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Charlotte Newman was the Peggy Olsen of her day, a creative force among Victorian London jewelers. You thought the 1960s Madison Avenue of Mad Men was a man’s world? You should’ve seen Savile Row a century earlier.
She paved the way for the women who paved the way. They called her Mrs. Newman. Launching her career in the 1860s, when business and jewelry manufacture were
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This was so nice! Thank you for the good words, Tammy Jones. And everybody else, please join me next week.
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To announce my upcoming webinar, editor of JMD interviewed me about the jewelry thing...
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Pinterest is a marketer's dream. I'm giving a webinar tomorrow showing how artists and designers can use it to predict trends and create buzz. Join me!
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If you missed the first one, I'm doing this webinar again Wednesday. Details here:
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My end-of-year roundup, starting with the most-read designer profile on my site, according to Google Analtyics.
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Just rounded up links for a new press page on The Jewelry Loupe. Read through this and you can see why I had to start a jewelry blog. What choice did I have?! (All roads lead here.)
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Yesterday, 250 rare Cartier treasures produced between 1900 and 1975 went on display at the Denver Art Museum. Here's the inside scoop.
A glorious retrospective of Cartier jewels opened Sunday at the Denver Art Museum, with 250 rare jewels produced between 1900 and 1975, heyday of that legendary
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Obsessed about protecting your credit cards since the Target breach? I am! But guess what? It's our health insurance and medical records fraudsters are really after. Mine today:
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Join me Wednesday, May 14, for inside tips on how to get your designs featured on the big (and small) screen.
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Real story behind the Target breach and our credit cards' vulnerability. My interview today with the author of Hacking Point of Sale:
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Newly updated with free passes for Intergem shows coast to coast, January through March.
Jewelry fanatics and jewelry makers can get FREE admission to the popular Intergem shows by clicking below on the show you want, then registering at Goldstar. Founded four decades ago, Internationa...
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I write about travel, design and consumer issues for print and web. I blog about jewelry. I hunt down deals on travel and culture in the Northeast and write columns on travel rewards and e-commerce. My stories have appeared in several inflight magazines, Amtrak Arrive, Town & Country, MSN City Guides, Washington Post and Wall Street Journal.
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Social Strategy: How to Build Your Jewelry Brand with Social Media
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Live Web Seminar Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2015 Start Time: 1 pm EST Length: 60 Minutes Price: $19.99 When it comes to marketing your busin

Smoking Cartier: a major retrospective on display in Denver | the jewelr...
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A glorious retrospective of Cartier jewels opened Sunday at the Denver Art Museum, with 250 rare jewels produced between 1900 and 1975, heyd

How to spot and prevent medical identity theft
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While credit card breaches have grabbed headlines, fraudsters have been honing in on an even more lucrative source of identity theft: medica

Product Placement Do's & Don'ts: Getting Your Jewelry on TV,...
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Join Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist contributing writer Cathleen McCarthy for her web seminar dedicated to teaching must-know tips for gett

Use Pinterest to Boost Jewelry Sales
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Join Cathleen McCarthy, for her web seminar dedicated to teaching the power of social bookmarking by using Pinterest as an effective marketi

Q&A with security expert Slava Gomzin on the safest way to pay
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What's being done to protect cardholders at checkout -- and what can we do in the meantime to protect ourselves? We asked Slava Gomzin, secu

Rewards programs move toward flexible, immediate spending
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As frequent flier and hotel rewards programs get devalued, credit card issuers are offering new ways to redeem your points, from taxi rides

Join me for live webinar: Building a site on Jewelspan or Market Square ...
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Good news! My webinar on how to build a website for your jewelry on Square Market and Jewelspan is back by popular demand - and revised to c

FREE International Gem & Jewelry Shows
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Jewelry fanatics and jewelry makers can get FREE admission to the popular Intergem shows by clicking below on the show you want, then regist

Building Your Own Jewelry Website: Square Marketplace and Jewelspan Live...
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Building Your own Jewelry Website: Square Marketplace and Jewelspan Join Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist “Net Profits” author Cathleen McCar

Have job, will travel. What’s my best bet for a hotel rewards card?
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Marriott Rewards consistently wins travelers' awards for best hotel rewards in the Americas, but there are other cards to also consider if y

Goldstar | Go Out More
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Fun ideas, half-price tickets, member reviews and everything you need for great nights out.

Top 5 Air Travel Complaints
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What's the worst thing about air travel? The TSA put a survey together, coming up with the top 5 passenger complaints. Here's what they've p

What to Do if You Lose Your Photo ID
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Losing an ID, passport, or credit card can really put a damper on an otherwise fabulous trip. Be armed before you hit the road with these ke

How Did Your Road Trip Rack Up?
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This summer saw a bigger spike in road trips than in air travel. So, how did your road trip stack up? Which state is most expensive for a ro

JetBlue Launches Non-Stop Flights to Honolulu from NYC
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From today, travelers can book direct flights from New York's JFK airport to Honolulu on JetBlue. The airline also announced an expansion of

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