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How Much Does it Cost to Resize a Ring?

Posted by Olivia Hart on Apr 19, 2017 9:20:00 AM

Looking for an exact price list for resizing a ring? You won't find that here. Or likely anywhere.

And here's why:

Jewelers must consider numerous factors when determining ring resizing cost, as each element affects the materials needed and the time and effort of the procedure.

It could be $20. It could be hundreds of dollars.

So, how much does it cost to resize a ring? Only after defining the following four areas can a jeweler provide an accurate estimate.

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Topics: Tips, Settings, Cleaning & Care, Gems, Rings

How to Clean a Watch Safely

Posted by Chelsea Drusch on Apr 13, 2017 12:39:00 PM

So you wear a watch. A watch you care enough about to clean - and actually look up how to clean properly.

I bet that watch is more to you than just an accessory that tells time. I bet you don't need these 16 things explained to you either.

But, what you do need explained is how to clean a watch, safely.

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Topics: Cleaning & Care, Watches

Platinum vs. Silver: Same Color, Very Different Metals

Posted by Chelsea Drusch on Apr 4, 2017 11:19:11 AM

Line up a bunch of jewelry from afar and the most basic distinction you can make is between silver and gold.

While deciding broadly between these two hues is mostly a matter of style and preference, choosing an exact type of metal jewelry is a bit more involved.

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Topics: Settings, Rings

An Illustrated Guide to Engagement Ring Insurance [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted by Chelsea Drusch on Mar 21, 2017 11:58:00 AM

Warranty. Homeowners insurance rider. Specialized jewelry insurance.

What in the world is the difference?

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Topics: Engagement, Coverage, Cleaning & Care

10 Parts of a Watch You Should Actually Know

Posted by Chelsea Drusch on Mar 13, 2017 11:58:26 AM

Maybe you don't need to know that the gemstone set in the crown of your watch is a cabochon, but perhaps you should know what the crown is.

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Topics: Watches

Curiosity killed the cat.

But not the jewelry lover.

You're here. You're learning how to care for your jewelry.

Aren't you a little bit curious how much it costs to fully protect it?

Get a free insurance quote for your jewelry - before the cat pounces and knocks it down the drain.

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