The Difference Between Sterling Silver and 925 Silver

The Difference Between Sterling Silver and 925 Silver

There are a number of terms used for silver jewelry that can be confusing until someone explains them in simple terms. Here’s a common one… What’s the difference between Sterling Silver and 925 Silver? ‘Sterling Silver’ and ‘925 Silver’ are two different terms for the...

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What Is Rose Gold? The Ultimate Guide for This Amazing Metal

What Is Rose Gold? The Ultimate Guide for This Amazing Metal

Rose Gold is an eye-catching metal with a distinctive look and history. If you’re considering it for an engagement ring, or some other special piece of jewelry, you’ll want to learn a little more about the metal to ensure it’s going to be the right fit. What is Rose...

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Does Moissanite Lose its Sparkle? | Keep it Looking like New

Does Moissanite Lose its Sparkle? | Keep it Looking like New

Moissanite is known for it’s beautiful and active sparkle, but how much will that sparkle diminish with time? If you’re hoping to avoid a flat and dull-looking Moissanite ring, you’ve come to the right place. We’ll talk about the impact that age has on sparkle for...

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What is Moissanite Oil Slick? | Fixing the Rainbow Stain

What is Moissanite Oil Slick? | Fixing the Rainbow Stain

Rainbow colored oil slicks on the surface of a Moissanite ring can be shocking to find—and sometimes agonizing to get rid of. In this post, I’ll share techniques that will allow you to break free of the seemingly endless cycle of recurring oil slick stains on the...

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Hi, I’m Dave Greene. Twenty years ago, I was completely lost as I shopped for an engagement ring and tried not to look too clueless. I was a broke college student that knew nothing about gold or diamonds. I also didn’t know I had much less expensive alternatives. This blog exists to help you discover frugal ring options that don’t feel like sacrifices.