Decisions To Make When You Order A Custom Name Pendant


A popular type of custom jewelry is a name pendant, which you can order in many different metals and hang from a favorite chain around your neck. People take different approaches when they order this piece of jewelry. Some people favor a pendant that displays their own name, while others wish to wear the name of a child or significant other. If you have an idea about how you want to proceed, your next step will be to contact a custom jeweler.

6 January 2022

Sell The Design Or Sell The Gold?


Finding a treasure trove of vintage gold jewelry pieces when you go to estate sales can be exciting if you're a jewelry fanatic, but it can also be helpful if you're just looking for great deals on things you can sell for higher prices. Estate jewelry that someone is trying to get rid of for a cheap price could actually be worth a lot to collectors; many people just don't realize what they had sitting in that box they inherited from a long-lost relative, so they just want to get rid of anything they wouldn't wear themselves.

15 September 2021

Buying Texas Handcrafted Sterling Silver Jewelry: What To Look For


When buying sterling silver jewelry, you're looking for more than that .925 stamp verifying the authenticity of the silver; you're looking at comfort, beauty, and more. Texas handcrafted sterling silver jewelry is a great investment, and when you know what you're truly looking for in quality, you can feel more confident in the investment you make. Whether you are in the market to add to your sterling silver collection or you just want to buy some pretty Texas handcrafted silver jewelry for a friend or loved one, use this guide to assist you.

27 May 2021

Answers To Your Questions About Diamond Appraisals


Are you thinking about having a diamond appraised? Here are some answers to some of the questions you may have about doing so: How Does the Process Work? The diamond appraisal process starts with an initial consultation. During the consultation, your appraiser will likely ask a series of questions that gives them insight into what your goals are. Do you plan to sell the diamond, or are you getting it appraised so that you can properly insure it?

24 February 2021

Things To Consider When Buying A Stainless Steel Chain Necklace


Whether you're looking for something to hang a pendant from, or you just want a new chain to wear with your favorite outfits, there are a lot of things that you need to consider to make sure that you get the right piece. When you're ready to start shopping for a stainless steel chain necklace, here are a few things that you need to know. Choose Your Finish The best thing about stainless steel is that it's naturally resistant to rust and corrosion.

30 October 2020

Give Jewelry to Those in Your Wedding Party


When you select a gift for those who will be part of your wedding, think of giving them some jewelry. By doing that, they will always have something tangible to remember your special day and the part they played in it. How much you can spend on the jewelry will, of course, determine what you purchase. Here are some ideas that might help you. 1. Gifts for the Bridesmaids  If you are on a limited budget, think of buying each bridesmaid a set of silver-toned or gold-toned bangle bracelets.

21 July 2020

3 Questions to Ask Your Loved One to Determine the Perfect Engagement Ring


You're getting ready to pop the question and just need to know exactly which engagement ring will seal the deal. Here are three questions to ask before picking out the perfect ring. (Bonus points if you can figure out the answer without actually asking - subtlety keeps the best secrets.) 1. What Do You Think of So-and-So's Ring? This question works well if you both know someone who has recently gotten engaged or married.

22 April 2020