Archive for September, 2009

The History of the Watch

September 29, 2009 - 6:46 pm Comments Off

Before learning about watches you should be familiar with some of the terminology. The word horology has two meanings; it is the study or science of measuring time or the art of making clocks, watches, and devices for telling (more…)

Titanium vs. Gold, Silver and Platinum

September 27, 2009 - 10:30 pm Comments Off

Either you are buying it as a gift or for yourself, there are many reasons why titanium jewelry can be a better choice than jewelry made in traditional precious metals like gold, silver and platinum.

Firstly, titanium is highly corrosion resistant and therefore does not tarnish (more…)

What To Look For When Buying Gold Jewelry

September 27, 2009 - 4:33 pm Comments Off

Gold jewelry is a look that has never gone out of style and is as popular as ever. Purer gold jewelry does not cause staining or tarnishing like inferior alloy blends. Usually if someone has a problem with staining on their skin it is due to their body (more…)

The Romance of Jewelry

September 19, 2009 - 1:03 pm Comments Off

Well, you may ask, isnt jewelry romantic by its very nature?

To some extent this is true, but we wear jewelry for any number of reasons that are not romantic… to look sophisticated, to look professional, to impress our friends and neighbors.

So what about the romance of jewelry?

In this case Im talking about romance in a broader sense than simply (more…)