Trending Wedding Gift Ideas to Spark Joy

Trending Wedding Gift Ideas to Spark Joy

Trending Wedding Gift Ideas to Spark Joy Who doesn’t love a good wedding? The romance, the excitement, the good food, and of course, the gifts! These joyous occasions are enhanced when we can give and receive presents that we know will be cherished for many years to come. To help you keep track of tradition … [Read more…]

The Wide World of Pearls, Our 55th Issue: QUICK Akoya Pearl Grading Gu

The Wide World of Pearls, Our 55th Issue: QUICK Akoya Pearl Grading Gu

The Wide World of Pearls, Our 55th Issue: QUICK Akoya Pearl Grading Gu         PURRING PEARLS To celebrate Hello Kitty’s 40th Anniversary, Sanrio, Hello Kitty’s parent company contacted the famous Mikimoto Pearl Company to create this amazing Akoya pearl necklace.  Composed of 12 strands of gleaming Akoya pearls, diamonds and rubies and onyx … [Read more…]

What Happens If You Wear Pearls Every Day?

What Happens If You Wear Pearls Every Day?

What Happens If You Wear Pearls Every Day? There’s been much speculation about whether it’s best to save your pearls for special occasions or wear them every day. Some argue that pearls should only be worn on special occasions because they’re delicate and can be easily damaged. Others contest this view by saying that you … [Read more…]

The Grand Return of Weddings: 2022 Wedding Trends

The Grand Return of Weddings: 2022 Wedding Trends

The Grand Return of Weddings: 2022 Wedding Trends This time of the year, two years ago, the COVID-19 pandemic shut the world down. This meant countless postponed and canceled weddings and just as many heartbroken couples and families. Lucky for many of us, 2022 is expected to be “the year of the wedding” as the … [Read more…]

What Does It Mean When Something Is Handcrafted?

What Does It Mean When Something Is Handcrafted?

What Does It Mean When Something Is Handcrafted? When shopping for special gifts for loved ones, you may have come across the terms “handmade” and “handcrafted”. Though they sound similar and both suggest that a human has been involved in the production process, they actually mean two different things. Before you make your next special … [Read more…]