New Addition Badge, 1916

My husband outdid himself. This is a 1916 badge with a guard made of a pin belonging to a 32nd-degree Scottish Rite Mason. The key itself is unusual, with a matte finish and a single diamond. Glen knows how much I wanted another antique pin in my collection, and there is a Masonic connection in…

What could it be?

My wonderful husband is terrible at keeping secrets, especially when he knows I am going to be super excited. Apparently, he bought me a new addition to the collection, and he says it is very special. He has never bought me anything Kappa related before, and I wasn’t even aware that he had any interest…

New items!

Two new eBay finds arrived this week! Dance Card from Beta Kappa Chapter (University of Idaho), 1960 Vintage Brass Pin Box with Crest

Sesquicentennial Jewelry!

Attention, Kappas! There is an entire line of absolutely stunning jewelry celebrating Kappa’s 150th birthday! Available on hjgreek.com now are amazing badges, rings, and more. My stunning new badge arrived today. The gold filigree is so lovely!

Suggestions, Please!

I have been working furiously during this fantastic Christmas break time and am hoping to have everything listed by the time school starts back on the 7th. (It is robotics build season and Katie isn’t driving independently yet, which means that I will be a very busy taxi driver come January!) I am unsure about…

Slowly but surely…

Finally, the photos are being added! I admit that I am starting with some of my favorite things, the items that I am most excited about sharing. I never realized how difficult it would be to get good, professional-looking photographs of my collection. After investing in a few photography accessories, I have gotten down to…

A First Post – Welcome!

Welcome to a peek inside my little obsession with “rescuing” vintage Kappa Kappa Gamma treasures from online auction sites, pawn shops, vintage bookstores, estate sales, and unexpected places here and there. If I think about it as “rescuing” instead of “buying”, it helps with the sticker shock I sometimes experience…. Haha! This site is still under…