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Tips to Consider when Buying an Engagement Ring

Tips to Consider when Buying an Engagement Ring

Buying an engagement ring definitely requires a little amount of work since there are so many varieties out there. Also, these varieties are not only in terms of the different stones that are available, but also the various shapes of the ring and stones, sizes, what metal to purchase, the preference of your better half, […]

September 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
Peridot Olivine, the Olive Green Gemstone

Peridot Olivine, the Olive Green Gemstone

Peridot in its pure form is really the mineral olivine, which is primarily composed of magnesium and iron as well as oxygen and silicon, and with manganese and nickel being sometimes present elements of the green peridot. When it the mineral is of gemstone quality, it is called peridot or chrysolite, having derived its name for […]

August 22, 2014 | By | Reply More
Choosing Jewelry to Match Your Wedding Colors

Choosing Jewelry to Match Your Wedding Colors

The tradition of wearing wedding bands is as old as time as is the tradition of adornments such as jewelry. While yellow gold makes up the bulk of wedding jewelry used by brides, there are many other precious metals which a bride can choose from. Finding ones that best compliment the dress, style, and feel […]

August 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
Peridot: The “Evening Emerald” and the August Birthstone

Peridot: The “Evening Emerald” and the August Birthstone

He maketh me to lie in green pastures. He leadeth me beside still waters. He restoreth my soul. In the beloved twenty-third Psalm of the Holy Bible, the serenity of verdant fields is invoked to show the goodness of the Lord. That same brilliant green that speaks of prosperity and peace is captured in a […]

August 6, 2014 | By | Reply More
Top Five Peridot Gemstone Jewelry Picks for August

Top Five Peridot Gemstone Jewelry Picks for August

It’s August again and time to pick our favorite peridot gemstone jewelry picks to showcase for the August birthstone. Our first selection is our top selling ring in the peridot and diamond rings category. Featured to the left is our 1.75 carat oval-cut peridot and diamond ring in 14k white gold set with a generous genuine oval-shaped 10mm […]

August 1, 2014 | By | Reply More
Jewelry Materials for Sensitive Skin

Jewelry Materials for Sensitive Skin

While many individuals who have to deal with sensitive skin already know that nickel, copper, and steel can cause irritation and should be avoided whenever possible, many are not as familiar with the metals that can be used in fine jewelry that do not cause such reactions. The truth is, there are many metals that […]

July 30, 2014 | By | Reply More
Holy Spirit Dove Symbolism in Christian Jewelry

Holy Spirit Dove Symbolism in Christian Jewelry

The dove is often recognized as a symbol of peace, but it represents far more than simply freedom from conflict or discord. To Christians, the dove is also a symbol of the Holy Spirit and the Holy Spirit dove jewelry motif is an elegant way to bring His continual presence to mind. The Holy Spirit […]

July 30, 2014 | By More
Yellow Gold Wedding Bands: All You Need To Know

Yellow Gold Wedding Bands: All You Need To Know

Yellow Gold Wedding Bands One of the most classic pieces of jewelry, the gold wedding band has served as a time-honored symbol for love and dedication. Karat Compare Yellow Gold is the standard that all other precious metals are held to. Everything seems to always be compared to standard yellow gold in order to see […]

April 29, 2014 | By | Reply More
Precious Metals in Wedding Bands: White Gold Rings

Precious Metals in Wedding Bands: White Gold Rings

The tradition of wedding bands dates back many years and has been a time-honored symbol of love, commitment, and never ending devotion. While yellow gold is still one of the most common rings used by brides and grooms, there are many other precious metals that lend themselves well to use in wedding rings and other […]

April 29, 2014 | By | Reply More
Choosing Wedding Bands:  A Sweeping Guide of Ring Styles

Choosing Wedding Bands: A Sweeping Guide of Ring Styles

Marriage is both a joyous and celebratory occasion. However, the preparation for the “big day” can quickly become stressful and daunting. Choosing wedding bands should not add to your stress. Instead, finding the perfect wedding band should be one of the joys and highlights of your newly married life. Selecting the ideal ring is a […]

April 21, 2014 | By | Reply More