What is Karat Gold?

What is Karat Gold?

The jewelry industry uses a wide variety of gold-colored metals. You’ve probably seen some of them: “gold tone,” “gold-plated,” “gold-filled,” and “karat gold.” Learning the differences can help you make informed buying decisions. In this post, I’m going to talk a bit...
What Are Those California Prop 65 Warnings About?

What Are Those California Prop 65 Warnings About?

Warnings Everywhere If you live in California, or if you’ve bought goods manufactured in California, you’ve probably seen a Prop 65 warning sign or label. They are everywhere in our lovely state: on jewelry, electronics, in gas stations, apartment...
July’s Birthstone: Ruby

July’s Birthstone: Ruby

Intro to Rubies Ruby is July’s vibrant red birthstone. I love using ruby in my jewelry designs because of its great color and its durability. I’m going to tell you a little more about one of the most precious gemstones in the world. Properties Ruby is the...

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