Happily I was recognized as an advising jeweler by the Manufacturers and Jewelers of America – MJSA, in an article in their Tips From the Trenches series. In it I tell about my mentors, great advice and my biggest mistake as a jeweler. If you are curious about how I became the jeweler I am […]
Cracking, Chipping and Fading. Did You Know About the Risks? Some gemstones seemingly have no business in wedding rings. Some crack too easily and others are too soft. It seems as if some gems scratch with the swipe of a fingernail. Or they practically chip by looking at them the wrong way. In this post […]
Sometimes You Help Out and Cool Things Happen! This past week I had the privilege of being quoted in an article by Manufacturing Jewelers and Suppliers of America, better known as MJSA. It all started on an MJSA LinkedIn forum with a jewelry designer named Ruth Edwards asking for help on getting more traffic to […]
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.
High Fashion vs. Your Personal Style Fashion icons and trend setters like Sarah Jessica Parker influence fashion trends with outfits and accessories that use color and style to create big effects. Using the interplay of their clothing and accessories fashion trendsetters are able to tell a story about themselves while dictating what is considered up […]