Thursday, December 02, 2021

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Owners of Wethersfield jewelry store victims of home invasion | Connecticut News

ELLINGTON, CT (WFSB) – Authorities are looking for the men wanted in connection with a home invasion.

State Police say troopers had responded to a home in the town of Ellington just before 4 a.m. on Saturday after receiving a call from the occupants.

According to investigators, a gun was displayed. Jewelry and cash were taken from the home.

None of the occupants were injured.

State Police said the residents of the home own and run a jewelry store in Wethersfield.

“We got so scared, because we were sleeping when they rang the bell. We got so scared like ‘What

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Arkansas suspect used stolen truck in jewelry store heist, stole thousands of dollars worth of items: police

Authorities in central Arkansas are looking for a suspect who broke into a Conway jewelry store early Sunday morning and stole thousands of dollars worth of items in just 70 seconds. 

Surveillance footage shows the suspect clad head to toe in black, reaching into shattered display cases and swiping necklaces, bracelets, and earrings. 

The suspect broke into the store early Sunday morning dressed in all black. 

The suspect broke into the store early Sunday morning dressed in all black. 
(Conway Police Department)

TEXAS HOMEOWNER’S DOG BITES BURGLAR DURING ATTEMPTED BREAK-IN, SUSPECT ARRESTED: POLICE

Jeffery Brooks, the owner of Brooks Fine Jewelry, told Fox-affiliate KLRT that the suspect was in and out of the

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Fine jewellery subscription service launches

Fine jewellery subscription makes precious pieces accessible

Shared ownership platform Covett has launched three new jewellery subscription options, making for hassle-free borrowing of dazzling pieces

A new subscription service takes the hassle out of wearing fine jewellery. Covett, whose unique ownership model allows co-owners to wear pieces at a fraction of their cost, has now unveiled a savvy fine jewellery subscription service that enables customers to wear what they want, whenever they want.

Jewellery available ranges from pieces by independent UK designers to branded pieces from Leo Pizzo, David Jerome, Massimo Izzo, 77 Diamonds and vintage Cartier, which sit alongside

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India jewellery ad starring trans model wins hearts

The beautiful bride in the ad

The Bhima jewellery ad has been viewed over two million times on social media

An advertisement for traditional Indian jewellery starring a transgender model is winning hearts in India.

The one-minute-40-second video charts the story of transition of a trans woman – an awkward teenager with facial hair and self-doubt who transforms into a beautiful confident bride.

With 22-year-old Meera Singhania Rehani in the lead, the video by Kerala-based jewellery house Bhima depicts the love and acceptance that the protagonist receives from her family – each milestone in her life is celebrated through the gold jewellery they gift her.

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Maria Sole Ferragamo Presents Jewelry Line at Milan Design Week

MILAN — Maria Sole Ferragamo’s passion for jewelry started when she was only nine years old and her mother gave her a kit to create beaded pieces. “I started making a lot of them and I was selling them at the beach,” said Ferragamo, one of the children of Salvatore Ferragamo’s non-executive chairman Leonardo Ferragamo.

A natural beauty with intense blue eyes and a sophisticated allure, the young jewelry designer — who established the So-le Studio sustainable jewelry brand in London in 2017 — has recently installed its headquarters in an industrial area in Milan. From there, she designs and

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It Was all Beauty, Colour & Love at Nana & Naa Dromo’s Wedding in Ghana

If you’ve never been to a Ghanaian wedding, Nana and Naa Dromo are about to make you add it to your bucket list and if you have attended one, then you already know you’re in for a jolly good ride. Today, we’re all about #TheRoyalAffair21!

Ghanaian love birds, Nana and Naa Dromo had an epic wedding and it was one for the books! The first tied the knot traditionally in a colourful ceremony and left no stone unturned in bringing the vibrancy of culture to life. After the epic traditional ceremony, they took their love to the altar as they

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10 Spring Essentials Worth Adding To Your Shopping Cart

10 Spring Essentials Worth Adding To Your Shopping Cart

Spring is finally here and with the new season emerging, bright and easy-flowing wardrobe selects are sure to follow. This spring, loungewear and nostalgic finds are said to be huge trends, which proved true in our search to find this spring’s most talked-about items. From standard denim to ombré tops, fashion trends are continuing to blossom despite the pandemic– and we are not complaining!

Springtime is also known to usher in amazing weather. When the temperature is ideal (depending on where you live), it can be the perfect opportunity to add lighter pieces to your wardrobe. This season, we are

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Inside Jeezy and Jeannie Mai’s Intimate Wedding Ceremony at Their Home in Atlanta

Emmy award–winning TV host and activist Jeannie Mai and Grammy-nominated recording artist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist Jeezy were married in an intimate ceremony at their home in Atlanta on March 27, 2021, one year after their engagement. The couple met when he was a guest on her daytime talk show The Real. “Years later, he asked me out on a date,” Jeannie remembers. “We shared a romantic sushi dinner in Los Angeles and salsa danced the night away. Later that evening, he asked if I could picture spending the rest of my life with him. And crazy enough, I could.”

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Meet The Artist Capturing How Women Around The World Coped During The Global Pandemic

“This is a time we have to record and document. These are stories we will be able to tell our grandchildren, tell them what it was really like. I had a human and artistic desire to document what we were going through with paintings,” said artist and designer Rebecca Moses.

Moses, like so many people in 2020, had life derailed. Her campaign for the Fragrance Foundation was halted after a year of planning. Life for everyone drastically changed under quarantine, and Moses’ daily practice of painting and drawing life as an artistic ritual, forced

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Alamo Heights jeweler purchases local facility to create ‘end-to-end experience’ for customers

A renowned jeweler in Alamo Heights has purchased another San Antonio jewelry business as part of its growing empire.

Shetler Fine Jewelers announced this week that it has acquired Medlars Jewel Masters, a Castle Hills facility for jewelry restoration, design, and creation, according to a press release from the company. Medlars is one of the few jewelers in the U.S. that offers a digitized recording of their work, making it a tech-savvy leader within the industry.

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Despite the reputation that Medlars has upheld since its founding in

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How to save on your grocery bill and make shopping easier

There are some things it’s fun to spend money on. For me, groceries aren’t one of them. I need good, healthy food to eat, and I enjoy cooking (a habit I developed during the pandemic). But what I don’t enjoy is going to the grocery store and busting my budget on food. The good news is, I’ve discovered a few techniques that let me save time and save money on groceries.

First and foremost, I always use a credit card that gives me rewards for buying groceries. But I’ve also gone beyond that to develop some other time-saving approaches

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