Style & Fashion

Full Cut Diamonds Vs. Single Cut Diamonds

The cut of a diamond greatly impacts the sparkle, brilliance, and beauty of a diamond, making it one of the biggest factors in determining the price of a diamond. Round diamonds are usually cut single or full. Diamonds that are not round, come in a variety of different shapes called ‘fancy cuts’ and have a varying number of facets. The single cut and full cut in round diamonds refer to the faceting of the diamond, especially in smaller sizes that are most often used as accents in engagement rings or in fine fashion jewelry that do not have center stones. The different characteristics of each cut affect the price of the diamond jewelry you are looking to purchase.

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Shining Bright | At Home Style

We are finding new meaning and comfort in our daily routines while also exploring the unaddressed pursuits of the mind. Every day we take a moment before we get out of bed and then get dressed like we have to be anywhere but home. We find joy in this simple act of dressing up for ourselves (and a partner, family or pet). Here are some of the ways we are incorporating jewelry into our everyday look while at home:

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All Gold Jewelry Is Not Real Gold

You may have heard gold vermeil, gold filled, gold overlay and gold plated being used for jewelry that appears to be gold. What do these terms really mean? Read below to understand each of these terms in order to be able to make an informed purchase when you are in the market to treat yourself.

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Must-Have Hoop Earrings To Update Your Look For Any Occasion

Hoop earrings are perhaps the most quintessential piece of jewelry that every woman acquires right after their first ear piercing. They transcend fashion trends, cultural stereotypes as well as personal style to be the truly ubiquitous piece of jewelry. Although like every woman is unique with a personality & style of her own, all hoops are not created equal either. A few essential hoops will take you through every occasion and look.

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Everything You Need to Know About Rose Gold

Used in traditional jewelry, wedding rings and engagement rings, the sheen and luster of rose gold is instantly recognizable and imminently impressive to the eye. Offering a luxurious appearance and a soft glow to the skin, it’s not uncommon to see rose gold on both men and women. If you’re considering rose gold jewelry as…

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The LBD of Jewelry: Hoop Earrings

Like every woman is unique with a personality & style of her own, all hoops are not created equal either. A few essential hoops will take you through every occasion and look. Remember the basics when choosing hoops for yourself and you will make a statement without even realizing it.

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You Can Thank ‘The Academy’

First, look at this month’s Designer Flash which features the sensational designs of Oscar de la Renta. If you don’t already know it, they will make you realize that you don’t need to be walking a scarlet runner to have your own red carpet moment.

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Everyday Necklaces That Are Not Initial Necklaces

The modern-day woman has a very active lifestyle. For days packed with meetings to picking up the children, to happy hour drinks with girlfriends, there is everyday fine jewelry. Fashion necklaces handcrafted from precious metals and embedded with diamonds can be worn every day to look and make you feel great. While initial pendant necklaces have been very popular in recent times, there are exquisitely modern alternatives to choose from to transform your look.

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