Jewelry Blog

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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Simon G. Vintage Inspired Earrings

Fri, 22 Jul 2016

By Linh Pilipchak

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


Catmom posted this week’s featured jewel -- Simon G. vintage inspired earrings. These delicate earrings have fancy yellow diamonds for the center stone with mixed metals of yellow, white and rose gold in a gorgeous scroll design and milgrain detail.

Catmom's Simon G. Vintage Inspired Earrings (Front View) - image by Catmom

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Oscars Big Jewelry Winners

Mon, 29 Feb 2016

By PS Staff

Gold Statuette - Academy Award Winner (CC BY 2.0) by Dave B

Academy Award Winner (CC BY 2.0) by Dave B


The Oscars are over. Leonardo DiCaprio has finally taken home the prized gold statuette and borrowed baubles and dresses are back with their rightful owners. Yet we couldn't help but notice some of the biggest winners on Oscar night. Now they didn't have their names printed on an envelope, but were on stage quite frequently. Why we're talking about the jewelry brands that were front and center on nominees, winners and guests. Some are legacy brands and some are newcomers you should definitely pay attention in the future. So without further ado, here we go!

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Spotlight on Harry Winston

Wed, 08 Jul 2015

By Linh Pilipchak

Spotlight on Harry Winston


There are few jewelers whose names are recognizable, and even lusted after, by the population at large. Of those names, Harry Winston is at the top of the pile. Not only does the legendary jewelry house adorn celebrities, royals and the ne plus ultra of the ne plus ultra, but they have managed to acquire some of the most famous jewels this side of the galaxy.

Spanish Inquisition Necklace - image by Unknown dbking
Spanish Inquisition Necklace
By Unknown dbking (299_9999) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

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A Look at Cartier's Jaguar

Tue, 30 Jun 2015

By Linh Pilipchak

A Look at Cartier's Jaguar


Cartier's Jaguar By Richard Majchrzak/StudioD - image by Richard Majchrzak

Richard Majchrzak/Studio D

Few symbols are as instantly recognizable throughout the world as the Cartier panther. This sleek, elegant, but powerful animal is the very embodiment of the storied jewelry house.

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Fabergé's New Pearl Egg Revives Iconic Imperial Eggs

Tue, 03 Mar 2015
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Bulgari Serpenti Watch and More: Dreweatts & Bloomsbury to Auction Iconic Jewels

Mon, 20 Oct 2014

By Erika Winters

Bulgari Serpenti turquoise and white enamel watch to be auctioned • Image: Dreweatts & Bloomsbury
Dreweatts & Bloomsbury will be auctioning this Bulgari Serpenti watch on November 27. Image courtesy of Dreweatts & Bloomsbury.


UK-based auction house Dreweatts & Bloomsbury will be auctioning a selection of iconic jewels from renowned jewelers including Bulgari, Jean Schlumberger, and Seaman Schepps, in London on November 27.


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