Store profile: The Antique Guild in Old Town Alexandria, VA.

The Antique Guild is an Old Town Alexandria institution; its been selling antique and estate jewelry (as well as holloware and flatware) in the same place for 33 years as of March 10th, 2013. The store's owner, Mara, first discovered a love of jewelry and antiques when she was a child. She remembers accompanying her military father to antique shops all over the world with her father and receiving little trinkets and pieces of jewelry from the sellers she met....more

Tourmaline filigree ring, 1930's.

I'm a little biased about this ring because I happen to own one of a similar design, but with an onyx. When I wear that ring I usually end up spending half the day staring at it, because it's so beautiful. I wear it frequently. And yes, I often trip over things....more