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Art and Crafts Era Jewelry

Art and Crafts Era Jewelry

In a distinctive departure from the industrial revolution in Europe, the guild revival movement, known as Arts & Crafts, breathed new life into the business ...

National Rarities' February Employee Spotlight

National Rarities' February Employee Spotlight

For this month’s spotlight, we want to introduce you to Chandler Harden, our Estate Specialist! Read on to learn a little bit about Chandler.   ...

How to Clean your Antiques

How to Clean your Antiques

  Cleaning something as important as your antique jewelry can be a daunting task! The best products to use? How     frequently? What not ...

What Makes a Watch Valuable?

What Makes a Watch Valuable?

Time-telling has been a basic human need for as long as civilization has existed. The ability to schedule our time by coordinating with others when ...

English Idioms

English Idioms

Have you ever wondered where a phrase comes from or why we still use these turn of phrases. There are countless to pick from, but ...

Exploring the Art Deco period 1910-1935

Exploring the Art Deco period 1910-1935

Some of our favorite pieces can be traced back to the Art Deco period. During this time, designs were abstract and geometric shapes were popular. ...

National Rarities' September Employee Spotlight

National Rarities' September Employee Spotlight

For this month’s spotlight, we want to introduce you to Kathryn Lange! Read on to learn a little bit of Kathryn’s History Read on to ...

National Rarities' August Employee Spotlight

National Rarities' August Employee Spotlight

For this month’s spotlight, we want to introduce you to Chrissy Vogel, our Estate Specialist, GIA AJP! Read on to learn a little bit about ...

National Rarities' July Employee Spotlight

National Rarities' July Employee Spotlight

Every member of our outstanding team has a special role that makes everything possible. From estate buying to the final sale and a person who ...

National Rarities' June Employee Spotlight

National Rarities' June Employee Spotlight

Throughout the years we have watched our team grow with experience! This month we would love to highlight an employee brimming with experience in his ...

Edwardian Jewelry Era and Identifying the Elegance of the Hand Crafted Style

Edwardian Jewelry Era and Identifying the Elegance of the Hand Crafted Style

With jewelry, there is always a story and a history behind the design. The Edwardian Era of jewelry (1901-1910) falls within a time known as ...

National Rarities' May Employee Spotlight

National Rarities' May Employee Spotlight

Hardwork and dedication has always been a huge part of our amazing staff. Constantly striving to bring our clients the best customer service we are ...