In this blog, I’m going to address the 4 gemstones that are NOT suitable for engagement rings and why.
This guide will reveal the options you need to solve the moral and ethical issues associated with why people seek alternative engagement rings.
This blog will teach you the 3 things you MUST know when buying gemstone jewelry. I’ll teach you how to evaluate the Basics of Color so you can be a […]
Antique, Estate and Vintage Jewelry. What’s the Difference? With so many terms floating around in the market, if you’re confused, you’re not alone! I have to define […]
As I wander around shows, I inevitably learn all sorts of fun and interesting things I hadn’t known before I walked in the doors. At the NY Watch and Antique […]
This is reproduced from a Live Show and Tell that Sarah Nehama and I did on Instagram on July 17th, 2016 where we explained the history of Mourning and Sentimental […]
Identifying Gutta Percha, Bog Oak, Jet and Vulcanite has long plagued antique jewelry aficionados. This blog will help you separate these substances in no time! When I got a question […]
Now that you know what mourning jewelry ISN’T, I thought I’d show you some jewelry that IS! The following pieces may not look that much different, but the meaning behind […]
Did you know that not all “mourning jewelry” is actual “mourning jewelry”? In this short series, I’ll explain the many types of what we all call mourning jewelry today, what […]
Sentimental jewelry often gets mistaken for Mourning Jewelry. It’s easy to do since so many pieces of Sentimental Jewelry contain hair. It is its own category of jewelry but I wanted […]