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The Coverage Quiz: Test Your Knowledge

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 | Insuring Your Jewelry

iStock_000003960023_Medium Expect the unexpected. It’s the mantra of insurance providers everywhere. You never know what might happen, and jewelry insurance through Lavalier gives you peace of mind that you won’t suddenly be out thousands of dollars to repair or replace your favorite jewelry. But how well do you know your jewelry insurance policy? We’ve created this little quiz to help you understand what’s covered by jewelry insurance through Lavalier[1]. What’s your score?

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Jewelry Gift Guide For Mother’s Day

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 | Jewelry

Mother's Day Jewelry Gift Guide

Your mom – she gave you the greatest gift of all (life!), and it’s going to be pretty hard to top that. But never underestimate the value of a beautiful bauble, particularly when it represents your love for your mother. Mother’s Day is fast approaching, and Lavalier’s jewelry gift guide will help you pick out the perfect present for the woman who’s always been there for you.

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Earrings and Ear Care

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 | Jewelry

Earrings and Ear Care

Whether you first had your ears pierced at age 7 or 70, you know that a cute pair of earrings can  up the ante on any outfit. Earrings can take skinny jeans and a button-down from day to night; just switch out those delicate pearl studs for dangly chandeliers. Your earrings can show your support for a local sports team, put your favorite animal on display, or add a little holiday flare to your outfits, from Halloween to Christmas.

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How I Left My Ring at the Airport

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 | Insuring Your Jewelry Worry Free Weddings

Lost Ring at Airport

Every day, people are flying across America. Some of those people lose their jewelry. Here’s just one example of how it could happen.

I was dreading it. It was my first time flying since my son Liam was born four months earlier, and I’d never traveled with an infant. I was going to set myself up for success: pack our bags the night before, buy some special baby vitamins so he wouldn’t get sick from all the plane germs, arrive at the airport two hours early…

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How I Lost My Wedding Ring

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 | Insuring Your Jewelry Worry Free Weddings

Lost wedding ring

It sounds like it could never happen to you, right? People don’t intend to lose their wedding rings (unless you hate it and want a new one, and there are probably less passive-aggressive ways to achieve this!). You may not be able to imagine losing your wedding ring, but you’d be surprised at the variety of ways in which rings escape from their owners. Here, we paraphrase a few of these cautionary tales (note: some identifying characteristics have been changed to protect the unfortunate uninsured):

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Get Lucky With Jewelry

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 | Jewelry

Baseball players have lucky socks, lucky hats, and even lucky boxers (which we hope they wash between games!). But what about lucky jewelry? Of course your engagement and wedding rings make you feel pretty lucky, but is there any jewelry you wear only on special occasions – when you just need that extra little bit of luck? Here are ten of our favorite lucky jewelry items!

dreamcatcher

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What Can I Use to Clean My Jewelry?

Friday, March 6, 2015 | Jewelry

Clean Your Jewelry at Home

You put on hand lotion and forgot to take off your rings. Your sparkly earrings have lost their luster. You’re getting ready for a big night out and want to make sure your necklace is polished to perfection. Just like you wash your clothes, you want to freshen up your jewelry once in a while.

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5 Winter Jewelry Trends

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 | Jewelry

Winter Trends

They say that clothes make the woman, but at Lavalier we know that a well-chosen accessory can elevate even the dullest outfit. This is especially true in winter, when your best assets are bundled underneath coats, scarves, and hats. Here, we choose some of the most popular trends from winter fashion shows and offer suggestions for how you can incorporate them into your own personal style.

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The Seven Deadly Sins of Jewelry

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 | Jewelry

Seven Deadly Sins of Jewelry

For some fashionistas, jewelry is practically a religion. And like any religion, there are certain ‘commandments’ to follow (for example, make sure you own these jewelry staples). Are you committing one of the seven deadly sins of jewelry accessorizing?

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