We are having an Estate Jewelry Sale starting November 17th. Lots to choose from, Vintage, contemporary, period pieces, etc. You are invited. We sell Estate Jewelry on Consignment and we have plenty of wonderful items for you. We try to preserve or reuse as many pieces of jewelry as possible rather than just melt them [...]
Good advice on Jewelry Appraisals, when you have questions, we are ready to help, our first piece of advice is to not wait, do it before you need it http://4csblog.gia.edu/2014/appraisal-tips Tips on Getting a Jewelry Appraisal | GIA 4Cs Blog 4csblog.gia.edu GIA’s tips for finding an appraiser and what to expect in a jewelry appraisal. [...]
We get to see Old European Cut Diamonds when our customers bring in their jewelry for appraisals, cleaning, maintenance and repairs. If you bring your Old European Cut Diamonds in, we can clean them for you, then show you the differences between them and Modern Round Brilliant Cut Diamonds. The easy three differences to see [...]
Great advice to protect and maintain your wonderful precious jewelry, check it out, or come talk to us. Link to tips from Martha Stewart, similar to the tips we would give you. Wedding Jewelry 101: Keep your jewelry looking its best! http://martha.ms/1eQtlDD 1. Have your jewelry professionally cleaned and inspected at least 2 times per year. [...]
Jewelry tips from Jewelers of America; Do not wear diamond jewelry, especially rings, when doing rough work. Even though diamond is one of nature's hardest materials, a sudden blow can chip it.
Finally listed on the American Gem Society's webpage as a Certified Gemologist Appraiser, here is a link to the page listing the 10 from Oregon, the larger list has about 400 or so for North America. Years of work to achieve this title. http://www.americangemsociety.org/appraiser-search-results?state=37