5 DIY Jewelry Repairs You Can Do At Home

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During this time, it can be difficult to find a jeweler who’s open to service your broken jewelry. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do at home to mend your items to the best of your ability (at least until the jewelers open up again.) We have five DIY jewelry repairs that you can do at home. 

How To Clean Up Your Jewelry Box

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If you’ve got some spare time on your hands, it might be a good time to go through all of your shiny trinkets and see what you need to do with them! After all, jewelry’s like clothing: you might want to clean out some stuff, refurbish a few items, or even get some things repaired. Check out a few ideas … Read More

How To Clean Sterling Silver

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Sterling silver is a great metal; after all, it’s affordable, easy to work with, and has some value as a precious material. But unlike its other jewelry counterparts such as gold and platinum, it does have the tendency to get dirty and change color over time. Cleaning it isn’t quite as straightforward as you might think from all the articles … Read More

How to Sanitize Jewelry and Watches

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While 20 seconds of washing might do the job for your hands, the items on your hands require much more thorough cleaning. Germs and viruses can live on your rings, bracelets, and watches for up to 72 hours without proper disinfection. Read on to learn more about how to sanitize jewelry and watches.

How to Get Your Jewelry and Watch Repairs Safely and Sanitarily

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As we continue to perform our due diligence and stay sanitary during these uncertain times, it’s important to pay attention to every aspect of our daily lives in order to maintain a level of hygiene beneficial to ourselves and the people around us. While many people are aware of the 20-second handwashing rule, it’s also important to note that jewelry … Read More

Why You Should Consider Professional Jewelry Cleaning

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Feeling like your jewelry’s looking a bit dirty? You’re probably thinking; “I can just give it a good scrub on my own and that’ll get most of the dirt out.” Before you do that, we’re here to stop you from embarking on a potentially disastrous DIY project. Read on to learn more about professional jewelry cleaning and how to properly … Read More

The Quick Guide to Stop Earrings From Rusting

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You’ve been wearing your earrings for a while, and then you take them out to take a closer look…blech! It’s turning dark gray or red, and the color just looks off. Chances are, the discoloration is rust and oxidation. But why are your earrings rusting? Learn more here.

How To Clean Tarnished Jewelry

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You’re digging through your jewelry box and you see a beautiful piece you haven’t worn in sometime. Gleefully pulling it out from the back of your jewelry box, your smile turns to a frown as you realize it’s now a dull, splotchy color after months of not wearing it. How do you restore it back to its original condition? Read … Read More

How to Value and Refurbish Inherited Jewelry

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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