Antique Wedding Jewellery, suitable for the bride
Antique Wedding Jewellery enchantments will make your wedding day a truly unforgettable occasion for your support crew. It's been one of the best kept secrets on how to invest money safely. Not to mention wedding Jewellery keepsakes for loved ones, such as antique charms and pendant jewellery.
When your man invests In Gold Antique Wedding Jewelry and Platinum Antique Diamond Jewelry, he will also get an appreciating hard asset, for his hard earned money. You will find everything incomparable personal adornments from the world of Antique Jewelry. Antique Wedding Jewellery, suitable for the bride, the bridegroom and mother-of-the-bride are waiting to be found. And because gentlemen wore a lot more jewelry in the past, you will find a treasure trove of men’s' jewellery for the groom, best man and father-of-the-bride that has so much character.
Gemstones are so fascinating!
Gemstones are so fascinating! As colorful as the rainbow and as sparkling as fine leaded crystal gemstones have captured the imaginations and desires of men and perhaps especially, women, for ages. Their colors, properties, myths, and legends are diverse and fascinating.
So you can clarify any questions and get the answers you need to make an informed decision. Folklore about stones has been revered and honored for centuries in all cultures. The information presented on these pages was compiled from a wide variety of rock, gem and lapidary books and from information gathered on the internet.
How Durable is My Gemstone Jewellery?
First of all a note about the hardness and therefore relative durability of gemstones. To measure hardness, the jewellery industry uses the Mohs scale. This gem-trade standard, conceived by Friedrich Mohs in 1812, measures the ability of a gem or mineral to resist abrasion damage.
Diamond at 10 is the hardest whereas talc at 1 is the softest. Popular gemstones like amethyst and citrine register 7 whereas rubies and sapphires register 9. Most of us come off the beach on the first day with the 3 s’s all achieved - rings caked in sand, sea-salt and suntan lotion. Nude sunbathing, as far as silver and gold jewellery is concerned, is a must! Remember also that sand will scratch the surface of precious metals.