Endless talk of all things sparkly.

Jewels at my Doorstep

Jewels at my Doorstep — Marmari Jewelry

Sponsored Content Attraction. Wish Upon a Star. Light Years Away. A Star is Born. Happy Hour. These are the names of Marmari’s five main jewelry collections, each having their own identity, yet are all a part of… Read More

Education & Advice

Becoming a Graduate Gemologist & Appraiser — My Story

This was one of the first photos I took for the website I made for the store I worked at My mom took this photo when she visited me at work — this was my office. I spent many hours here appraising jewelry, sorting… Read More

Jewelry Collection Stories

Jewelry Collection Stories — @goldisneverplain

It takes a different type of “nerve” to be completely obsessed with jewelry and be able to sell and let go of some really epic pieces — but somehow I manage it! There will always be a place in my heart for a couple of rings… Read More

Shop My Picks

My Jewel Box

My Amethyst Pendant Project

I know you’ve seen them — especially at pawn shops or jewelry stores that have been around for over 40+ years — gemstone pendants in gold basket settings. These were very popular in the 80s & 90s and were seen taking up space within each jewelry store’s glass displays. Read More

Jewels at my Doorstep

Jewels at my Doorstep — Armenta Jewelry

Sponsored Content Armenta Jewelry — empowering women one jewel at a time. Designer and creator Emily Armenta has steadfastly made it her mission to create pieces that are not only beautiful on the outside but… Read More

Antique & Vintage Jewelry

Exclusive Antique & Vintage Collection at Long’s Jewelers

SPONSORED CONTENT I visited Long’s Jewelers on my #JewelryRoadTrip while in Boston a few years ago and it is one of my top spots of all time! I was particularly captivated by their antique and estate selection and left… Read More