Endless talk of all things sparkly.

Antique & Vintage Jewelry

Moonstone Monday: Take the Moonstone Challenge!

I own three rings that feature moonstone: clover ring from Fancy Flea Antiques, cluster ring set with one large moonstone surrounded by Montana Sapphires from Lang Antiques, & cluster ring set with a center garnet from Diamond Addiction… Read More

Antique & Vintage Jewelry

The Best Diamonds in Seattle, WA

My trip to Seattle had me traveling all over this beautiful city located in the US’s Northwest in search of the best jewelry to be seen!  I quickly discovered that Seattle may be nicknamed the “Emerald City,” but it sure had a lot of amazing DIAMONDS. Thanks to… Read More

Antique & Vintage Jewelry

Special Vegas Jewelry Week Sweepstakes with True Facet

Can’t believe it is that time of year again, but then again, doesn’t everyone say that?! Vegas Jewelry Week has a wild way of sneaking up on everyone in the industry and like myself, I never have enough time to prepare. All is well though because I have been working… Read More

Shop My Picks

Antique & Vintage Jewelry

Antique & Vintage Diamonds with 1001 Diamonds

I’ve been on a quest for the best in antique and vintage diamonds from all across the United States! Thanks to 1001 Diamonds, I’ve honed in on a few keen shops. Every corner, every direction, every side street…and I think I’ve narrowed my continental search. From… Read More

Antique & Vintage Jewelry

How to Buy and Care for Antique Jewelry

Purchasing antique jewelry means buying something truly special. Each necklace, watch, earring, and brooch has a long history behind it that makes the piece unique, even if it was just one among hundreds when it was new. Learning to recognize and appreciate quality antique jewelry comes… Read More

Antique & Vintage Jewelry

Gem Gossip 120k Giveaway on Instagram ft. EraGem

Wow, never in a million years would I have thought my Instagram page would reach 120k followers!  As a “thank you” I’ve teamed up with EraGem to celebrate reaching this milestone by giving away a beautiful ring.  Of course, we couldn’t decide which one of these lovelies… Read More