Shopping at pawn shops for jewelry is an exciting experience, given how much you can save and the quality pieces you can find. However, to really make the most out of these pawn-shopping experiences, you'll want to take the following precautions. Ask For a Certificate of Authenticity on Expensive Items If you plan on buying rare or expensive jewelry at a pawn shop, then you need to make sure the piece is legitimate.
30 January 2019
You appreciate your jewelry for its beauty and sentimental value, but it's also good to be aware of its monetary value. Jewelry appraisal can help you do just that. Jewelry appraisal is affordable, and it's always worth the peace of mind of knowing how much your jewelry is worth. Here are three reasons you should have your jewelry appraised by professional jewelry appraisal services. 1. You're purchasing insurance. Before insuring your jewelry, insurance companies will insist on having it professionally appraised.
20 November 2018
When shopping at pawn shops, you can find incredible vintage finds—but if the 1920s are a little too ancient jewelry history for 2018, how can you hope to find pieces at pawn shops that will still work with a modern outfit? Wonder no more, because there are retro pieces—looks from the '60s through the end of the century—that are old enough to come back into style again but trendy enough to keep you looking chic and modern.
27 July 2018
If your loved one is Native American and you want to show appreciation for their heritage, buying them a special gift is a great idea. Choose from these four ideas for thoughtful Native American gifts: Native American Jewelry Native American jewelry is beautiful and comes in a wide range of prices to fit your budget. Plus, jewelry is a practical gift because it takes up very little space and your loved one will be able to wear it as often as they want.
26 October 2017
A mala is supposed to be held very gently and with respect. The necklace is used for the reciting of a mantra. Each bead should be counted, starting with the "guru" bead, which is the largest bead on the mala necklace. After the mala has been recited, it is then necessary to flip the necklace over and to count each bead in reverse. If you intend to wear a mala as a necklace, whether for decorative purposes in order to appear boho-chic or to assist you in the recitation of mantras, you will need to know how to wear one.
10 August 2017
Your wife's birthday is quickly approaching. The good news is, you haven't forgotten about it like some husbands do. The bad news is, you have no idea what to get for the woman you love. You know that not just any gift will do. You want to get her something that you know she will truly cherish for years to come, which means another bouquet of roses simply won't do. Here are three thoughtful gifts ideas for your wife.
31 July 2017
If you've been fortunate enough to find rhinestone jewelry online, you will want to take good care of it. This will require the right amount of time and effort to achieve but is worthwhile. There are many things you can do that will ensure your rhinestones stay in good condition. Being aware of tips when it comes to cleaning this type of jewelry is sure to be helpful to you.
20 July 2017
The big day of your proposal is coming, but you do not know what type of ring that you should get. This is a problem that many individuals experience. Some decide that they will take their future spouse ring shopping at a jewelry store, others want to do it the more traditional way. If you are wondering how to pick a good ring, there are a few things that you should know.
19 July 2017
When making and selling jewelry is more than just a hobby for you, you have a lot of important design decisions to make. One of those decisions relates to handmade rings. Do you opt to make the rings adjustable, or do you make them standard ring sizes? Here are some arguments and suggestions for both options. Adjustable Rings If you decide to make your rings adjustable, then many of the rings you create are a "
19 July 2017
A unique and beautiful jewelry pendant can add elegance and sparkle to whatever you wear. It can complement your clothing and help to define your individual style. Fine jewelry pendants come in an unlimited number of designs, styles, and sizes, and can be made of precious metals such as platinum, yellow gold, white gold, rose gold, and sterling silver, with or without gemstones. When you are considering the purchase of a jewelry pendant, look for one that you can wear every day and also on special occasions.
18 July 2017