Armando Ramirez

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Finding Your Perfect Pearl

12th January 2010
Pearls are considered nature's gemstones and are perfect for inclusion in fine jewelry. Harvested from oysters, pearls are chosen in a similar fashion to other gemstones, including diamonds. When looking to purchase a pearl, follow the following seven tip... Read >

Hip Hop's Influence on Fashion

12th January 2010
Have you ever noticed the kid in the mall wearing a chain and cross gleaming with what looks like diamond jewelry? They aren't diamonds, of course and they may not be kids. In today's Hip Hop age we are facing an explosion of interest in these "fake" diam... Read >

Is Cubic Zirconia Your New BFF?

12th January 2010
Since coming to the world's attention in the 1830s, diamonds in has been a favorite of stones for jewelry. Not everyone can afford to buy diamonds, so the search for the best man-made version has been battled for years. Cubic Zirconia is considered to be ... Read >

Inside an Automatic Watch

31st December 2009
Depending on your age, you may or may not remember seeing your father wind his watch each night before going to bed. If he did not, he would surely wake to a watch that had stopped. Those days became history with the advent of the automatic watch. What ma... Read >

Appraising Alexandrite

30th December 2009
An alexandrite appraisal requires someone with a massive amount of skill, talent, dedication and knowledge. Not any individual that sees a gemstone can appreciate its true value, let alone qualify as an alexandrite appraisal expert. Working with and aroun... Read >

Introducing Pandora Jewelry

18th November 2009
When you read the slogan of Pandora Jewelry you can read that this brand represents exclusive and timeless . And for sure they are not wrong, Pandora Jewelry is one Scandinavian design and jewelry at its absolute best. Pandora Jewelry is recognized fo... Read >

The Effects of Altitude in Aspen

06th July 2009
There is more to do in Aspen than ski! The Aspen nightlife is like nothing you will experience elsewhere. The warmth and camaraderie of all of the skiers, from all of the different lodges is quite special, and remarkable. You will have a good time in Aspe... Read >