Monthly Archives: April 2012

Birthstones: Month vs. Zodiac Sign

Our birth month and birthstone have gone hand in hand for generations, but have you ever thought about your Zodiac stone? The Twelve Zodiac Signs (Aquarius, Pisces, Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, and Capricorn) stem from … Continue reading

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Zable Beads

What is Zable? Zable makes beautiful sterling silver beads, glass and crystal beads that form a unique bracelet or necklace. The beads slide right onto the starter bracelet so that anyone can easily create their own collection. With over 400 … Continue reading

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The Earring Guide

Do you know what the name of the earring backing is on your earrings? Fish hook? Stud? Lever Back? Below is a guide to help you know what those types of earring backs look like… also information about the many … Continue reading

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About Tungsten Carbide Jewelry

What is Tungsten?¬† Tungsten is an alternative (yet becoming extremely popular) and super strong metal that is used in many jewelry pieces you may see today. It has a resistance to scratching, wear and tear! Tungsten rings and jewelry will … Continue reading

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Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s Engagement Ring

You’ve probably heard already, but in celebrity news… Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie got engaged. But what does the ring look like? Well, it’s probably huge, you are probably thinking… and it is. Over a year in collaboration with the … Continue reading

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Huguette M. Clark’s Amazing Pink Diamond

Remember the story in a previous blog entry about Huguette M. Clark’s jewelry? Her 9 carat¬†Belle Epoque cushion-cut, fancy vivid purplish pink diamond ring sold at Christie’s for more than 15.7 million yesterday! It is the most valuable diamond ever … Continue reading

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Picking out a Diamond? Do you know the 4 C’s?

A good understanding of diamonds is necessary before you begin shopping for them! Yes, you’ve probably heard about the 4 C’s of diamonds, but do you know what they are? They are Cut, Color, Clarity and Carat-Weight. Cut Diamond cut … Continue reading

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