The History of Pearls and their Symbolism

THE HISTORY OF PEARLS As far back as 2300 BC, Chinese records indicate that pearls were the prized possessions of (and gifts to) royalty. In ancient Rome, pearls were a highly prized accessory and worn as a symbol of wealth and prestige. The ancient Greeks also highly...

Helpful Tips in Layering your Necklaces

Did you ever open your jewelry box and couldn’t decide which necklace to wear?  Well now you don’t have to choose just one.  Stacking or layering necklaces is the latest trend in jewelry. You can layer and wear several necklaces at a time. However, there’s a lot to...

Ready to Get Yes, But Not the Ring?

The pressure is on. You want to propose now, but you’re struggling with many questions that you don’t have answers to, and that takes time. You want your proposal to be a surprise, but learning about the 4Cs of diamond quality: color, clarity, cut and carat weight...