Finding Better Jewelry

  • Four Unique Ways To Present An Anniversary Ring To Your Spouse

    22 April 2019

    When it comes to giving your spouse an anniversary ring, the presentation can make the gift seem even more special. If you want to give your husband or wife an anniversary ring, here are some great ideas you can use to show just how much you truly care. Ring Bearer Pillow You can recall the magic of your wedding day by tying the ring to a ring bearer pillow. If you still have the pillow from your wedding day, take it to a dry cleaner to have it professionally cleaned.

  • Why Jewelry Repair Is So Important

    6 March 2019

    If you are a jewelry owner who has never used a jewelry repair service, you might not be aware of why these services are so valuable. However, jewelry repair is important for these reasons. It Can Help You Get Great Deals on Jewelry For one thing, if you work with the right jewelry repair professional, you can get great deals on jewelry. For example, you might be able to purchase damaged estate or antique jewelry for a cheap price, and you can then have it repaired.

  • Tips For Caring For Your Sea-Themed Pendant

    8 February 2017

    For those that love spending time near the ocean, a pendant that incorporates elements from the ocean can be one of your favorite accessories. If you have recently purchased one of these pieces of jewelry, you might not be aware of the steps that need to be followed to properly care for them. Therefore, you might want to utilize several tips to make sure that your pendant is in the best condition possible.

  • Buying Jewelry for the Woman in Your Life? 4 Tips to Help

    25 January 2017

    Whether it's a new love interest or your wife, buying jewelry can sometimes be a difficult task. The idea of buying something that you know she'll love is often where the difficulty arises from. Don't fret. Buying jewelry for the woman in your life doesn't have to be stressful; here are some tips to help you with the process. Set Your Likes Aside When shopping, it's easy to keep your likes at the forefront.

  • Three Things You Need To Know About Selling Your Vintage Jewelry Collection

    20 January 2017

    If you've been bequeathed jewelry from a relative or friend, you probably already know that pieces crafted with fine gemstones and precious metals can be worth significant sums on the resale market. However, you may not be aware that vintage costume jewelry sometimes commands a pretty price tag as well. Although you can't expect to make as much from a strand of crystals from the 1950s as you would from a strand of freshwater pearls from that area, you still stand to profit at least a little from selling vintage costume jewelry.

  • Fun Ideas for Your Child's Birthday Party Favor Bags

    6 January 2017

    When you are looking for something to place into your child's party favor bag after their big birthday bash, you might go looking for candy or little plastic toys. If you'd like to include something a little different which maybe even relates to the activities of the party itself, the following are some fun ideas you could use to not only create a fun party but have a great favor bag too.

  • 3 Interesting Places To Buy Gold

    2 December 2016

    Gold is a commodity that many investors purchase for future financial security. While the price of gold rises and falls along with other commodities, it's intrinsic value ensures that it will always be a popular buying choice for investors. When it comes to purchasing gold, the process is not always straightforward. There are many interesting ways to obtain gold for your household treasure chest. Here are some of the most accessible and interesting places to buy gold.

  • You Said Yes! 3 Simple Steps To Care For Your Diamond Engagement Ring

    30 November 2016

    If your significant other asked, and your answer was yes, you probably have a new engagement ring on your hand. If this is your first experience with a diamond, you might not know how to care for it. Don't worry. It's not as scary as it seems. While your new diamond engagement ring will require some tender-loving-care, these simple steps will help you keep it looking beautiful. Keep It Safe

  • How to Design and Make Jewelry with Fire Agates

    28 November 2016

    Fire agates are a variety of chalcedony with distinctive internal iridescent colors and shapes. These gemstones are very durable, and that quality makes them ideal for cutting and setting into jewelry. Fire agates come in many different colors from deep reds, purples, light yellows, lime greens, and many shades of blue. Here are some qualities and things to consider when making jewelry with fire agates. Choosing Fire Agates: When considering fire agates to make into jewelry, look for stones with deep colors and well-defined internal shapes.

  • Two Ways To Make Any Engagement Ring A Custom Piece

    28 November 2016

    When you're buying your beloved an engagement ring, you're shopping for something that he or she will wear every day, hopefully for a very long time. If you want to make the piece really special, consider a few ways to add a secret message that reflects something deeply personal about your relationship. Here are some ideas. 1.) Engrave the Diamond. While not everyone these days is still choosing diamonds as the centerpiece for their engagement rings, diamonds are still a highly popular choice—and new technology (plus the natural hardness of the diamond) makes it possible to actually engrave a symbol or tiny message into the stone.