The two critical areas of knowledge to get the best price for your jewelry are the factors that determine the value of estate jewelry and the options to liquidating it. Does this mean you have to become a gemologist just to sell your jewelry? No. But some homework and note taking can mean a much higher price paid for your jewelry. Let’s start with what determines the value of estate jewelry.
The diamond business, for many decades, has advocated two months wages as the total amount that you should budget to spend. Statistics show that the majority of consumers have chosen not to buy into that marketing propaganda any longer. Consumers are simply purchasing what they like, and whatever they can personally afford. Bottom line is, if the 2 months salary ‘rule’ is not in the budget, then just spend what you can afford to.
Silver is an alloy combined with copper. This alloy has the tendency to tarnish when you do not take care of it properly. Tarnishing can transpire when silver comes in contact with harsh agents. This is the reason behind why you should not wear your bangle before you apply your cologne or perfumes. Perfume contains high concentrations of alcohol that can take off the shine in your silver jewellery.
Before you disappear and say that that is just too vague, think about it. Your heart chose your girl. It knows her better than your head. So before you start thinking how much you have to spend, whether your mates will think you are under the thumb already, or even what your mother thinks would be a suitable ring, ask yourself this.
The birthstone for April is the diamond. Usually diamonds bring thoughts of Jewelry new and colorless, sparkling stones, but diamonds come in several colors too. Yellow, red, pink, blue and green diamonds are rare and usually more expensive than colorless diamonds.
Body Jewelry is a style statement these days. Anybody can get their body parts pierced and use these jewelries. They are available easily in any jewelry store or they can be bought online with easy shipping at ones residence. Anybody with any job can wear these jewelries because they are not very heavy or expensive. Teenagers love to wear Jewelry. It can also be given away as gifts. They are inexpensive and loved. It is not necessary for one to pierce their body to wear body jewelry, new jewelry is introduced with clips so one may not face any pain and yet still enjoy this piece of art. This jewelry is also gemmed to give a brighter and better look.
Bath and body gifts, her favorite lotion, scent, perfume, bath salts scented candles. Most moms love to get lotion, perfumes and bath salts. Little bits of pampering. One year my mother got a massage oil set for mothers day, she really loved it.
Handwritten letter from kids, or poem from kids about her. Getting personalized letters from the children is like getting art or cards from them. Something she will treasure for years to come.