Category Archives: Jewelry Tips

Buying Fine Jewelry – The Art and Science

For nearly every fine jewelry purchase, there is a reason behind that purchase.  The human perception classifies fine jewelry as being an elite purchase.  In most cases, there is a fine jewelry purchase for every special occasion, moments of celebration … Continue reading

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Making Bead Jewelry at Home – Video

How to Make Jewelry at Home —powered by eHow.com This video-article offers an easy to follow guide for all avid crafters about how to get into jewelery-making. Introducing a few items from the local craft store and some basic technique … Continue reading

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How to Use a loupe to Inspect Diamonds and Gemstones

Using a loupe while looking at a diamond or a gemstone can be useful even for the beginner. A loupe in the hands of a gemologist is even more useful because of the knowledge acquired through training and experience. The … 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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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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Jewelry Storing Tips

Gina Stigi shows us a few ideas of how you can store your jewelry. She believes in displaying your jewelry instead of hiding it. If you have many pieces of jewelry it makes more sense and seems more efficient to … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Engagement Ring Sales Peak

Engagement ring sales seem to peak each year around Valentine’s Day. Engagement rings are a large purchase and this time of the year is best time for engagement ring sales. Christmas and Valentines Day are the two busiest engagement ring … Continue reading

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Fine Jewelry – A Forever Valentine’s Gift

Sure, women like roses, cards, chocolates, and maybe teddy bears; but if you really want to make your girl happy you better be looking at jewelry. Not the cheap stuff that falls apart in a year. Look at fine jewelry … Continue reading

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Know Your Diamond Color

G,H, and I are normally the best color for your dollar when purchasing a diamond. I normally try to get a SI1 or better for the clarity and “H” or “I” for the color. These diamonds look great to the … Continue reading

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How to Find Diamond Imperfections

In this video it is clearly explained how the average person looking for a piece of diamond jewelry should look for when looking at the diamond. A flawless diamond is clear so any black spots, clouds, or tiny dots are … Continue reading

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