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Best Jewelry of 2013

Best Jewelry of 2013

Drumroll, please! To follow are the five best pieces of the year, five rings that are true standouts for their exquisite style and flawless craftsmanship. This year’s top picks include both wedding bands and stunning gemstone rings, all of which display undeniable beauty, and all of which have proven their popularity. Vintage styles are an […]

June 17, 2013 | By | Reply More
Art Deco Engagement Rings: The Roaring 20s Come to Life

Art Deco Engagement Rings: The Roaring 20s Come to Life

Vintage engagement rings have been gaining fans for some time, and recently, rings inspired by the 1920s have been taking the spotlight. Art Deco styles have gained top billing in a number of lists of top trends. For example, MSN shopping cited Art Deco as one of its 2013 engagement ring trends saying, “’Vintage’ has […]

June 10, 2013 | By | Reply More
Allie Madison Reviews White Topaz Stud Earrings from ApplesofGold.com

Allie Madison Reviews White Topaz Stud Earrings from ApplesofGold.com

Meet Allie Madison & wear her white topaz stud earrings in 14k white gold, from ApplesofGold.com! Transcript: Hi, this is Allie Madison from ApplesofGold.com and today I’m reviewing a timeless pair of stud earrings that calls to mind the versatile sparkle of diamonds, but at a much lower price. These white topaz dazzlers add a […]

June 8, 2013 | By | Reply More
Amethyst Rings: Glittering Ways to Wear the Violet Trend

Amethyst Rings: Glittering Ways to Wear the Violet Trend

You’ve probably heard a lot about emerald as Pantone’s color of the year, but this vibrant green hue isn’t the only color to enjoy star status this spring and summer. Pantone’s color palate for these seasons also includes an eye-catching shade of lavender, “African Violet,” and this hue has been popping up all over the […]

May 31, 2013 | By More
Tension Set Rings: No Prongs, No Problem!

Tension Set Rings: No Prongs, No Problem!

The tension setting is unique—it actually makes gemstones seem to float in midair! From colorful pieces for your right hand to half carat diamond rings, this setting is making a splash for its matchless modern look. While a tension setting may seem like a precarious way to hold a precious gem, it’s actually quite secure. […]

May 20, 2013 | By More
Unique Gemstone Rings: Refreshing Ways to Wear the Season’s Pastel Trend

Unique Gemstone Rings: Refreshing Ways to Wear the Season’s Pastel Trend

Pastels are popping up everywhere this spring! From dresses to ballet flats to sunglasses, light greens, pinks and purples are making a splash—and jewelry is no exception. However, unlike a pair of mint green skinny jeans, unique gemstone rings that feature pastel-colored stones will be just as wearable next season, and for many seasons to […]

April 26, 2013 | By More
Top Diamond Engagement Rings for Today’s Brides

Top Diamond Engagement Rings for Today’s Brides

While there are numerous factors in what makes an engagement ring truly extraordinary, the best diamond rings all have two things in common: they’re designed with excellence and they’re crafted from only the finest materials. If you’re in search of a ring that exhibits both qualities, check out these three picks, all taken from Apples […]

April 10, 2013 | By More
Gold Bangle Bracelets: Four Ways to Wear this Iconic Style

Gold Bangle Bracelets: Four Ways to Wear this Iconic Style

For thousands of years, bangle bracelets have adorned wrists in classy fashion, from the traditional pieces worn by brides in South Asia to the bangles favored by Jacqueline Kennedy to the bracelets seen on recent runways. These sleek circles are able to take any outfit up a notch, and Apples of Gold carries a variety […]

April 9, 2013 | By More
What is Art Deco?

What is Art Deco?

The designs of the 1920s are back, and they’re making their mark on the jewelry world. First forged in a time of Jazz and Flappers, Art Deco styles capture a sense of excitement that’s both time-honored and modern, with style that’s too classy to ever be forgotten. Vintage gemstone rings that showcase Art Deco designs […]

January 24, 2013 | By More
Emerald Jewelry in Honor of Pantone’s Color of the Year

Emerald Jewelry in Honor of Pantone’s Color of the Year

The color of the year isn’t just inspired by one of the classic precious gemstones; it’s also named for one! Last month, Pantone (the company that produces professional color standards for the design industries) announced that Emerald is the color of 2013, describing this hue as “radiant,” “jewel-toned,” “balanced yet sophisticated” and “a lively, radiant, […]

January 18, 2013 | By More