As we discussed in our last blog post, shopping consignment merchandise is not only financially savvy, it is also a more sustainable way to give gifts this holiday season. At Upscale Consignment, you will find unique items for anyone on your list – especially those who are difficult to buy for. If you are looking […]
Buying jewelry on consignment has significant benefits for you and the planet. This article highlights a few of the reasons why purchasing fine jewelry on consignment is a wise investment. Whether you are looking to be kinder to the environment, or save some serious money – pre-loved diamond and gemstone jewelry might be perfect for […]
Cleaning and Care Tips for Your Fine Jewelry Keeping your fine jewelry clean and in good condition is an important part of ensuring it will last a lifetime. In fact, well-crafted jewelry pieces can be passed down for generations, if it properly cared for. Not sure how to do that? Well, you are in luck […]
It’s August! Can you believe we are over halfway through the year – and what a year it has been! Today, we are going to share some interesting facts about the birthstone for August – Peridot! Its fresh, grassy green color fits perfectly with the summery month it represents. A Gem by Any Other Name […]
If you have recently purchased or inherited a piece of fine jewelry, or if you are thinking about selling a piece of jewelry, an appraisal can be helpful. If you aren’t sure what an appraisal is or if you need one, we think you’ll find this post most helpful.
The red-hot ruby is the gemstone designated as the birthstone for the month of July. Rubies are rich in color and adored for their rarity and durability. Let’s take a look at some interesting facts about this incredible gemstone! Ruby Facts 1. Here’s a biggie to start with! Did you know that two well-known rubies […]
If you are looking for a deeply meaningful gift to give, then fine jewelry is one of the best! Regardless of whether you choose diamond earrings, gemstone bracelets, fine watches, or 14k yellow gold, rose gold, white gold, platinum or sterling silver jewelry – you can be sure that the gift recipient will be delighted […]
The wonderful thing about pearls is there are so many types of pearls to choose from. For example, did you know that they are found in a variety of shapes, sizes, and colors? There are so many things to discover about this unique gemstone. Let’s take a look at the five major types of pearls.
What was once old, is new again. That trope may be cliché, but it’s so often true. In this era of amazing technology, where the power of a 90’s era supercomputer now fits in your back pocket, and instant, media-rich global communication is standard, we see an increasing desire to connect to things from an […]