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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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Tips to Keep You From Losing Your Engagement Ring

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 | Jewelry

Engagement Ring

The moment your prince charming slips that engagement ring on your finger, it becomes one of your most treasured possessions. You may never want to take it off, but there are certain situations when it’s better to remove it than risk damage. When you do have to take off your engagement ring, follow these five tips to make sure it gets back on your finger safe and sound.

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Should I Wear My Wedding Ring in the Shower?

Monday, November 17, 2014 | Jewelry

Remove Jewelry in Shower

Wedding rings: there are some who never take theirs off and some who take theirs off all the time. One of the most common questions we encounter is, “Should I wear my ring in the shower?” To help you decide, here are the two primary risks to your jewelry that you should consider before firing up that warm water.

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How to Remove Paint from Jewelry

Saturday, November 22, 2014 | Jewelry

Remove Your Ring When Painting

There are dozens of excuses for not removing your jewelry when you start a project, and we’ve all used them. We had nowhere safe to set it down; we thought it would be a quick, foolproof project; we figured nothing would go wrong. But none of those excuses matter when you realize you’ve gotten paint on your engagement ring! While you can’t go back and un-spill the paint, you can follow these steps to safely remove paint from your jewelry.

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The Most Common Causes of Damage to Jewelry

Thursday, November 6, 2014 | Jewelry

Common Causes of Jewelry Damage

The pieces of jewelry you wear every day are probably some of your favorites. Unfortunately, constant wear makes these items susceptible to damage. Let’s look at some of the most common sources of jewelry damage, and how you can keep your most precious accessories safe.

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What’s Trending in Jewelry?: Fall 2014

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 | Jewelry

Ahh it’s here, sweater weather. Cooler weather and autumn hues are all around as fall is officially upon us. As you begin to break out the cardigans and tights, one of the best ways to add some fall flavor to your outfit is through your jewelry and accessory choices. Not only fun to shop for, jewelry can provide a wardrobe pop true to the season.

Statement Rings

Bold, chunky rings are in for fall. With awe-inspiring gems and a personality all their own, statement rings are ruling the runway. With so many options to choose from, pick a piece that works with jeans and a t-shirt or a killer cocktail dress.
Quintessa Ring

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The Birthstone for October is Opal… and Pink Tourmaline!

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 | Jewelry

Opal

Exactly when we began associating gems with certain months is a matter of debate. Some say that it was a custom introduced by Arabian astrologists. Others believe the twelve gems refer to the gems on Aaron’s breastplate in the Book of Exodus in the Bible, or the stones placed on the foundations of the wall of the Holy City in Revelations. Either way, the idea that a specific stone is appropriate for people born in a particular month is more recent.

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