Welcome to Jewelry Information Place
, where we answer the most frequently asked questions about silver, gold, pearls, precious stones, semi-precious stones, crystals, glass – such as Roman glass and Venetian glass, and other metals such as platinum, pewter, copper, nickel, and more. We have an extensive section on birthstones
, with photos of the birthstone for each month along with interesting information about each stone such as the symbolism of the stone and where it can be found in the world. We also answer questions about other popular precious stones and semi-precious stones commonly used in jewelry.
Below are the most popular pages of our website: Birthstones by Month, Engagement Rings, and the Latest Jewelry Trends.
It is believed that the origination of assigning a birthstone for each month dates back to a breastplate that Aaron, the older brother of Moses, wore, which represented the Twelve Tribes of Israel. In biblical times, people wore the gemstone assigned to month that the stone represented as a talisman. Read more.
An engagement ring is one of a woman’s most precious piece of jewelry. When it comes to choosing a ring, there are many styles to choose from. Learn about the different types of rings including vintage, Georgian, Victorian, Art Deco, cushion cut, halo, black diamonds, and alternative engagement rings. Read more.
Our blog features what’s trending now in the jewelry world. From the resurgence of the Golden Age of Edwardian jewelry inspired by Downton Abbey, to fabulous cuff bracelets and wrap bracelets, and celebrity jewelry styles, read it all on our blog. Read more.
On our diamond
page, you will find answers to questions on shape, quality, and grading, with pictures of each type of diamond. We answer questions about the value of diamonds, the largest diamonds in the world, the most famous diamonds, and black diamonds. Our ring size chart & guide
has a printable ring sizer
to determine the size of your ring. The ring size chart
is a guide with the dimensions in millimeters and inches of the diameter and circumference of ring sizes from 4 to 13.5. Below are some examples of questions that are answered on the website.
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