Jewelry

Stacking Bracelets

I remember when one sizable diamond tennis bracelet was a serious statement. An elegant strand of sparkling diamonds would take nearly any woman’s breath away. These days though, it seems as though three or four bracelets is barely sufficient! Take a look at red carpet event photos, and it seems …

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Pave Diamond Jewelry

As a child growing up in my father’s jewelry stores, I was surrounded by diamonds  and precious gemstones. For many years I took jewelry for granted having little interest in the craftsmanship and the rarity of the materials used. However, one thing that always fascinated me was pave diamond setting. …

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Padparadscha Sapphires

Padparadscha sapphires are a little known treasure in the world of precious gemstones. These unique sapphires are extremely rare and display a striking natural color which lies somewhere between pink and orange. For jewelry connoisseurs these gorgeous gemstones are the pinnacle of fancy, non-blue colored sapphires. The word “padparadscha” is …

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Chopard “So Happy” Jewelry

In case you haven’t noticed, Chopard is everywhere! Nearly every red carpet event in the past 12 months has been simply blazing with gorgeous Chopard diamond jewelry, from the Oscars to the Golden Globes and even the Cannes film festival. With mega-stars like Penelope Cruz, Salma Hayek, Sharon Stone, Hilary …

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Untreated Precious Gemstones

Sapphire and Ruby gemstones are both part of the corundum family of gemstones. Ruby is corundum material occurring in various shades of red. Sapphire is corundum material of nearly any other color including but not limited to blue, yellow, purple and green. It is a little known and understood fact …

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Pianegonda Designer Silver Jewelry

Designer silver jewelry has been elevated into a new realm of modern chic with Franco Pianegonda’s designer jewelry collection. Pianegonda’s sterling silver jewelry designs are bold, unique and fabulous! While perusing the latest Pianegonda jewelry catalog, it becomes apparent that this Italian designer jewelry brand is determined to do things their …

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Michael Beaudry Designer Jewelry

Having grown up in the jewelry industry, I can be hard to impress when it comes to high-end designer jewelry. Oftentimes, designer jewelry simply ends up being the same old designs being purveyed by a new brand, usually with little or no original flair. Furthermore, the quality of craftsmanship frequently …

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What’s up with Hearts On Fire Diamonds?

Hearts On Fire has developed a diamond cut which is based on a modern round brilliant diamond cut with 58 facets. The philosophy behind their diamond manufacturing is simple: cut is the most important aspect in determining the beauty of a diamond. Working off of this philosophy, Hearts On Fire …

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Buying Diamonds Online

One of the top jewelry experts is telling the truth about selling and buying diamonds online. At our store, we offer a large selection of semi-mounts and other diamond ring mountings. As a result, I often end up discussing loose diamonds with my customers. I’ve noticed that many of my …

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Right-Hand Rings

Recently, a large number of jewelry manufacturers have been putting emphasis on right-hand rings  in their collections and advertising. Right-hand rings, also known simply as fashion rings , are basically diamond fashion rings that a woman can wear as an accessory. These rings can be meant for casual day wear, …

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