Jewelry know-how

4 ways to prevent nickel allergy

Posted in Jewelry Education on June 11, 2020

a pair of blue earrings

I'm often asked what is the most common cause of nickel allergy, the answer is ear piercings. Its simple to prevent nickel allergy. But there are some important things to keep in mind if your child wants a piercing. Getting a piercing is not a trivial decision, you and your child should understand the risks. Some possible consequences are for example infection, nickel allergy, scarring, and long-term cosmetic issues.  To minimize the risks, a reputable Read More »

Best earrings for your face shape

Posted in Jewelry Education on June 8, 2020

picture of a woman wearing long earrings

When choosing earrings the shape of your face matters and earrings are a great way to play with proportions. Today I will write about which earrings are the best for your face shape. There are six face shapes: oval, square, round, heart, diamond, and pear. To know which earrings are for you you first need to know what shape is your face, keep reading to find out. Do you already know your face shape? The Read More »

The Ultimate Guide to Rings

Posted in Jewelry 101 on June 8, 2020

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In modern society, rings are the most common type of jewelry among men and women. In this guide to rings, our aim is to give you the basics. A ring is a circular gold, silver, or some other high-quality material banded together, that is worn on a finger. Whether it is to display wealth, high status, or authority. Most often used for symbolic functions concerning marriage. A ring is almost always made of hard material: Read More »

A Guide to necklaces

Posted in Jewelry 101 on June 8, 2020

Thumbnail for necklaces article showing three different necklaces being worn by woman

Welcome to our guide to necklaces, when it comes to choosing a necklace to wear you need to consider if it fits your face shape, body, and your height. Which necklace length fits different outfits? If you’re a first-timer, this can definitely be a daunting task. Or you’d want to perform a classic romantical moment when you put the necklace on to your loved one. We first cover the history of necklaces, then we’ll move Read More »

A guide to ear piercings

Posted in Jewelry Education on May 15, 2020

Photo of ear with multible piercings

Ear piercings have been around for a while and we’ve moved on from just lobe. It’s a bit of a headache to remember them all, thus this guide to ear piercings was born.  Did you come across a picture on Instagram and were left wondering what is that piercing called? Perhaps you want to broaden your earring collection? - you may have been bitten by the piercing bug. No worries, we’ll cover the following information. Read More »