Tag Archives: Jewellery

New Years Snow in Chicago Costs Jeweler $151,000 Ever taken a gamble you were 99.9% sure you would win? Rich and Peggy Bennett, owners of P.K. Bennett in Chigago made a promise to customers if it snowed 3.5 inches by noon on New Years all holiday jewelry would be free. According to the National Weather Service it snowed 3.7 inches which lost Bennett’s company $151,000! Bennett says he is happy to lose the gamble, it helps his business out tremendously. He is even set to have a champagne party for his customers. Prior to New Years Bennett launched a promotion, Read More →

Tiffany & Co. Executive Ingrid Lederhaas-Okun stole more than 165 jewelry pieces which was of over $2 million dollars in value. She had been taking items since 2008 and finally was convicted December 23rd. Lederhaas-Okun pleaded guilty back in July and has been awaiting sentencing. She received 366 days in jail with a $250,000 bail. Tiffany & Co. gave many privileges to their executive staff including checking out jewelry temporarily. Instead of putting items back on the floor Lederhaas-Okun reported the jewelry as damaged or missing. Tiffany’s didn’t catch on until February 2013 and terminated her immediately. Some items that Read More →

Its the Most Wonderful Time of the Year: For Engagements! Tis’ the Season! Its that time of year again, no not just the holidays, it is officially engagement season! This is the time that couples have a tighter bond than ever before. Boyfriends start getting down on one knee and popping the question, “will you marry me?” Instead of going to Tiffany’s and spending a fortune take a step back and look at other places for inspiration this holiday season! There are certain rules that must be followed when deciding on what engagement ring is for you. The first rule Read More →

The Perks of Having a Cubic Zirconia Wearing a cubic zirconia engagement ring allows women to indulge in lavish rings without emptying their bank accounts. The idea of a cubic zirconia diamond might affect some people negatively because it isn’t a “real” diamond. The funny thing is, most people wouldn’t even  be able to tell a diamond ring isn’t actually a “diamond” ring unless you were told! This synthetic gem is one of the most widely-bought items! A cubic zirconia has stayed the most gemologically and economically crucial competitor for a diamonds since production began in 1976. What makes these stones so Read More →

Jewelry 101: Bridal Jewelry Made for Your Dress Style Unsure about what jewelry style matches with your perfect white ensemble? Throw those worries out the window because we know all the looks depending on your dress style! The Sweetheart Neckline Dress: Just because your dress is strapless doesn’t mean you can wear just any piece of jewelry! A cluster collar necklace accentuates your dress and makes a real statement when you walk down the aisle. Another thing you can add is a nice pair of button earrings! V-Neckline Dress: The unique cut of this dress is enough by itself but Read More →

De Beers Releases One of the Most Efficient Bridal Apps  Da Beers, a reputable jewelry company recently released one of the most influential bridal applications. The overall goal is to make it easier and more attainable for customers to design their own bridal jewelry just by a touch on their iPhone/iPad. De Beers says the app “helps you to discover the perfect diamond jewellery for the most important moment in your life.” You can match a wedding band to an engagement ring, which we all know is a grueling task in person! You can also start from scratch and design Read More →

Amazing Wedding Jewelry for Half the Price We all want to look stunning on the day of our wedding, but sometimes the jewelry to complete our look can be quite pricey. What if we told you there is a way to own jewelry essentials for your wedding for half the price. Here is the guide to saving money on wedding jewelry! 1. Borrow it!  A lot of people don’t realize that you can borrow or rent jewelry even if you aren’t a celebrity! The likelihood of you re-wearing your wedding jewelry are slim to none. Sometimes it is just more Read More →

Lauren Conrad is Engaged! MTV Reality Star turned Fashionista is officially engaged to Guitarist turned USC Law Student, William Tell! Lauren, 27 previously has been tied to Laguna Beach Co-star Stephen Colletti and Jason Whaler. Not to mention the infamous Brody Jenner. We have seen Lauren’s past relationships unfold right before our eyes, and for the first time this is the one guy she has kept semi-private! William and Lauren celebrated their year and a half anniversary back in August and now have decided to take the next step. But who is William Tell? Ever heard of a band Something Read More →

All About Heather Bilyeu’s Engagement Ring Bling The hit show on Bravo! Million Dollar Listing is getting some serious buzz from stars Josh Altman and Heather Bilyeu summer engagement. The two had been dating on the show for years. On the show we watched the couple go from boyfriend and girlfriend to living together and now engaged! Josh is a real estate agent in California that makes some serious cash. According to CelebrityNetworth.Com Josh is worth approximately $ 10 million! Enough about Josh Altman though, lets talk about this gorgeous ring! The ring is a D- colored Flawless diamond that is Read More →

How to Pick the Perfect Wedding Band Choosing a wedding band that works for your engagement ring isn’t always the easiest of tasks. It seems like an easy mission when you think about it in your head, but when your in the moment trying on all the beautiful bands you start to realize, “none of these are working!”. We have compiled a list to help you figure out which style engagement ring works best with what band!  The Pave Band  A lot of people assume since you have a Pavé set band on your engagement ring you absolutely need a Read More →