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 […]
Image via Pixabay If your office workspace feels cramped and uninviting, then it is probably working against your best efforts to be productive. If you feel your happiness meter drop a few notches the moment your backseat hits your chair that, is no good. If you have trouble maintaining focus because you can’t find your […]
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.
Most of us know that a Cadillac is a higher quality car with more luxury features than a Kia, and that you would certainly expect to pay much more for the Cadillac. But what about furniture brands? Do you know which brands are the highest quality and best built, and which ones will probably only […]
We usually change out our Halloween decor by the front door every year and draw inspiration from some of the photos we have found online. These are definitely some of our favorites! Grandin Road The Nest Pottery Barn Country Living Country Living Censational Girl If you’d like to share your Halloween decorating photos, we’d love […]
A new set of furniture can transform your home. New shapes and colors bring a new aesthetic to your rooms, and the added utility that comes with new sofas, chairs, tables, and beds bring new life and possibilities to your space. Furniture is not cheap, however, and a positive transformation to your living room often […]
Springtime is a great time for renewal. It’s a time to clean out the old and bring in the new. Fresh flowers abound in the garden and neighborhood, and your home is ready for a deep cleaning. Perhaps you also want to do a little redecorating. That may mean it’s time to part with […]