Alert: There is no wine in this post.
Coat by Linda St. John of D.L. Cerney
Not only that, she is the oldest jeweler on the Bowery. She has a dramatic two-hour-each-way-rush hour commute to NYC from Long Beach five-days a week.
Why there's not a story on her in the Times Metro section I have no idea.
But anyway, people are always asking me for pro tips like how to clean jewelry. Want to know? Give a listen.