Jewellery Valuations – What you need too know!

Getting a ring appraisal isn’t exactly something you do every day, and unknowns can be intimidating. It’s time to set the record straight on some common misconceptions about when a ring appraisal is needed, when it isn’t, and which details are required for insurance. Common Ring Appraisal Misconceptions Right off the bat, let’s clear up some of the most…

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Birth Stones. An Overview

What is the birthstone for your month?  BIRTHSTONE COLORS The birthstones we associate with certain months now are not necessarily the same ones as in ancient times. Birthstone colors were once the most important feature of a stone. Ancients did not distinguish between a ruby and a garnet, for example. The names used in history may not relate to…

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Simple Jewellery Cleaning Techniques

It’s hard not to fall in love with a new piece of jewellery when it’s so dang sparkly. It doesn’t take very long for the sparkle to fade, however, when you’re wearing a piece on a regular basis — or even if it’s just sitting in your jewellery box. It’s totally possible to shine up your own jewellery with…

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About Rose Gold?

The rose gold trend has been on the rise, becoming a cool alternative metal for engagement rings and fashion-forward jewelry designs. History of Rose Gold Pure gold is a very soft metal so it is often alloyed (or mixed) with another metal to make it more durable. Typically, gold is mixed with copper and zinc with the different karat…

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