Untangling the Mystery of GIGI GIUSTI Vintage Jewelry

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I have seen these "Gigi" angels attributed to some sort of Snuffleupagus of a designer named: Gigi Giusti. In fact, GIGI stands for "Gigi Accessories Inc." and GIUSTI is for Louis Giusti, one of their designers. Gigi Accessories Inc., manufactured a series of these angels under the name: Angelica. The one pictured here is "The Dove" from 1994 and is therefore contemporary vintage at 20+ years old. Originally they came carded in a shiny blue box. The original card read: Angelica(TM) You...
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