Tag Archives: Gold

10 Tips for Traveling with Jewelry No matter where you are going you need to be sure of your surroundings. Traveling can be one of the most dangerous voyages you take if there are some serious sparklers on you. As you scramble to pack your essentials remember these tips before your next escourgeon.  Although many traveling experts recommend leaving your most expensive jewelry pieces at home in a secure place, this doesn’t always want to be the option foe some people.  1. Use secured vault or the two-key control safety deposit in a hotel. Although it may not seem like the Read More →

Platinum vs. White Gold When buying a piece of jewelry, or shopping for an engagement ring, the one question constantly asked is ‘what is better? Platinum or Gold?’ Some jewelers may tell you platinum, but not back it up with any actual knowledge. Platinum is a very expensive precious metal, in 2012 it was a whopping $1,407 per oz! But why is this such a hot commodity in the jewelry market? Believe it or not, but platinum is a natural occurring metal, while white gold on the other hand is a man mad product consisting of various materials. White is Read More →

Check out the Bling on Caroline Wozniacki! Incase you don’t know who this blond bombshell is she is a Danish tennis player who has had the title of World No. 1 on the WTA tour. The 23 year old athlete just has been linked to UK gold star Rory McIlroy for a year now. McIlroy is from Holywood, United Kingdom and is part of both European and PGA tours. He is 24 and also scoring big on the field. McIlroy has held number one titles and is a two-time champion. Both Wozniacki and McIlroy announced their engagement via twitter on New Years Day. Wozniacki Read More →

How to Clean Your Jewelry Most people think you need high-tech equipment to clean your luxurious jewels, when in reality you can get that sparkly new look right at home! All that you need is some at-home supplies!  Gold Jewelry What you will need Drying Cloth or Towel Liquid Dishwasher Soap A toothbrush For 15 minutes you want to keep your gold jewelry in a soapy solution. It should consist of 2 cups of warm water and a couple of drops of liquid dishwasher soap. Once it has soaked go ahead and take it out and give it a good Read More →

How to Know if Your Metal Jewelry is Real We all know that the jewelry business can be quite the market to get tricked into spending a large amount of money. Don’t be fooled by the shinyness or the affordable price. Make sure you know your knowledge and DO YOUR RESEARCH prior to purchasing an item. This is no April Fool’s joke you need to know your jewelry before you make any type of purchase, large or small. Lets start off with silver. Silver is a low priced metal which usually means being cloned is unlikely. Today according to a Read More →

It’s time to pick out an engagement ring, but which metal should you choose? Here’s a little information about each metal to help you make your decision. Platinum: This natural white metal is known for how strong and pure it is. It’s durable, so it’s sure to keep your diamond or gemstone nice and safe and is hypoallergenic so it won’t irritate sensitive skin. Yellow Gold/White Gold: This naturally yellow metal is 70 to 75 percent pure and is turned into white gold when the surface is plated with rhodium. This means, though, that eventually the coating can wear off Read More →