Tag Archives: Jewellery

How to Make Your Diamond Look Larger So you want to stun your bride to be with an amazing engagement ring, but don’t have all the money in the world to spend on a huge rock. Lucky for you there are tons of ways on saving a buck or two on engagement rings! There are three main things that you can do to emphasize the size of your center stone in your engagement ring. Pave Setting: This is the first and probably the best thing you can do to emphasize the look of your center stone. Even the smallest diamond Read More →

How to Design Your own Engagement Ring for Less  Many people assume that because you are making your engagement ring custom it is going to cost you a fortune. In all actuality you are going to be saving thousands if you decide to customize your own engagement ring. The first step: Choose the setting you want for your ring. Most jewelry stores have a display of diamond mounting with the stone missing. Another option that some jewelry stores offer is taking the diamond out of its setting and selling you just the mounting. One you have the overall design of Read More →

How to Find Out Her Ring Size If you want to plan a surprise proposal for your girlfriend or you just want to get her a ring as a gift, it can be a confusing and stressful process in finding her ring size. There are 4 main things you can do to find out her size without making her aware you are going to propose. The photo above can be used as reference if you have a ring that is her size. Just simply place it over the corresponding circle and that should be her true fit. The first thing Read More →

Buying an Engagement Ring Without Breaking the Bank When a couple first starts out the money can usually be tight. When women are looking for engagement rings they want a big statement diamond and a fabulous setting. Being able to get your girlfriend the ring of her dreams without breaking the bank may seem like a far stretched dream, but it is actually achievable. The Metal Don’t get a ring set in platinum. Platinum is one of the most sturdy, yet expensive metals on the market. Per pennyweight (DWT) platinum is currently selling for $42.55, silver is only going for Read More →

Great Gatsby Inspired Jewelry for Less The film that has everyone inching to the edge of their seat, The Great Gatsby has inspired a whole new trend of jewelry and style. Art Deco inspired jewelry has taken over 2013 from hit television shows such as Downton Abbey, sequences in American Horror Story and the movie that everyone is currently raving about The Great Gatsby. Jewelers such as Tiffany & Company have released an assortment of vintage style jewelry, but the pricing is a bit drastic. We have found jewelry that will make a statement for less of a cost than Read More →

The Newest Trend: Art Deco & Vintage Style Engagement Rings The Art Deco and Vintage style ring is one of the most popular engagement ring styles of the year. We would like to give a special thanks to entertaining movies and television shows such as The Great Gatsby and Downton Abbey. People are becoming obsessed with the 1920s, 30s and 40s. The jewelry is being recreated by not only small jewelry businesses, but even Tiffany & Co. Tiffany’s just released their annual Blue Book which is predominately art deco and vintage styled jewelry. Art Deco jewelry is mostly geometrical designs Read More →

How to Choose Your Engagement Ring Want to find the perfect engagement ring, but you’re a little stressed on the final decision of what you want?Here is the guide on how to choose your engagement ring. Buying a ring is not only a long term commitment, but could potentially be an investment! Go on various websites like Pinterest, The Knot, StylemePretty and more. These sites specialize in wedding inspired style. The good thing about buying a ring is that there is basically a ring for everyone. Some of the most trending rings in 2013 are the emerald cut diamond ring, Read More →

Super Easy Tips to Test if Your Diamond is Real If you ever buy a diamond and have  doubts about whether it is authentic or not there are some easy remedies to ease your mind. Some tips to keep in mind for spotting a fake diamonds is that diamonds can scratch sandpaper or a sheet of glass. Some fakes are made more precise and professional so scraping it on various objects might not work. Also keep in mind that a real diamond does not show up on an X-ray scanner!It also doesn’t react to heat. Now some fun activities you Read More →

How to Keep Your Diamonds Glistening Do you over-wear your diamond jewelry and now it has lost that brand new glisten? There are so many easy at-home remedies to keep your ring from losing its ultimate beauty. There are three main safe treatments we have listed below to bring that brilliance back to your diamond! Liquid Detergent: The first thing is a super easy home remedy that can be done in a matter of 10 minutes! First you are going to take a mild liquid laundry or dish detergent. Dilute it in a bowl of warm water. Make sure the 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 →