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The history of October’s birthstone

Those who celebrate their birthday in October are lucky to have the opal and tourmaline gems as their birthstone! While there are two birthstones for this month, the more traditional gem of choice is the opal. Opals have never ending color combinations, beautiful characteristics and interesting history! 

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How to mix your jewelry instead of match

There is real beauty that can come from mixing your jewelry instead of trying to match it. While you may have heard that mixing metals is a no-no, there are no real hard and fast rules about mixing your jewelry.

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Diamond Spotlight: Emerald Cut Diamonds

Many people have their preference over all the different diamond cuts and shapes, they have their few favorites that they believe would create their perfect engagement ring. One of our 14 Karat jewelry expert’s favorite cuts is the emerald cut shape! 

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Falling in Love with Fall Jewelry Trends

It’s officially fall, which means it’s time to bust out the pumpkin spice lattes, start burning the cinnamon apple candles and put your summer jewelry away to make way for new fall trends.

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The anatomy of a ring

By knowing the anatomy of a ring, you can communicate clearly to our 14 Karat jewelry experts what exactly you are looking for and they can help you to find a flawless new ring.

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The history of September’s birthstone

For those lucky enough to be born in September, their birthstone is the sapphire. You can’t go wrong with sapphires, especially after learning the gem’s history and significance throughout cultures.

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What jewelry to get to celebrate your relationship milestones!

So you’ve reached a milestone in your relationship, and you want to make sure that your special someone knows just exactly how much it means to you to have reached this step. There is not a more perfect way to say I appreciate and cherish you and our time together quite like a new piece of jewelry. 

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Diamond Spotlight: Round Cut Diamonds

When thinking about diamond cuts and shapes, people would be surprised by how many factors are dependent on them. Things like price, color and even shine can depend on what shape of diamond you get. Learn more about this week's diamond spotlight: Round Cut Diamonds. 

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How to pick the perfect wedding jewelry!

You’ve got the perfect guy, picked out the perfect dress for your perfect day, all that is left is picking out your perfect finishing touches! You might think that your wedding dress is the star of the show, but your wedding day jewelry can completely elevate your look and bring more of your personality forward. 

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The history of August’s birthstone


The peridot August birthstone has a long history and some beautiful attributes associated with it and would make the perfect gift for someone special in your life! 

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