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    Gifting 101: Audubon to Vuitton

    When Christopher Slowinski emigrated to the United States and started Christopher Designs in 1981, he already had a background in classic jewelry design. His company is best known for creating a new type of gemstone cut, using 77 facets as opposed to the standard 48. “I have always been intrigued…

    Gifting 101: Audubon to Vuitton
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    Fine Musical Instruments

    The musette de cour is a type of bagpipe that was popular with the French aristocracy in the 17th and 18th centuries. But as the aristocracy was usurped during the French Revolution, so too was the prevalence of this bagpipe. An 18th-century musette de cour is available in the upcoming…

    Fender Stratocaster Electric Guitar, 1964