Bakelite Jewelry

Las Vegas, Nevada · 219 Sales


Bakelite Jewelry

Las Vegas, Nevada 219 Sales On Etsy since 2012

0 out of 5 stars

BakeliteArts is taking a short break


Note from shop owner Hello! Our shopkeeper is away and we're closing the shop until she returns. Thanks so much for visiting Bakelite Arts!
-Ruth Ann

Note from shop owner

Last updated on Oct 27, 2014

Hello! Our shopkeeper is away and we're closing the shop until she returns. Thanks so much for visiting Bakelite Arts!
-Ruth Ann

Ruth Ann Gordon

Contact shop owner

Ruth Ann Gordon


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Sandy Mackie

Sandy Mackie on May 15, 2014

5 out of 5 stars

Thank you. I am very happy with my bracelet!


traceybrake on May 14, 2014

5 out of 5 stars

This is a gorgeous ring. I'm delighted. Thank you very much.


mysifara on Apr 1, 2014

5 out of 5 stars

Thank you for affordable pricing,promp shipping and good packaging. Each piece is one piece closer to replacing what we lost.

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In Love with Bakelite

Bakelite Arts is a vintage jewelry and home collection.

Featured Items:
Huge and Chunky Bakelite Charm Necklaces
Bakelite Charm Bracelets
Bakelite Bangles
Heavily Carved Bakelite Clampers
Bakelite Beads
Bakelite Bib Necklaces
Bakelite Pins and Pendants
Bakelite Cameos
Celluloid Cameos

Bakelite Flatare
Silver Plate Flatware
Vintage Glass

The collection includes pieces that have been chosen for the beauty, glamour and joy they evoke. We will be adding pieces to the Etsy shop, a few each week, as time allows.

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Shop members

  • Ruth Ann Gordon


    Ruth is our buyer. She studied fashion merchandising at the Tobé-Coburn School in New York and worked as a buyer for retailers such as Neiman Marcus and I Magnin before getting into the antique business in New York.

Shop policies

Last updated on November 29, 2013
Welcome and thank you for visiting Bakelite Arts! Please contact us with any questions you have about items we're selling.

Accepted payment methods

  • Pay with Visa
  • Pay with Master Card
  • Pay with American Express
  • Pay with Discover
  • Pay with PayPal
  • Buy with Apple Pay
  • Pay with Sofort
  • Pay with iDeal
  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
  • Other Method
We accept payments through Etsy Direct Pay and PayPal. Nevada buyers pay 8.1% sales tax.
Domestic orders are shipped within two days of payment.

We package every item carefully and ship in either a padded envelope or box, depending upon the size/weight of the order.

United States
Packages are sent via USPS First Class mail with insurance, tracking and delivery confirmation. Items valued at more than $100 require signature confirmation on delivery. We can use UPS or FedEx when requested. Please convo us if you have special shipping needs. We are happy to combine shipping on multiple item purchases.

Bakelite Arts ships jewelry worldwide via USPS First Class mail. The purchase price will be declared on the package and the shipment will be fully insured. International buyers are responsible for all fees and taxes imposed by your country.

International shipping for larger/non-jewelry items will be priced on a case by case basis.
Refunds and Exchanges
If you are unhappy with your purchase please contact us within three days of receipt and we will work out a solution. We accept returns for merchandise credit when we're contacted in this three day window and as long as the buyer pays for return shipping (with insurance and signature confirmation).

We want you to feel confident when you make a purchase from us.

+ Unless otherwise noted, Slightly Virgin items are pre-owned, and are being sold in *AS FOUND* condition.

+ If you are unsure about an item, and would like additional photos, measurements or ANY other information prior to purchase, we will be happy to provide these for the asking!
Additional policies and FAQs
+ All items are sold AS-FOUND and have been previously owned or worn, unless noted.

+ Due to the age and unique nature of vintage jewelry, items may have slight, or in some cases, significant flaws. They may also have had alterations such as replaced clasps, restringing, etc. We will point out any noticeable issues.

* MINT: As new, perfect, absolutely no flaws or wear
* EXCELLENT: Previously worn or used with no significant flaws
* VERY GOOD: Light wear, noted minor flaws or optional repair
* GOOD: Visible wear, noted flaws, light repair required
* FAIR: Numerous noted flaws, needs repair, will not take repeated wear
* POOR: Damaged beyond repair or wear. Study piece.

Thank you!