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New Year, New You — 30 Daily Tips to Transform Your Jewelry Box



Happy New Year! Instead of setting that same goal you do every year, let’s strive for something a little different — like having the best jewelry box ever. Sure, it seems like a daunting goal and hard to achieve, but if you follow these 30 daily tips, you’ll be on your way to having that dream jewel box in one month!

Follow along on Instagram, where I’ll be taking you through each daily tip and giving you some extra insight.

1 — Purge jewelry you don’t wear anymore

2 — Learn the best places to search for pieces that are your style

3 — Familiarize yourself with auctions and get comfortable with bidding online

4 — Clean your jewelry, especially the pieces you wear everyday

5 — Take inventory of what you have

6 — Create the best possible storage solution for your jewelry

7 — Clean your actual jewelry box

8 — Use tiles to display charms and necklaces (everything should be easily seen)

9 — Sell your unwanted pieces — at auction, other dealers, websites like TRR & EBTH

10 — Trade unwanted or unworn pieces with other people in the jewelry community

11 — Find a trusting jeweler

12 — Make piles of pieces that need repairs or possibly a redesign

13 — Have a jeweler or designer create a piece using loose gemstones you have floating around your jewelry box

14 — Get your jewelry appraised

15 — Load up on classic essentials

16 — Try adding some dainty jewelry to your wardrobe

17 — Try adding some bold gold to your wardrobe

18 — Try adding  personalized jewelry to your wardrobe

19 — Gather your charms and make them into a charm bracelet or charm necklace

20 — Try adding a new piece from a designer you’ve been admiring

21 — Pick your color scheme; know what gemstones you like and don’t like

22 — Narrow your collecting to a few motifs

23 — Conquer your earring goals; get a new piercing if necessary

24 — Measure all your ring sizes & write them down

25 — Buy ring guards & sizers for rings so you’re able to wear them on multiple fingers

26 — Buy necklaces & chains in these key lengths: choker, 16″, 18″, 24″, 30″

27 — Have extra earring backs in your jewelry box

28 — Get your watch fully serviced

29 — Restring any pearls that are worn out

30 — Set your jewelry goals for the future