Reusing Metals: Okay or Not?

By Emily on Wednesday, April 5th, 2017 in precious metals. No Comments

Once in a while, we’ll have a customer come into our store asking if we can use the metal from one of their old jewelry pieces and incorporate it into a new piece. While we can always scrap the metal and put that money towards a new piece, we usually don’t recommend reusing precious metals. Here’s… Read More


The Sterling Silver Seduction

By Emily on Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 in Fashion Trends, Informational, precious metals, silver, Uncategorized. No Comments

Sterling Silver is having its shining moment right now in the fine jewelry industry. We’ve been noticing a lot of customers coming into the store looking for one thing in particular: Sterling Silver jewelry. The metal’s appearance and affordability are just two reasons why this precious metal continues to be a popular choice among fine… Read More


Where Does Gold Come From?

By Emily on Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 in history, Informational, precious metals, Uncategorized. No Comments

Its luster and rarity are what attract so many people to this valuable fine metal, but where exactly does gold come from? Well, believe it or not gold has an extraterrestrial origin. The precious metal commonly used in fine jewelry is formed by cataclysmic stellar explosions called supernovae. A supernova occurs at the end of… Read More