Endless talk of all things sparkly.

Education & Advice

Where to Sell Your Unwanted Jewelry

I love how collecting fine jewelry has become more popular over the last few years, as it was something I’ve been preaching since starting my blog in 2008. I really wanted to influence everyone to stop buying costume jewelry, silver jewelry, and anything gold-plated as… Read More

Jewelry Road Trip series

Gem Gossip Visits Yearly Co in Nashville, TN

About two years ago I visited Yearly Co on my birthday to see these gorgeous golden bangles in person after obsessing over them on Instagram. Prior to that, bangles and bracelets didn’t interest me at all – I was more of… Read More

Designer Jewelry

Incredible Moonstone Jewels from Mark Henry Jewelry

When I think about my favorite gemstones, moonstones are definitely high up on that list (because that list is loooong). As much as I love vintage and antique moonstone jewelry, it is getting harder to find in many regards – first off, finding moonstones that… Read More

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Antique & Vintage Jewelry

Jogani Opens Jewelry Gallery + Event Space in Silver Lake, CA

SPONSORED.   It was just 8 years ago, I was visiting LA on my #JewelryRoadTrip and had Jogani Gallery on my list of places to visit. I was floored by all the gems, the museum-quality jewels and could easily see how… Read More


Case Antiques Auction Set For July 8th & 9th, 2023

Hello, jewel enthusiasts and antique aficionados! Get ready to embark on a thrilling journey through the world of fine art and exquisite antiques at the upcoming Summer Fine Art and Antiques Auction by Case Antiques. Taking place over multiple days, this highly anticipated event promises to be a treasure… Read More

Q & A Interviews

2023 May Is Gold Month — Celebrating Six Different Makers

If you’re in the jewelry community on Instagram, a typical day involves scrolling through your feed.  You’ll no doubt encounter karat gold jewelry on a daily basis. In fact, you’ll probably see 50-100 pieces each day if you follow enough accounts like I do.  It is easy to become… Read More