How To Choose Diamond Earrings


Thank you for joining us on imagine diamonds. There's a line in Lewis Carroll's beloved Alice in Wonderland in which Alice asks the Cheshire cat which she should go to. He asks her where she's going and she replies that she doesn't know. If you don't know where you're going, the cat replies, any road will lead you there. In other words if you don't really care where you end up, then it doesn't … [Read more...]

Gold Testing (What Gold Buyers Don’t Want You to Know!)

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Right, hi guys. Today I'm going to show you how to check the karat, the weight, and the value of your gold before you send it out to any gold buyers in the mail and or take it to your local jeweller. Get rid of it, trade it out for cash for gold. Alright so we're going to start with this 21 karat gold chain I have here, you can see that or not, come closer and but we can do is take a loop right … [Read more...]

Charm Bracelets

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The wire wrapping here is quite secure for adding charms to a bracelet. When using jump rings however, it is necessary for them to be soldered closed. A jump ring will easily open if not soldered, so make sure you visit a jeweller to have the jump rings on your charm bracelet secured. An alternative is to use Link-Locks, these are very secure and can easily be fitted at home with a small pair of … [Read more...]

Jewellery Repair

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  Most of the large chain jewellery stores you will find in shopping malls today are simply retail stores. This is a far cry from 30 or 40 years ago, before shopping centres became widespread, and the ‘shops’ you visited on the main street were individual stores run by qualified jewellers. Finding a real ‘bench jeweller’ isn’t that difficult and you will get personal service from the … [Read more...]