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Stacking Bands: 2017 Favorites from MSJ

I have been totally obsessed with stacking bands lately! Since the introduction of the Elizabeth Henry stacking bands, I have been playing with gold colors, gemstone combinations, textures, and widths regularly!   563 more words

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Why We Love Vintage and Estate Jewelry

While modern jewelry is produced in lots of tens, or even hundreds of thousands of identical pieces, antique rings were crafted in much smaller production runs, with each individual mounting finished by hand. 281 more words

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Tsavorite and Demantoid Garnet: What's the Difference?

Unearthed Mysteries Behind Green Garnet
Tsavorite and demantoid garnet have many similarities. They are both from the garnet family, they are in the same color range, and they are both a 6.5-7 in hardness. 376 more words

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Cultured Pearls - Timelessness in Jewelry

Although pearls have been prized for thousands of years, the culturing process only started it’s existence around the 1800’s with the culturing of “blister pearls” and soon replaced the previously popular mother-of-pearl industry. 352 more words

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I've Just Inherited Antique Jewelry, What Do I Need to Know?

Heirloom pieces can make especially meaningful bridal jewelry. Passed down from generation to generation, they have an aura of love and family already instilled in them. 254 more words

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How Can I Find Out Her Ring Size Without Her Knowing?

Ask a friend
If you want a surprise proposal, a great way is to ask a friend for her ring size. Even if she doesn’t know, she could be the one to subtly ask. 228 more words

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