A diamond may be forever, but jewelry, unfortunately, is not. If the clasp on your favorite necklace busts or the prongs that hold the diamond on your engagement ring in place work loose, you don't need to despair. You can take in your jewelry for repairs, but before you take your damaged ring or necklace to the closest jeweler, there are a few things that you need to be aware of first.
13 July 2017
Wearing body jewelry is a contemporary fashion statement today. You can find many styles and looks in body jewelry that can complement and highlight your body and add flash and sparkle as you move. Here are some popular body jewelry styles that are currently available at jewelry stores: Body Armor Jewelry: Precious and semi-precious metal chains and charms are often used to make body armor jewelry. These pieces drape around your body and frame your shape and contours.
11 April 2017
There are plenty of good reasons to make coins a part of your overall investment portfolio. Gold and silver coins have a tendency to increase in value during times when other types of investments decline, so making coins a part of your portfolio can help keep your total investment portfolio stable. Coins are also an investment that you can keep to yourself – no one needs to know that you have them if you don't want them to.
30 December 2015
Most people walk past pawn shops unaware of the goldmine of treasures that have been left forgotten within. If you love jewelry and are always on the lookout for a good deal or bargain, you'd be surprised at what you can find hidden away in the display boxes of pawn shops. Pawn shop jewelry prices are typically half of what you'd pay retail, and the best part is that you can negotiate an even better deal if you know how.
28 December 2015
If you have a formal event coming up, prepare by picking out your outfit ahead of time, along with the accompanying accessories and jewelry pieces you're going to wear. Most women spend a significant amount of time trying to match their jewelry with their outfit, and surprisingly, more people put an emphasis on wearing the right jewelry than you'd think. In fact, statistics show just how much money Americans are investing in jewelry.
28 December 2015
If you have been looking high and low and have been unable to find the perfect engagement ring, you may be looking in the wrong place. Many couples are now creating their engagement rings, as well as their wedding bands, out of recycled gems and gold that they already have on hand. Understanding what types of jewelry can be recycled and the many reasons why this may make sense, may help you to convince your future spouse that this is the way you want to go.
19 December 2015
It is the perfect season to be turning your amazing gift for making jewelery into a money-making sideline that can bring you in extra cash all through next year. Everyone is on the hunt right now for the perfect Christmas gift, and well-priced jewelery tops the list as both stocking stuffers and main gifts for loved ones. It is estimated that people have an attention span of only eight seconds! If you want to capture that attention and turn it into sales, the presentation of your jewelery needs to pack a punch!
11 December 2015
If you need a little or a lot of extra cash to help you get through the expensive holiday season, then you are not alone. Instead of maxing out credit cards that charge you so much interest that you may still be paying off last year's holiday purchases, it can be a much better idea to obtain a collateral loan from a local pawn or jewelry dealer, such as Sol's Jewelry & Loan.
4 December 2015