Archive for the ' Pearls ' Category

Jun 10

The Pearl summer’s must-have accessory – and June’s birthstone – is the jewelry box diva. Find out how to care for these creamy treasures, and you’ll be enjoying their beauty for years to come.

Oct 31

Why is Fire Agate so fascinating? Its earthy iridescence glowing gorgeously and mysteriously is what gets this Santa Barbara custom designer’s inspiration going. Today I’m sharing a couple of projects I’ve done with fire agate. 

Aug 22

Do You Love Your Pearls? What’s not to love about pearls? Well maybe when you grab them to go to an appointment and you look closely and they’re not looking as pure and pretty as they used to. Your first urge might be to think unkindly that they aren’t as great as your husband said […]

May 16

  Changing a Mabe Pearl Ring to a Pendant – Annabelle’s story The phone rang. “Calla Gold Jewelry. This is Calla!” “You said, ‘wear it, don’t warehouse it,’ and I can’t stop thinking about it.” And so this fun project landed in my lap. Sometimes You’re Just “Over it!”

Jan 7

Your Diva Pearls Demand Your Respect Someone asked me the other day, “How come you’re charging me so much to size this pearl ring? Its band is half as thick as the sapphire ring you’re sizing, but it’s more expensive.” “That’s a fair question,” I said. And one I’ve answered many times before.

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