Birthstones are a fun, prevalent and imaginative introduction to the world of gemstones. They appeal to audiences around the world regardless of gender, age, nationality or religion. Birthstones carry secrets, characteristics and lore that are unique to each gemstone.
Ruby jewelry shines a profound & attractive red hue symbolic of the passion and energy. As the official birthstone of July, ruby has long been associated with life force.
Shopping for ruby, the July birthstone? Learn about its history, origins, and where they can be found in order to help you pick the right one for yourself or a loved one.
Read on, as we divulge everything there is to know about the ruby and why it came to be the July birthstone.
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.
Shape describes a diamond's form, primarily as viewed from above; and although a round, or brilliant-cut, diamond is the most popular, there are many others to consider.
Did you know that the shape of diamond you prefer may reveal something about your personality, style or love life?
Read below for details on each month with complete inspiration, ideas and how-tos!
Want to know how to get your dream wedding photos?
From catering, to dress fittings to centerpieces and flowers, you’ve poured your heart and soul into crafting the perfect day to say “I Do!” After all that effort making your wedding vision come to life, you want to ensure that your photographer captures everything just as you remember it!
In Pretty Woman, Julia Roberts’ character, Vivian receives an unbelievably gorgeous ruby and diamond necklace from Edward (Richard Gere) that is estimated to be worth at least $1 million. Rubies are said to bring luck in love to the wearer, making them a perfect complement to this romantic Cinderella story. Our website offers quite a selection of ruby jewelry including these stunning ruby earrings to help you create your own Pretty Woman look!
Summer is finally here, and we are so excited to show off all the new styles for the season; like off-the-shoulder tops, florals, stripes and bold colors. Your closet may be full of all the latest fashions, but do you know how best to accessorize those cool summer looks? Keep reading for our advice from our experts!
Off-the-shoulder and one-shoulder tops and dresses are all the rage among fashionistas right now. This style leaves a lot of real estate for flaunting another of this summer’s trends: layered necklaces.
"I just got engaged! I love my ring so much and I want to make sure it sparkles like this forever! Do you have any tips for caring for engagement rings?"
Congratulations! We’re so happy to hear from newly engaged couples. We definitely can help you keep your engagement ring shiny and bright with these tips from our jewelry experts:
1) Have that ring insured!
This should be one of the first things you do after the excitement of being engaged. No one ever wants to think about their precious ring being damaged, lost or stolen, but unfortunately, it can happen.
And while the emotional value of your ring is impossible to replace, ring insurance can cover the replacement cost. Ring insurance can be bought as an extension to your renter’s or homeowner’s policy. Or, for more coverage (replacing the actual lost or stolen ring), consider a company that specializes in jewelry insurance. Here are some additional ring insurance tips: