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What Kind of Push Present to Buy

What Kind of Push Present to Buy

What is a push present?  If you’re childless, you may not know.  But if you have had the experience of childbirth, especially natural, then I HOPE you know.  Typically, a push present is a piece of jewelry given by an adoring and appreciative husband to his tired and amazing wife.  This selfless woman had to […]

April 22, 2014 | By | Reply More
How To Remove and Avoid Scratches on Jewelry

How To Remove and Avoid Scratches on Jewelry

No matter how careful you are, your ring will get scratched, eventually.  I know, it stinks but inevitable because precious metals are prone to scratches just from basic wear.  Learning how to care for your gold jewelry is as important a decision as making the purchase in the first place. Many wedding bands are gold, […]

April 15, 2014 | By | Reply More
How To Tell If You Are Allergic To Your Jewelry

How To Tell If You Are Allergic To Your Jewelry

All this time I thought I was allergic to my watch because my skin around my wrist would turn black after I wear it.  The staining was frequent although my skin wasn’t affected in any other way.  It didn’t itch, hurt, turn red, or swell.  Nothing.  I have a yellow gold and steel watch so […]

April 15, 2014 | By | Reply More
Resizing Rings, Metal Matters

Resizing Rings, Metal Matters

For the most part, my ring finger size rarely changed.  That is, until my third trimester.  Then my normally thin fingers turned into sausage digits.  I couldn’t wear my wedding or engagement ring!  Thankfully, the punishment ended after giving birth but it forced me to think about getting my rings resized in case the sausageness […]

April 8, 2014 | By | Reply More
How To Keep Diamonds From Falling Out of Rings

How To Keep Diamonds From Falling Out of Rings

  I use to wear my wedding and engagement rings all the time.  Never took them off.  Then I found out the hard way that my beautiful wedding ring, similar to Apples of Gold’s Blue Sapphire Pave Set Eternity Band (below) is fragile.  Who knows what I was doing but one of the diamonds fell out of my […]

April 2, 2014 | By | Reply More
How To Quickly And Naturally Clean Jewelry

How To Quickly And Naturally Clean Jewelry

  We all know store bought jewelry cleaners work.  Just drop in, rinse, and dry.  Or if you have all the time in the world, stop by the jewelry store and let them clean it.  Seriously, some ladies do this on a daily basis.  But did you know you can get the same results by […]

April 1, 2014 | By | Reply More