Diamond Trade 101: How to Clean Your Diamond Jewelries Before Selling Them

BY : Andro Yuson

One mark of a reputable seller is preparing his or her merchandise properly before putting them up for sale. This applies to any piece of merchandise or product; and when talking about something as valuable and expensive as diamond jewelry, this becomes more crucial. Selling diamond jewelry has become very easy today. There are lots of jewelers around who are willing to take in both new and timeworn diamond jewelries for some good cash. However, a seller needs to ensure a few things before deciding to sell diamonds. For one, a seller needs to ensure that s/he understand just how much his or her diamonds are worth. Secondly, s/he also needs to make sure that his or her diamonds are prepared well for the appraisal. While jewelers will usually just look at the authenticity of the diamond and the overall craftsmanship of the piece, clean and well-kept diamond jewelry can give the seller an advantage since it saves the jeweler time and cost in having it cleaned and made up before resale. So to help you prepare you gems before you take them to the jeweler, here are some cleaning tips to keep in mind:

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Topics: Sell Diamond Ring

Kathy Ireland Talks Selling Valuables With Luriya

BY : Arthur Zhong

“One of the biggest things in the jewelry industry is trust, knowing who to trust; and knowing who to sell your valuables to.”

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Topics: Buying Jewelry, Kathy Ireland, Events, News

Searching for Meaning in the Jewelry We Wear

BY : Esther Meir

In 1998, Martin Seligman began the now popularized movement of positive psychology. As its name suggests, this type of psychology focuses on finding positive influences and experiences in life to bring about a truly happy and meaningful life.

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Topics: Selling Jewelry, Jewelry Care, Estate Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Jewelry

Luriya: The Whys and Hows of Investing in Diamonds

BY : Marnie Rubenstein


As an entrepreneur and/or business owner – wasting money and spending frivolously is painful.

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Topics: Selling Diamonds

Upgrading your Watch Collection: Why and How You Should

BY : Marnie Rubenstein

Without a doubt, watches are some of the most versatile and functional accessories that one can have in their wardrobe. Sporty, vintage, or classic, each timepiece is unique and serves a purpose for a particular event or time in one’s life. If you’re someone who finds that you like a watch for every occasion, you may start to find yourself with quite a few watches in your collection.

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Topics: Fashion, Watches