14 May 2019
You have heard the phrase, "What makes a person tick?" Well, this is about what makes a hot fix rhinestone stick. The details are important to understanding how these embellishments work, and what gives them such personal flair. A Type of Adhesive on the Backs Each of these faux stones has a special type of adhesive covering the backs. When a special heating tool is used, it heats through a cloth item to melt the adhesive on the backs of the fake gems.
25 March 2019
Over your lifetime have you accumulated a beautiful collection of jewelry? Perhaps you are at a time in your life when you are considering what will happen to that jewelry. If you have children and grandchildren, you are more than likely deciding that they will be the recipients of your jewelry pieces when you pass away. From arranging for jewelry appraisal services to deciding which item to give to each person, here are some ideas that might help you.
5 January 2019
Gold jewelry is highly sought after because of its distinct visuals and association with class. If you're looking to buy gold jewelry and have success, you'll want to remember these tips. They'll ensure this transaction goes smoothly. Choose a Karat Figure The main attribute you need to concern yourself with when buying gold jewelry is karat number. The higher this figure is, the more gold the jewelry piece has. It's also worth noting that the higher this karat figure is, the more money you'll spend.
3 October 2018
Finding an engagement ring for your upcoming wedding and marriage can be a difficult task; it involves finding styles, settings, colors, gemstones, and metals that all work together harmoniously without sending you rocketing past your budget before you even say, "I Do." One of the most stressful parts about ring shopping, however, is working about how a wedding band will look with it. It doesn't have to be this stressful if you turn your attention to bridal sets while shopping.
14 July 2018
Your grandmother's broach, that piece you picked up at an estate sale, or that one necklace your mother used to wear — these old pieces that are hanging out in your jewelry box probably have special value to you. Unfortunately, old jewelry also has a reputation for looking dingy and dirty if it has not been tended to in a lot of years. There are some things you can do at home to clean up those old pieces and remove the dull from their shine.
16 October 2017
If you have always loved the look of opal jewelry but don't have enough knowledge about opals to ensure you make a wise investment, then you will be happy to know that shopping and caring for opals doesn't need to be complicated. Once you understand the basic properties of opals, you will be able to easily spot quality stones and then properly care for your new opal jewelry pieces: Basic Properties of Opals
3 September 2017
One of the most difficult parts about buying any type of jewelry is the sometimes high costs that are often associated with nice jewelry, mostly due to the gemstones that are included in most of the nicer pieces of jewelry. However, there are a few things that you can do to save money when buying jewelry, such as the three listed below: Consider Lab-Created Stones One of the easiest ways to save money on jewelry, especially if you are dead set on getting a piece of jewelry that has a precious stone, is to consider lab-created stones.
25 August 2017
Did your daughter recently move out of the house to pursue a college degree? Or did she take the plunge to try to navigate the world on her own? Whatever reason your daughter is away from home, of course, you are proud of her, but chances are you are missing her terribly. If you want to send her a gift to let her know you're thinking about her, here are three gift ideas for your daughter away from home:
9 September 2015
If you want to start a coin collection but aren't sure where to start, this guide will point you in the right direction with some quality tips. This can be a rewarding hobby if you go about it in the right manner. To make the most out of this hobby and to be sure that you understand the proper steps to take, read the following guidelines below and use them to your advantage.
21 January 2015
When male football players, wrestlers, actors and singers start rocking engagement rings, you know it's going to be a trend. More men are being given engagement rings to celebrate and seal their upcoming nuptials. Here are some reasons why: The times really are changing. Younger couples are rethinking gender roles and responsibilities. Some women (and men) think it's rather lopsided that the future groom is expected to spend 20% to 25% on something exclusively for the bride-to-be to wear and enjoy.