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Category: Jewelry Design

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Gold-Filled Jewelry Explained: Gold-Filled Vs. Other Forms of Gold

Gold-filled jewelry is a layered gold product that is quickly gaining popularity. We’ll explain the difference between gold-filled and other gold types here.

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Mining E-Waste for Jewelry

Would you wear a ring made of electronic-waste? Let’s look at e-waste and how the jeweler industry is helping the environment.

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School Jewelry Is Still a Thing: Class Ring Ideas

Whether you’re buying a class ring for yourself or gifting one, choosing a style that will age gracefully matters. Here are some cool class ring ideas.

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‘Hope Diamond’ Dethroned by ‘Okavango Blue’

Last April, the Okavango Diamond Company (ODC) announced that they recovered a massive, deep-blue diamond with better clarity and purity than the world famous “Hope Diamond.” Originally discovered as

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Lab-Grown Diamonds are about to get Even Cheaper

Ever since laboratories managed to grow gem-quality specimens consistently and at scale, “synthetic” diamonds have steadily gained popularity with today’s jewelry buyers. In addition to being

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What is a ‘Gold Hallmark’?

Early gold hallmarks were used to indicate the fineness of gold, as well as the assaying office that certified its purity. The term “hallmark” originated in 1327, when King Edward of England granted a

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