- SPLENDOR IN THE GLASS has been voted the WINNER of About.com’s 2011 Reader’s Choice Award for “Best Vintage Beads” !
For over 16 years designers, collectors, and antique restorers have turned to Splendor In The Glass for the fine quality, unique vintage pieces they demand.
We’ve been called “…a virtual museum of vintage and antique glass.”
“Splendor in the Glass … bead buyers have a miraculous ability to find rare, unusual, and unique vintage beads, cabochons, pendants, and other bead related items. The prices are excellent and the beads are always beautiful, shipped lovingly, and in excellent condition. Customer service is a strong priority, and they are highly recommended.”
“Spectacular, rare vintage glass beads with very fair pricing.”
“Ellen is the Indiana Jones of the jewelry world ! The treasures she unearths are like none I’ve ever seen.”
We are honored to have been named in Kaari Meng’s exquisite book
“French Inspired Jewelry”.
Our vintage pieces have been incorporated into the beautiful creations of many noted designers. They’ve embellished designer couture on the New York runways and have been worn on television shows including “Vampire Diaries”, Friends”, and “Entertainment Tonight”. They’ve also been featured in Lucky, In Style, and Accessories Magazine, among others.
You’ll be amazed at the treasures you’ll find at Splendor In The Glass – including many of the same stones, beads, and pendants used by past jewelry designers
Miriam Haskell, Hattie Carnegie, Trifari, Whiting Davis, Renoir, Schreiner, Freirich ,and many, many more.
Baubles, Buttons and Beads – The Heritage of Bohemia.