Beaded Bags from the Erzgebirge (Germany)

Beaded Bags from the Erzgebirge Author: Bettina LevinOriginally appeared in The Bead Society of Great Britain Journal #140Summer/Autumn 2022Posted here with their permission   German APCS member Bettina Levin has written several articles for the Bead Society of Great...
Ivory Crushed in New York

Ivory Crushed in New York

Kovels Aug. 25, 2017 New York State has crushed antique as well as new ivory again.  On August 3, they crushed almost two tons of jewelry, statues, trinkets, and other ivory pieces. Pictures show many pieces that look like antique figurines. The laws are...
When a Bag Is Based on Math

When a Bag Is Based on Math

By Hilary Moss New York Times Magazine Nov. 23, 2015 Adrián Salvador Candela hesitates to call himself “fed up,” but he’s certainly frustrated; it’s a common refrain in fashion these days. The creative director of the Spanish women’s ready-to-wear brand Siemprevivas...