Ethnic Jewels

An appreciation of ethnic jewellery and adornment


Another year at the ethnic Jewels community

Hi to all of our valued community members.

I hope that you have all enjoyed another informative and educational year here together as a part of this fabulous community.

I would like to thank each and everyone for their involvement in the community, and the friendly and positive behavior which makes this such a great place to be involved.

As always the annual fees will be due on the first day of August. So I am appealing to all who enjoy and appreciate the forum to consider making…


Added by SARAH CORBETT on June 26, 2015 at 17:38 — No Comments

purchasing on this site

The ethnic jewels site is not a shop, some pieces may be for sale, and generally will say this with the picture.

If a piece is not marked as for sale it is likely to be a part of someones collection S x

Added by SARAH CORBETT on November 20, 2013 at 15:47 — 3 Comments

Fossil Amber a developing story ................

The story of Fossil Amber reaches back though time to prehistory.

The latest chapter in this story is a most interesting development.

I would like to open up a dicussion for us all to add our awarenesses at this pivotal time in regard to Amber bead trade in North Africa.

My Observations are thus:

For the 12 years I have been trading in North…


Added by SARAH CORBETT on October 7, 2013 at 8:51 — 21 Comments

Sylvia and other irritants!

Hi folks

the latest site pest is very persistant.

Mrs Sylvia has managed to re join, and has answered the questions which the new sign up process requires.

This means that Mrs sylvia is a person rather than a spam bot, it could be a persistant someone we already know of!!

this is an epic place filled with wonderful people, so I guess that it is only natural that people would want to be a part of it...but those who have behaved badly aren't welcome, and just dont…


Added by SARAH CORBETT on June 29, 2013 at 19:25 — No Comments

Advancing our sites functionality... a project for us all

Hey folks.... we are always looking for ways to improve the site, and have a massive project to consider.

To make the collection of 14,400 pics here searchable by country of origin and possibly by clickable map, it would be wonderful if we could all do the following:

in our photo section

on each picture.

click edit

put the country of origin in the tags section and save the changes.....

we will then be able to write code to search by origin on…


Added by SARAH CORBETT on May 15, 2013 at 20:04 — 2 Comments

site maintainance

We will be performing some planned maintenance on the Ning Platform on Wednesday, March 27, from 10pm-1am Pacific Time (that's 0500-0800 GMT on March 28). During this time, all Ning Networks will be offline and will display branded maintenance pages. and Creators will be down for maintenance as well.

Added by SARAH CORBETT on March 21, 2013 at 20:34 — No Comments

Patti Smith plays Marrakech

A benefit gig for henna cafe Marrakech

Added by SARAH CORBETT on December 3, 2012 at 22:14 — 4 Comments

To us all..........

This forum is intended to be a community, a place which belongs to all of the members, It is purposely designed to be open to us all to post pictures, ideas, questions and information. And not a celebration of the opinions or the collection of the creator of the forum.

My hope when establishing the forum was to offer a platform for discussion and interaction, a place where everyone who wished to could share their interest/ love/ passion/ obession with Adormnments of all types and… Continue

Added by SARAH CORBETT on November 29, 2012 at 9:14 — 3 Comments

meet Veronica In London.....

I´m very pleased to inform you that I will be in London with my Middle Eastern Jewellery Collection from the 20th April till the 30th April.
For those who live in London, and would like to see some unique Yemeni and Berber pieces, I´ll be very happy to meet you and show you the collection.
To make an appointment, please contact me by email, or call my mobile phone: 07527537814.
Hope to hear from you soon.
 With warm regards,
 Veronica Wainstein

Added by SARAH CORBETT on April 20, 2012 at 19:40 — No Comments

charity Henna Event

Charity Henna event

Wednesday, 18 April 2012 7:30 – 10.30 pm…


Added by SARAH CORBETT on April 10, 2012 at 21:55 — No Comments

help Timbuktu

Note from Steve Felgate of re crisis in Timbuktu

Dear Friend,

An extremely urgent situation is developing in Timbuktu and the surrounding area. You are receiving this email because I know you personally, or you live in or near to Hay on Wye, or because you are connected in some way to Jump4Timbuktu. I have decided…

Added by SARAH CORBETT on March 29, 2012 at 6:40 — 1 Comment


Added by SARAH CORBETT on January 18, 2012 at 13:54 — 2 Comments


DESCRIPTION: A rare and very desirable linked fibulae set with very unusual annular Fibulae. The piece has a selection of early pendants, Phenolic ‘Amber’ beads, antique agate beads and a pair of rare Jewish Moroccan silver beads. The superb handmade chains are especially wonderful!

AGE: Antique Circa 1920

ORIGIN: Draa valley, Morocco



Added by SARAH CORBETT on January 16, 2012 at 18:30 — No Comments

Vivid Vault developments!

We have added a new feature to the site, which allows you to share images and links directly to your facebook, G+ or twitter accounts..

Take a look, click away and share the beauty of these wonderful jewels.

Added by SARAH CORBETT on January 11, 2012 at 22:27 — 1 Comment

new tour date announced...

A two centre tour in the south of Morocco.

Just 5 places on this wonderful tour, luxurious accommodations, fabulous food, and of course stunning jewels!!


click the link below to see the current choice of tours:


warmest wishes



Added by SARAH CORBETT on January 11, 2012 at 2:16 — 2 Comments

last room available of end of January

The last room for the January trip to Morocco is currently available A unique trip to Marrakech designed for jewellery lovers.. Visits to the finest dealers in the city and many other treats !! If you are interested in joining us on this or a future trip please drop me a line! Warmest wishes Sarah

Added by SARAH CORBETT on January 8, 2012 at 17:10 — No Comments

e bay listings

Lots of great deals to be found in my e bay shop today!!

Added by SARAH CORBETT on January 5, 2012 at 19:34 — No Comments

Wishing you all................

a magical 2012 x

Added by SARAH CORBETT on January 1, 2012 at 18:55 — No Comments

headdress sale

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Half price headdresses

huge pre buying trip…


Added by SARAH CORBETT on December 30, 2011 at 1:30 — 10 Comments



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