Is Selling Your Jewelry Worth It?

You probably have some jewelry, watches, or items made of precious metals hanging around your home. Do you have to stop to try and guess where those items might be hiding? Do you remember the last time you wore or used them?   If so, pull up a chair because we need to chat. The…

Understanding the First C – Clarity – When Shopping for Jewelry in the DC Area

The four Cs of diamonds—clarity, color, cut, and carat—were introduced in the mid-1900s and provided a universal tool for evaluating the quality of diamonds, even down to minute variables that can’t be seen with the naked eye. Last week, we talked about how to work toward your budget when selecting a diamond, and said that…