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Synopsis: For those who thirst for knowledge of costume jewelry, Ronna Lee Aikins brings a new book that covers an even broader variety of jewelry than her first book, Brilliant Rhinestones. Her latest book, 20th Century Costume Jewelry, will enable the novice and experienced collector to appreciate a multitude of designs. Eisenberg, KJL, Coro, Monet, Trifari, Lisner, Kramer, Pell, BSK, and Gerry's are just a few to be featured. This book is organized according to style and types, with more than 600 color photos and over 800 sparkling pieces. Chapters on aurora borealis, accessories, beads, flowers, gold tones, silvertones, and rhinestones are just a few to be showcased in this book. There is also a chapter dedicated to how to select and wear jewelry according to skin tones and face shapes. Basic tips for jewelry care, fun facts about jewelry, and many vintage advertisements are provided. 20th Century Costume Jewelry will help you select an item in a personalized fashion. 2005 values.
About the Author:
Katie Aikins has helped her mom (Ronna Lee Aikins) with writing books since the publication of Brilliant Rhinestones in 2003. Katie will graduate from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) in December 2007, with a Master s Degree in the Art of Teaching English. Katie has appeared in Country Living magazine with Ronna in an article about vintage costume jewelry. Katie has been in Pittsburgh Magazine, as well, in an article with Ronna about vintage handbags
Ronna Lee Aikins has collected costume jewelry for over 15 years and her book, Brilliant Rhinestones, is based on her personal collection. She owned a unique boutique offering vintage costume jewelry and clothing as well as new jewelry and couture. Pieces of her collection were also sold at an upscale Nashville, TN, clothing shop.
Title: 20th Century Costume Jewelry, 1900-1980 (...
Publisher: Collector Books
Publication Date: 2004
Book Condition: Acceptable
Book Description Collector Books, 2004. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG1574324136
Book Description Collector Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: GOOD. book was well loved but cared for. Possible ex-library copy with all the usual markings and stickers. Some light textual notes, highlighting and underling. Bookseller Inventory # 2725245309
Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Hardcover - 1574324136 [AIKINS, RONNA LEE] 20TH CENTURY COSTUME JEWELRY, 1900-1980. Bookseller Inventory # 469456
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Book Description Collector Books 2004-09-01, 2004. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. 1574324136 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # POTM-1574324136
Book Description Collector Books, 2004. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. A book that looks almost new, issued with no dustjacket; Identification & Values (Collector Books; 11.18 X 8.66 X 0.79 inches; 238 pages; Beautiul photos to easily identify vintage jewelry. Bookseller Inventory # 109719
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Book Description Collector Books 2004-09, 2004. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. 1574324136. Bookseller Inventory # 701117
Book Description Collector Books, 2004. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # P021574324136
Book Description Collector Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 1574324136 Like New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # LN6.0764068