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  1. A Match for Moms of all Types: Mom's Official Gift Guide

    A Match for Moms of all Types: Mom's Official Gift Guide

    Mother’s Day is fast approaching, and we’re here to help you choose the perfect gift for the special mom in your life, whether it’s your mom, wife, sister, grandmother or your best friend.  

    According to the National Retail Federation, Americans planned to spend $4.2 billion on jewelry for Mother’s Day in 2016, making it one of the most popular Mother’s Day gifts.

    But all moms are different and it can be tough to figure out which piece mom would like best.

    Our Mother’s Day gift guide is here to help!  Whether your mom is trendy, sporty, all about the glam or classically elegant, we’ve got her perfect match. 

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  2. On Time: Best Timepieces for Mom

    ...Because she always taught us the importance of being "on time".

    Celebrate mom with the perfect timepiece. If you’re not sure which to choose, don’t worry, we’ve laid out the perfect choice based on her lovable personality below.

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  3. The Perfect "Fit" For Mom: Mother's Gift Ideas

    Mother’s Day is right around the corner and May 8th is sooner than you might think.

    Diamonds really are a girl’s best friend. The old saying really does ring true. Choose pieces that can be worn regardless of size so that you aren’t left guessing whether or not the gift will fit.

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  4. A Guide to Diamond Carat Ranges & Sizes

    "I’m interested in buying either diamond or pearl solitaire earrings as a birthday gift for my wife, but I’m having trouble deciding which ones to buy.  I can’t figure out how big each of the earrings are or how they would look on her. I’m also not sure which type she would like best.  Can you help?"

    These diamond and pearl size charts for carat weight will help you determine the actual millimeter size of every shape!

    Great question! You definitely can’t go wrong with either diamond or pearl earrings, so you’re on the right track already! 

    Both are classic pieces that can be dressed up or down, so they can be worn casually or for a night out.

    Check your wife’s jewelry box to see what types of stones or gems she already has, and choose the one that would add something new and different to her collection.

    We totally get that buying earrings online can be tricky if you’re not familiar with sizing terminology or just can’t picture how what you see on your screen will look on an actual ear.

    That’s why we recently added photos to each of our diamond solitaire stud earrings and freshwater pearl earrings product pages showing how that particular piece will look on the typical woman’s ear.

    We’ve also created handy charts that let you compare all of the most popular diamond and pearl earrings sizes at once. Check them out below!

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  5. Top 7 Diamond Shapes & What They Say About You

    Top 7 Diamond Shapes & What They Say About You

    What does your choice in diamond shape or enagement ring shape say about you? Often the first step in choosing an engagement ring is determining the shape (round, princess, marquise, etc.) of the diamond you like best.

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  6. 3 Colorful Engagement Rings She Will Say Yes To

    The decision to commitment can be scary, to a colored stone engagement ring that is. Here are a few ways to add that color without going overboard.

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  7. Engagement Ring Buying Tips & Trends: How to Find the Ring of Your Dreams

    You’ve found the person you want to spend the rest of your life with! How exciting!

    You have so many relationship milestones ahead of you, but for many couples the first major step is buying an engagement ring. Whether you plan to shop together or on your own, there are many choices you’ll need to consider when selecting the engagement ring of your dreams.

    Below we’ll go over the most important aspects to consider when beginning the journey to buying an engagement ring: type of center stone, stone shape, stone size, metal color and ring size. We’ll also share our jewelry experts’ top 2018 engagement ring trends.

    Diamond or Colored Gemstones

    Diamond or Colored Gemstones

    One of the very first decisions you’ll need to make is probably the most important o

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  8. To Shop Together or Not? Tips on Buying an Engagement Ring

    You’ve finally found the perfect partner, the one you know you want to spend the rest of your life with. Congratulations!

    The next step is to think about how you’re going to propose, and, of course, the engagement ring! Traditionally, choosing an engagement ring has been a job just for the guys.

    But times have changed, and more and more couples are choosing to shop for an engagement ring together. But which way is best? There are certainly pros and cons for each situation.

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  9. New Styles for a New Year: 2019 Engagement Rings

    Happy New Year!  Isn’t it lovely to start the New Year with fresh styles and new twists on old favorites? We’re always updating our collection of engagement rings to be sure you’ll find your perfectmatch and have styles, just as unique as you, to choose from always. Here are 5 brand new styles we’re excited to introduce to you in 2019.

    Meet Calla

    Calla is the newest addition to our gold engagement ring collection.  Crafted in 14 karat white gold, Calla’s center is made up of four princess-cut diamonds surrounded by a halo of 12 round brilliant-cut diamonds. 

    Calla Engagement Ring

    Calla’s unique twisted band is also enveloped in diamonds for

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  10. Your Month-By-Month Jewelry Checklist Guide

    The start of each year is a time of new beginnings, New Year’s resolutions and plans for how to be better in the coming months.  While thoughts of upkeep on your home, car and body may be top of mind; your jewelry collection is another asset that benefits from yearlong upkeep, care and special attention.  Follow our month-by-month guide for a checklist of ways to keep your jewelry in tip-top condition! 

    • January: Make Your Jewelry Resolution
    • February: Add a Heart, Make Something Special
    • March: Check Your Watches
    • April: Diamond Inspection Time
    • May: It’s Time to Redesign
    • June: Restring Pearls
    • July: Travel Tips (necklaces never tangle again!)
    • August: Cleaning The Right Way
    • September: Be Smart, Get Insured
    • October: Cash in Old Gold
    • November: What’s My True Size?
    • December: Get A New Shine

    Read below for details on each month with complete inspiration, ideas and how-tos!

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