Archives mensuelles : août 2012

Where do bracelets come from?

Have you ever wondered why we wear bracelets?  Where did they come from…?  Who invented them…?  There are so many questions we can ask about such a simple object. They can come in a variety of materials, ranging from rubber … Continuer la lecture

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Diamonds and Wine. The Two Unite.

Hello, Admirers of Fine Jewels! If you  love extravagance, you’re in for a treat. Wine accessories have been taken to a new level with Eckhart Cullman’s recently launched exclusive wine toppers.  Made with precious metals (yellow gold, rose gold, platinum) … Continuer la lecture

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Jewelry Trends: Fashion Fabulous!

Buenos Dias, My Dear Jewelry Lovers! Like to look like a million bucks? Me too! Here’s how:  Accessorize! Accessorize! Accessorize! The Jewelry you wear can make or break an outfit.  It’s the difference between nice and amaaaazing. Here’s whats hot … Continuer la lecture

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The History of Diamond Engagement Rings, Grand Finale.

As promised in my previous entry, today, I will tell you more about the diamond engagement ring and how it came to be. So, after the Ancient Egyptians, Romans, and Europeans among others…we come to a romantic fellow by the … Continuer la lecture

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Marry me? The History of Diamond Engagement Rings, Continued…

Hello! Hello! Admirers of fine jewelry! So, I left you hanging last time.  Well, today I am here to continue my little discourse on diamond engagement rings…. Naturally, engagement rituals have changed over the years.  They did not always involve … Continuer la lecture

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Marry me? The History of Diamond Engagement Rings

Hello Jewelry Lovers! Today is the beginning of a multi-part entry on  the history of..you guessed it,  Diamond Engagement Rings. Excited? I am… We all think about  that  special day that is the subject of movies, books, and dreams.  The … Continuer la lecture

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Counterfeit Jewelry Seized By The RCMP In Ontario

Salutations to all you Jewelry Lovers out there! We have all had contact with counterfeit products. Pirated DVDs, luxury bags, or clothing are just a few examples. It is a affliction that plagues every sector of production…In China, they even … Continuer la lecture

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Kim Kardashian’s Carats

Hello, My Bejeweled Friends! South of the Canadian border, the couple that is most likely to marry is… Kim Kardashian and Kanye West.  We have good reason to suspect that Kanye is most probably preparing to slip a ring on … Continuer la lecture

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DES BIJOUX DE CONTREFAÇON SAISIS PAR LA GRC EN ONTARIO

Amis des bijoux bonjour. La contrefaçon est un fléau qui affecte tous les secteurs d’activités et tous les produits. Sans exceptions. Le monde de la bijouterie se doit d’être extrêmement vigilant et de lutter, coûte que coûte, contre cette menace … Continuer la lecture

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Sardonyx : August’s Other Birthstone

Sardonyx, a type of onyx, is also August’s birthstone. A beautiful stone with red layers and white banding, has an interesting history behind it.  Ancient Greek and Roman warriors carried it in the form of a talisman with engravings of … Continuer la lecture

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