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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

Wedding Bands 101: Navigating the World of Wedding Rings for Men

BY : Marnie Rubenstein

Getting married? Now that she’s said yes to her wedding ring, it’s time for you to say yes to yours. When it comes to men’s wedding rings, the options can seem endless. Gone are the days of simple yellow gold bands – nowadays, there are a variety of metals, materials, and designs that a man can choose for his wedding ring. We’ve developed this comprehensive guide to walk you through the choices that are best for your personal budget and lifestyle.

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Topics: White Gold, Sell Diamond Ring, Buying Jewelry, Platinum, Jewelry

Diamonds: Cut, Color, Clarity, Carat – The Four Cs You Should Know About

BY : Andro Yuson

Much like anything valuable, buying and selling diamonds involve a great deal of research in order for you to avoid impulse buys, con artists, and buyer's/seller's remorse.

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Topics: Diamonds, Selling Diamonds, Sell Diamond Ring, diamond ring

Spring Jewelry Cleaning: Out With The Old, In With The New

BY : Andro Yuson

No one really loves to do anything chores-y (and no, Monica Geller arguments are NOT welcome!) but something about the fresh air, the budding flowers, and the vast sea of flourishing greenery that just give off a new-season-new-me kind of vibe. You feel what I’m saying? No…? Okay, hear me out! 

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Topics: Summer, 2018, Spring, Jewelry Care, Sell Platinum, Sell Gold, Sell Diamond Ring, Fashion

Havilah: Monthly Blog Roundup for April 2018

BY : Andro Yuson

Spring is officially here! From caring for your favorite diamond ring to the jewelry trends of Spring/Summer 2018 - add more to your knowledge by checking out Havilah's blog posts for April 2018!

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Topics: 2018, Summer, Spring, Jewelry Care, Sell Gold, Sell Diamond Ring, Birthstones, Estate Jewelry, Gold, Engagement Rings, News