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by Margui
2 years ago
Forum: Jewelry
Topic: Using a mm measurement rather than inches measurement
Replies: 13
Views: 4701

Re: Using a mm measurement rather than inches measurement

I don't understand why the USA has to use the English system instead of the universal metric system. When I came here I had to adapt myself to that. Using Fahrenheit instead of Celsius. Inches instead of centimeters.
by Margui
2 years ago
Forum: Home
Topic: What happened to the J Francis line?
Replies: 9
Views: 3323

Re: What happened to the J Francis line?

I have some J Francis towels and a piece of jewelry and I still have the catalog when the line was launched in 2011. I have wished I could bought more pieces of jewelry. They used to do jewelry with real gems.
by Margui
2 years ago
Forum: Jewelry
Topic: Which gems would you like to see in the next show?
Replies: 47
Views: 14695

Re: Which gems would you like to see in the next show?

Another gems I would like to see: Tourmalinated Quartz, Maw Sit-Sit, rainbow Flourite, more Phosphosiderate, Sugilite, Topazolite (a yellow garnet), Bekily Change garnet, Spectrolite (from Finland), Hiddenite, Umbalite Garnet, Pink or Red Spinel, Blue John Fluorite and many more.
by Margui
2 years ago
Forum: Live TV
Topic: POLKI DIAMONDS
Replies: 14
Views: 6241

Re: POLKI DIAMONDS

What is polki diamonds? Can you explain, please?
by Margui
2 years ago
Forum: Jewelry
Topic: Jewelry Appraisal
Replies: 5
Views: 2421

Re: Jewelry Appraisal

Well, I bought one of the necklaces that they has an "Estimated Retail Value" of 14,999.99 and just received it. It's going to an insurance appraiser tomorrow morning. I'll let you know what the exact numbers are when I see them. I buy and sell a variety of items, some that are in the $1 auction ar...
by Margui
2 years ago
Forum: Jewelry
Topic: Jewelry Appraisal
Replies: 5
Views: 2421

Re: Jewelry Appraisal

I had an experience with an amethyst and the aquamarines that I bought when ShopLC was known as the Liquidation Channel. The amethyst cost me around $28 or $30 dollars, and the aquamarines cost me each one $ 24. Their appraisal cost was $280 for the amethyst and $1,250 for the aquamarines. Now both ...
by Margui
2 years ago
Forum: $1 Online Auctions
Topic: Be an informed bidder
Replies: 44
Views: 15314

Re: Be an informed bidder

Who is that Merilee? I was overbid twice by a guy
named Gray.
by Margui
2 years ago
Forum: Jewelry
Topic: Sleeping Beauty Turquoise
Replies: 5
Views: 2274

Re: Sleeping Beauty Turquoise

Not all sleeping beauty is stabilized using the Zachary method. It depends on who processed the Stone. The Zachary method adds no color or resins to the turquoise. Michael Valitutti on Evine/shophq describes it as closing the pores of the Stone. There were some areas of the Bisbee mine in Arizona w...
by Margui
2 years ago
Forum: Education
Topic: Education
Replies: 17
Views: 9345

Re: Education

The radiation on gems like Eudialyte is mild and on Charoite is Barely Dectetable according to a gem site. What ShopLC says about this? Are they safe to wear? Thank you.
by Margui
2 years ago
Forum: Jewelry
Topic: Which gems would you like to see in the next show?
Replies: 47
Views: 14695

Re: Which gems would you like to see in the next show?

Lulu wrote:
2 years ago
Charoite is coming? When? I have been waiting and waiting for it. Also, would love some blue lace agate.
Love to see Charoite and blue lace agate.