Emerald: Soother of Souls

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Emerald’s lush green color has soothed souls and excited imaginations since antiquity. Its name comes from the ancient Greek word for green, “smaragdus.” Its color reflects new spring growth, which makes it the perfect choice as a birthstone for the month of May. It’s also the gemstone for … [Read more...]

The History of the Engagement Ring

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The history of the engagement ring and its romantic traditions resonate through time. The Romans first introduced the betrothal ring as a plain, iron hoop. Among the gentry, the iron ring was worn while indoors and replaced with the more valuable gold band when outdoors. As early as the 4th century AD … [Read more...]

Introducing: “The Ring Cam”

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For all married couples it is the defining moment of their lives. The moment that sends them on a journey of discovery, love, trust until death do us part... Now this amazing moment can be captured on video for couples to treasure for the rest of their lives. And it could not be simpler to achieve. Introducing: … [Read more...]

How to Clean Silver Jewelry

How to Clean Your Silver

Silver jewelry is beautiful and offers great durability. However, once silver has been exposed to humidity silver will start to tarnish. Here is how to clean silver jewelry and how to maintain it: This tarnish will build up quickly and eventually will leave your silver jewelry with a dark black coating. This problem is easily … [Read more...]

Be Smart When Buying a Diamond

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You need to be smart when buying a diamond and ensure you do your homework well in advance. Here are some tips that will help you approach your purchase in a wise and sensible fashion. 1) When buying a diamond choose a jeweller as you would choose a doctor. He or she should be armed with expert training, … [Read more...]

Purchasing an Engagement Ring

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Purchasing an engagement ring can seem like a daunting task, but with the correct information and right approach it can actually be a fun and painless process. When it comes to purchasing an engagement ring know what you want to spend:  You will be confronted with a dizzying array of choices when it comes to engagement rings, … [Read more...]