Monthly Archives: February 2011

How Jewelry Makes it to The Red Carpet

Harry Winston was the first jeweler to loan jewelry to a celebrity for the Academy Awards which was in 1943. Harry Winston has provided jewelry for the past six decades and still provides jewelry seen at the Oscars this year. … Continue reading

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How Does Color Affect the Price of a Diamond

When pricing diamonds it is a good idea to understand how the color grading affects the cost of the diamond. Especially nowadays when we are comparing large numbers of diamonds by looking at diamond attributes online. Color makes a huge … Continue reading

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Lindsay Lohan Caught on Video in Jewelry Store Walking out With Necklace

The beach-side jewelry store that has claimed Lindsay Lohan stole a necklace from them has provided the video tape of Lindsay and the necklace leaving the store. On the video you can see a friend who was with Lindsay at … Continue reading

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Governor Proposes 3 Percent Jewelry Tax in Conneticut

Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy has proposed taxing jewelry over $5,000 a 3% special jewelry tax. The tax is being called a luxury tax and will be applied to boats over $100,000, clothing over $1,000, and automobiles over $50,000. In 2009 … Continue reading

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Silver is Currently at a 30 Year High

Silver is currently breaking new ground every day. By leaps and bounds the price of silver is continually going up at a breakneck pace. Just a few months back silver was around $16.00 an ounce. Today silver is over $32.00 … Continue reading

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Must Watch Video Before You Sell Your Gold

ABC Action News has done a little investigative reporting on many of the different places offering cash for gold and I was shocked at what the results were. Gold has a standard set price each day. Today it happens to … Continue reading

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JC Penney Penalized by Google For Gaming Jewelry Search Results

JC Penney has been getting aggressive with their SEO efforts lately. They were doing things that are considered to be black hat like buying paid links to their site and have recently been targeted by Google. I had noticed in … Continue reading

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How to Polish Copper Jewelry

How to Care for Copper Jewelry — powered by eHow.com Chuck Koehler has a great video series about caring for jewelry. here is his video on polishing copper jewelry.

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Museum Jewelry and the Story Behind Each Piece – Video

Here is a great video of a museum currator that loves jewelry and has created this video displaying many different types of jewelry from different cultures. She explains each piece of jewelry and the story behind each piece.

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LL Cool J’s Wife Simone Smith Launches New Jewelry Line – SIS Jewelry

Famous rapper LL Cool J’s wife is the latest celebrity to launch a new jewelry line. Simone Smith has been married to LL Cool J for 16 years and has recently announced her new jewelry line named “SIS Jewelry” on … Continue reading

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