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A Ladie's 14kt Yellow Gold Pendant with diamond, white sapphire, garnet and peridot.
Estate, Vintage, or Antique? Here's the Difference and Why it Matters

April 24, 2021

If you’ve followed the fashion trends in recent years, you may have heard the terms “antique” and “vintage” before. These words have cropped up as older fine jewelry is becoming fashionable for its nostalgic value.

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14kt white gold tapering band set with a total of eleven round brilliant cut diamonds
5 Reasons Why Estate Diamonds are Better Than New Ones

April 21, 2021

Diamonds are the official birthstone for April. Today we’re going to talk about a very special kind… Estate diamonds!

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The Hills at Sunset is an oil painting by Liat Polotsky, artist
What Does the 2021 Color of the Year Look Like in Art?

April 13, 2021

It’s official! Pantone has announced the Color of the Year for 2021. This time, we have two colors -- Ultimate Gray and Illuminating Yellow. Balancing mindful composure with a sunny outlook, the trend-setter chose these two colors in retrospect of the world’s recent challenges last year and hope for the future.

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Testimonials

Our experience began back in the 1960's or early 1970's when we first purchased a seascape by M Charles, followed by some smaller paintings by Mary Jane Hopkins. Later on some by Vernon Rollins then one by Barclays Sheaks for my wife's birthday , can't remember the exact date. We always stop in when visiting the area, wonderful place.

Richard & Carole Hockman

Ms. Smith, it was a pleasure to drop by one of my favorite destinations on the Outer Banks. It is a thrill to see your business thriving still and that you took it over from your parents. I have been enjoying the gallery since the early 1970\'s. I purchased a beautiful and dramatic Dan Dunn painting from you last week. It will soon be on my wall. I am so pleased with it and with your services. You are a pro and it shows. Thanks so much!

Keith Florence

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