Kim is a Nationally known collector and has given a lectures on Vintage Costume Jewelry at the Bi-Annual Vintage Fashion and Costume Jewelry Convention in Rhode Island and other Vintage Jewelry conventions across the United States. Portions of Kimís personal collection are featured in the ďInside the Jewelry BoxĒ costume jewelry book series by Ann M. Pitman.
Kimís collection includes necklaces, earrings, bracelets, rings and brooches ranging from simple everyday costume jewelry of the 1950ís to the most elaborate and glamorous jewels to over the top runway jewelry by famous designers like Kenneth Lane. Her collection also includes vintage compacts, Tiaras & headbands, and purses. Bakelite, one of Kimís personal favorites fills one of the cases at her shop, figural pins, Victorian jewelry, an extensive selection of designer signed jewels by some of the most important designers , including Chanel, Trifari, Haskell, Hobe, Boucher, and many others.
Recently Kim's jewelry was featured in an online article in the Antique Trader online on February 10, 2011, http://www.antiquetrader.com/article/top_list_types_blue_vintage_costume_jewelry/