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Established 1996

Sheila Pamfiloff
PO Box 35
Walnut Creek, Ca. 94597
(925) 937-7554

About Sheila


Coro Corocraft  Miriam Haskell Hobe Schiaparelli
Schreiner Trifari Italian Collection

Los Castillo
Margot de Taxco
Salvador Teran
Sigi Pineda
Victoria Taxco

*To view pages dedicated to these designers, click on the above buttons

Designer Costume Jewelry Special Features

Released July 2004
Authors' Signed Copy Now Available


Miriam Haskell Jewelry - The Book

A comprehensive collector's guide to
Miriam Haskell Jewelry.
Over 600 Illustrations of delicious collectible pieces, with the mysteries of identification unveiled.
A Book
By Sheila Pamfiloff and Cathy Gordon
Schiffer Publications

Miriam Haskell Jewelry - The Article
A concise collector's guide to
Miriam Haskell Jewelry.
 Wonderful illistrations, hosted by
 Morning Glory Antiques & Jewerly
 on Jewel Chat Magazine
An Article
By Sheila Pamfiloff

Mexican Silver Special Features

Taxco Silver Jewelry
A Monument to a Vision
First Printing, "Taxco Silver Jewelry: A Monument to a Vision"  Vintage Fashion and Costume Jewelry Magazine, Summer 2000 Article by Sheila Pamfiloff
Sigi Pineda Interview
Modern Silver Magazine
A recent interview with one of Taxco's last great Masters is published in the on line Silver Magazine created by Marbeth Schon and Patrick Kapty. Interview conducted by
Sheila Pamfiloff and Javier Olivares
Antonio Pineda Interview
Modern Silver Magazine
A recent interview with another of Taxco's last great Masters is published in the on line Silver Magazine created by Marbeth Schon and Patrick Kapty. Interview conducted by
Patrick Kapty

Modernist Silver Jewelry Special Features

The Glitter Box presents Macchiarini Grand Opening

Macchiarini Creative Design & Metalworks Gallery
A new location
A report by Glenn Pamfiloff
Continual Exploration
The Opening of Macchiarini Creative Design and Metalworks Gallery
Macchiarini Creative Design & Metalworks Gallery
The complete article
A Modern Silver Magazine Article
Marbeth Schon

Vintage Jewelry Clubs & Information

  Jewelcollect Organization

Jewelcollect Members Photo Album - Web Sites & Auctions:

  All Info About Jewelry Collecting

  Vintage Fashion & Costume Jewelry Newsletter & Club

  SilverForum Discussion Group

  Modern Silver Magazine

  Spratling Silver Information Site - The Source for Jewelry Information

Jeweler Central - Jewelry Web Directory

Links to Great Silver Sites

Information Sites

SilverForum Discussion Group

  Modern Silver Magazine

  Spratling Silver Information Site

Chicago Silver - Handwrought American Arts & Crafts Metalwork

Metalcyberspace - Contemporary Jewelry Designers, Metalsmithing, Precious Metal Artists

Taxco Information A to Z

Dealer Sites

  Javio Designer Jewelry

M Schon - Modern Silver Jewelry

Macchiarini Creations

Mod Baubles!

Silver Huntress

  20th Century Arts and Artifacts Antique Silver Jewelry - jewelry + design of the 20th century

  K Bueno Mexican Silver

  The Noisy Boy and Disorderly Girl - Ana Brilanti Family's Site

Emilia Castillo

Links to other Fun Vintage Jewelry Sites

Liz Collectible Costume Jewelry

  Absolutely Vintage-Designer and Collectible Jewelry

Adelle and Autrey Vintage Costume Jewelry

Affordable Vintage Jewelry

All Vintage Jewelry

  Antique Designer Costume Jewelry

  The Antique Shop

  Antiquing On Line

  Aurora Bijoux Vintage Costume Retro & Bridal Jewelry

Bangle Caddies by Irislady and Fine Vintage Jewelry

Barbara B. Wood Antiques

  BéJean Collectibles - Designer Vintage Costume Jewelry and Vintage Clothing

  Bells Jewels

  B'DAZZLED Vintage Costume Jewelry

  Bijoux de Cru

  Black Cat Collectibles

Boffo Beads

  Broadwater Rose Jewels

B'Sue Boutiques

  A Cache Of Jewels

  Caybeth Collectibles

  Charms n More

  Chic Antiques Vintage Costume Jewelry and Ladies Accessories

Cleora's Vintage Costume Jewelry

  Collectible Costume Jewelry

  Collections by Ann

  The Crystal Violin Jewelry and Collectibles

  Deja-Voodoo Designer Vintage Costume and Silver Jewelry

  Eclectic Vintage Costume Jewelry & Collectibles

  Eclectica Jewelry


  Emerald City

Enchantment Vintage Costume Jewelry

  Eternal Jewels

  Eureka, I Found It! Vintage Costume Jewelry

  Everything Under The Sun

Fabulous Facets

The Family Jools-Treasures from Grandma's Attic

  A Fantasy of Jewels

  For Your Ears Only

Forever Vogue Vintage Jewelry

  Forgotten Romance - Collectible Costume Jewelry

  Garden Party Collection Antique & Costume Jewelry

  Wendy Gell Home

  G.E.M. Meg's Jewelry

  Gemsplus Vintage Jewelry

  Giannas Gems

  Glitter City

Glitter Gals

  Grandma's Top Drawer Jewelry Boutique

Granny's Jewelry Box

  Hidden Treasures

  Hillary's Antique Jewelry Store

  The "ICE" Box Antiques

  Illusion Jewels Vintage Costume Jewelry

  Jan's Jewels

  J'antiques & Collectables

  Jarretts Jade Jewelry & Small Antiques

  Jazzle Dazzle

  Jeanie in Camelot

Jennifer Lynn's Timeless Jewelry

  Jewel of a Time Fine Antique Vintage and Estate Jewelry

  Joan's Jewels & Collectibles

  Just Jewelry

  LiFe Creations

Lochthyme Antiques Vintage & Designer Original Costume Jewelry

Lori Kizer's Vintage Jewelry

Megan McGee's


MEW's Collectible Vintage Jewelry and Original Artisan Beaded Jewelry Designs

Morning Glory Antiques & Jewelry

  Ginger Moro - Author of 'European Designer Jewelry' Sells Rarities

  Mrs. B's Antiques

  NandN Vintage Costume Jewelry

  The Noisy Boy and Disorderly Girl

  Past Perfection Vintage Costume Jewelry

Pzaz Costume Jewelry - Fabulous and Unique Vintage Costume Jewelry

  Remember When

Remnants From the Past at Ruby Lane

  Rhinestone Rainbow!


  Rhinestone Jewelry by Ron's Rhinestones

  Sassy Classics Vintage Costume Jewelry

M Schon - Modern Silver Jewelry

  A Shop 4 Antiques ...

Smellybrook Farm Vintage Costume Jewelry

South Texas Trading Company

  Sparkles Vintage Costume Jewelry

  Sue's Jewels

  Terezi Vintage Costume Jewelry

  Thanks For The Memories

  Truefaux Vintage Costume Jewelry

  20th Century Arts and Artifacts Antique Silver Jewelry

  Twin Brooks

A Victorian Elegance

  Vintage Jewelry and More

  Vintage Jewelry Arts and Antiques

  Vintage Jewelry Treasures

  Vintage Treasures Jewelry

  Whiskey Creek Jewels

  Antique Connection Mall

      MJ's Antique Hangups

  Curioscape - Directory for Antiquing and Collecting

  Antique & Collectible Exchange

Other Jewelry Resources

Jewelry Designers

Javio  ..... you could hang it on your wall! Wonderful Limited Edition Designer Collections of Fine Studio Art Jewelry, Handcrafted in Diamonds,Rubies, Emeralds, Sapphires, Pearls and unusual Semi-precious stones. Designs are by Javi, Francisco Javier Olivares, A Designer, Bench Jeweler from Mexico City who offers his masterful works in Yellow Gold, White Gold, Platinum and Sterling. email at:

B'Sue Boutiques B'sue Boutiques line of hand-crafted jewelry is the 'brainchild' of its creator, Brenda Sue Lansdowne. Almost all of the brooches begin with seven to ten antique Mississippi River clamshell pearl buttons, ranging from 40-70 years old. From there we add brass charms that are restruck from original pieces of antique jewelry. All the engraved pieces are done by hand and by one alone...Brenda Sue.

Jewelry Repairs

Javio Repairs  A Designer, Bench Jeweler from Mexico City who offers his masterful works in Yellow Gold, White Gold, Platinum and Sterling. Masterful repair and restoration of Vintage Taxco, Scandinavian, Modernist Silver email at:

Matthew Ribarich-MR.Stones 4U Matthew Ribarich Antique and Costume Jewelry Replacement Stones. We do rhinestone matching and replacement, from our large variety of color, sizes, and qualities in rhinestones, old and new. We also have seed pearls, half pearls and drilled pearls up to 2.5mm. E-mail for costs and estimates.

Ann-Tique Costume Jewelry Repair Ann M. Pittman 314 Richmond Drive, Greenville, SC 29617-1032. Vintage, antique and contemporary costume jewelry stone replacement, repair work including pin backs, bead and pearl restringing. Extenders made to order with matching Swarovski crystal beads, 14 kt. gold or gold plated, brass or sterling beads, or pearls. E-mail for estimates. References available.

Rhinestone Rosie Rhinestone replacement, soldering, re-stringing;  606 West Crockett, Seattle, Washington 98119 Phone 206-283-4605 email:

Jewelry Supplies

Supplies from B'Sue Boutiques Brenda Sue Lansdowne. We offer great prices on frequently used jewelry supply items. A potpourri of items for jewelry repair, display, packaging and more, and shipping supplies.

Art Display Essentials Carries a vast array of display materials for the shop or show dealer.

Jewelry Books

For Beginners-Sheila Recommends Miller, Harrice Simons. Official Price Guide to Costume Jewelry. House of Collectibles, New York, NY, 2002. This book is a must for the beginning collector. It is very well organized and provides all of the knowledge to get you started in the fascinating world of Vintage Designer Costume Jewelry. Reviewed by Deborah Parker on Adornment's Reference Book Reviews.

For Beginners and Serious Collectors-Sheila Recommends Christie Romero. Warman's Jewelry-3nd Edition in their Encyclopedia of Antiques and Collectibles series. Krause Publications, 1998. This book has wonderful information on Designer Costume Jewelry, as well as sections on Victorian Jewelry, broken into Early, Mid and Late Eras. Art Nouveau and Edwardian are also discussed, as well as areas of Fine Jewelry. Included are primers into Native American, Mexican, and Scandinavian Jewelry. This is a must for the beginner to get an overall perspective of Vintage Jewelry.

For Beginners and Serious Collectors-Sheila Recommends C. Jeanenne Bell. Old Jewelry-6th Edition Krause Publications 2003 A compendium of jewelry from 1840-1950; all presented in a good historical context.

For Serious Collectors and Dealers-Sheila Recommends Deanna Farneti Cera. Jewels of Fantasy. Harry N. Abrams, Publisher 1992. Costume Jewelry of the 20th Century, a complete reference of the most collectible in a massive volume with contributions by numerous distinguished research authors. 

For Serious Collectors and Dealers-Sheila Recommends Brunialti, Carla Ginelli & Roberto. American Costume Jewelry 1935-1950. Edizioni Gabriele Mazzotta 1997. A meticulously researched book with hundreds of photographs and drawings and individual information on the designers, patents, dates, marks and measurements. A wonderful source of information for vintage figurals and jelly bellies. Text is in Italian. This may be purchased from: Marilyn Ostrow at: American Costume Jewelry Book

For European Jewelry-Sheila Recommends Ginger Moro. European Designer Jewelry. Schiffer Publishing Ltd. 1995. A marvelously researched and photographed book, with price guide. Takes you through a guided tour through the jewelry of each European country with information on the history, influences and innovations of all the major designers.

For Mexican Silver-Sheila Recommends Penny Morrill/Carole Berk. Mexican Silver-20th Century Handwrought Jewelry and Metalwork. Schiffer Publishing Ltd. 1994. This book is a MUST for any serious collector or dealer in Mexican Silver. A detailed and well researched work that covers the history, art, values, maker's marks and so much more.

For Modernist Jewelry-Sheila Recommends Marbeth Schon. Modernist Jewelry 1930-1960 The Wearable Art Movement. Schiffer Publishing Ltd. 1994. A Masterful combination of historical research and modernist art; the most complete work ever published in this field.

THE GLITTER BOX is Proud to Offer a Fine Selection of Vintage Designer Costume Jewelry; Vintage Scandinavian, Arts & Crafts, and Studio Artist Sterling Silver Jewelry; and Vintage Taxco & Mexican Sterling Silver Jewelry and Holloware.

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