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The History Of Rubies 0

Rubies have long been thought to have healing properties in treating both the blood and matters of the heart.  When you say the word ruby you immediately visualize the colorful images of this stone, as well as an emotional response of passion, romance, and power.  Yes that’s the power and the beauty of a ruby!

The History Of Costume Jewelry 0

There is virtually no difference between costume jewelry and antique jewelry.  Costume Jewelry dates back to the 1930s.  By the definition of antique that would also make it antique jewelry.  However, most jewelry experts have come to agree that antique jewelry predates the 1930s.

Mankind's Love For Ornaments 0

Man's love for ornaments goes back to the ancient times, and continues until this date. The following article looks back at the evolution of jewelry and its place in human life.

Looking Good Doesn’t Have To Cost A Fortune – Buy Estate Jewelry 0

When it comes to estate jewelry there is always much discussion about what is and what is not estate jewelry.  The definition is really quite simple.  Estate jewelry is jewelry acquired from the estate of another person, who can be living or deceased.  The simple definition of estate jewelry is jewelry that is previously owned.

Bracelets Past and Prestent 0

Bracelet popularity dates back to the Roman times and continues today.
Roman bracelets shared many of the design patterns of necklaces and earrings from that era. The ever popular ball earrings from that era were nicely matched with a ball style bracelet.