December: Blue, Blue, Blue Christmas

It’s normal for there to be multiple birthstones for a month, but December is a standout for having all blue birthstones. Turquoise, tanzanite, topaz and zircon are all known for their best-loved blue hues. While blue gemstones are popular year-round (sapphires especially), and most easily associated with summer, the December birthstones send a strong message that... [...]

MJ|December 5, 2018|Write Comment
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MJ Loves – James & Annie

Love is in the air this summer, and we had the pleasure of chatting with this recently engaged couple about their relationship and engagement ring. James and Annie are foodies, animal lovers, and laugh, “We’re definitely strange!” As you’ll see from their interview, they are also as thoughtful as they are humorous, and we absolutely... [...]

Jewelry Guide for Sensitive Skin

Have you found yourself shopping for yourself or for loved ones, and wondered “why pay more for high end jewelry if there’s stylish options for less?” This is a valid question, because everyone has a budget, and your money is always a key deciding factor. We’d like to suggest that quality is also a key... [...]

How to Get the Ring You Want

Let’s talk about the awkwardness of, ahem, hinting. If you’ve been talking about taking your relationship to diamond status, of course you want to love the ring as much as you adore your partner. However, if you know a proposal is upcoming and you both want an element of surprise…how do you go about making... [...]

MJ|April 23, 2018|Write Comment
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What To Know If You’re Considering Custom Jewelry

Custom jewelry can mean anything from creating something completely from scratch; to knowing the style and gem you want (vintage, sapphire); to finding something you love and asking for minor adjustments (gem size, more diamonds on the band, square cushion cut instead of princess cut, prong setting for the central gemstone). Creating a custom piece... [...]

MJ|February 28, 2018|Write Comment
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