Wednesday, 25 April 2012

V - Blogging from A to Z - Challenge - 25th April 2012

The Letter 'V'

Today is Wednesday, 25th April 2012 and the letter is 'V'. 'V is for Vermeil!' Pieces of jewellery that are made of Vermeil have a sterling silver base with a layer of gold on top. It is a way of making precious metal jewellery that is less expessive than solid gold, but still of high quality and more valuable than if they had been just gold-plated over base metals such as brass.

Today is my mother's birthday. Happy Birthday, Mother!

Best wishes,

First Commenter:

Tanya Walton

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Tanya. said...

Happy Birthday to your Mum.

I had no idea what Vermeil was so I'm glad you explained when in a jewellers I can act all intellectual. :-)

BeadedTail said...

Happy Birthday to your mom! We hope she has a wonderful day!

Such a lovely treasury too!

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