Creatures and Critters

May 1998

Precious Metals:New Products

Creatures and Critters

Ladybugs, beetles and butterflies, oh my!

Your showcases could start to look like a tiny jeweled zoo this season! Buzz some humor into your collection with whimsical frogs and soaring dragonflies. Ladybugs, bees, butterflies and moths add personality and pizzazz to your customers' serious business suits.

by by Lorraine M. Suermann

This sterling silver charm bracelet is crawling with ladybugs, bees, butterflies, mosquitoes and flies. Suggested retail, $154.75.
Rembrandt Charms, Buffalo, NY; (800) 828-7840 or (716) 633-2450, fax (800) 828-7811.

Gold frog pendants are available in small ($104 suggested retail), medium ($196) and large ($208).
Angelo Inc., Downey, CA; (800) 537-2031 or fax (562) 862-5478.

Moth pin at center bottom is adorned with pavé diamonds. Suggested retail, $2,100
Sal Praschnik Inc., Miami, FL; (800) 780-5267 or (305) 379-5267, fax (305) 379-5266.

Sterling silver alligator pin, beetle cuff links and tie tack.
Stephen Dweck, New York City; (212) 764-3030.

Sterling silver frog suite.
Kabana, Albuquerque, NM; (800) 521-5986, fax (505) 843-9624.

Three 18k gold beetles have pavé diamond accents.
Robert Wander for Winc Creations, Honolulu, HI; (808) 597-1331, fax (808) 593-8198.

Large butterfly pin of 18k, 24k and platinum holds 0.25 carat of diamonds. Suggested retail, $2,570.
Michael Bondanza Inc., New York City; (212) 869-0043, fax (212) 921-2565.

18k yellow gold boutonniere brooch with platinum rain drops features golden beryl tree frog and padparadscha sapphire.
Susan Helmich, Monument, CO; (719) 488-0484 or fax (719) 488-9855.

18k yellow gold dragonfly pin has wings and tail accented with pavé diamonds.
Suna Bros., New York City; (212) 869-5670.

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