{after-dinner treat} Scene: 8:30pm, the Italian cappuccino/ice cream counter a block from our apartment.   On my ipad case, from left: gold hoop earrings (from high school? college?); gold vintage (tassel!) necklace; Limoges necklace featuring Limoges porcelain pendants (a gift from our French exchange student in the 1990s). Dress from Target; Zara sweater; Calvin Klein…

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{headed to a boozy brunch downtown} Necklaces (top to bottom): Limoges porcelain necklace, a gift from a French exchange student in the 1990s.  Vintage gold metal 5-strand necklace from my grandma.  Vintage gold metal necklace (with French Francs, not showing) from an antiques store in Walker, Minnesota.  Faux pearl earrings that I’ve had for years.…

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