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The Rare and Beautiful Blue Diamond- What You Need to Know

The Rare and Beautiful Blue Diamond- What You Need to Know

Diamonds are one of the most sought after precious gemstone and it has long been valued for its purity and brilliance. But while the white, or clear diamond is still the most common, many people are surprised to find that diamonds can occur in a variety of colors. Diamond jewelry is often made from colored […]

May 10, 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
Original 1800s Vintage and Antique Style Jewelry from Apples of Gold

Original 1800s Vintage and Antique Style Jewelry from Apples of Gold

The story behind Apples of Gold’s unique American Vintage and Antique-Style Jewelry and Rings Collection is nothing short of remarkable, some may even say Providential. One day, one of our designers, on a mission for used jewelry manufacturing equipment, discovered a large cache of of original jewelry making hubs from the 1700 & 1800s that […]

March 14, 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
Dazzling Drop Earrings: An Oscars Trend for Real-World Wear

Dazzling Drop Earrings: An Oscars Trend for Real-World Wear

Looking for a way to incorporate the glitz and glamour of the red carpet to your day-to-day style? Try a pair of drop earrings! Dangling designs were seen on many ears at last night’s Oscars: stars including Jessica Biel, Amy Adams, Olivia Wilde and Cate Blanchett all sported eye-catching earrings that complemented their head-turning gowns. […]

March 3, 2014 | By | Reply More
Rose Gold Wedding Bands:  A Blush with Style

Rose Gold Wedding Bands: A Blush with Style

Rose gold wedding bands have been trending since last year, and they’re still going strong! The unique color of rose gold flatters nearly any skin tone, and it infuses a wide range of styles with a softly sunny glow. The pinkish glow of rose gold is subtle, giving pieces that are crafted from it a […]

February 25, 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
Amethyst Jewelry: Stunning Ways to Wear the Color of 2014

Amethyst Jewelry: Stunning Ways to Wear the Color of 2014

You may have heard the Pantone, the global color authority and provider of professional color standards for the design industries, announced its color of the year for 2014: Radiant Orchid. However, did you realize that this hue is nearly identical to that of a popular semiprecious gemstone? Amethyst jewelry  displays the hue that Pantone describes […]

January 12, 2014 | By | Reply More
Trend to Watch:  Stacked Jewelry With a Mix-and-Match Feel

Trend to Watch: Stacked Jewelry With a Mix-and-Match Feel

The stacked look is reaching new heights in popularly! While stacked bangle bracelets have been popular for some time, this season is bringing a bit of a new feel to layered jewelry style. Mixing and matching is the name of the game, whether you choose a single piece or set with an eclectic feel or […]

January 6, 2014 | By | Reply More
Gemstones to Match Pantone’s Spring 2014 Fashion Color Palate!

Gemstones to Match Pantone’s Spring 2014 Fashion Color Palate!

Gemstone hues are in! Pantone’s color palate for the coming season contains a number of hues that are strikingly reminiscent of gemstones.  In fact, over half of the 10 colors on Pantone’s Spring 2014 Fashion Color Palate have a gemstone that matches! Check out these gemstone pairings for six of the top hues for spring, […]

January 4, 2014 | By | Reply More