Thursday, October 14, 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.

Titled

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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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Woman says yobs have left Derbyshire beauty spot ‘unsafe’

A Derby woman says the vile behaviour of yobs has left her feeling too unsafe to go to one of her favourite beauty spots.

Jean Pye, from Mickleover, said vandalism and antisocial behaviour at Foremark Reservoir in South Derbyshire has ruined her enjoyment of the site.

The 75-year-old says she feels the beauty spot, which is operated by Severn Trent, has become less attractive as a result and has suggested that it should be closed to the public entirely to sort the problem out.

It comes after months of appalling behaviour from some members of the public, including families with

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Scarlett Johansson Is Launching a Skin-Care Line in 2022

So many celebrities have been launching beauty brands in the last couple of years that we’ve officially run out of jokes about celebrities launching hair, makeup, or skin-care lines. But every now and then, no jokes are called for because the new brand will be spearheaded by a celebrity with whom we can genuinely get excited about sharing beauty secrets. This is one of those occasions.

Scarlett Johansson is the latest A-lister to throw her glamorous, oversized sunhat into the beauty-brand ring — specifically skin care. According to a press release shared with Allure, we can expect the brand

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Supermarket employee saves baby in runaway shopping cart

ALTON, Ill. (KTVI) — A supermarket employee in Illinois was in the right place at the right time when he saved a baby in a runaway shopping cart.

Schnucks courtesy clerk Ben Mazur was on cart duty on March 17 when he realized something was wrong.

“I seen this large shopping cart rolling down the parking lot,” said Mazur.

The cart and child were headed straight for a stop sign, so he sprinted down

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Brooke Shields Loves This True Botanicals Face Oil for Dry Skin at 55

  • Brooke Shields shared the face oil she swears by to soothe dry, inflamed skin.
  • Shields says her skin has changed due to menopause, something she believes has been a “taboo subject for far too long.”
  • She called the CBD-based oil “skin rescue in a bottle.”

    Brooke Shields is tired of society tiptoeing around menopause—a life change that “literally every single woman on the face of the planet” experiences. “It’s 2021,” she said in a recent Instagram video. “It’s past due time to fully embrace that women’s bodies are not embarrassing … so let’s talk about it ladies.”

    The

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    Elsa Peretti, famed Tiffany & Co. designer, has died

    Elsa Peretti, the famed jewelry designer for Tiffany & Co., has died, according to a statement from the company. She was 80 years old.

    Peretti died in Spain on Thursday, March 18, according to a statement from her foundation.

    “Elsa was not only a designer but a way of life,” the statement from Tiffany & Co. said, describing her as a “larger-than-life” person who “touched everyone at Tiffany & Co.”

    Elsa Peretti

    Elsa Peretti is seen in New York on December 10, 2009. Credit: Patrick McMullan via Getty Images

    “A masterful artisan, Elsa was responsible for a revolution in the world of

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    7 Derm-Fave Products To Buy at Memorial Day Beauty Sales

    It’s hard to choose just one thing to love about Memorial Day Weekend. Its arrival means that beaches are officially open, hotdogs and watermelon will be on every menu for the foreseeable future, and you can wear head-to-toe white without having to worry about someone making a rude comment about your outfit’s seasonal appropriateness. But as a beauty editor (and total skin-care nerd), the thing I’m most excited about for the start-of-summer holiday is the fact that so many dermatologist-favorite skin-care products are on super sale this weekend, because of Memorial Day beauty sales (of which there are many).
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