Buying gold and used or unwanted jewelry has been a service provided by jewelers since the beginning of time. Whether people are looking to make a few dollars selling old jewelry or just want to clean out their old jewelry box, selling gold and unwanted jewelry is a very common part of the jewelry industry.
So, you paid thousands of dollars for a very nice piece of jewelry and over the years it has grown to be as much a part of you as the hair on your own head. One day while wearing it the unthinkable happens – it breaks! But why?
Regardless of if your jewelry is a custom made designer piece, antique, or funky and eclectic, all jewelry is susceptible to damage and breaking...
Are lab-grown diamonds for real?
‘Eco-friendliness’ and lower costs make them attractive, but consider the facts…
Lab-grown vs. natural diamonds: Which would you choose for that special moment?
Who doesn’t love spending a day at the pool, lake, or beach in the summer? Or maybe you travel for the winter and enjoy leisurely activities year-round. Regardless, be careful with your jewelry in and around water.
WHAT DO THOSE MARKINGS ON MY JEWELRY MEAN?
Customers often ask us: “How pure is the gold, silver or platinum in my precious piece? How can I find out how pure my piece is?”
The most important thing is to understand that gold purity is marked in two ways.
There are many options when it comes to jewelry chains. With the many different lengths, metals, construction, and thicknesses, there’s much to consider when it comes to picking out the right chain. In fact, many of our customers have told us that the sheer amount of options can become overwhelming at first glance.
Everyone knows the phrase "a diamond is forever" in part because there is no harder material on earth than a shiny, beautiful diamond. But despite the fact it's harder than nails, many of our customers want to know if it's possible to damage a diamond ring.
.Pearls are one type of jewelry that can be considered both classic and contemporary. They can be worn many different ways, and are offered at a broad range of prices. When it comes to buying pearls, there are many options. From the size, to the color, to the location of origin, there are countless types of pearls to choose from.
Ever find the ring that you have been wearing for 10 years has “shrunk?” Or you were given a ring as a gift and it is too big or too small? This is something we see all the time. Customers want to know their options: Can a ring be stretched or resized to fit their hand?
Have you ever had an allergic reaction with a piece of jewelry you are wearing? Has something you had on caused a rash or made your skin itch? If you answered “Yes,” you are not alone.