Category Archives: Jewelry

Choosing the perfect outfit for work or play is tough enough, but the jewelry you wear with it says a lot about your personality. For every outfit, there is the perfect jewelry combination to accessorize it. But, how can you afford beautiful name brand fashion jewelry for every day of the week? It’s now easy with so many online shopping malls offering gorgeous jewelry at cheap prices. ......
A bead is a small, decorative object that is pierced for threading or stringing. Alternatively plastic beads may be molded onto a Thread during manufacturing. Beads range in size from under a millimeter to over a centimeter in diameter. Glass, plastic, and stone are probably the most common materials, but beads are also made from bone, horn, ivory, metal, shell, pearl, coral, gemstones, poly......
The eight auspicious symbols of Buddhism, translated from the Sanskrit ‘Ashtamangala’, are very popular in Tibet and are used for Tibetan jewelry. It is said that Buddha didn’t like to be worshiped as a person and therefore he was reluctant to accept images of himself. Because of that he was mostly represented by the Eight-Spoked Wheel and the Bobhi Tree. Other signs were u......
It is very common that people use denture cleaners to clean their jewelry. Is it harmless?Many denture cleaners sold in drug stores contain Perborate (Borax) as the active ingredient. Others contain bleach (Hypochlorite), and Persulfate (Sulfur) as active ingredients. Only Prolastic Denture Cleaner uses Buffered Alkali as the active ingredient. Alkali is the active ingredient in many of your......
For Valentine’s Day, few gifts will make her heart pitter-patter more than the gift of jewelry. It’s the fool-proof way to make a good impression and show her how you feel about her. And whether you’re hesitant about buying jewelry because you’re working with a modest budget, or money is not an object, there are dozens of options for finding the perfect Valentine̵......
Gold is durable, gold is beautiful and gold is lasting. But don’t let that fool you, gold can be damaged. It can be scratched and dented when not treated properly. It can develop a film build up of oils from lotions, powder, soap and natural skin oil, which causes it to look dull. The chemicals circulating in the air can slightly oxidize the gold depending on the karat grade used. ......
When looking for that perfect piece of jewelry for someone special, why not consider buying cubic zirconia jewelry? It has all the fire and beauty of the more expensive stones, but it costs only a fraction of the price. A lot of dramatic advances have been made in these gemstones over the past several years so that it is really difficult to see the difference from the most costly gems you ca......
When it comes to finding the latest jewelry trends, there are a number of places to look. You can pick up the most recent copy of your favorite celebrity magazine, which is sure to feature plenty of famous faces showcasing the next hottest thing in jewelry. Or, you can watch the award shows and get an idea of the latest in glamour wear. Whether your taste is casual, trendy or glamourous, cub......
Whether buying gold jewelry for yourself or a loved one, deciding what and where to buy fine jewelry can be a tough decision. Gold jewelry is an item you’ll cherish for many years to come – maybe even a lifetime! So, you’ll want to make a wise choice. Here are some quick do’s and don’ts to remember when buying gold jewelry. Do Buy Gold Jewelry from a Company You......
A bench jeweler is responsible for repairs on customer jewelry. They have gemological training but are a bit out of date on pricing, etc. First of all, consider the term “chips”. Folks often speak of little diamonds as being chips when in fact most are cut diamonds. Modern production methods almost require fairly consistent diamond shapes for quick stone setting and chips are no......