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What to Give a January Birthday Girl

Styles & Trends | Tue, Jan 7, 2014

  January only has one birthstone: the garnet. But January birthday girls still have lots of options in what color birthstone to wear. You probably think of garnets as being deep red, but did you know that these gems also come in green and ...

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Fall in Love with Edwardian Engagement Rings

Love & Wedding | Mon, Dec 23, 2013

  If you’ve watched the hit series Downton Abbey, or seen the movie Titanic, then you have a sense of the romance of the Edwardian era. Beginning in 1901, when King Edward assumed the throne in England, and ending with World War I, this period ...

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Gemstone Meanings: The Surprising Symbolism of Your Jewels

Styles & Trends | Thu, Dec 19, 2013

We’ve all heard that diamonds symbolize true love, but what are the symbolic meanings of other popular gemstones? From ancient times to today, gems of every hue have been imbued with significance and special powers by cultures around the world. Here ...

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December Birthstones: Their History and Meaning

Styles & Trends | Thu, Dec 5, 2013

Although December is strongly associated with holiday hues of red and green, December birthday girls have far more color options when it comes to birthstone jewelry: the light, bright blue of turquoise and the many shades of zircon. Here’s some ...

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Emerald Rings: Hot Hollywood Engagement Trend

Styles & Trends | Tue, Nov 19, 2013

We hear a lot about celebrities wearing megawatt diamond engagement rings, but lately certain stylish stars are marking their betrothals with gorgeous emerald rings. Here’s the scoop on the emerald jewelry trend.   Halle’s Romantic Custom Ring ...

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Unique Engagement Rings With Side Stones

Styles & Trends | Thu, Oct 3, 2013

There are endless options when it comes to modern engagement rings. Do you adore platinum settings? Or do you love the warmth of rose or yellow gold? Are you fond of hand engraving or a pure, simple band? Do you dream of a halo style or do you prefer ...

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Something Old, New, Borrowed, and Blue

Love & Wedding | Fri, Sep 27, 2013

  Something old, something new, Something borrowed, something blue, And a silver sixpence in her shoe.       When you’ve imagined your wedding, have you thought about what you would choose as your something old, something new, something ...

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How to Create an Original Engagement Ring

Styles & Trends | Thu, Sep 26, 2013

Despite the fact that there are over seven billion people on Earth, every single human being is unique. From the moment we are born, we all experience life in a way that is completely original. There are some, however, who take their originality to ...

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Stunning September Sapphires

Styles & Trends | Fri, Sep 6, 2013

  The long holiday weekend has ushered in the exciting month of September! For the next month you can expect to see kids heading off to school, professional football games, pumpkin lattes (yes, already), and the first signs of fall. Don’t be ...

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Everything You Need to Know About Silver Jewelry

Styles & Trends | Fri, Aug 30, 2013

If you absolutely adore silver jewelry, you’re not alone. Humans have been obsessed with this lovely lustrous metal for thousands of years. Go to any number of museums (or break out your metal detector, whatever you prefer) and discover ancient ...

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