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    Because they do assay work, and the authority and...

    Because they do assay work, and the authority and standards for that are a legal requirement(Hallmarking Acts)
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    They all are. But are licensed to carry out...

    They all are. But are licensed to carry out assays etc.
  3. I would not put anything on amber or pearls which...

    I would not put anything on amber or pearls which I wouldn't put on my face. To be safe use a polishing cloth and keep it well clear of the amber. For crevices use a cotton bud with a minute touch of...
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    Not a sentence I, at least, encounter every day

    Not a sentence I, at least, encounter every day
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    Find one of those re-enactor forums...?

    Find one of those re-enactor forums...?
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    The practical side of me wonders what will happen...

    The practical side of me wonders what will happen when the ribbon gets dirty or not so crisp on the edges. It was the same with that craze for necklaces and bracelets fastened with a bow not a clasp....
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    Yes half drilled are more expensive but they are...

    Yes half drilled are more expensive but they are also of much better quality generally - which also shows in hobby v professional.
    And the findings are designed and made in one piece
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    I personally dislike joined drops in any way...

    I personally dislike joined drops in any way shape or form. All our drop earrings are fixed. The articulated drops I see are all full drilled pearls wire wrapped to a hook. That screams hobby maker...
  9. You could ask the assay office if they have an...

    You could ask the assay office if they have an email on record for the maker and if so would they send a brief email asking the maker to get in touch with you or would they forward one from you with...
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    May I change the recommend slightly to gel...

    May I change the recommend slightly to gel superglue rather than the runny liquid. Gel much easier to control. At the same time invest in a tube of glue remover which will dissolve the glue if it all...
  11. I can't speak for every farm or supplier but the...

    I can't speak for every farm or supplier but the farms which grow the pearls I supply are all ethical and, moreover employ lots of women with good employment and world class transferable skills. Plus...
  12. Ha ha Dennis!:D people who sell

    Ha ha Dennis!:D
    people who sell
  13. Insurers will run a mile if you admit to...

    Insurers will run a mile if you admit to customers coming to your home/business. Every one is automatically suspect apparently. They will decline you. Though I've never understood why someone coming...
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    Do NOT use silver dip. It will ruin the pearls...

    Do NOT use silver dip. It will ruin the pearls which are porous.
    Use a silver polish cloth or silver polish on a cotton bud
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    I'm corrected. Just goes to show the value of the...

    I'm corrected. Just goes to show the value of the these days
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    Are you sure? It is still defacing to solder...

    Are you sure? It is still defacing to solder something to a current coin.
  17. Dennis and OP. If all that is wanted is big...

    Dennis and OP. If all that is wanted is big scrolls/butterflies/nuts in sterling I have them.
  18. Not sure what you mean by clip..do you mean a...

    Not sure what you mean by clip..do you mean a butterfly or nut?
    What sort of findings do you want?
  19. I recently signed up for Trustpilot - they are a...

    I recently signed up for Trustpilot - they are a third party review site with me not able to change anything (although I can reply to rebut). So everything is out there for display. Look for sites...
  20. Good lord why not Dennis?

    Good lord why not Dennis?
  21. Check out Alibaba for mass producers or check...

    Check out Alibaba for mass producers
    or check out companies exhibiting at the biggest trade fair (the one in Hong Kong) later this month.
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    Get hold of a copy of 'polishing and finishing'...

    Get hold of a copy of 'polishing and finishing' by masterpolisher Stephen Goldsmith
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    I supply just the pendants. No chain. I sell many...

    I supply just the pendants. No chain. I sell many different chains separately. Most people have a wardrobe of chains. Selling just the pendant on its own keeps the price sharp too
  24. Thanks for finding that company Denis. I might go...

    Thanks for finding that company Denis. I might go see them when next in Schenzen.
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    Hi. I just spotted this. Do you think they are...

    Hi. I just spotted this. Do you think they are real pearls? Can you post a photo?
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