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Before & After #133

Before & After #133 Garnet Gemstone Bracelet Clasp Repair and Replacement

Before & After Series Simple Servicing for a Garnet Gemstone Bracelet We’d like to give our bracelet owners some love and attention in our Before & After Series too! There are many different repairs that our master craftsmen can do when it comes to bracelets coming in to be serviced …

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The History of Timekeeping Devices & Watches

The History of Timepieces Humankind has been concerned with keeping track of time since we could understand the concept of a future. Before the glamour and intricate machinery of the timepieces we love, we have used temporal queues to understand time. Ancient civilizations like the Babylonians and Egyptians paved the …

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Peridot, Spinel & Sardonyx, the Birthstones for August

Peridot Spinel Sardonyx Gemstones August Birthstones Featured Image

The Birthstones of August: Peridot, Spinel & Sardonyx Most of the months out of the year have only one or two birthstones. Luckily for the August babies, it has three! The official birthstones for August are peridot, spinel, and sardonyx, which each have their own unique history, symbolism, and personality. Here’s everything you …

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Rubies and Onyxes, the Birthstones for July

Ruby and Onyx Gemstones July Birthstones Featured Image

The Birthstones of July: Rubies and Onyxes We have good news for all those who are born in July: you have two birthstones! The birthstones of July are the Ruby and the Onyx, one being modern, and one being one of the traditional birthstones. However, the ruby is the most …

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American West – The History of Jewelry Around the World

The History of Jewelry and Watches Around the World American West Featured Image

The History of Jewelry Around the World Series The Western United States during the 19th and early 20th centuries experienced many changes in its identity, and the idea of the American West during this time is often romanticized. Although the realities of this time were harsh and often brutal, there …

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Why Dive Watches Have Become So Popular

Rolex Timepiece Why Dive Watches Have Become So Popular Featured Image

Dive watches have been around for many decades and have evolved immensely over time. Recently, they have become even more popular than ever, not only for the diving community but for the general public as well. Some people wear dive watches just for the style and not necessarily for the …

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