Jewelry and Watches

How to Clean Jewelry

How to Clean Jewelry
Edit Article Gold, silver and pearl jewelry tends to look dull after months of wear. There are methods you can use at home to remove obvious grime and restore your jewelry's shine, and in certain cases a professional cleaning is called for. Learn how

How to Repair Silver Jewelry

How to Repair Silver Jewelry
Edit Article Silver jewelry is a great alternative to gold jewelry. It is cheaper, but still sturdy and visually appealing. But, silver jewelry needs care and keeping just like any other precious metal, and is just as likely to need repairs at some p

How to Clean Swarovski Crystals

How to Clean Swarovski Crystals
Edit Article Swarovski crystals make stunning jewelry, but keeping them clean may be a challenge sometimes. Swarovski crystals have a thin protective gold or rhodium plating, which limits the jewelry cleaning methods that can be safely used. [1] Fort

How to Buy a Tanzanite Online

How to Buy a Tanzanite Online
Edit Article The modern birthstone for December, Tanzanite is the only gemstone to be added to the official birthstone list of 1912.Apart from blue topaz and turquoise,Tanzanite is chosen by December born, as well as trendsetters. While the rarity of

How to Price a Gold Chain by the Gram

How to Price a Gold Chain by the Gram
Edit Article Astute shoppers of gold chains, such as figaro, curb, rope or other types of necklaces, know that the intrinsic value of the precious metals used determines its actual market value. Find out how to price gold chains from any jewelry reta

How to Check Yellow Sapphire

How to Check Yellow Sapphire
User Reviewed While not as common or prized as its blue counterpart, yellow sapphire is a beautiful precious gem that makes a lovely addition to your jewelry collection. The stone also has special significance to Hindu or Vedic astrology. Regardless

How to Clean Tungsten Carbide Jewelry

How to Clean Tungsten Carbide Jewelry
Edit Article Tungsten carbide, or tungsten as it is commonly called, is an incredibly strong metal. Its scratch and tarnish resistant features make it an ideal metal for individuals who lead an active lifestyle. Cleaning this durable metal is relativ

How to Identify Platinum and Silver Jewelry

How to Identify Platinum and Silver Jewelry
Edit Article This wikiHow will show you how to get identify platinum, silver, and sterling silver jewelry.Key PointsLook for markings, such as: 999, S925, PLAT 950, or PT 999.More ↓Hold a magnet near the jewelry. Silver, sterling silver, or platinum

How to Change a Watch Battery

How to Change a Watch Battery
Edit Article When your watch stops keeping correct time, there is something obviously wrong. First, ensure that your watch is not an automatic watch, since an automatic watch never needs a battery. Before throwing it away, try to change the battery.

How to Evaluate Loose Diamonds

How to Evaluate Loose Diamonds
Edit Article Why are loose diamonds so magnetic? That is the question! They say that fascination of loose diamonds can make any lady crazy in the finest sense of the word. One of the cherished dreams of any woman of the world is to have jewellery wit

How to Clean a Diamond Ring on a Low Budget

How to Clean a Diamond Ring on a Low Budget
Edit Article There are many ways to clean a diamond ring. Most includes using ammonia, toothpaste, commercial solution (store bought), and ultrasonic machine. The easiest and very effective way is to simply use Mr. Clean. It's safer than ammonia and
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