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200 Years of Engagement Rings June 7, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Engagement rings are not just jewelry. They represent a commitment, a bond between you and your significant other, and it’s very important to choose the right one. This is not an easy choice, since there are so many options out there. If you need some inspiration, take a look at the 200 years of engagement rings.  Georgian Era The Georgian era represents a period from 1714 to the 1830s. Engagement rings from this period are extremely rare since jewelers of that time melted everything they considered…

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Guide for No Oil Colombian Emeralds June 3, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

No Oil Colombian Emeralds are one of the most valuable gemstones in the world, and in some cases, they can equal the price of diamonds of the same carat weight.  In this complete buying guide, we will go through exactly what no oil Colombian emeralds are, how to find them, and why you should choose them for your engagement ring.  What Is a No Oil Colombian Emerald? A No-Oil Colombian Emerald is a natural emerald gemstone, mined in…

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The Complete Guide to Buying Kashmir Sapphires May 27, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Kashmir Sapphires are one of the rarest gems in the world. Wearing it emits an upper-class aura. It’s a symbol of nobility and royalty. However, there is a lot to learn about this elusive sapphire. We’ve been collecting Kashmir Sapphires for over 40 years, and so, using our knowledge, we’ve compiled a guide that will help you with everything that you need to know before you start your own collection. History of Kashmir Sapphires What…

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Top 30 Engagement Rings for $50000 May 24, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

$50,000 is a generous budget for an engagement ring that allows you to not have to compromise between a stone’s size and quality. However, the wide range of options available for engagement rings for $50000 may be confusing even if you know your second half’s preferences well. For this reason, we’ve gathered the best engagement ring styles on the market and explained what makes each one special.  In this guide, you will find the 30 best engagement rings for $50000 to fit any style – from modest solitaires to lavish Edwardian…

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Top 30 Vintage Art Deco Engagement Rings – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Art Deco is one of the most significant eras in the history of jewelry design. It completely rejected the lightness and ethereal quality of Edwardian era jewelry. Vintage Art Deco Engagement Rings celebrate geometry and repeating metalwork.  And it offers new ways of using colored gemstones. Engagement Rings from this era are trendy today, and the style has received ongoing revival. Art Deco engagement rings are versatile, and each holds unique quality. This article will introduce the top 30 vintage…

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Complete Guide to VS1 Clarity – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

As you might know, VS1 clarity is among the top clarity grades. Minute imperfections within the diamond would be hard to spot with the naked eye. You’d need a really powerful magnifying glass to see them. However, this is far from being the only thing that makes VS1 clarity diamonds attractive. The following details the properties, advantages, and approximate pricing of this clarity of diamonds. VS1 Clarity – Basic Characteristics VS1 Inclusion Properties What Is…

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How To Clean Earrings – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

It’s extremely important to clean earrings. Both for your personal hygiene and also for the longevity of the earrings. Earrings are exposed to more dirt and grime than just about any other piece of jewelry, excluding rings. Unlike fingers (and rings) which will get cleaned often, the nature and location of earrings will mean that the earring dirt will stay inside for much longer. Why Cleaning your Earrings is so Important Using Alcohol Wipes in…

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Complete Guide to Chocolate Diamonds – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

You heard about Chocolate Diamonds and now you want to learn more? Good news. This article will be able to fill in the gaps! Written by Benjamin Khordipour What is a Chocolate Diamond? The History of Chocolate Diamonds Chocolate Diamond Prices Chocolate Diamonds as an Investment Should you Buy a Chocolate Diamond? Shopping Tips for Chocolate Diamonds Famous Chocolate Diamonds We have long seen brown diamonds sold with names like “cappuccino”, “champagne”, “café créme” and…

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Which Hand Wears the Wedding Band? – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

The wedding band is one of the biggest showpieces of the wedding, but which hand wears the wedding band? As time moves on, many traditions change. Learn everything you need to know about wearing the wedding band. Origin of Wedding Bands History of Men’s Wedding Bands Which Hand Wears the Wedding Band? The Order of Rings On the Finger Reasons For Wearing Your Wedding Band on a Different Finger Measuring For A Wedding Band Origin…

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How to Fix a Diamond With a Yellow Tint? May 20, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

When experts inspect the color of a diamond, they actually look for diamonds with an absence of color. That’s why diamonds with a yellow tint tend to be considered less valuable than pure, white, and translucent diamonds. However, there are various ways you can fix a diamond with a yellow tint and make it sparkle. What Is a Diamond With a Yellow Tint? As mentioned, when looking for the perfect diamond, there are four quality…

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Complete Guide To Colored Diamonds – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Colored diamonds are one of the most desirable types of stones in jewelry. The problem is that there aren’t many colored diamond resources. In this article, we’ll give a complete overview of everything that you’ll need to know before making this big purchase. Shop our collection of colored diamond rings. Understanding the Diamond Colors As expected, the vast majority of diamond engagement rings contain stones that are white. It is these white stones that we…

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Why Lab-Grown Diamonds Are a Massive Scam! May 13, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Over the past few years, lab-grown diamonds have received a lot of hype and notoriety. If you google them, it appears that these artificial gems are fine. But the Federal Trade Commission had to intervene. And the idea was to protect you from misleading diamond advertising. The story appeared in Forbes and USA Today, offering a painful truth about synthetic diamonds. The biggest concern associated with lab-grown diamonds is the resell rate. In summary, be…

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Which Diamond Shape Looks the Biggest? – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

You’ve likely heard about the four main factors defining a diamond’s quality – cut, clarity, color, and carats. Unfortunately, these factors often conflict. To get a higher clarity and color grade, you’d have to sacrifice the stone’s weight, unless you aren’t limited in terms of price at all. A lot of women prefer bigger stones to tiny, delicate stones – but which diamond shape looks the biggest?  Read on to find out which cut will make the piece look the most impressive.  Which Diamond Shape Looks the Biggest? Here’s a…

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The Best Engagement Rings of 2021 – 40 Different Styles May 10, 2021 – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Moving to the next stage in a relationship is thrilling, but picking an engagement ring shouldn’t be a burden. Even if you have decided on the stone cut and type of precious metal, the wide variety of options can easily bewilder you. In this guide, we have narrowed down the selection, presenting you with the 40 best engagement rings of 2021. Classical, trendy, modest, or bold – no matter what your style, read on to find the perfect ring to fall in love…

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Second Marriage Engagement Ring Etiquette – Posted in: Jewelry Blog

Second marriages are more common today than they’ve ever been. We’ve created this article to take the confusion out of choosing the Second Marriage Engagement Ring. There’s no reason why starting a second engagement shouldn’t be as uplifting and romantic as the first. The difference is that, usually, you are both older, wiser, and probably a little less idealistic. But do the rules, such as they are, for buying and giving an engagement ring change…

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