Guilford & Company Media

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February Birthstone – Amethyst

February Birthstone - Amethyst

February Birthstone – Amethyst The amethyst, February’s birthstone, has a rich history of lore and legend. It can be traced back as far as 25,000 years ago in France, where it was used as a decorative stone by prehistoric humans. It is said to be the stone […]

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January Birthstone – Spessartite

January Birthstone - Spessartite

January Birthstone – The Spessartite January’s birthstone is the garnet. While it is true that most garnets are a deep red, there is an exciting variant of the garnet called the Spessartite or Mandarin Garnet. So, what makes this garnet so special? First, of course, there is […]

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Tips for Caring, Cleaning, and Storing Diamonds

Tips for Caring, Cleaning, and Storing Diamonds

Tips for Caring, Cleaning, and Storing Diamonds Diamonds are known for their beauty, and many of us feel they are virtually indestructible. But, because they are one of the hardest substances on Earth, does not mean that they should not be treated with care. You may be […]

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Summer Jewelry Tips

Summer Jewelry Tips

Summer Jewelry Tips The sun is shining brighter, the days are getting longer, and the temperatures are beginning to rise. Our moods are becoming jovial, and we are ready to partake in the traditional festive summer actives here in the Chesapeake Bay region. It is time to […]

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Bring Back the Brooch

Bring Back the Brooch

Bring Back the Brooch Brooches are making a fashionable comeback as designers and Hollywood A-listers are putting a modern twist on the accessory once reserved for our grandmothers. Brooches are showing up on runways. Both Chanel and Vera Wang had trendy pieces incorporate in spring collections. And […]

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The Shore Life Magazine

The Shore Life Magazine

The Shore Life Magazine What do LA, Boston, NYC, DC, Baltimore and finally St. Michaels all have in common? All of them are places that Julie Moriarty has called home. A graduate of the Gemological Institute of America and a widely-recognized expert in antique and estate jewelry, […]

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Attraction Magazine: Relocation

Attraction Magazine: Relocation

Guilford & Company Relocates to Historic Home Coming this June, Guilford & Company, Talbot County’s leading specialist of Fine Antique and Estate Jewelry, will be moving to their new location at 101 North Talbot Street in St. Michaels. Listed on the Maryland Historic Trust State Inventory Site […]

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Martha Stewart Living

Martha Stewart Living

Martha Stewart Living Talbot County, Maryland The Eastern Shore and Chesapeake Bay’s blue crabs, oysters, and endless waterways figure prominently in our American iconography, but figuring out where to touch down in this idyllic area can be intimidating. Talbot County is a perfect introduction, with its 600 […]

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