Archive for July 2021

The Timeless Elegance of Emerald Cut Engagement Rings

WHAT is and emerald cut? Emerald cuts can be easily identified by their elongated, rectangular form with precisely cut corners. They have small rectangular facets that resemble stairs or steps, differentiating them from the more common brilliant cuts. The emerald cut has 58 facets (25 crown, 8 girdle and 25 pavilion). Though these step cut facets still…

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Silver Ring Styles for Summer 2021

By Beth Bernstein, INSTORE Guest Editor Sumptuous Summer Silver Silver is a natural choice during the summer months. Lightweight and lustrous, it offers accessible price points when you want to accessorize during travel or while lounging at the pool or beach. And it looks beautiful with the summer glow you can still get while wearing…

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Stylish Round-Cut Engagement Ring Settings Under $3,000

Looking for an outstanding engagement ring that doesn’t empty your wallet? Yes, it is possible. You can have the best of both worlds with a unique and fair-priced engagement ring. There are many options from different diamond carats, shapes, and decorated ring bands. Allocating for your ideal engagement ring is always in vogue.  Play around…

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The Essential Summer Anklets and Hoop Earrings

When it comes to simple summer accessories that are seeing a major comeback this season, anklets and hoop earrings are everywhere! Let’s be honest: you can’t go wrong with a dainty ankle bracelet or perfect set of hoop earrings. No matter your style, anklets and hoops are among the easiest summer accessories to incorporate into…

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Ruby: Gem Of Passion

Rubies can command the highest per-carat price of any colored stone. This makes ruby one of the most important gems in the colored stone market. In its purest form, the mineral corundum is colorless. Trace elements that become part of the mineral’s crystal structure cause variations in its color. Chromium is the trace element that…

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Unique Wide Band Engagement Rings For Every Style

Make a statement with a nontraditional wide band engagement ring for a wow factor. When you search for an engagement ring, it’s best to start with the ring band. Finding the right material for your engagement ring will also factor into how wide you want your ring shank. Wide band engagement rings give you that…

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