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Hallmarked silver – a cautionary tale

A stamp saying 925 is NOT a guarantee that something is sterling Continue reading

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Happy Dance

Sometimes a week can’t get any better; and this, so far, has been one of those weeks. I’ve had some jewellery accepted by a lovely, small, family run gift shop in Tavistock (on the edge of Dartmoor since you ask!)  and was … Continue reading

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R is for…

Roly-poly. How many can you do before becoming lightheaded?! More than me I bet, but fewer than the Olympian gymnasts! Today’s photo is of our neighbour’s self pollinating runner beans (that’s why the flowers are ivory, not scarlet) And I … Continue reading

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