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Our Guide to Jewelry Metals

Our Guide to Jewelry Metals

by Maddie Flowers
11-thousand years ago, our ancestors couldn't possibly know what was special about the metals they had discovered. Their utility seemed to be more important than anything. But it didn't take long before people realized some metals are m…
This is the Most Essential Part in a Timepiece

This is the Most Essential Part in a Timepiece

by Maddie Flowers
If your first guess was the face and hands, it's time to look a little deeper into your watch. Of course, the look and function are important, but the most essential part of your timepiece is...the mainspring. This under-appreciated litt…

March's Birthstone - Aquamarine Rings, Pendants and Earrings

by kschiffman@schiffmans.com BigCommerce
Birthstones are gemstones associated with each month of the year. The origin of birthstones is believed to trace back to the breastplate of Aaron, which contained stones representing the twelve tribes of Israel. Modern times have seen a rise…