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  • 04 Mar

    Buying the Right Diamond for the Right Person in the Right Budget at the Right Place

    Buying the right diamond for that special someone can come with a lot of pressure, especially when there are so many options out there. Make it easier on yourself by learning what to look for when trying to pick the perfect stone.  Keep reading for a complete guide on what to keep in mind when diamond shopping.  Keep an Eye Out for Cut  The cut of the diamond is basically how many surfaces of the diamond there are and how they're arranged. The cut has a lot to do with the shape of the diamond, and ...

    March 4th, 2020 Read More Comments
  • 18 Feb

    The Charming History of Charm Bracelets

    Ever wonder about those bracelets with all the different trinkets hanging off them? Who came up with them and how long have they been around? Charm bracelets have taken a new turn in recent years, but they've been a staple of self-expression for centuries. What charms mean has also shifted over time, but the underlying purpose has remained the same. The long history of charm bracelets speaks to our desire as humans to self-identify and express what matters most to us. What Are Charm Bracelets? A charm bracelet is simply a piece of jewelry, worn around the wrist, that ...

    February 18th, 2020 Read More Comments
  • 14 Feb

    5 Most Popular Engagement Ring Styles

    December is the most popular month to pop the question, with 14% of couples getting engaged. If you missed the window, your next opportunity to propose is Valentine's day.  Ring shopping can be overwhelming, so it's best to start with the basics. Learn about the most popular engagement ring styles so you can narrow down what your significant other would like.  These five rings are the most popular styles for engagement rings.  1. Diamond Solitaire Other style fads may come and go, but the solitaire is forever. This classic single stone is an everlasting favorite due to its subtle ...

    February 14th, 2020 Read More Comments
  • 28 Jan

    Independent Jeweler vs. Chain Store

    Jewelry is something that is special for all of us. It can be a symbol of love, achievement, or other things we hold dear. Purchasing jewelry is often one of the biggest investments we make during our lives. Certainly, it is not a decision to be taken lightly. This holds true now more than ever as we try to be both smart and ethical consumers. One of the many decisions you'll have to make is choosing between an independent jeweler or one of the major international corporations. In the following article, we've laid out a number of factors ...

    January 28th, 2020 Read More Comments
  • 28 Jan

    The Most Romantic Places to Propose in Maryland

    When it comes to popping that magical question to your significant other do you know where you will do it? There are tons of romantic places to propose right in Maryland.  Maryland is filled with beautiful and exquisite landscapes that will make the backdrop for your proposal a beautiful and brilliant one. Keep reading for our guide to the most romantic places to propose in Maryland.  Hot Air Balloon Ride What is more magical than taking a hot air balloon ride with your significant other? Proposing to them while on a hot air balloon ride! You can schedule ...

    January 28th, 2020 Read More Comments
  • 02 Jan

    How to Find Her Ring Size: The Most Important Things to Do

    Are you hoping to surprise your girl with a marriage proposal? Nowadays only one-third of all marriage proposals in the US is a surprise.  Guessing her ring size is rather risky, but it may be the only way to keep her from suspecting what you have planned.  There are lots of things to keep in mind when shopping for a ring, especially if it's a diamond, but getting the size right can make the moment even better.  Are you planning a surprise for your significant other? Do you need to find out her ring size ...

    January 2nd, 2020 Read More Comments
  • 27 Dec

    Updating and Remounting Your Old Jewelry

    There's over $270 billion worth of jewelry floating out there in the world today. What if you want to sport new sparkles without spending a lot of cash? New jewelry purchases continue to rise without signs of stopping. If you have a vintage piece of jewelry, you don't have to break the bank to look good. A beautiful inherited piece of jewelry is timeless, and you should make sure it looks brand new. However, if it's not your style, you can still make it work. Here's your guide to updating old jewelry to bring new life to pieces you ...

    December 27th, 2019 Read More Comments
  • 19 Dec

    One Of A Kind: How To Design Your Own Engagement Ring In Annapolis

    When it comes to your relationship, your love is special and unlike any other. Honor your unique connection with a ring that is one of a kind.  Your special someone deserves the best engagement ring—one that stands out and is rare. Whether it's a surprise or you're creating it together. Here's how to design your own engagement ring!  Why Design Your Own Engagement Ring? For some of us, the traditional diamond engagement ring just isn't our style. You may envision a particular design that has meaning and symbolism specifically to you and your partner. Before you ...

    December 19th, 2019 Read More Comments
  • 05 Dec

    Top 4 Jewelry Trends of 2019

    One of the biggest trends in jewelry is that women are buying pieces for themselves.  In 2016 women accounted for a third of nonbridal diamond jewelry sales. This trend has only continued to grow in recent years.  So why not consider one of these jewelry trends and select a piece for yourself? Keep your eye out for these jewelry trends the next time you go shopping.  1. Gold Hoops We love this trend because it gives you complete freedom in how you wear your gold hoops. You could keep it casual and pair them with a tank ...

    December 5th, 2019 Read More Comments
  • 15 Oct

    Your Guide to Jewelry Care: How to Maintain Your Precious Pieces

    Have you recently acquired a new piece of fine jewelry? Lucky you! You already know how beautiful your new bauble is, but you may not know the jewelry maintenance you'll need to undertake to keep your new piece shining. Your new jewelry requires proper care and maintenance to retain its beauty and value. Not all jewelry cleaning styles are created equally, though.  Read on to learn more about jewelry care and how to ensure that your new piece stays as beautiful as it looks today. Keep It Clean: Cleaning Your Jewelry Keeping your jewelry clean is no small ...

    October 15th, 2019 Read More Comments