Jewelry from the Academy Awards – 2012

Jewelry from the Academy Awards – 2012

Hollywood's most important night of the year is forever captured in memory and this year's Oscar hopefuls and VIPs reflected the timelessness of the event with their choice of jewelry.  Platinum, the precious metal that never changes color nor fades, ruled the red carpet at the 2012 Academy Awards last night. From Natalie Portman and [...]

Proposing on Leap Day – February 29, 2012

Proposing on Leap Day – February 29, 2012

Leap year has been the traditional time that woman can propose marriage. In many of today's cultures, it is okay for a woman to propose marriage to a man and society doesn't look down on them for doing it, or think it's strange, However, that hasn't always been the case. When the rules of courtship [...]

FBI Looking for “One of a Kind” Liberty Bell Ruby

FBI Looking for “One of a Kind” Liberty Bell Ruby

The FBI has issued an alert to be on the lookout for four suspects who stole a “one-of-a-kind” ruby sculpted into the Liberty Bell, valued at $2 million.  Four thieves nabbed the 4.5 lb. gem, along with many other items, from a safe in Stuart Kingston Jewelers in Wilmington, Del., on Nov. 1. The piece [...]

Tangerine Tango – Pantone Color for 2012

Tangerine Tango – Pantone Color for 2012

The Color for 2012 is Tangerine Tango - a warm reddish orange that’s “reminiscent of the radiant shadings of a sunset”  Tangerine Tango promises to provide “the energy boost we need to recharge and move forward.” Tangerine Tango, or Pantone color 17-1463, is the color authority’s Color of 2012 for its “vivaciousness and adrenaline rush [...]