Winter must-have: decorations that complement the “cold” bows
Soft sweaters from Angora, warm oversize dresses made of natural wool, down-padded coats, trendy coarse knit hats and mittens with a mimicry pattern - many girls look forward to winter…

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Jewelry Shine Secrets
What is important when choosing jewelry accessories? Price, quality, design - each buyer has his own selection criteria. But the first thing that a person who has crossed the threshold…

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Gilding in the watch: everything you wanted to know about precious spraying
Gold-plated watches are a luxury accessory. Do you remember the fakes of “Rolexes” that flooded our market in the dashing nineties and quickly became a symbol of glamor and a…

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Real emerald vs fakes

One of the most beautiful and mysterious gems is considered an emerald. Royal stone and stars adore magnificent stone. The mineral is considered a symbol of power, wealth and wisdom. Emerald is able to change the life of its owner: it attracts luck and protects against disease. But a magical effect is possible only if the stone is real. Often unscrupulous sellers give out imitations as a natural mineral. To avoid cheating, it is important to know what a real emerald looks like, and by what criteria it can be distinguished from a fake.

What a genuine emerald looks like
Emerald is called “green ice”. This variety of beryl has a special cold shine and a green tint. The grassy color of the mineral is due to a small amount of chromium, which is present in its structure. Sometimes the role of chromium is vanadium, which affects the saturation and properties of beryl.

Those who want to buy a real stone should know what an emerald looks like and what characteristics of the mineral are key. The table will help to understand. Continue reading

How to make gold chains: 8 stages of the birth of a masterpiece

It’s hard to argue with the popularity of gold chains. Surely in each of your treasured caskets you will find one or several similar jewelry. They can look completely different depending on the type of weaving, style, weight and other factors. But such products are always universal, durable and loved. Have you ever wondered how gold chains are made? What path does a gold bar go to a jewelry store window? We offer to understand together.

The history of ancient decoration
Today we do not know for certain where the craftsman lived, who first came up with the idea to make links of precious metal and connect them together. It is not known what his name was. One thing is certain: it happened a very, very long time ago. Indeed, for the first time, fashionable gold chains appeared almost at the same time in Ancient Greece and in Ancient Egypt. True, the “fashionable” at that time was considered an exceptionally massive chain that only very wealthy men could afford. Continue reading

The main thing is for the bracelet to sit: we determine the size of the main “manual” jewelry

A bright, attractive, alluring bracelet has long turned from a powerful amulet (and this is how our ancestors perceived it) into a familiar and very important accessory. He is equally loved by both women and men, and without this decoration it is difficult to imagine a stylish image. A laconic chain or a dozen exaggerated items in a gypsy style, gold or jewelry, complemented by a clasp or inlaid with precious stones – in any case, the bracelet must not only be worn correctly.

First of all, you need to be able to determine the size of the bracelet on your hand. Perhaps this is even more important than choosing the right decoration design for you. You see, even the most beautiful product can lose all its attractiveness as soon as you try it on yourself. And all because our personality, features of appearance and style of clothing directly affect how the accessory will look at us. The size of the hand for the bracelet is a very important parameter when choosing this jewelry. The correct definition of the girth of the wrist will help to ensure that your favorite accessory becomes an integral complement to your image. Continue reading

Inimitable opal: 5 most interesting facts about stone
“Fiery”, “cosmic”, “stone of deceptive hopes”. This is two centuries unrivaled in its uniqueness. He was feared, he admired, but no one remained indifferent to him. The famous Roman writer…

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Real emerald vs fakes
One of the most beautiful and mysterious gems is considered an emerald. Royal stone and stars adore magnificent stone. The mineral is considered a symbol of power, wealth and wisdom.…

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How to choose a men's signet
When it comes to rings, women are most often remembered, however, men began to wear rings long before the appearance of metal, shamans used wood, animal bones, and much more.…

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Diamond Cut Shape
Choosing jewelry with precious accents is always a daunting task. Especially if you have such a unique and expensive inlay as a faceted diamond. What types of stone cutting do…

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