Jewelry Blog

Hollywood Style Icon - Lauren Bacall: Get Her Look For Less

Mon, 26 Sep 2016

By PS Staff

Lauren Bacall


Do you ever find yourself wishing for the screen stars of old? You know the ones who knew how to slay on the red carpet in the most elegant of ways? Well, we do. Don't get us wrong, we love Lupita Nyong'o, Jennifer Aniston and Sofía Vergara; but there is something mesmerizing about the old screen beauties of yore. One such beauty which has had us transfixed for decades is Lauren Bacall. She had those seductive eyes, that husky voice and her sultry stylish looks; who wouldn't be inspired by her? The good news is that if you want to duplicate her style, it's easy and doesn't require deep pockets. Read on to learn what pieces you need to have in order to get the look from this Hollywood style icon.

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Fall Fashion Favorites: Get the Look

Wed, 21 Sep 2016

By PS Staff

We were in the throes of New York Fashion Week; we were surrounded by Spring 2017 looks from designers. Yet what are we to wear this season? Chilly weather is sneaking up behind us and we want to know what to wear now, not a few months from now, right? Thus, we did some investigating and decided to let you know what fall trends you can expect to see on all the sidewalks this fall.

Platinum Dreams of Africa™ Cufflinks at Whiteflash

Platinum and Diamond “Dreams of Africa™” Cufflinks at Whiteflash


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2016 Emmy Award Winner Regina King: Get the Jewelry Look for Less

Mon, 19 Sep 2016

By PS Staff

We had a long night last night as we turned to the Emmy Awards to see what the stars were wearing on the red carpet. Among the crowd, we noticed one impeccably dressed woman – Regina King. She stood out to us because not only did her Elizabeth Kennedy gown highlight her magnificence, but we loved her jewelry choices. What is even better about this look is that it is eminently wearable. She selected pieces which most of us have in our jewelry boxes; only she decided to wear them down the red carpet and they looked amazing. Fortunately you can replicate her look; all you have to do is read on to get her secrets.

Edwardian Vintage Diamond Drop Earrings - in 14kt White Gold - (1.62 CTW) at Ritani

Edwardian Vintage Diamond Drop Earrings at Ritani


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The Classic Halo Setting for All Cuts of Diamonds and Gemstones

Mon, 12 Sep 2016

By PS Staff

Gabriel & Co. 14k White Gold Diamond Double Halo Engagement Ring at Gabriel & Co.

Emerald Cut Double Halo Engagement Ring at Gabriel & Co.


A little black dress, a pair of pumps, a set of pearls and a pair of diamond studs are all hallmarks of classic style. Yet, there is another beauty which has solidified its status as a member of the "classic" crowd . . . the beautiful halo setting.

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The Popular Pear Cut or Pear Shaped Diamond and Gemstone

Wed, 31 Aug 2016

By PS Staff

Fancy Light Yellowish Green Pear Drop Ring with Rose Cut in 18K Two Tone at B2C Jewels

Fancy Yellowish Green Pear Drop Ring at B2C Jewels


Fancy cut diamonds are very much in the forefront of consumers’ minds. This is because one can get a larger ring for the same price of an equivalent round shaped brilliant diamond. One such fancy shape which has seen a resurgence is the pear cut diamond. It has appeared in many celebrity engagement rings, and designers have begun incorporating the cut into many diamonds as a center stone or as an elegant accent stone.

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Layered Bracelets: Guidelines to Stacking Your Style

Mon, 29 Aug 2016

By PS Staff

You've heard us talk about layering a lot this year. That's because it is one of the looks that is still going strong through 2016. Everywhere we look we see a layered necklace or stacked rings. Yet, we have noticed that stacked bracelets aren't getting the respect we know they deserve. There is rarely anything more elegant than seeing a woman with a stack of bangles on her arms and with the looks that jewelry designers are rolling out, we know that her options are endless to steal the spotlight when she walks in the room. Now, let’s take a look at some fabulous bracelets; but first, let's run through a quick primer to make sure you show off this look to the best of your ability.

Brick Design Diamond Bangle Bracelets in 14k White, Yellow, and Rose Gold (1 1/5 ct. tw.) at Blue Nile

Brick Design Diamond Bangle Bracelets in 14K White, Yellow and Rose Gold at Blue Nile


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Live A. Jaffe Setting: Rated Top 10 Jewelry Brands in Bridal Design!

Fri, 26 Aug 2016

By Linh Pilipchak

Jewel of the Week (JOTW) - Gorgeous Jewelry Shared by PS Members


A. Jaffe was rated top 10 jewelry brands in bridal design. Want to see rare real life shots of A. Jaffe settings for this week’s featured jewel posted by thorstedswife? This magnificent ring has an A. Jaffe setting with a 1.03 carat D color SI1 clarity elongated cushion cut center stone (GIA rated) and 0.67 carat in the halo and shank; total carat weight is 1.70. Thorstedswife’s ring size is normally a size 5 but her darling husband (DH) had them sized to 5.25 for swelling in the summer.

thorstedswife's Live A. Jaffe Setting:  Rated Top 10 Jewelry Brands in Bridal Design! (Top View) - image by thorstedswife

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First Lady Presidential Bling: Get the Look for Less

Mon, 22 Aug 2016

By PS Staff

First Lady Michelle Obama

It's a Presidential election year and the race for the White House is heating up. As a result, there are three women currently in the spotlight. One is the current First Lady of the United States, two is the wife of the republican presidential nominee and three is a former First Lady and democratic presidential nominee. We're not here to discuss politics but some serious presidential bling. So, let's take a bipartisan look at these political ring fingers and find out who comes out on top.

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Game of Thrones: Jewelry Inspiration

Mon, 08 Aug 2016

By PS Staff

If you're anything like us, you're trying everything to kill time until Game of Thrones (GoT) comes back to our screens . . . the plot lines, the scenery and the FASHION! Yet we can only binge watch the show for so long, so we decided to take a break and indulge our GoT addiction in another manner, by looking at three women from prominent houses and dreaming up what jewelry they would wear if they lived in our world.

Cushion Blue Sapphire and Halo Diamond Bracelet in 18k White Gold (6.5x5.5mm) at Blue Nile

Cushion Blue Sapphire and Halo Diamond Bracelet at Blue Nile


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Pippa Middleton Engaged: Get the Ring for Less

Wed, 27 Jul 2016

By PS Staff

Pippa Middleton, famous sister of the most famous royal, the Duchess of Cambridge, is now planning a wedding of her own. Her fiancé, hedge fund manager James Matthews, proposed on July 17 in the Lake District. However, the love birds kept their engagement secret for a day before confirming their official coupledom. The Middleton-Matthews wedding will be held in 2017 in what will be an undeniably lavish affair. Might we propose Prince George and Princess Charlotte as members of the wedding party?.

Vintage Inspired Octagon Halo Engagement Setting at Adiamor

Platinum Vintage Inspired Octagon Halo Engagement Setting at Adiamor



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