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Do It Right: Designing the Perfect Engagement Ring

An engagement ring is probably one of the most important pieces of jewelry you can ever purchase. Not only does it stand for commitment and unconditional love, but it’s something your partner-to-be is going to have (and wear!) forever. So, you better make sure she loves it!

Sometimes the perfect engagement […]

Get the Look: Olivia Pope of ABC’s ‘Scandal’

One of the best parts of tuning into your favorite TV shows is getting to scope out all of the fashion and accessories the characters are wearing. I actually find myself distracted from what’s going on in the episode; I’m too busy wondering where I can get the gorgeous […]

Alternate Gemstones For The Modern Engagement Ring

If you are reading this article, you may be one of the many people interested in something other than a colorless diamond for their engagement ring. As the demand has grown for custom engagement rings (Everyone wants something unique!), so too has the demand for alternative center stones. Though […]

Buy This, Not That: Valentine’s Day Jewelry Guide

Every year after Christmas an onslaught of pink and red jewelry starts to appear at retail stores everywhere. This can mean only one thing: Valentine’s Day is coming! Also every year around January-February anyone who has a significant other in their lives runs out to buy pink teddy bears, […]

Ring Shots & More: Wedding Photography by Brandon Rodkewitz

Brandon Rodkewitz sits on my couch and pecks away at his computer, culling photos from a wedding he shot a week ago. His hands fly across the keyboard tagging images into categories, thousands of photographs from one wedding. He makes decisions so quickly that its hard for me to […]

Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend: 10 Tips for Buying a Woman Jewelry

Let’s face it, most men are sort of clueless when it comes to buying jewelry for their significant others (or even their moms!). They aren’t sure where to get it, what she likes, how much to spend, what color metal, what kind of stone… The list goes on and […]

Hollow Jewelry: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly!

Oh, hollow jewelry! It has been a dark cloud on a sunny day many a time for me. It should really come with its own dent king…a tiny, tiny dent king. It would make life easier for any jeweler trying to get that royal-pain-in-the-butt pockmark out of the surface of a […]