Everything You Need to Know About Ring Head Replacement


The head of your ring is essentially the focal point of the entire design- it’s the part that holds the center stone, after all! Thanks to the fact that it protrudes out from your finger, it sustains a lot of wear on a daily basis. Over time, the head gets damaged and weak, requiring you to get a ring head … Read More

Jewelry Modification: What’s Doable?

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Repurposing and upcycling are the buzzwords of today, and we absolutely love it when our customers come in with old pieces and new ideas. But jewelry modification isn’t always easy, and the possibilities are endless. Read on to learn more about what’s actually viable when it comes to changing up your jewelry.

How to Look After Your Mechanical Watch


Maybe you’ve just purchased your first fancy watch, or received a gift from someone. You can see through the glass that the watch has a wonderfully intricate mechanism. But how are you supposed to take care of it? Read on for some guidelines about mechanical watch maintenance.

How to Value and Refurbish Inherited Jewelry


Recently a client reached out to us about a cache of jewelry he had just received from his mother. He wasn’t quite sure what to do with it, but he did want to know if the jewelry was fine in terms of metal and stone quality. We were more than happy to help him determine the inherited jewelry value, and … Read More

6 Engagement Ring Trends to Watch in 2019


Engagement season is rolling in right after summer, so right now is the best time to think about engagement rings before everyone swoops in on the market! We’ve compiled a juicy list of the hottest trends this year for would-be brides and flustered suitors, so read on to learn more about six popular engagement ring trends for 2019!

4 Ring Solutions for Big Knuckles


For all the ring lovers out there, big knuckles are the bane of your ring-loving existence. They just seem impossible to work with- they stop you from wearing your favorite rings, and when you finally get your band over the knuckle, it’s too loose for that part of your finger. So what can you do, aside from sizing up and … Read More

Can You Unsolder Rings?


When people get their rings soldered together, it’s usually out of convenience. The rings are fused together to form one piece that is easy to take on and take off, and they stop rotating around your finger. However, it becomes a bit of a problem if you decide that you want to wear your rings differently…how do you separate them? … Read More

What To Do When My Watch Crystal Breaks


Accidents happen all the time. It might just be a simple drop, or you swinging your hand out a little too far- either way, you’ve just heard your watch crack, and now there’s a jagged split running down the crystal that doesn’t exactly add to the aesthetic of your favorite timepiece. But before you start to throw away the watch … Read More

What Are Alternative Gemstones and Why Are They More Affordable?


Love sparkly gems but you’re on a budget? It’s time for you to consider some alternatives that will save your wallet or credit card from looking dangerously sad. From genuine stones, to synthetics and simulants, there’s something for everyone’s price range here. Read on to learn about alternative gemstones that won’t break the bank.