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In-Depth Look in Platinum in Jewelry, Platinum Purity, and Pricing!

In-Depth Look in Platinum in Jewelry, Platinum Purity, and Pricing!

Platinum History Platinum has been used for over 3000 years as a decorative accent. It has only become a metal of interest in the 18th century as platinum presented a tough challenge to scientists attempting to understand the chemical properties and discovering suitable applications.  Platinum’s high melting point, great resistance to corrosion along with the […]

How to Understand Karat Gold Purity

How to Understand Karat Gold Purity

The purity of gold is measured in karats (“k” or “kt”). The number of karats represents the purity of the gold in a specific item. For example a 24 karat gold item will be the purest at 99.999% gold or all 24 parts pure gold. 18 karat gold is 75.00% pure gold or 18 parts […]

How to Properly Obtain the Ring Size for an Engagement Ring

How to Properly Obtain the Ring Size for an Engagement Ring

Obtaining the correct finger size and confirming the ring is actually sized to the correct ring size would appear to be a very simple task. However considering the finger size and all of the conditions affecting the variables to consider such as; water retention, arthritis, previously broken finger joint, weight loss or gain, current body […]

The History of Engagement Rings and Wedding Bands

The History of Engagement Rings and Wedding Bands

The purpose of Engagement Rings and Wedding Bands are to signify a partnership agreement between two people conveying: Love, Commitment, Trust, Fidelity, Honor and Time without End between the giver and the recipient.  A ring symbolizes a relationship having a complete circle with no breaks and no end or beginning. Wedding Rings In ancient times […]