5 Options When Your Fiancé Doesn’t Like Engagement Rings

Engagement rings are of the most traditional aspects of getting legally married. But not everyone enjoys the look or feel of engagement or wedding rings. If your fiancé isn't big on rings, you can still find a great option that reflects their personality and your relationship. Here are five ideas for any couple and any budget.  1. Tone Down the Bling. While most people agree that 'bigger is better' when it comes to engagement bling, it's not a requirement. Read More 

How Large Should the Diamond in Your Engagement Ring Be?

An engagement ring is a big commitment for you and your partner — and not just because it is used to ask a person to marry you. The ring itself will be a permanent part of your relationship and worn nearly 24/7 by your fiance. So, how can you decide the best way to use diamonds in the ring? Here are a few guidelines to help you decide.  1. Your Budget. Read More 

3 Tips On Caring For Your Custom Jewelry

One of the best aspects of custom jewelry is its uniqueness and being able to display a one-of-a-kind work of art as an accessory. While caring for jewelry of this type is important, it's also relatively easy. Read on for three tips on making your custom jewelry last a lifetime.  1. Store Properly Jewelry storage may not be something you've given much thought to in the past. Many people have a drawer, box, or even just a dresser top where jewelry is thrown until the next time it's wanted. Read More 

3 Things to Anticipate When You Have Jewelry Appraised

Jewelry appraisal is necessary for insurance purposes, and it can also be an interesting way to find out more about jewelry that you inherited from family or that you found in an antique shop. While everyone dreams of finding that wonderfully rare piece that is worth a lot of money, a lot of times jewelry has a different worth. For example, the worth could be more sentimental but still worth a lot less than you thought. Read More 

3 Factors To Consider When Choosing A Gemstone Necklace

A pendant necklace can be a great gift, since it appeals to most people's style and personality. A pendant is also easy to wear and can be somewhat affordable depending on the underlying design and the gemstone chosen. Of course, choosing the right pendant can be overwhelming if you do not know where to start. Here are a few factors to consider when selecting the right gemstone necklace to give as a gift. Read More