guide book. Buying colour gems is a challenge.

    Stoned

    By Aja Raden

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Synopsis coming soon.......

    Beads

    Paperback £11.45

    Explores the fascinating world of British beads.

    If These Jewels Could Talk

    By Beth Bernstein

    Hardback Save £17.54 = £32.46

    The stories behind the great celebrity jewellery collections. The jewels of Grace Kelly, Marlene Dietrich and Jackie Kennedy are featured, as are those of the new celebrity collectors of today.

    Vintage Jewellery

    By Caroline Cox

    Paperback Save £5.14 = £13.85

    Accompanied by archive images, fashion photography and beautiful bracelets, necklaces, rings and brooches, this book explores the key designers and jewellery houses, technical developments and cultural influences that shaped jewellery design.

    Untamed Encounters: Contemporary Jewelry from Extraordinary Gemstones

    By Mimi Lipton

    Hardback Save £21.54 = £38.46

    Over the years, the author has amassed a collection of uncut precious and semi-precious stones, along with antique pieces of carved amber and jade, all of them found or acquired on her many journeys around the globe. This book represents the personal odyssey of antique dealer.

    Warman's Costume Jewelry

    By Pamela Y. Wiggins

    Paperback £14.45

    In Praise of Hands: The Art of Fine Jewelry at Van Cleef and Arpels

    By Patrick Gries

    Hardback Save £19.54 = £35.46

    A trip to the discovery of jewelery manufacturing. Founded in Paris in 1896, Van Cleef & Arpels is perhaps the most renowned maison of fine jewelery in the world. The book reveals for the first time the secrets of the Mains d'Or that make every piece by Van Cleef &...

    Gemstones of the World

    By Walter Schumann

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    Translation of: Edelsteine und Schmucksteine.

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