Steve Wiser of Wiser Designs is an architect, historian, and author. He has worked more than 40 years in healthcare facility planning, construction, and design and has written 12 books about the architecture of Louisville. You may have attended one of his entertaining walking … [Read more...] about Steve Wiser on lessons he’s learned and what he wishes we could bring back to Louisville
Jewel School, Part 5 Once you have assessed the pieces you own and sold what you don’t want, you may have a few outlying sentimental pieces. These pieces are often out of style, could be damaged, or just don’t fit your personal style. Emily Maynard, of Elva Fields … [Read more...] about Repurposing & Customizing
Jewel School, Part 4 For all types of jewelry it is important to be smart about storage, Today’s Transitions talked to Ashley Davis of Davis Jewelers. She suggests clasping and laying necklaces flat or hanging in a jewelry box. If storing in a bag, leave a bit of the chain … [Read more...] about Care Tips for Fine and Fashion Jewelry
Sneakin’ Deacon: From Secret Service to Sacred Service recounts the adventures Greg Gitschier has experienced in his career. Greg served as a Louisville police officer for six years, then was recruited by the United States Secret Service, where he served 22 years. He protected … [Read more...] about Who this Former Secret Service Agent Met Who Changed His Life, and Why He Thinks Louisville is a Great Place.
Jewel School, Part 3 Louisville is lucky to be home to several trusted sources for appraising and selling what Ashley Davis calls “previously enjoyed” jewelry pieces. Davis Jewelers charges a starting price of $75 to conduct appraisals on any type of fine jewelry. Price … [Read more...] about Selling Fine and Costume Jewelry