Estate Jewelry

Estate RingEstate refers to something previously owned including anything from land to jewelry. This type of jewelry is often called vintage or antique. It may come from a variety of different eras such as Georgian or Victorian. They are rare, but this does not necessarily mean that these designs would be more expensive, just that they will be more unique. Estate jewelry is becoming especially popular in engagement (more…)

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Sapphires Don’t Only Sparkle Blue

Sapphire RingIt is a huge misconception that sapphires only consist of blue colored stones. This couldn’t be more false. Ever since the engagement of Princess Diana, the misconception grew further. Prince Charles gave Princess Diana a blue sapphire engagement ring, which is now on the hand of her son’s wife, Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton.

Sapphires range in color from violet, green, yellow, orange, pink (more…)

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Traditional Tiara Modernized

Kate MiddletonIt has been a long known tradition for the brides of a royal wedding to wear a decadent tiara down the aisle. Even in modern times, Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, wore the Queen of England’s Halo Tiara by Cartier next to her hubby, Duke of Cambridge, Prince William.

However last summer Olympic swimmer, Charlene Wittstock, married Prince Albert of Monaco in a spectacular wedding set in beautiful (more…)

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Ring In The New Year

Swan Ring

How does a swan end up in the Guinness Book of World Record may you ask? Apparently when it is made out of diamonds and placed on a finger! The Lobortas Classic Jewelry House in Kiev, Ukraine has set the world record for the most diamonds in one ring. This ring has been named the “Tsarevna Swan” (Tsarevna being the daughter of the Russian Tsar) and contains a total of 2,525 diamonds!! The diamonds (more…)

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Duchess Craze!

Kate And Will

On Monday evening (December 19, 2011), the Dutch and Duchess of Cambridge attended the Sun Military Awards at the Imperial War Museum in London. Kate Middleton was wearing a strapless, black velvet Alexander McQueen dress alongside her hubby Prince William, on the red carpet.

Most importantly, Kate Middleton was wearing a stunning set of ruby and diamond earrings paired with a matching necklace (more…)

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