Gem & Jewelry Articles from JOGS Page 6

Is the vast popularity of using recycled gold morally correct? May 20th, 2014

Recycled gold and silver have been used by many ethical jewelers, heavily in North America, for many years. Using recycled silver may be the way to go as under 10 pounds are available monthly, gold however is a different story. Recycled gold is cheaper than using mined gold and therefore generates more profit. This is… Read More

This lightweight, stylish, and inexpensive jewelry component will keep you looking absolutely gorgeous May 20th, 2014

A bead doesn’t have to be a pearl or some other semi-precious stone in order to keep you looking stylish. Nowadays, there are many beautiful acrylic beads that you can pick up without burning a hole in your pocket. Another important factor is that they are extremely lightweight, even the larger beads, and the holes… Read More

As long as you know about it, your chances of being a jewelry crime victim can be greatly prevented May 20th, 2014

FBI agent Eric Ives claims that the best way to prevent jewelry crimes towards your business is to remain aware of possible threats. Don’t let the thought take over you, but just simply be aware. Although the overall number of crimes committed towards jewelers has fallen in general, some new tactics have been discovered; putting… Read More

New sea like stone all the hottest celebrities are rocking out May 16th, 2014

Megan Good, Catherine Winnick, Jessica Biel, Jill Zarin, and Angelina Jolie are all making this ocean colored rock the centerpiece for there jewelry, the aquamarine. The amazing clarity and versatility of this beautiful ocean-colored stone is the reason why it has brilliantly dazzled on the bodies of gorgeous Hollywood actresses time and time again. The… Read More

Is Your Jewelry Summer-Worthy?? May 16th, 2014

Coral, would be the way to go this warm, summer season. The pinkish-peach coral really has that beautiful vibrant color and looks absolutely beautiful paired with aqua freshwater pearls. If you want to take it a step further, add some sea themed charms such as starfish or Triton in sterling silver. If gold tickles your… Read More

It might be that time to start investing in Fossil May 16th, 2014

Fossil Inc., based in Richardson, Tx and parent company of Fossil corp. markets stated that there sales have soared to $777 million, a 14% increase, this is for the quarter that recently ended 4/5/2014.   Fossil Group Inc NASDAQ: FOSL – May 16 2:24 PM ET 101.60+0.73 (0.72%)

Important Diamond Industry event in Las Vegas will feature an amazing celebrity guest to perform May 16th, 2014

The Four Season’s Las Vegas hotel will house the sold out Diamond Empowerment fund’s Diamonds in the Sky Gala on May 29 headlined by music superstar Chaka Khan. 6:30 PM will mark the start of the festivities all in honor of Botswana’s president Seretse Khama Ian Khama along with the government of Botswana for receiving Global Diamond… Read More

Christie’s Auction blows Sotheby’s Auction out of the water by setting a new world record May 15th, 2014

Sotheby’s Geneva Show brought in a whopping $141 million dollars from there auction setting the world record for most money made during a jewelry auction. Overnight, Christie’s Magnificent Jewels sale on May 14 blew this number out of the water by bringing in an out-of-this-world $154 million. The main attraction at this spectacular show was… Read More

Cofounder of Phillips Jewelers passes away May 15th, 2014

After a long illness, co-founder Caroline Colaprete passed away at 95 years old. Caroline founded the store along with her husband Phillip in 1948. Her son, Art, is the current president of the company. Along with her son, she is also held up by a daughter, 5 grand children and 11 great-grand children. She had… Read More

Jaeger-LeCoultre Comes to TimeCrafters Boasting it’s amazing new collection May 15th, 2014

Jaeger-LeCoultre will be showing off its new Hybrid Artistica collection at TimeCrafters, a show boasting luxury watches, May 15-18. The collection was first introduced in Geneva at the SIHH show, now it is at  TimeCrafters for there New York premier, next the Shanghai Int’l Film festival, then London for the Masterpiece Fair, and finally Hong… Read More