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Illusion-Set Diamond Engagement Bridal Wedding Ring Sets

Illusion-Set Diamond Engagement Bridal Wedding Ring Sets

An “illusion-set” or “illusion-setting” engagement ring is a diamond ring with a cluster of smaller to medium sized diamonds set together as the center stone in order to create the impression of a larger diamond center. The diamonds will be set together to look much like a solitaire diamond center, but are actually a collection […]

May 16, 2014 | By | Reply More
Garnet Gemstone Jewelry Review

Garnet Gemstone Jewelry Review

Garnet is the name given to a gemstone that is part of a group of silicate minerals which date back as far as the Bronze Age where they were used as decorative gemstones and abrasives. The different types of garnet have similar physical properties but they have different chemical compositions. It is a very popular gemstone and many garnet pieces are becoming […]

May 8, 2014 | By | Reply More
Interesting Things to Know About Black Diamonds

Interesting Things to Know About Black Diamonds

Diamonds are traditionally thought of in clear white hues or off white colors such as yellow or blue. Diamonds are a sign of love, purity, and endurance and there are several varieties that you can choose from, one of the most uncommon being black diamonds. In contrast to the common lighter hues, diamonds of darker […]

April 30, 2014 | By | Reply More
Halo Engagement Rings: Five Trendy Yet Timeless Styles

Halo Engagement Rings: Five Trendy Yet Timeless Styles

Some have raised the question, “Are halo engagement rings just a passing trend?” The answer is a resounding “NO!” While halo styles are particularly popular at present, they’re far more than a fleeting fad! Halo rings surround a center gem with a frame of smaller stones that seem to magnify the dazzle of the center […]

March 6, 2014 | By | Reply More
Four Ways to Propose on Valentine’s Day

Four Ways to Propose on Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a day to celebrate love, and when you propose on this day, every February 14th to come will take on special significance. Here are four Valentine’s Day proposal ideas, as well as a few diamond heart rings that are especially fitting for popping the question this time of year. Light up your […]

February 5, 2014 | By | Reply More
Valentine’s Day Deal: 10 Percent Off!

Valentine’s Day Deal: 10 Percent Off!

It’s prime jewelry shopping time! And, when you shop at Apples of Gold, it’s also time to save! Until Valentine’s Day, Apples of Gold is offering an opportunity to save on all of its thousands of styles, whether you’re shopping for an engagement ring or looking for a piece that celebrates a lifetime of love. […]

January 28, 2014 | By | Reply More
Black Diamond Engagement Rings: Luxury and Mystery on a Budget

Black Diamond Engagement Rings: Luxury and Mystery on a Budget

Think that black is a strange color to use when expressing love? Admittedly, it’s not a traditional pick for engagement rings, but it’s not one to be overlooked, especially if you’re looking for a piece that will communicate the wonder of true love. Black diamond rings have a sense of mystery that allows them to […]

January 24, 2014 | By | Reply More
Yellow Gold Engagement Rings: Tradition is Trending!

Yellow Gold Engagement Rings: Tradition is Trending!

From runways to the Golden Globes, yellow gold has been popping up everywhere on the fingers of women known for their style. And, one of the places that this warmly gleaming metal is making a big splash is in the world of engagement rings! Yellow gold engagement rings showcase the most traditional of metals, making […]

January 16, 2014 | By | Reply More
Resolve to Pay Less for Quality Jewelry!

Resolve to Pay Less for Quality Jewelry!

Happy New Year from Apples of Gold! Resolutions are a dime a dozen this time of year, and chances are, more of them will be broken than kept. So, how about a resolution that you’ll have little trouble keeping? This year, resolve to pay less for high-quality jewelry! When you buy from Apples of Gold, […]

January 2, 2014 | By | Reply More
Art Deco Engagement Rings: A Trend to Carry Into 2014

Art Deco Engagement Rings: A Trend to Carry Into 2014

The glamour of the 1920s was in vogue in a big way in 2013, and this is one trend that shows no signs of slowing! Antique style engagement rings that are inspired by the Art Deco Period are characterized by clean lines and decorative elements that are always in good taste, and they’re especially excellent […]

December 31, 2013 | By | Reply More