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5 Tips to Keep Your Costume Jewellery Looking New

Your outfit is never complete without a piece of jewellery to tie the outfit together. There are a few tips and tricks to keep your costume pieces clean. Costume jewellery is affordable however, it does not last as long as expensive pieces. You cannot find a fashion jewellery cleaner at your local supermarket but there are a few steps you can take to ensure that your costume jewellery does not tarnish as quickly as it did before. This is...

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6 Fabulous Gift Ideas For Your Better Half

We've all heard the saying “It is not the gift, but the thought that counts”. When it comes to making the person you love and who makes you happy feel special on a few occasions, you don't want to leave any stone unturned. Having said that, we also understand that at times it gets extremely difficult to come up with an idea for your partner. Although the process of gifting has definitely evolved, the subtle art of gifting has...

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How to Tell the Difference Between Imitation Gemstones and Natural Gemstones

What is the Difference Between Imitation Gemstone, Lab Created Gemstones and Natural Gemstones? The rising costs to fund mining processes in the hunt for new gemstones has given way to the solution of creating gemstones rather than further exhausting the natural resources. Gemstones created in a lab have a similar feel and look to the authentic stones and are often times impossible to tell apart by those who are not trained to notice the subtle differences between the two. Despite...

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Your Mama’s Pearl Necklace is Back in Fashion

The Lure Behind Wearing Pearl Jewelry Pearls have always been associated with “old money” in the affluent communities, with more emphasis on the old. It's this misconception that has many millennials believing that they will look like an old person when they wear pearl jewelry. However, with more and more models rocking this staple, it's quickly becoming evident that you CAN wear your pearls without losing your edge as a young and hip fashionista.Legendary Coco Chanel and Queen Elizabeth had...

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Hottest Jewelry Trends of 2018

Hottest Jewelry Trends of 2018 Fashion, if you haven't realized by now, is cyclical. Remember those bell bottoms of the 1970s that made a reappearance in the early 2000s? Everyone had a pair; safe to say, you should hang on to yours, because it will be back. Here’s the thing, it is not just fashion that is cyclical-so is jewelry. Think about it-crystal chokers, anklet bracelets, those large hoop earrings that made you feel like you were making a fashion...

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Sparkle at the Workplace – on All the Important Days. Jewelry for Workplace

As social creatures, heavy emphasis is placed on how we should look in order to be especially appealing to others. We see the fancy magazine covers filled with models that we try to emulate. So, we buy our makeup palettes and spend longer than necessary in the bathroom to make sure we come out looking every bit as attractive as we hope so that we may be the talk of our jobs based on how fashionable we look. Now,...

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Sterling Silver Jewelry Care-How to Keep Sterling Silver Jewelry from Tarnishing

Why does sterling silver tarnish? Many of us wear sterling silver jewelry as a cheaper alternative to that of gold or real silver as these can be quite costly. The plus side of this cheaper alternative is that almost never lose its original color and shine, causing you to have it for years to come, which everyone wants. However, sterling silver can in fact become discolored and unattractive if one does a poor job of taking care of it. Many...

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Buy Hypoallergenic Earrings and Jewelry

Eczema, hives and dermatitis are some of the more commonly known skin allergies that plague the human skin and man are they bothersome! They cause irritation and leave us feeling frustrated at having them flare up at all-which is understandable. Nobody wants flawed skin, after all, society frowns on that, and admittedly, we feel most beautiful when we have healthy skin. Who doesn’t? So, how do we prevent these allergies from ruining our skins, simple, we learn what causes...

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Birthstone Jewelry- A Gemstone for Every Month. What is Yours?

Learning about the gems attached to the month we are born in is a fascination that has held many of our interests, despite our age. It is also the first connection we even make when thinking about gemstones. We are enthralled by the stories behind how a gem got its color or the mystical powers people believe they held. It is not only about the stone itself but also the connection between the stone color and the energy it...

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