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Esther Meir

Esther is a content writer and marketer for Luriya. She enjoys writing in-depth guides to help individuals stay up to date on the latest jewelry selling and wearing trends. In her spare time, she plays violin, reads fantasy novels, and eats mint chocolate chip ice cream.
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Recent Posts

Engagement Ring Box Ideas and Where To Find Them

BY : Esther Meir

Wondering "where can I buy a ring box for the perfect proposal"?

 

Already accepted the diamond ring and want something special and safe to store it in?

No worries - We’ve got you covered!

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Topics: Engagement Rings, Jewelry, diamond ring, Jewelry Care

A Complete Guide to Identifying Estate Jewelry: Maker's Marks, Period Styles, and More

BY : Esther Meir

Estate Jewelry… What is it?

Estate jewelry is everywhere. In fact, most people own some kind of estate jewelry and don’t even know it:  That old necklace you got from grandma? Estate. The necklace you bought at a garage sale last year? Estate. The ring you plan on passing down to your daughter? Soon to be estate.

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Topics: Estate Jewelry, Jewelry

10 Essential Steps to Selling a Diamond Ring

BY : Esther Meir

Selling a diamond ring can be scary. Espcially if that ring comes with emotional baggage, familial ties, or simply inexperience of trading items for cash.

When selling diamonds (the much beloved and admired stone of our society), everyone worries about being scammed and not getting the highest price out there.

But, if you know the right steps to take, you'll be walking away with some serious $$$ and a piece of cake in no time.

 

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Topics: Selling Diamonds, Diamonds

You're Cleaning Your Diamond Ring Wrong

BY : Esther Meir

But no worries. Here's how to clean your diamond ring the Right Way.

 

 

Before you bring your Diamond Ring in for an Appraisal, you've got to make it look its best. You wouldn't go to a job interview without showering would you? (We hope not).

So don't let Your Diamonds go to their appraisal without a shower of their own.

Clear and shiny diamonds are what will get you those higher profits. Not dusty, rusty stones.

A clean ring not only looks more impressive, but is more impressive. 

You want the jewelry appraiser to truly see your diamond ring for what it is and what it's worth. A good scrubbing will go a long way, letting you  show off every wonderous aspect of your ring: the meticulously cut diamond, the ornately designed prongs, and the carefully crafted setting.

 

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Topics: Selling Diamonds, Diamonds

Arm Cuffs: Yay or Nay?

BY : Esther Meir

Arm cuffs are once again making a huge fashion comeback, wrapping the arms of runway models, Hollywood celebrities, and neighborhood fashionistas.

But, as we’ve seen time and time again, just because people are wearing it, doesn’t mean it actually looks good (*cough cough* unicorn everything- where did that trend even come from??). 

So, the big question: should you actually be wearing arm cuffs?

 

Spoiler alert: we say YES.

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Topics: Gold, Jewelry, Silver, Colored Gems