It’s All in the Family Many people don’t know that rubies and sapphires belong to the same gem family, which is called corundum. Fun Fact; the source of the name sapphire is the Greek “Saphiros” which means blue. When they figured out that ruby was a corundum they gave it its own name from the […]
From the Battle Field to the Front Page for Love How did a British Army bombardier in Afghanistan make a one penny wedding ring? He made it from an Afghani penny and end up on the front page of the Daily Mail!
Choosing the Right Carat for Your Wedding Ring “14kt vs 18kt gold? Which is better for me?” People ask jewelers including me that question all the time. There are compelling reasons why a difference in karat, 14kt vs 18kt gold, can have a big effect on the life of your wedding ring.
Facebook Post Finds Lost Man for Wedding Ring A short while ago a local resident, Jenn Ja Birchim, posted on her Facebook page that she’d found a gold wedding ring at Ellwood Beach near Santa Barbara. On the inside it had a particular inscription, “My Love, My Life, My Lobster,” which intrigued her.
White Gold vs Platinum – The Big Article This is my big monster of an article on White Gold vs Platinum. I’ll also do smaller bite size blog posts on the sub-topics taken up within this post. This post will cover whatever it is you want to know about gold or platinum. I’ve covered why […]