Missteps to Watch Out for When Buying Fine Jewelry

Missteps to Watch Out for When Buying Fine Jewelry

Buying high-end jewelry is a rare and absolutely thrilling experience. It’s not every day that you get to splurge on a statement piece that is worth its weight in gold. But with such kind of a purchase comes the responsibility of doing it right. There are no rewards for misses, even if it’s close. With […]

Diamond Carat Advice from a Pro

Diamond Carat Advice from a Pro

When it comes to diamonds, the bigger the better, and since there is no such thing as too many diamonds, it is fine even if you found this article after your umpteenth diamond shopping trip. As said before, the bigger a diamond is, the finer it makes jewelry look. That goes for rings, engagement rings, […]

Things That Tell the Value of Your Jewelry

Things That Tell the Value of Your Jewelry

There are some standard ways in which you can tell if a piece of jewelry is of high value or worth chump change. Now unless you are a professional who evaluates valuables every day, you would not need that information. That is true except for the times, when you would need to assess the true […]

Gems That Are Made for One Another

Gems That Are Made for One Another

There are mineral crystals in nature like pearl that are perfect as solo, and then there are others that are made to complete one another. Although the combinations did not come to us right away, but over a long course of mixing and matching, it somehow stands clear to us at this point that there […]

Ethically Sourced Gems and Socially Conscious Buyers

Ethically Sourced Gems and Socially Conscious Buyers

The trends in any sector of fashion are ever-shifting. What was cool last season is out this time. The trends of buying behaviors and preferences change too. The buyers of today are in the best era in the history of ages. We live in the age of information and that gives us all the right […]

Jewelry for the Special Day and Every Day

Jewelry for the Special Day and Every Day

Stores in the 21st century no longer sell jewelry that are specially crafted for particular days and are keepsakes for the rest of the year. Jewelry bought with real money should have use for every day, any day. Luckily, you can now pick and choose those jewelry pieces that are designed to go with both […]

Emeralds for the May-Born

Emeralds for the May-Born

It’s May, the fifth month of the year that comes in glad tidings, bringing with it spring’s bounty of green. But, aside being the month of spring, it is also the month of emeralds, which is the birthstone of this month. So as May spreads out its blanket of green upon the earth, let this […]

Fancy Colored Diamonds Explained

Fancy Colored Diamonds Explained

The common varieties of diamonds occur in colors from colorless to faint yellow. These colors are graded by a scale that starts at yellow which is the totally colorless variety to Y which is visibly yellow. But anything that appears in this chart cannot be technically labeled as a fancy colored diamond. Colored diamonds are […]

Timeless Jewelry Pieces One Must Have

Timeless Jewelry Pieces One Must Have

The hunt for treasures that keep you on the fashion track is a perpetual thing. There are hardly a few pieces that you can wear in your youth through your older days. That is what makes upgrading the stock every once in a while a necessity to keep your collection as fashionable as possible. However, […]

New Halos in the Block

New Halos in the Block

Halos are one of the oldest, most vintage design motifs in jewelry that have survived till this new millennium. Halos have graced all kinds of jewelry from pins to patches, crowns to talismans and more. Early on, it used to be the hallmark of expensive jewelry. Halos floated back up in the 21st century when […]