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Why are Emeralds, Sapphires and Rubies More Expensive than Other Gemstones?

Why are Emeralds, Sapphires and Rubies More Expensive than Other Gemstones?

Precious Genuine Emeralds, Sapphires, and Rubies tend to be more expensive than other gemstones, like amethyst, garnet, citrine, etc. In fact, a very high quality emerald, sapphire or ruby can be even more expensive per carat than a diamond. Why is that the case? Emeralds, Sapphires, and Rubies (the “big 3”) are generally considered precious […]

April 27, 2018 | By | Reply More
How to Convert 10K, 14K, 18K Gold, Silver & Platinum Gram Weights

How to Convert 10K, 14K, 18K Gold, Silver & Platinum Gram Weights

How much does the same jewelry weigh in 10k gold vs. 14k vs. 18k, etc.? Here are some simple calculations to help you convert any metal to metal weights from gold to silver to platinum. Gold Conversions Convert 10K to 14K Gold 10K Gram Weight / 0.885 Convert 14K to 10K Gold 14K Gram Weight […]

April 20, 2018 | By | Reply More
Best Selling Men’s Gold Jewelry

Best Selling Men’s Gold Jewelry

Here are our top picks & best sellers in the men’s gold jewelry category, starting with our best selling fully solid gold cross for men. Almost immediately after launching our jewelry business online, we realized that there really is no high quality, fully solid men’s gold cross on the market today. Most crosses for men […]

January 26, 2018 | By | Reply More
14K, 18K, or 22K Solid Gold Cross for Men?

14K, 18K, or 22K Solid Gold Cross for Men?

Apples of Gold Jewelry’s most popular cross pendant for men was originally offered in 14k gold. Apples of Gold Jewelry created this unique, fully solid, plain polished men’s cross, after seeing that most of the gold crosses on the market today are very flimsy, thin, and lightweight. Men need something a bit more masculine (without […]

January 23, 2018 | By | Reply More
24K Gold Cross Necklaces?

24K Gold Cross Necklaces?

Are you looking for a 24k gold cross necklace? That are very hard to find, if they are even available. However, Apples of Gold Jewelry, has a new 22k solid gold cross necklace for men and women. Here’s why 24k gold carat crosses are not available. 24K gold is too soft to work with in […]

October 20, 2017 | By | Reply More
What Are Comfort Fit Wedding Bands?

What Are Comfort Fit Wedding Bands?

What Are Comfort Fit Wedding Bands? Unlike traditional bands which are flat on the inside, comfort fit wedding bands have a slightly rounded inner edge which form more comfortably around the finger when worn. This creates a more natural fit and especially helps on jewelry items like wedding rings, since you normally wear your wedding […]

January 11, 2017 | By | Reply More
How to Choose the Right Engagement Ring Without Going Broke

How to Choose the Right Engagement Ring Without Going Broke

Getting married calls for a number of high-end purchases, not the least of which is the engagement ring. But you can give her a gorgeous engagement ring without breaking the bank! The first thing to do is make a budget. If your girlfriend is expecting a $10,000.00 ring but you have credit card debt, you […]

December 7, 2016 | By | Reply More
What’s the Difference Between White Gold and Platinum?

What’s the Difference Between White Gold and Platinum?

White gold and platinum are two metals that produce beautiful jewelry in white, which is always in fashion. The differences between the two are not always understood by the buyer, but both metals have benefits unique to themselves. Here are two main factors to consider: hardness and malleability. Hardness refers to the tendency to scratch […]

November 9, 2016 | By | Reply More
How to Safely Shop for Jewelry Online

How to Safely Shop for Jewelry Online

Online purchases of jewelry can save you a lot of money, but not all online jewelry vendors are created equal. Follow these suggestions and you should have a great experience. Know what you want. Most online jewelry stores allow you to search by type of item (bracelets, necklaces, rings, etc.) and by metal (gold, silver, […]

November 2, 2016 | By | Reply More
All You Need To Know About Gold Jewelry

All You Need To Know About Gold Jewelry

Among the precious metals of the world, gold dominates, and has since the dawn of human history. Every great civilization had its treasure trove of gold, using it for important rituals and for trade. Museums attest to the longevity of the lustrous metal and to the variety of uses through the ages. Egyptians equated gold […]

October 24, 2016 | By | Reply More