how to buy lab-grown colored diamonds

One of the most significant jewelry trends of today is the use of colored diamonds. Colored diamonds are not only stunningly beautiful but are also unique, bold, and daring. If these shining superstars have made a way to your heart, and you are seriously thinking of owning one, then here’s all the information you need

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how to buy lab created diamond engagement ring

There is an emerging trend in the diamond engagement marketplace towards purchasing lab-created diamond engagement rings. With increased consumer interests in sustainability and a desire for larger, more impactful stones, more and more people are falling out of love with natural mined diamonds. table of contents What is a Lab-Created Diamond?Are They Real Diamonds?Why Choose

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Wiener Werkstatte

“The works of the Wiener Werkstatte show riches that have been concealed inside the material, a treasure that had to be raised,” contemporary Austrian journalist and art critic, Josef August Lux, on the Werkstatte’s jewelry.Brief History of the Wiener WerkstatteThe Wiener Werkstätte (“Vienna Workshop”) was established in 1903 in Vienna, Austria, by Josef Hoffmann, architect;

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vintage avon jewelry guide

Avon may be best known for cosmetics and fragrances, but their jewelry, especially that offered from the mid-1970s to the late-1990s, is in great demand by collectors. Pieces created for special collections, such as those designed by Kenneth Jay Lane and Elizabeth Taylor, are hard to find and, therefore, quite valuable.Brief History of Avon JewelryDavid

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most valuable coro jewelry

In 1903, Emanuel Cohn (“Co”) and Carl Rosenberger (“ro”) opened an accessories boutique and later expanded into jewelry. Neither man could design jewelry, so they hired Adolph Katz as Director of Design. Adolph selected designs from a large pool of designers. He is sometimes thought, mistakenly, to be a designer, but that’s because he filed

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vintage coral jewelry

Coral is an “organic gemstone” and, like pearls and amber, is created from living matter rather than minerals. It is made out of calcium carbonate that’s secreted by the polyps that grow in colonies on top of each other, for generations and generation, to make a massive structure, such as a reef. Coral is cherished

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where to buy vintage rings online

People, especially women worldwide, love to sport jewelry regardless of their age, region, or culture. No matter how beautiful your outfit, makeup, or hairdo is, one thing that completes the entire look is jewelry. Jewelry not only enhances one’s beauty but also has emotional values and memories attached to it. Think for a moment; jewelry is

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vintage rhinestone jewelry

Curious about vintage rhinestone jewelry? Learn about the history of rhinestones, what designers used them, and how to buy.Long, long ago, along the banks of the Rhine River that flows through Central and Western Europe, beautiful natural stones, quartz pebbles with a high lead content, were found. Jewelers cut the “rhinestones” into little imitation diamonds.

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spinel engagement ring buying guide

Is a spinel engagement ring right for you and your sweetheart? Learn all about this trendy gem, how to buy, and why it makes an excellent engagement ring stone. Spinel has been used in jewelry since ancient age, however this gemstone has received the well-deserved attention only recently. Till early 20th century, this spectacular gem was

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