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DeMario & Eugene Jewelry
Founded by Robert DeMario, this lovely jewelry has echoes of Miriam Haskell
in it’s intricate hand work with glass beads and artificial pearls even
though there is no connection between the two companies. A New York company,
DeMario made wonderful jewelry from about 1945 until the 1960’s.
with aqua and red glass beads and clear rhinestones all set in silver tone
leaves and flowers, 2-5/8".
|DEMARIO NY blue pearlized|
beads, blue faceted glass beads, art glass cabochons and rose montees
necklace and earrings, necklace 15-16" with a 1-3/4" front drop, earrings
beads and rhinestones brooch.
and green faceted glass beads necklace, bracelet and earrings.
|DEMARIO amber and|
aurora colored rhinestones and cabochons 2-1/4" brooch and 1-1/4" earrings.
|DEMARIO green and brown glass and rhinestone16" necklace, 7"|
bracelet and 1-1/4" earrings.
DEMARIO purple, aqua and
artificial pearl brooch with gold tone leaves.
DeMARIO two-tone aqua and maroon
glass beads and gold tone textured beads 15" necklace and 1-5/8" earrings
with a leaf motif. #D20575
DE MARIO aqua crystal beads, faux pearls and rhinestones in
pretty clip back 1-1/4″ earrings. #D11249
DEMARIO pink seed beads and artificial pearls flower brooch.
DEMARIO red faceted
beads and rhinestones necklace and earrings.
rhinestones and beads brooch and earrings.
translucent glass beads and rhinestones two-strand necklace and
DEMARIO pink glass
beads, artificial pearls and rhinestones necklace.
DEMARIO pink glass
beads necklace and earrings.
rhinestone and cabochon earrings on original card, circa 1950.
DEMARIO yellow and
lavender faceted glass beads and artificial pearls necklace and earrings.
DEMARIO yellow and white beads and seed beads brooch with white
enamel leaves and clear rhinestones, 2-1/2″. View
DEMARIO 1-1/4″ pink glass bead,
faux pearl and rhinestone earrings.
DEMARIO rose and
lavender artificial pearls and faceted glass beads bracelet.
DE MARIO red bead and golden
luster 1-1/4″ earrings with gold tone florets. View
gold tone earrings with blue rhinestones and tiny aqua beads 1-1/4"
cabochon and rhinestones 2-1/8″ flower pin with gold tone petals.
and green rhinestones 1″ earrings.
honey-colored glass beads and leaves an artificial pearls bracelet.
pearls 3" brooch and 1-5/8" earrings, as is with one replaced earring
pearl and seed pearls set in gold tone 2" brooch and 1" earrings with original tags.
lovely yellow faceted glass beads two-strand necklace and earrings, necklace 15-16"
wearable length, pendant and the clip back earrings are 1-1/8". These
are all intricately set in gold tone metal and circa 1950. I added
several photos so that all the great detail can be seen.
|DEMARIO aqua rhinestones and|
beads flowers brooch set in silver tone wire work, the largest DeMario
brooch I have ever seen, 3". #D65170
8-strand faceted glass yellow and green beads necklace, 15-1/2" at
the shortest strand, circa 1960. This
necklace was used in an article on vintage jewelry in "In Style Magazine"
in August, 2004
display mannequin bust marked "Eugene", circa 1955, 15-1/2" high. I
am not sure this is a piece for Eugene Jewelry, but we sure enjoy it,
crystal and frosted glass beads necklace circa 1960, 4-strands at about
16-1/2". This lovely necklace fastens at the front as shown in the photo.
For more about this wonderful maker, click
EUGENE demi-parure in orange aurora
borealis faceted glass beads with rhinestones and rose montee on the clasps and
earrings, all set in gold tone. These are brilliant gorgeous colors that flash
with light. The necklace is 15-1/2" wearable length, the bracelet is 8" by about
1-1/3", and the clip back earrings are 1" clip backs.
EUGENE necklace and earrings with faceted crystal beads in gray, blue,
green and red and marquis rhinestones in gray, blue and green, all in a
japanned settings. The necklace is 15-1/3" wearable length and the clip back
earrings are 1-1/4". Every piece is marked "Eugene" on the back and the set
is in excellent condition. If you want to read more about this designer, we
have a feature about him
EUGENE orange, tangerine and
yellow faceted glass beads necklace with citrus colors and a rhinestone
clasp and earrings with gold tone fittings, 6 strands, circa 1960,
wearable length 16", clip back earrings 7/8". Eugene used beads of a
wonderful quality, and they shimmer brilliantly and are really
|EUGENE red, gray|
and pink crystal faceted beads in a 14-17 inch necklace, coil bracelet and
1-1/8 inch earrings with terrific color and clear rhinestone roundel
|EUGENE artificial pearl|
necklace and earrings with front clasp of green and yellow faceted glass
beads set in gold tone flowers, matching earrings, 4-strand necklace 15"
wearable length, earrings 7/8". Decorated with little gold tone pansy
leaves and stems, it is reminiscent of a Haskell from the same era, circa
|EUGENE red and pink beads|
and aurora borealis faceted glass beads necklace with fancy clasp of beads
and gold tone, circa 1955, 15". View
EUGENE red aurora borealis faceted glass beads
and matte beads necklace and earrings, necklace is 16 to 17 1/4" wearable
length on the shortest strand, and the clip back earrings, which are marked
"Eugene" on the back, are 1-1/3" and have gold tone metals settings. This
company made jewelry from about 1952-1962, not a long time compared to other
EUGENE pretty in pink 2.5 inch pin with pink marquis
rhinestones, faux pearls, and crystals. Very 3-dimensional. #D11000
red, pink and aurora faceted glass beads wrap-over bracelet with
artificial pearls and rhinestone clasp.
pink and purple beads and rhinestones earrings.
EUGENE green swirl
faceted glass bead three-strand 16" necklace and 1-1/8" earrings.
EUGENE artificial pearl, pink
and gray faceted glass beads 8-strand necklace, 7" bracelet and 1"
avocado green beads 4-strand 15-17" necklace and earrings.
EUGENE pastel and medium
blue and lavender glass beads and artificial pearls three-strand necklace
and earrings. View
EUGENE artificial pearl and gold tone chains necklace with coral seed
beads and glass bead clasp, 15-1/2".
glass seed beads and rhinestones brooch and earrings.
EUGENE two tone green and white opaque glass bead bracelet made like a belt, with snap-over buckle
tone green and white opaque glass bead three-strand necklace, four strand
bracelet and crescent shaped earrings with rhinestone accents.
Eugene two tone green and white opaque glass bead crescent earrings.
EUGENE gold tone
scalloped earrings with green and brown crystal beads, 1-1/8".
EUGENE champagne colored
faceted glass beads three-strand necklace and earrings with artificial pearl
EUGENE artificial pearl and
rhinestones 1″ round earrings.
EUGENE artificial pearl and
clear rhinestones earrings, 1-1/4".
EUGENE round brooch and earrings with white seed
beads and gold tone leaves and flowers, brooch 1-1/2" earrings 3/4".
It is interesting that these components can also be seen in Jonne jewelry
which has no relationship to Eugene that I am aware of.
EUGENE brown faceted crystal
beads with clear accents earrings, 1-1/8". #D17432