How To Replace A Broken Gemstone

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A broken gemstone in a ring or a pendant can be the source of a lot of heartbreak! Fortunately it’s not the end for your favorite piece. Read on to learn more about how to replace a broken gemstone.

How To Replate A Chain Necklace

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Gold plated chain necklaces are the best way to get that bling look without spending that bling cash! But what happens when the gold plating’s starting to wear off? Here’s how to replate a chain necklace and get it back to its original look.

Ring Jackets: What You Need To Know

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You may have seen a recent trend for elaborate and beautiful wedding ring stacks, consisting of a showstopping solitaire ring and two or one side rings that form a unique pattern to frame the center ring. But what exactly are these ring jackets, and why should you consider one for your own special ring? Here’s what you need to know.

A Quick Guide To Resizing Gemstone Rings

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Sizing can be a scary process for many a ring lover because of the complicated work. After all, the ring needs to be cut open and soldered back together with heat, and all of this labor could potentially harm stones in your item. So how do you work with rings that have fragile gemstones in the design? Here’s a quick … Read More

Jewelry Components: Clasps and Jump Rings

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Missing a clasp on your favorite bracelet or necklace? Need a little jump ring for the charms on your chain? Jewelry components such as clasps and jump rings can be hard to find and repair, but here’s what you need to know in order to get started.

Dangly Earring Backs: French Wires vs Lever Backs

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Dangly earrings are all the rage, but they do come in different earring back styles that you should consider before you make a purchase. The two most common types of dangly earring back styles are french wires and lever backs. But which one is best for you? Read on to learn more about these dangly earring back styles.

22k and 24k Jewelry Repair: What You Need To Know

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22k and 24k gold is very common from Asian countries where the purity of gold standard is generally higher. Because this is extremely high content gold, the metal is very soft and difficult to work with. So what should you if you have a 22k or 24k item in need of repair? Read on to learn more about 22k and … Read More

4 Anniversary Jewelry Ideas To Consider

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An anniversary is a special commemoration of you and your significant other! Sometimes it can be difficult to come up with new ideas for anniversary gifts each year though, but we have you covered with 4 innovative anniversary jewelry ideas that add just the perfect little touch to your gift to show that you care. Read on to learn more … Read More

A Quick Guide To Best Chains For Pendants

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If you’ve got a pendant and you’re looking for a chain, you might want to think about what style of chain is the best for your needs in terms of aesthetic and durability. Here’s a guide to the best chains for pendants