Archive for July, 2008

The Rise of Silver

July 24, 2008 - 11:51 pm Comments Off

The value of sterling silver is rising. Although it is currently hovering around $8-$9 per ounce and once was as low as $4 per ounce in 2001, silver has shown the ability to earn as it once topped $49 per ounce back in 1980. There is a resurgence in the interest in silver jewelry especially (more…)

The Ring – Step Back in History

July 5, 2008 - 9:43 pm Comments Off

The popularity of rings increased during the medieval period. People wore rings no matter if they were rich or poor. The most used materials in the making of rings are copper, iron, gold and silver. The class of the person was usually identified by the (more…)

Wholesale gold jewelry trading guide for entrepreneurs

July 5, 2008 - 2:27 pm Comments Off

For those of you who are thinking about selling gold jewelry, it is crucial that you understand fully how to determine the price for gold jewelry. Not only this can help you to tell a good deal from a bad one, it also helps to analyze your competitors and understand the market better (more…)

The History Of The Wedding Ring

July 3, 2008 - 4:03 pm Comments Off

The use of the wedding ring as a symbol of the bond between husband and wife is familiar to us as the concept of marriage itself, but from where did this interesting tradition emerge? The history of wedding rings as they are known today is actually unclear. In an article dating from the July 1869 issue of Appleton’s (more…)