Tag Archives: Jewellery

How to Spot Fake Tiffany & Co. Jewelry So you just purchased some Tiffany & Co. jewelry and it seems a bit out of the ordinary to you. First thing is to check the packaging, the Tiffany blue has hints of green, the blue is more of a sea foam coloration. The fake packaging is usually more of a blue/teal color. If you are buying Tiffany from a pre-owned jewelry store or estate boutique and the original box and papers does not come with the jewelry piece there are other ways of spotting the fakes apart from the real. Here Read More →

How Much Should you Spend on an Engagement Ring? How much should your man shell out on an engagement ring, it all really depends. According to American Express Spending and Savings Tracker the average amount spent on an engagement currently is $2,311. But this is all relative. According to Glamour Magazine the normal price ranges to $5,229. When 1500 adults were surveyed, 25% said that it was appropriate to spend between $2,000 to $4,999. There is another theory that a man should spend 3- months salary. Depending on his income or debt this can all be different. So what should Read More →

Is De Beers Having Trouble with Forevermark? The answer is no, but De Beers does have some big plans for its brand Forevermark. We all know the catch phrase “the center of my universe” campaign, but do we really know the background on Forevermark diamonds? De Beers Company CEO, Philippe Mellier made a rare appearance during Las Vegas jewelry week to discuss future plans for Forevermark. “There is a demand for branded diamonds and discerning customers are looking for the very best with the name of De Beers behind it to certify that they are the shiniest, the best and what Read More →

60 Traditional Anniversary Gifts for Every Year of Marriage Marriage is more than just love, its commitment, loyalty and sharing every moment of your life cherishing your significant other. One other thing that gets swept under the rug is the traditional anniversary gifts. Since the Holy Roman Empire anniversary presents have become a part of the marriage. Imagine not receiving anything from your husband/wife, definitely a big no-no.  The list consists of a traditional list and a non-traditional list, but lets be honest who really knows about this without checking their sources. The traditional list consists of items that can Read More →

Why Should I Get my Jewelry Appraised? One thing that newly weds don’t take into account is the severe losses they can endure when the right safety matters aren’t taken. When you become engaged or married the ultimate first thing you should do is get your rings appraised. The price can range from $30 to $100 dollars, depending on the jeweler who you made an appointment with. By this point you’re probably thinking, “whats the point? Why do I even care, if I lose my jewelry I won’t recover that much!” This is actually completely untrue. Depending on your insurance Read More →

How to Care for Your Engagement Ring One of the most frustrating things is watching your perfect sparkler fade to a dim ambiance because of over-wearing and not being properly educated on how to care for your diamonds. We have the ultimate guide on how you can keep your engagement ring looking fresh and new forever! Diamond Care The first thing to remember is diamond care 101. Most people think that once a diamond is set you think of the ring as a whole, but diamonds need special care. Being that they are the sturdiest gemstone on earth they have Read More →

Petra Diamonds Finds 29.60 ct Vivid Blue Diamond Petra Diamonds is making De Beers kick themselves for this one. In 2008 De Beers sold Petra Diamonds Cullinan Mine in South Africa. Since being sold Petra has recovered over 100ct’s worth of diamonds!  2014 has just started and Petra announced they have recovered a 29.60ct Vivid Blue Diamond at Cullinan Mine in South Africa. The company referred to the diamond as “one of the most exceptional stones.” There are littles details on what the fate for this rough diamond is, but we have high hopes. Petra has made millions in the past Read More →

Hassle Free Jewelry Cleaning Without any Equipment Are you tired of constantly having to go into your local jeweler and having them steam away all the blemishes on your bling? What if there was a more simple way to clean your jewelry without having to transport it or buy expensive gadgets? Using at-home cleaning supplies is all you really need to make your sparklers look brand new again! Cleaning Your Gold & Pearls Cleaning gold can be the most simple thing in the book! The only ingredients you will need to make a cleaning concoction are dishwasher soap and warm Read More →

The Newest Trend: Baby Teeth Jewelry The next big thing for new moms out there is baby teeth jewelry! If you aren’t courageous enough to wear your child’s teeth around your neck, now you have the option to wear cloned sterling silver or gold teeth pendants! ABC News just released a news article about this new trend. Jackie Kaufman is the proud owner of Rock My World shop on Etsy.com. She has had over 100 orders placed and expects more to come. It is a modern take on bronze baby shoes. The price for a baby tooth necklace ranges, but Read More →

Engagement Ring Guide for Him Proposals have evolved from a simple question to a day that is so special and extraordinary it takes weeks or months to plan. Guys, we are here to help you get the right bling for the thing! You don’t have to be a wiz with jewelry, but just becoming familiar with some of the lingo can help you out tremendously.  The Setting: The first thing to remember is get your girlfriend what she wants!!! 28% of women reject an proposal because they hate the ring. Women are a lot more simple than you think we Read More →