Important Tips for Cleaning Antique Jewelry

If you have any antique jewelry or just bought some at an estate sale, don’t clean it right away! Any piece that’s at least 100 years old (the definition of antique for jewelry) will need special care. This might seem strange because the stones and metals used in jewelry haven’t changed too much, but there are some things to consider first before taking out your cleaning equipment.

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Choosing Her Custom Diamond Engagement Ring

Are you ready to take the next step forward in your relationship? Is she dropping not-so-subtle hints that she wants a Summer or Fall wedding and you're feeling the time crunch? When you know you're ready to propose, you've got to be thinking about the ring. And not just any ring - THE ring. The one she'll wear every day for the rest of forever and that fits her uniqueness so well. But we know, the choices can be a bit overwhelming - there are so many different styles of diamond engagement rings to choose from, but there may be a better option for you: creating your own custom diamond engagement ring!

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How to Create Custom Jewelry

You don't have to be a jewelry designer to create beautiful custom jewelry. Chances are that you have a good idea of what you're looking for but haven't been able to find it anywhere. The beauty of creating custom jewelry is that you can share your vision with a jewelry designer, talking through your preferences and ideal design, and they can make it happen. There's no point in spending hours searching for something that you may never find; custom jewelry is a great option if you have an idea of what you want.

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