Additions That Give Your Chain Maille Jewelry That Extra Edge


If you have recently started wearing chain maille jewelry, and especially if you like to put pieces together yourself, you've likely come across multicolored jump rings that make the pieces look grander or more intricate. Adding more details to chain maille can really make a piece pop, but jump rings aren't the only materials you should look for. If you really want to start color coordinating your chain maille jewelry with your outfits, look for items containing these three materials.

27 July 2016

3 Things That You Shouldn't Do When Cleaning Your Luxury Watch


If you want to keep your luxury watch looking great, it's important to clean it regularly. Due to its location on your wrist, it can be easy for your watch to get dirty throughout the day with normal use, but this dirt and grime can make your once spectacular-looking watch look a whole lot less impressive. There are a few things that you shouldn't do when cleaning your luxury watch if you want to keep it in good shape, however, so avoid these things when giving your watch a good cleaning.

7 July 2016

How To Style Boho Necklaces


Boho necklaces have a cool, earthy look and typically feature nature-inspired materials, such as feathers, agates and rustic beads. Although bohemian-style necklaces have a laid-back vibe, they also work well with dresses and skirts. The eye-catching jewelry can easily take you from the office during the day to dinner or a dance club at night.  Here are some ways to style your favorite boho necklaces:  1. Beaded Necklaces  If you're spending the day at a park or the zoo and want to be comfortable yet fashionable at the same time, use a boho necklace to dress up your look.

16 February 2016

Three Customized Jewelry Options To Consider Getting Your Lady Love For Valentine's Day


On a romantic holiday like Valentine's Day, you want to be sure that you get the special lady in your life the perfect gift. A great gift is a gift that shows how important the person is to you, is something they will enjoy receiving, and something they will be able to use often. Jewelry is often a great gift to get for a special lady because it can be worn with pride on a daily basis.

27 January 2016

The Best Ways To Wear Gold Jewelry


Gold is a timeless piece that is right for most occasions. If you haven't worn gold before, you should begin by slowly incorporating it into your wardrobe. That way, you won't regret that you didn't choose a different form of fine jewelry to add to your wardrobe. Gold That Blends In Vs. Standing Out The first step is to determine if you would like to wear gold very subtlety or if you would like the piece to stand out.

14 January 2016

Four Types Of Beads To Have In Stock This Spring For Jewelry Making


The anticipated trends for jewelry are all about layering: relaxed silhouettes with layered necklaces and layered bracelets. Even stacking rings are being used to layer rings on fingers. That means that you'll want to make sure that your store has plenty of available beads to meet the demand. If you're looking for some ideas on what to buy to entice your customers this spring, here are some good suggestions. Lepidolite 

6 January 2016

Important Tips For Beginner Coin Collectors


Collecting coins can be a richly rewarding hobby and can also be a great way to make sound monetary investments. If you are considering this hobby, taking the time to learn more about it is important to avoid making costly mistakes. Check out these tips about how research can help you become a successful coin collector.  Grading Is An Important Determining Factor About Coin Value When you find a coin and you wonder if it is worth anything, you may decide to have it appraised.

29 December 2015

Three Tips For Finding The Most Beautiful And Valuable Antique Jewelery


Many pieces of antique jewelry are not only beautiful, but also worth quite a tidy sum. Whether you're looking for antique jewelry to add to a personal collection or to sell for profit, here are a few tips to help you find the best pieces. Scan local newspapers for estate sales. When someone passes away and the items in their estate are sold off, there's often a lot of jewelry available.

17 December 2015

Common Ring Issues And How They're Fixed


Rings are beautiful pieces of jewelry that can symbolize love, but they're also one of the most delicate and frequently worn out pieces of all. With so many intricate details on a ring, it's no wonder that the small parts and pieces can become broken, damaged, or worn over time. The three main parts of a ring are the stone, the setting, and the band, and each can come with its own set of issues.

14 December 2015

Finding The Perfect Anniversary Gift: Traditional And Modern Alternative Jewelry Options For An Anniversary


When you want to find the perfect anniversary gift, you can start by looking at the traditional gift for the corresponding year of your anniversary. Whether it is your first year anniversary, or your fiftieth, there are traditional gifts with modern alternatives to consider to give your loved one. While you can't usually go wrong by giving a piece of jewelry, knowing what stones or metals correspond with each anniversary year will show your loved one that you are paying close attention.

9 December 2015