Category: Jewelry Insider

Jewelry Fashion:  What is hot?

Jewelry Fashion:  What is hot?

What’s hot in the jewelry world depends on fashion, but here’s a secret: it depends more on materials cost, availability and mine production than anything else. Just like car colors are marketed and sold...

Precious Metals Used in Jewelry: All that Glitters…

Precious Metals Used in Jewelry: All that Glitters…

All that glitters is definitely not gold. It might be fake gold over aluminum or copper, it might be gold, or it might be some gold-colored metal and totally worthless. How can you know...

Everything Bothers my Ears! What You Need to Know about Contact Dermatitis

Everything Bothers my Ears! What You Need to Know about Contact Dermatitis

Many metals are used for jewelry, both precious and non-precious, but which metals are best for our skin and how do we know? Skin problems with jewelry metals are so common that nearly everyone has had,...