Historical Jewelry: All About Ancient Egyptian Jewelry

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Jewelry was an integral part of Ancient Egyptian culture. Gold and stone pieces were given as gifts, exchanged, and buried in the elaborate tombs discovered by archeologists and written about by historians. The Ancient Egyptians paved the way for master jewelry craftsmen through the centuries, and utilized distinctive styles that continue to influence jewelry design today.  Why Jewelry Was An … Read More

All About Southwestern-Style Jewelry

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What comes to mind when you think of the Southwest? Maybe desert and cacti. Or high temperatures and an arid climate. The warm weather and sandy landscape aren’t the only things that stand out about this area, though. The Southwest is also known for its distinctive jewelry style. A Brief History Of Southwestern-Style Jewelry Southwestern-style jewelry as we know it … Read More

Tips when shopping for jewelry online

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Once upon a time, we shopped for beautiful jewelry in person, browsing delicate wares in brick-and-mortar stores. Remember those days? The global pandemic has been keeping people at home and forcing us to reconsider our in-store shopping habits in ways that will likely last for a long time. Luckily, luxury companies are constantly reinventing themselves to keep us bejeweled, even … Read More

The Easiest Ways to Travel with your Jewelry

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The physical act of traveling to reach your destination can be a stressful pain, especially when you’re packing dainty items you care about… Read: precious pieces of your jewelry collection. Necklaces get tangled, earrings lost, a bangle pops out of its pouch and gets separated from the others. We’ve all been there, so here are five hacks to use when … Read More

Redesign Inherited Jewelry: Breathe new life into pieces you’ll want to wear (Part 2)

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If you have jewelry that you’re generally fond of, but something about it isn’t quite right, there can be an uncomplicated solution at hand. There are simple ways to transform pieces from one into another, or even alter certain elements to make it feel more yours. In part one of our series on Inherited Jewelry, we discussed ways you can … Read More

10 Wedding Ring Engraving Ideas to Get You Inspired

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Here’s what you need to know about wedding ring engraving, followed by ten engraving ideas to get you inspired! What to Know Before Engraving First, consider the size of your rings. Rings should have a width of at least 3mm. Anything less is generally considered too small to achieve a precise engraving. If the rings you have in mind are … Read More

Everything You Need To Know About Wholesale Jewelry Repair

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“Can you send me a wholesale jewelry repair price list?” or “What is the mark up with wholesale pricing?” are some of the common questions we get from jewelry and watch businesses who are looking to use a reliable vendor for their repairs. Jewelers, designers, business owners, operations and other professionals are beginning to notice that there’s money to be … Read More