Friday, December 11, 2015

The Charm of (tangible) Photographs

Posted by Schiffman's at 7:56:39 PM in The 925 (32)

In today's digital world, we rarely print or 'develop' photos anymore. We just point, shoot and keep them in our devices. But not to move backwards, I still find charm in having physical copies of my valued memories. And I want them to last, a long time too. The more precious the memory is, the more sturdy and elegant the frame I'd rather keep it in. And for these special memories and people, I keep them in custom silver frames made by a company known as The 925. Styles range from Victorian looks to contemporary ones. You'll definitely find a style that would fit any room. May the room be your office, your den or your master bedroom, you can find designs to match. 
 
Visit Schiffman's at Friendly Center for your beautifully crafted The 926 silver frames. 
 
 

Friday, July 31, 2015

Other 925 pieces

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The 925 has been known for quality sterling silver picture frames that are both elegant and reliable to keep your photos protected. There are, however, other product additions to The 925 catalog that can add style to your interior. The Mantle Clock, for instance, is perfect to adorn a center table or atop a traditional fireplace in your living room. Made from The 925 signature fine sterling silver, this piece features malachite, antique movement, rubies, diamonds, ivory, and 24 karat gold. It's traditional, yet has a contemporary ring to it. Similarly, the Kiddush Cup in monochrome style features medieval scenes etched in details around its body. It's at once an interior design accent and a functional drinking glass if you fancy an elaborate drinking ware.
 
The 925 is available at Schiffman's in Downtown Greensboro.
 
 

Friday, April 03, 2015

Of Selfies, Smartphones, Sterling Silver Frames

Posted by Schiffman's at 11:00:00 AM in The 925 (32)

In our age of selfies and smartphone photography, the traditional practice of keeping a printed album or framing a picture is fast vanishing. The irony is, we have more people taking pictures today than ever, and yet, we have less of them keeping precious memories in printed form. Despite this trend, some people are finding it an art form, even a hobby, to revive the age-old practice of keeping printed pictures. A few online album printers have even targeted this segment, offering to create artistic printed albums based on your Instagram or Tumblr photos. If you're planning to restart your own printed photos, then The 925 Sterling Silver Picture Frames are a perfect complement to your new-found passion. Its elegant lines and unblemished silver finish will give justice to your precious moments.
 
The 925 is available at Schiffman's in Winston-Salem.
 
 

Monday, December 01, 2014

Enchanting Everyday Luxury

Posted by Schiffman's at 8:00:00 AM in The 925 (32)

Silver has been a great part of human history. It has appeared in many accounts from many sources. For thousands of years, we have used silver for trade, utensils, and ornaments. Until now, we still do and it has never ceased to enchant us. But what makes silver more enchanting is the fact that it can be manipulated into beautiful silver artwork pieces that one can enjoy looking at and using. And one of the companies that make this enchantment more possible is The 925 – makers of fine sterling silver picture frames and custom-designed sterling silver artwork. The 925 employs expert craftsmen and designers to bring more enchantment out of sterling silver. With perfectly executed beautiful designs, The 925 brings gives us a chance to experience a silvery everyday luxury. 
 
To see more of what The 925 offers, visit Schiffman’s in Downtown Greensboro. 
 
 

Thursday, October 09, 2014

The 925: For Beautiful Safekeeping

Posted by Schiffman's at 6:00:00 AM in The 925 (32)

Our printed pictures hold our dearest memories of past events and our loved ones – living and those who'd passed. It is just imperative to keep in a safe place where they can easily be seen and remembered. But there’s one thing that will make them safer than they are already now – in the finest sterling silver frames you can get. Where can you get them you ask? Try The 925 Inc. This company combines traditional manufacturing methods with top of the line modern technology; not to mention the beautiful designs that range from classic to modern. And if this doesn’t give you enough of a reason to pay it a look-see, all of 925 frames are 100% made in the USA.
 
Come and have a look at beautiful and durable pieces worthy enough to hold your life’s most precious moments. Visit us at Schiffman’s at Friendly Center. 
 
 

Sunday, August 17, 2014

The 925: Caring for your Precious Memories

Posted by Schiffman's at 9:00:35 AM in The 925 (32)

Your photos preserve those precious moments in your lives. These priceless mementos, like the memories they represent, deserve a special place to keep. This is where silver frames from a custom design specialist come in handy. And nobody does it better than the expert craftsmen at The 925. Frames from the The 925 Inc. range from the standard 11” x 14” portrait size to pocket size. They can come in with a rich royal blue velvet backing or with rich cherry wood backs. You can also have a choice to have these frames hinged to each other to form doubles, triples and other variants. The pieces are also convertibles. They have been also converted to mirrors or mirror vanity trays. The 925 have developed a special tarnish resistance process that uses 24-karat platinum electro plating that provides a natural resistance that will last for years. This is also comes with warranty. 
 
To house your precious moments in frames worthy of the honor, visit Schiffman’s at Winston-Salem. 
 
 

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

He finds gold in silver

Posted by Schiffman's at 12:00:00 PM in The 925 (32)

What better way to preserve your memorable photos than display it in sterling silver photo frame by The 925, Inc. The brand manufactures one of the best sterling silver frames in the U.S.—it’s guaranteed “Made in the USA”—and it all started when Jack Rabinovich left Odessa, Ukraine some 35 years ago. A third-generation silversmith, Rabinovich and his family migrated to America in search of the proverbial greener pasture. Instead, he discovered gold in sterling silver. He started to design and make silver frames for Silvercraft of London. After the company closed down in the late eighties, Rabinovich continued making sterling silver frames, even expanding into new product lines. He created a proprietary manufacturing system and enjoyed the loyalty of his craftsmen, ensuring his silverware products maintain top-of-the-line quality. 
 
The 925 is available at Schiffman's in Downtown Greensboro.
 
 

Saturday, May 03, 2014

Freshly-Polished All the Time

Posted by Schiffman's at 5:00:00 AM in The 925 (32)

No one likes to polish silver. But that’s the thing with silvers, they will almost always soon lose their luster unless you do something about it – you either buy a silver polish, or buy a new one instead, maybe cheaper this time. But with The 925 Inc., a specialist in custom design and manufacturing of silver products, you can be proud of your silver without the worry of it tarnishing too quickly! The 925 has developed a specialized tarnish resistance process of exceptional quality using 24-karat platinum electro-plating. The platinum protection provides a natural tarnish resistance that will last for many years, and is warrantied by the company.
 
Visit Schiffman’s at Friendly Center for your own piece of The 925, such as wine goblets, silver trays or clocks – tarnish free for years to come! Also these pieces are available in platinum, gold, precious and semi-precious stones, and/or enameling.
 
 

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

5 Reasons Why Signature Costs More

Posted by Schiffman's at 6:00:00 AM in The 925 (32)

You can choose among thousands of jewelers offering sterling silver pieces in varying designs and weight at much cheaper prices. So why get a signature, which costs more? Because sterling silver jewelry, or any luxury jewelry for that matter, is more than just the metal. Buying signature sterling silver like The 925 gives you five benefits. First, the quality of sterling silver is guaranteed. You’re sure to get your money’s worth. Second, you get the brand’s unique design and style, not some mass-produced copycats that you can easily find in anybody’s house. Third, signature jewelry is the result of craftsmanship that has been honed and perfected by its artists, often the founder, through the years.  You’re getting at least one of the best skills in the world when you buy a signature like The 925. Fourth, you get to own the brand’s prestige. Compared to buying generic, signature jewelry has an exclusivity advantage that earns you some bragging rights. Lastly, you can always count on after-sales support. Signature brands often maintain a relationship with their customers. It’s a privilege you’ll be hard pressed to see in a generic jewelry. 
 
Visit The 925 at Schiffman's in Downtown Greensboro.
 
 

Friday, January 17, 2014

Framed up in elegance

Posted by Schiffman's at 6:00:00 AM in The 925 (32)

There is a danger that these frames may outshine the picture. The 925 sterling silver frames are elegant, classic and seamless. These sterling frames are a class on their own. The metal is the perfect balance of strength and silver malleability, giving you a gleaming yet sturdy genuine décor item to hold your cherished memories. The 925 has a variety of designs from the elaborate Guilloche Empire showcasing detailed royalty etchings, to the simple linear lines of the Beaded frame. You can also choose between pure sterling silver or frames laced with gold, platinum and enamel.  Furthermore, each The 925 frame is backed by quality cherry wood that provides a nice contrast to the shiny silver. Literally, The 925 frames lend your memories in nostalgic elegance.
 
The 925 is available at Schiffman's in Winston-Salem.
 
 

Monday, November 25, 2013

That Moment

Posted by Schiffman's at 12:00:00 PM in The 925 (32)

A picture is an instant replay. It is a captured moment of once upon a time that that moment in our life happened. A smile, a hug, a kiss or even just a touch, one snapshot of the camera and it will forever be an instant reminder of that one great moment. So it is very important that we keep them in a very safe place—this is where The 925 sets in.
 
The 925 is a specialist in custom design and manufacturing of silver products. These products include fine sterling silver picture frames where you can preserve the captured moments of you with your loved ones. Enjoy the wide choices of beautiful frames suitable for any picture you want to be in it!
 
The 925 silver products are available at Schiffman’s at Friendly Center. Schiffman’s is an authorized dealer for The 925.
 
 

Thursday, October 03, 2013

Sterling's Icon

Posted by Schiffman's at 4:00:00 AM in The 925 (32)

What is more perfect and concrete than catching a memory in a sterling frame made by a company that invokes the truest emotions expressed and realized? With The 925 Company, the psychology of silver in a frame conveys a sensitive, mysterious countenance that reflect one's cleansing of the emotional stresses for a brighter tomorrow. The 925 Company represents the purity of silver called sterling. The outstanding workmanship in fine detailed border silver linings are expertly crafted to enhance the picture in the frame. Truly, a sterling at 925, cased and draped in a frame, magnifies a memory worth appreciating in time and in space. Cherished memoirs trapped in a 925 frame are meant to be worth more than a lifetime.
 
The 925 Sterling Collections are on display at Schiffman's in Winston-Salem.
 
 

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

A Window to Your Past

Posted by Schiffman's at 4:15:55 AM in The 925 (32)

Many customers looking for The 925 Inc. sterling silver picture frame have their favorite item. Ours is the Windsor frame, a masterpiece of sterling silver etched with intricate climbing vine of flowers around the frame. It evokes an aged garden, frozen in time as photos would in essence. The wood etches do appear like wood if not for their silver texture. The Roman vase adds melancholy to the whole theme. The frame itself is a window to a past, as if you are peaking at a secret garden. The whole idea of a picture frame is to capture a memory, and The 925 Windsor piece does the job well. Nonetheless, while the picture frame is impressive in itself, the universal silver palette gives it a singular tone that won’t overwhelm the picture itself. 
 
The 925 is available at Schiffman's in Winston-Salem.
 
 

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

No cutting corners

Posted by Schiffman's at 1:00:45 AM in The 925 (32)

The 925 does not cut corners when making quality sterling silver picture frames. In fact, it uses the corner to exhibit its trademark of detailed craftsmanship, its mastery of literally shaping picture frames into an art form. Nothing showcases The 925 exemplary silver workmanship better than its Special Edition line. The Guilloche Empire exhibits intricate flower etchings in its four corners, while a continuous pattern of beads run around the frame. Likewise, the Guilloche Neptune is impressive with its sunrays in four corners. The rays are plated in a gradient yellow tone to replicate a sunrise glow. As with Empire, the Neptune item is framed by silver gleaming beads. The 925 Special Edition also exhibits a limited clock piece, a Kiddush Cup and goblets fashioned out in antique-themed designs.
 
The 925 is available at Schiffman's in Winston-Salem.
 
 

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Frame of beauty

Posted by Schiffman's at 1:00:25 AM in The 925 (32)

Silver is beautiful in the raw but it is soft. Mix copper with precisely 0.925 silver and you get a sterling silver used for jewelries and dining sets. But The 925 Inc., makers of sterling silver picture frames and silver artworks, doesn’t stop at this; they use 24-karat platinum electro-plating to make their sterling silver pieces tarnish-resistant. Beyond material strength and durability, the design makes The 925 Inc. sterling silver frames impressive. The Windsor frame exhibits detailed etchings that may dangerously attract more attention than the photo it is showing. The Victorian Heart frame has the royal touch and grandeur of the era. Meanwhile, the Neoclassical frame reflects an imperial feel inspired by ancient Roman art. Not to be outdone, the Versailles frame is classic French bourgeois. The 925 Inc. offers more sterling silver picture frames at wholesale purchase.
 
The 925 is available at Schiffman's in Winston-Salem.
 
 

Friday, August 09, 2013

Framed up

Posted by Schiffman's at 8:00:35 AM in The 925 (32)

Long before Facebook, picture frames have already been recording our social life, such as our wedding, newborn children, their growing years and graduation from college. At times, we throw in our portraits for good measure. These picture frames mark our life milestones and our precious moments. Wouldn’t you want to use a precious frame, too, for these photos? The 925 sterling silver photo frame is an excellent choice. Whether you prefer the royal aura of the Buckingham frame with its curving lines or the uniqueness of the Round Nostalgia frame, The 925 line guarantees your pictures are highlighted in quality sterling silver. For those with a taste for subtleties, The 925 line has the Plain and Double-Beaded line. They have the usual ridges on the rim and rectangular shapes, yet despite their basic design, these sterling silver frames exudes elegance. 
 
The 925 is available at Schiffman's in Winston-Salem.
 
 

Friday, July 26, 2013

Silver heritage

Posted by Schiffman's at 10:00:00 AM in The 925 (32)

Silver is a favorite precious metal because of its gleaming beauty and rarity. When man learned to mix the metal with another other metal for added strength, silver becomes sterling silver, a perfect utilitarian luxury in royal dining sets.  From cutlery to plates, pitchers to bowls, sterling silver ware becomes a must-have by hosts wanting to impress sophistication and social class on their guests.  But not all silver ware are made equal. The key is to have the right mix, the so-called .925% silver combined with a sturdy metal, usually copper. What better name to brand a company that has perfected this ratio than, well, The 925? The sterling silver brand celebrates the luxury heritage of the precious metal in elegant photo frames, cutlery and other sterling silver items.
 
The 925 is available at Schiffman's in Winston-Salem.
 
 

Sunday, July 21, 2013

Past, forward

Posted by Schiffman's at 8:00:00 AM in The 925 (32)

What is fluid, emotional, sensitive and mysterious? No, we’re not talking about a woman, but the psychology of the silver color. The color also means a time to reflect as it supposedly cleanses emotional stress to pave way for a new tomorrow. It figures that The 925 sterling silver photo frames are perfect for your cherished moments like the wedding, the newly born child or a portrait of your loving family. They are a melancholic yet happy look at the past, while they point to a bright future of a growing family. Guaranteed to have the strength and gleam of the perfect mix of silver and another metal, The 925 frames serve your memories on, so to speak, a silver platter. It is the same workmanship brought by the master silversmith founder, Jack Rabinovich, when he left Ukraine for America thirty-five years ago to introduce the country in fine silver craftsmanship.
 
The 925 is available at Schiffman's in Winston-Salem.
 
 

Monday, July 01, 2013

A Night to Remember

Posted by Schiffman's at 2:00:00 AM in The 925 (32)

Sterling silverware is the perfect balance in a fine dining appointment. Not too pompous as a gold- and platinum-plated dinnerware, nor as casual as stainless steel. The 925 silverware guarantees that your piece sets have the exact precious metal ratio to create the elegant gleam of silver and strength of an alloy. The 925 collection gives you a wide array of choice to match your flair or the evening’s mood. Whether it is an all-important sit down with a valued client or a romantic date, The 925 is a perfect complement to make the night even more alluring. Let The 925 silverware elevate your fine dining from just another night to one that’s worth remembering. 
 
The 925 sterling silverware collections are available at Schiffman's in Winston-Salem.
 
 

Monday, June 17, 2013

Lost in lust

Posted by Schiffman's at 12:00:00 PM in The 925 (32)

Imagine dining in eighteenth-century England with the queen. Your eyes are mesmerized, not by the sumptuous dish served before you, or the royalty at the far end of the table. It is the gleaming silver cutlery in your hands that catches your attention. It’s a The 925, you know. At first grasp you feel the firmness of silver mixed with the right amount of another metal to create that strength. The spoon’s curvature is passionately inviting; you can see your eyes in the reflection glowing with lust. The fork is equally alluring, and without noticing it, your hand is already caressing it up and down. The knife looks sharp, yet it teases  you to touch it. Lost in your ecstatic self, suddenly you snap out of your fantasy. Everyone is looking at you. That can very well be The 925 experience.
 
The 925 is available at Schiffman's in Schiffman's in Winston-Salem.
 
 

Tuesday, June 04, 2013

The Right mix

Posted by Schiffman's at 1:00:00 AM in The 925 (32)

The 925 is all what sterling silver is about not only in name but at its core. It is durable. It is long-lasting and its shine endures tarnishing over time. It is flexible enough to create intricate designs for rings, pendants, and necklaces, among others. Now a little background about the number… in jewelry parlance, the number 925 in sterling silver means that the silver jewelry is mixed with another metal. The ratio is 92.5% or .925 silver and 7.5% other metal, usually copper. The other metal makes the silver more durable, stronger and last longer than pure silver. But the silver component should be precisely at 92.5% to achieve the best sterling silver. With a brand like The 925, you know your sterling silver has the right mix.
 
The 925 is available at Schiffman's in Schiffman's in Winston-Salem.
 
 

Sunday, June 02, 2013

That is What’s in the Name

Posted by Schiffman's at 11:00:25 AM in The 925 (32)

 

The 925 brand name is derived from 92.5 which is the standard symbol for sterling silver. An alloy with 92.5% silver and 7.5% other metals is called sterling silver, which is the ideal composition of durable, malleable and elegant-looking silver perfect for jewelry and gift items.  Jack Rabinovich, 3rd generation silversmith and founder of The 925 silver and pewter, named the brand as such because that is everything that the brand stands for – sterling quality in every piece. The 925 specializes in tarnish-free silver frames that are guaranteed to uphold memories from one generation to the next, in designs that stay elegant and intimate through the passing of years. The most popular among those timeless styles have been drawn up by Mr. Rabinovich, himself.
 
Check out The 925’s sterling offerings when you drop by Schiffman’s in Winston-Salem – an authorized dealer for The 925 silver frames. 
 
 

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