Put under December Holiday Shopping event at Check out!
Day two sales start NOW!!!!
Runs until Dec 18th 11:59 am
Free Shipping on orders of $100 or more!
Earn $100 in jewelry credit when spending $500 all season * (from Nov 3rd until December 31st 2015)
Free gift and free shipping with orders of $125
Mercury glass, also known as silvered glass, contains neither mercury nor silver. It’s actually clear glass, mold-blown into double-walled shapes and coated on the inside with a silvering formula, which is inserted though a small hole that is then sealed with a plug. A few manufacturers did, for a time, try to line their glass with a mercury solution; this practice was discontinued due to expense and toxicity, but it helps explain the origin of the misnomer.
First discovered in early-19th-century Germany, mercury glasswas used as an inexpensive and tarnish-free substitute for silver in such objects as candlesticks and doorknobs. It then gained favor in France and England, where it was made into useful household wares like vases and goblets, and in America, where it was turned into glass vases, goblets, tankards, sugar basins, tumblers, and even spittoons. Some critics condemned it for “looking too much like mirror and too little like silver,” which is precisely what people liked about it. At worst, mirror attracts a few vain glances, while genuine silver attracts thieves. Appreciation for the inexpensive baubles rose, until the advent of the light bulb: in “modern” light, no burglar would mistake glass for silver.
Black Mercury Glass
With The Atlas Collection!! Inspired by the black sands of Iceland. This collection of jewels are sure to please!! Join us.
Were you aware you can host a pop up boutique party entirely online. Hostesses get nice incentives for hosting an online party. For every $200 in sales at your online party you can choose $50 in free jewelry of your choice.. There are also other incentives. Take the plunge, host an online boutique party!!