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Engraving Tips & Ideas

Engraving Tips & Ideas

Cut in stone, carved in rock, etched in metal—familiar phrases denoting permanence and endurance. In this era of social media that words disappear or get ...

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

How did Thanksgiving become so commercialized? Over time, Thanksgiving holiday has taken-on commercial significance, and businesses (large and small) are playing a major role in ...

Heading Into Winter with Vibrant Colors

Heading Into Winter with Vibrant Colors

Winter can mean very different things to people in different locations, but for those of you heading into colder, cooler, or even just greyer weather – get ready to ...

Moissanites: A lab-created, less-expensive alternative to diamonds

Moissanites: A lab-created, less-expensive alternative to diamonds

Next to Lab-Grown Diamonds, Moissanite is considered to be the very best Lab-Created alternative to mined diamonds, and for good reason. They are genuinely beautiful in their own right, very ...

Lab Grown Diamonds

Lab Grown Diamonds

First and foremost, it is important to know that Lab-Grown Diamonds are NOT imitation stones (such as: cubic zirconia, zircon, swarovski, glass, spinel, diamonique, etc.) ...

Chain Types: From Anchors to Wheat

Chain Types: From Anchors to Wheat

Chains are probably the most basic staple in the industry and yet chain styles are as varied as the people who buy them. Accounting for ...

2019 Bridal Ring Trends

2019 Bridal Ring Trends

Sometimes the inspiration for bridal ring trends is easy to recognize – like when royal-wannabes were choosing oval sapphires in honor of Kate Middleton’s\Princess Di’s ...

Fall Weddings

Fall Weddings

Autumn continues to be the most popular season for tying the knot (according to the 2019 WeddingWire Newlywed report). Event planners advise searching for wedding bands ...

Birthstone Feature: Check Out the Fascinating History of the Smithsonian’s ‘Chalk Emerald’

Birthstone Feature: Check Out the Fascinating History of the Smithsonian’s ‘Chalk Emerald’

The Chalk Emerald’s impressive clarity, color, size and regal lineage rank it among the world’s finest examples of May’s official birthstone.Exhibiting the most highly prized ...

UK Treasure Hunters Unearth Four Golden Torcs Dating Back 2,500 Years

UK Treasure Hunters Unearth Four Golden Torcs Dating Back 2,500 Years

Two buddies with a passion for treasure hunting unearthed four 2,500-year-old golden torcs within the parish of Leekfrith (pop. 363) in the English countryside. The ...

Jewelry Collection of Celebrated Author Jackie Collins to Hit the Auction Block at Bonhams

Jewelry Collection of Celebrated Author Jackie Collins to Hit the Auction Block at Bonhams

One thousand lots from the estate of celebrated author Jackie Collins — including a 6.04-carat pear-shaped diamond — will hit the auction block on May ...

McMatch Made in Heaven: Man Pops the Question With Ring Hidden in Box of Chicken McNuggets

McMatch Made in Heaven: Man Pops the Question With Ring Hidden in Box of Chicken McNuggets

When Lincoln, Ill., native Kristian Helton was plotting the perfect way to propose to girlfriend Karsyn Long on Valentine's Day, he knew that McDonald's Chicken ...

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