What is White Gold? All About This Precious Metal

2021-09-22T10:00:58-07:00Blog, Bracelets, Earrings, Jewelry, Rings|

Some people wonder if white gold is real gold. After all, shouldn’t gold be a golden hue, as the name suggests?  White gold is indeed real gold, but just like other popular tones of this precious metal, it’s an alloy — or mixture — of yellow gold and another metal. In [...]

Heirloom Jewelry: Lasting Pieces to Pass Down

2021-09-22T09:49:14-07:00Blog, Jewelry, Necklaces, Rings|

Jewelry that reaches heirloom status is prized for so much more than its sparkle. It keeps family history alive, and helps later generations feel the love and lives of those who came before.  When purchasing jewelry with heirloom quality in mind, look for the following:  Distinct and timeless style: Unique designs [...]

How to Clean Pearls — and Other Tips for Making Sure They Keep Their Shine

2021-08-03T09:35:27-07:00Blog, Jewelry|

Pearls are timeless, classic, and the only gemstone on Earth that comes from a living creature. Pearls are classified as natural or cultured based on how they are formed. Both types are “real” pearls, but one requires some human intervention to create.  Natural pearls are harvested from the wild and are [...]

Front and Center: Top Round Brilliant Cut Diamond Designs

2021-06-30T10:45:46-07:00Blog, Jewelry, Rings|

There are a range of diamond cuts, each one with the purpose of stoking a particular stone’s fire and brilliance. But one diamond cut has stood the test of time: The round brilliant cut diamond. In a round shape, the round brilliant cut diamond is easily the world’s most popular.  This [...]