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Build Aquamarine Earrings

We all love our earrings in every form but also have our personal favorite style so why not create a pair your way. From a pair of studs, hoops and cluster earrings to drops, danglers and chandeliers, you can have what you like. The soft blue color of aquamarines look charming in every style and it is up to you to enhance their appeal. So start with deciding what kind of earrings you want to make followed by stone selection.

Know what to look for in your stones and pay attention to their color, clarity, cut and carat. Aquamarines are generally pale colored stones so choose those that are of a comparatively darker hue. Larger stones have a more vivid color but if you like smaller ones go for a cluster of them to pronounce their look. A mix of stones in different shapes and sizes add a very lively appeal to earrings especially longer and more elaborate designs.

The charming aquamarines are blessed with good clarity which adds to their shimmer but if you can’t resist the dazzle of diamonds, have a few accents thrown in to create a lovely ripple of light. Use them judiciously especially if you …

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Diamond Studs

There are many ways and means by which you can give a boost to your self-confidence. Some are time-consuming, invasive, complex and involves spending lots of money. They include enrolling and attending personality development classes, workshops, seminars, undergoing plastic surgeries, getting make-overs, sweating out at the gym and so on. However, there are also utterly easy and less time-consuming ways that does not make a hole in your pocket like sporting appropriate clothes and jewellery items. When you talk about jewellery the first thing that flashes your mind would be the diamond ear studs as these items are easy to own and have the ability to boost your self-confidence, instantly.

Before you set-out on an online shopping adventure looking for these diamond earrings designs, you first take note of what inspires you, who do you consider as your diva, your interests, hobbies and your traits. Based on your findings you can start your search online. This is because; the online shopping arena featuring unimaginable varieties of diamond earrings can whack your brain if you shop without any idea.

Diamond ear studs in varying sizes can create varying impacts. For instance, small-sized ones are perfect to go with your daily attire, …

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Colour Changing Sapphire

Origin

Considering the rarity of colour change sapphire engagement rings, the stones are mined in a surprising number of places around the world. The most valuable varieties are found in India (the Kashmir region specifically), Sri Lanka, Burma and the Pailin region of Cambodia. However, the colour changing gem can also be found in Thailand, Tanzania, Nigeria, Kenya, Madagascar, Australia, China and even the USA.

Colouring

The colour of the stone is completely dependent on the light to which it is exposed. The most typical transition of colour is from blue to purple, which most often occurs under natural daylight. The gems which change colour more dramatically are much rarer and sought after by collectors and sapphire engagement ring designers alike.

It is important to note that when it comes to valuing this stone, the gems which change colour dramatically are worth the most. Many people assume that value is based upon the attractiveness of the colouring, when, in fact, the purity of the colours that the stone can change to determine its value. For example, a turquoise gem which changes to burgundy under certain light would be worth very high amounts. If the colours are pure with no trace …

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Buy a Certified Loose Diamond

If you are looking for a loose diamond, there are a few things to consider. First and foremost, make sure the ring is GIA certified. GIA stands for the Gemological Institute of America and is one of the most respected diamond grading labs in the industry. The loose diamond will be have the four C’s graded – cut, color, cart and clarity and the GIA will provide you with a statement listing all the details of the stone. You can be assured that your stone has passed certain guidelines and that you are buying a stone for the correct value.

Secondly, consider what type of stone will work best in the jewelry that you are considering. Are you considering a bracelet? A ring? A necklace? Would round, square, princess or another shape work best? How big of a stone should you look for? Do you need multiple stones? For a bracelet, it may be a good idea to look at many smaller stones that might have a slightly lower quality to them. If you’re thinking of an engagement ring, you may want to search for high quality stones that will really sparkle and shine and draw attention. If you are …

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Benefits of Custom Made Jewelry

Designed from scratch

A major benefit of the custom-made jewelry is that every piece created will be entirely unique. This type of jewelry is completely designed from scratch with the intention to create something that is one of a kind and able stand out from the more traditional designs.

For the fussy wearer of jewelry, this will give a perfect opportunity to give their input to ensure the finished piece is able to fully match their personality. There is plenty to think about in the process of creating the perfect piece of jewelry. Also, the things to consider will vary with the different types of jewelry. For instance, the basic shape of the item is likely to range from rectangular or round for a pendant, while a set of earrings can have a drop or button style.

A further consideration is the specific metal for the custom-made jewelry. The most popular options include titanium, sterling silver, gold and platinum. The preferred metal style is relatively easy to choose because most people have a particular preference for the basic metal color and look.

Additionally, there is the option to choose the type, color, number and size of the gemstones.

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Wrists Deserve Some Dressing Up Too

THE BANGLE BRACELETS CAN NEVER GO WRONG

Just like you would wear a number of bangles together, these bracelets are worn in multiples too just to give that bangle like look to it as well as the feeling of them clanking like bangles. They usually do not have any kind of opening and look like a ring; it is probably one of the most versatile kinds you will find in the bracelets section. What makes them really chirpy and fun is that they can be mixed with various colors and materials and look very flashy.

GO CLASSY WITH THE CUFF BRACELETS

Though you might find some similarity with the bangle bracelet, the cuff bracelets gives a more classy touch to your accessory game. This kind however has an opening at the end and finishes around one third on the wrist. This kind has been very famous since the time of the royals and rightfully so because of its regal look. They have a firm hold over your wrists and are not very easily flexible.

THE LEATHER BRACELETS IS FOR ALL THE METAL LOVERS

As the title goes, the ones with a very strong liking towards metal jewellery should surely go …

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Choosing a Necklace That Suits You

Think about the colors you are most likely to say look good on you. Are they warm, bright colors? Or cool blues and soft greens? Gold looks best when paired with warm bright colors, such as red and orange. It also looks fantastic with deep purples. On the other hand, if you tend to wear cool colors such as light blues and greens, silver may be more your style. Beaded necklaces can further complicate things because of the enormous variety of colors. However, as long as you stick with colors you normally wear or colors that complement them you should be fine. If your wardrobe consists of mainly dark colors, a pop of color is also a good option.

Now it’s time to think of the style of necklace best suits you. There is a type of necklace to fit any personality, from fun beaded designs to elegant pendants. One of the best ways to find the perfect type of necklace is to think about your personality. Are you a quirky, fun loving person? Or are you a down to earth lover of the outdoors?

A more casual type of necklace is suitable for someone who considers themselves to be …

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Wholesale Snap Jewelry

Wholesale snap jewelry is a specialized type of jewelry that has buttons on it that create the definitive decorations on the item of jewelry. What makes wholesale snap jewelry so different? Those buttons that create the decoration on the piece of jewelry can be “snapped” out of place, and then another button can be “snapped” into place, and thus changing the entire look, or style of the jewelry piece.

This type of jewelry is not going to take the place of fine articles designed to be worn for a formal occasion. Your diamonds, emeralds, and pearls will still be needed for those special evenings, but for your everyday jewelry needs this revolutionary style of necklaces, rings, bracelets, and watches, will let you create the pieces you need without having to buy a lot of different jewelry items.

This type of jewelry comes with many different “buttons” that are designed to interchange with the buttons on the items you have. If you wear a pink outfit on Monday you can place buttons that are appropriately colored to match your pink ensemble, and when you wear a green outfit on Thursday you will be able to wear the same articles of jewelry …

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Make Some Simple Things Using Jewelry Wire

  • Funky Beaded Hoop Earrings:
    Thin jewelry wire may not be strong enough to create beaded earrings, but it can be easily reinforced by winding another piece of wire tightly around it in a spiral, so that it looks almost like a spring. Wind the outer piece of wire very tightly until you get to a place where you want to put a bead. Arch the outer wire over the top of the bead so that it is held firmly in place, then carry on tightly spiraling around the inner piece of wire until you get to the place where you want to put the next bead. When the beaded wire is large enough to make the size of hoop you want, use the spiraling wire to secure the two spiraled ends together, making sure that the middle wire has enough excess wire to create the bit which will be threaded through your ear. Put one more bead onto the excess inner wire after the two ends of the hoop have been joined, in order to help to protect you from any potential sharp edges, and then hook the excess wire into a suitable curve to use through your pierced ear
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Loose Diamond Assessments

The 4 Cs of diamonds and diamond buying had been used in the industry for years and indicate the major contributing characteristics of the diamonds success. Names, the 4 Cs are color, clarity, cut, and carat weight. When evaluation is carried out by industry professional jewelers for the purposes of appraisals or other such evaluations, the 4 Cs are they determine the price pf the gemstone separate from the price of the ring or other fine jewelry piece.

Color can be tricky. Is the color of the diamond natural, and to what extent has the diamond been subjected to chemicals to alter original coloring? Keeping this in mind might be worth it when the diamond is getting appraised or when you take it into a jewelry store for further examination, where the gemstones are usually subject to examination under 10x magnification. Remember that any diamond with very saturated with color is likely a highly chemically treated diamond, are rich colors are extremely rare in nature.

Cut refers to the style design the diamond is cut according to, and the faceting and proportioning of the diamond is all about letting its natural brilliance shine. There are many different kinds of cuts …

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