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Protect Your Health While Protecting Jewelry

Monday, July 27, 2020 | Jewelry

Health and hygiene are the most important things during the pandemic. We all need to protect ourselves by practicing good hand washing and using hand sanitizer. It is possible to also protect our jewelry from too much sanitizer and to keep our metals and gemstones from being damaged. With a little planning, you can keep them shining bright during difficult times.

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Deciding on a Bridal Set: Do You Want to Mix or Match?

Monday, July 20, 2020 | Jewelry

bridal wedding ring set

There is a lot to consider when you start your quest for the perfect engagement ring. You could be bombarded by terms and feel like you’re on a steep learning curve about diamonds. Before you go even deeper in your search and run in to terms like bridal or wedding set, let us break down the differences and what you need to know so you can make the best choice.

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Summer Trend to Watch: New Take on Initial Jewelry

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 | Jewelry

initial jewelry necklaces trend this summer

Personalized initial jewelry is not a new trend, but with some modern updates it’s having a resurgence this summer. Designers are putting their spin on this timeless throwback to create an updated accessory you will want to add to your jewelry wardrobe.

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Do’s and Don’ts When Buying Jewelry for a Friend

Monday, June 29, 2020 | Jewelry

Buying Jewelry for Your Best Friend

If you are thinking of buying a sentimental gift of jewelry for your best friend, it might take you back to days of splitting up a heart-shaped necklace. Things have come a long way since grade school, but the idea remains the same. Your best friend has been with you through good times and bad, and you want to show your love and appreciation to her for all that she has done in your life.

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Fresh Ways to Wear Pearls in 2020

Friday, June 19, 2020 | Jewelry

Pearls have always been a sought-after addition to any jewelry box. Now is the time to take this classic piece and make it modern, fresh and exciting for your 2020 wardrobe.

Pearl trends have been hot on the runway and can be incorporated into your wardrobe. These include anything from mismatched earrings to knotted necklaces, and there are plenty of ways for you to add current trends to your own personal style:

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Getting Engaged During the Pandemic

Monday, June 8, 2020 | Jewelry

getting engaged during the pandemic

If you’ve been planning the perfect proposal, popping the question in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic probably is not what you had in mind. Even though this time in quarantine or early phase one openings might seem unromantic and some couples have put their elaborate proposal plans on hold, many others have moved forward using this trying time as part of their story.

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How Much to Spend on an Engagement Ring

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 | Jewelry

How Much to Spend on an Engagement Ring

If a proposal is on the horizon, you will soon find yourself dropped into the world of diamond shopping and wondering exactly where to start. Before you start browsing online or popping in to your local jeweler, come up with a budget that fits you, your lifestyle, and your new future as a married couple.

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Caring for Your Colored Gemstones

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 | Insuring Your Jewelry

Caring for Colored Gemstones

Even though the beautiful gemstones in your jewelry collection may be made from the hardest minerals on earth, they can require gentle care to stay shiny and full of luster for years to come. When you clean and care for them properly, you ensure decades of wear. You may even be able to pass your fine jewelry down to future generations.

Always ask your jeweler about at-home cleaning and care for your specific pieces. Visit your jeweler at least twice a year to have your jewelry professionally cleaned, a service that most jewelers offer at no charge. 

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Tips for Jewelry Shopping Online

Thursday, April 30, 2020 | Jewelry

jewelry shopping online

Even though you can buy almost anything you need online, is it a good idea to buy jewelry through a web site? With COVID-19 and “shelter at home” restrictions, buying online may be a “safe” option. Follow our tips to keep your shopping secure and make sure you get what you are expecting.

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