A Quick Guide To Choosing The Right Shape Of Diamond For An Engagement Ring


If you are sure that you have met the person with whom you would like to spend the rest of your life and are more than a bit nervous about buying the right engagement ring, it is important for you to learn important information about the shape of diamonds you are considering. For instance, if you are on a budget, you might be surprised to earn that certain shapes of diamonds are frequently smaller than others, so by choosing them, your beautiful ring can still be affordable.

5 August 2016

Give Some Jewelry That Symbolizes What You Truly Mean


When you buy jewelry, it may help to know the hidden meaning behind many popular gemstones. This can help you send a special message to someone you love and provide the perfect way to convey your feelings. Visit jewelers and sites to find distinctive pieces using the perfect stone to say what you really mean. Some meanings behind the gemstone include: Emeralds Emeralds signify love and prosperity, and are also used to express the sentiment that you should live life to its fullest.

20 July 2016

Feel A Little Self-Conscious Wearing A Statement Necklace? Try These Four Tricks


Statement necklaces are all the rage these days—these big, often elaborate necklaces that provide a focal point to an outfit in any combination of colors and metals have dominated the fashion scene for a while. But what if you're a little shy about adopting the look? If you aren't quite sure how to pull off a good look with one of these big, glittering beauties, try these tricks: 1. Tuck one under an open collared shirt.

7 April 2016

Treat Your Vintage Watch Right


If you have just gotten a vintage watch, you are probably counting yourself lucky that you have found yourself a beautiful new accessory. But before you start wearing your watch, you need to know how to take care of it properly. That watch has already lasted a long time, and you want to make sure that it continues to last a long time.  Get It Checked The very first thing you should do is to take it to an expert and have it checked over carefully.

16 July 2015

4 Reasons To Buy Vintage Jewelry


If you are currently looking for the perfect jewelry item for a loved one, why not purchase vintage jewelry? There are many benefits of vintage jewelry as opposed to brand new jewelry items, and your loved one might really appreciate the sentiment. Here are some reasons to purchase vintage jewelry. It is fun to shop for If you don't just want to walk into a jewelry store and buy the first necklace you find that you like, you will really enjoy shopping for vintage jewelry.

3 June 2015

Selling Coins Online? Ensure They Reach Their Destination Safely


Shopping for gold coins online provides a satisfying rush akin to auction fever. You've got a specific coin in mind, you spend considerable time scouring the Internet for it and, then, it happens -- you find exactly what you're looking for. But in order to pay for this prized item, you decide to first sell some coins from your collection. Whether you belong to an online coin marketplace or choose to use a service such as eBay, you should always put significant care into packing and shipping your coins to ensure they reach the buyer safely.

22 May 2015

Choosing Topaz For Your Custom Jewelry Design


Topaz is a beautiful, versatile stone that ranges from colorless to bright blue. Many factors affect the price of a topaz stone. However, when considering topaz for your custom jewelry piece, keep in mind not only the quality and price of the stone, but how it will fit into your overall design. Topaz Colors When you say topaz, most people automatically think blue. Yellow is actually just as common as blue, and the shades range from pale to bright, sometimes with hints of green.

16 April 2015

3 Nontraditional Wedding Ring Themes You'll Love


Fine diamonds, silver, and gold are all beautiful, but sometimes you'll want something a little different. Nontraditional wedding and engagement rings are made out of a plethora of interesting items, from rose gold to pearls and rare gems. Here's three nontraditional wedding rings that you may be interested in owning.  Creative Rings: Animal Shapes Normally, you wouldn't think of a wedding ring taking on the shape of an animal, but if you're a zookeeper or animal lover, this might just be a ring you'll want to own.

30 March 2015

Engagement Ring Lore


Have you ever wondered where the tradition of engagement rings came from? Why are they traditionally made with diamonds? Why do they go on the left ring finger? Why are they supposed to cost a certain number of months' worth of your salary? Here is a guide to engagement ring lore and what has made this historical tradition what it is today. Why a Ring? The first question many people have about the tradition of engagement rings is about the existence of rings as a tradition at all.

23 March 2015

Tips For Buying Jewelry At A Pawnshop


If you are interested in purchasing jewelry from a pawnshop in an attempt to save yourself a little bit of money, you are on the right path. Of course, there are some things that you are going to want to keep in mind when looking over the available selection of jewelry. By keeping the following advice in mind, you will save yourself a lot of money and disappointment. Ask For The Papers

10 March 2015