Jewelry Guides

With endless choices of qualities, metals, and styles, shopping for jewelry can often be an overwhelming experience. Whether you need a ring for an engagement, the perfect accessory for a special occasion, or a unique gift for a loved one, our jewelry guides offer the information you need to identify quality in a jewelry piece and find the style that meets your taste and your budget.

Ring Guide

Before investing in a certified diamond ring or other precious gemstone ring, take the time to learn about the available options and the latest trends in the jewelry market. In our detailed Ring Guide, you'll receive insider advice on what to look for when shopping for an engagement ring, wedding band, promise ring, diamond solitaire ring, or fashion gemstone ring. Our detailed guide outlines the most popular settings, styles, precious metal types, and colored gemstones used to make classic, contemporary, and trend-setting rings.

Engagement Ring Guide

An engagement ring is one of the first-and biggest-purchases a couple will make, and it requires a great deal of research and planning. In our thorough Engagement Ring Guide, we provide all the information you need to find the ring that best suits your tastes and lifestyle. In addition to determining how much to spend on a diamond engagement ring, we'll also summarize the most popular metals, settings, and shapes. You'll also learn about the four key characteristics to look for when evaluating the appearance and value of a certified diamond.

Earring Guide

From diamond-encrusted hoops to elegant pearl studs, there are dozens of different earring styles available in today's fine jewelry market. In our comprehensive Earring Guide, we'll explore some of the most popular fine earring styles, including classic hoop earrings, dramatic drop earrings, and versatile diamond stud earrings. We'll also help you narrow down your choice of gemstone, precious metal, type of backing, and earring style, and will provide helpful shopping tips for purchasing earrings as a jewelry gift.

Bracelet Guide

The right bracelet can add a polished, elegant finishing touch to any ensemble. Before purchasing a fine bracelet as a gift to yourself or a loved one, read our Bracelet Guide to learn about the most important things to consider. We'll explore the many types available, such as diamond bracelets, gemstone bracelets, pearl bracelets, and precious metal bracelets, as well as modern styles like bangle bracelets and charm bracelets. You'll also learn about the features and benefits of the different types of clasps. Our guide makes your shopping process easier by providing some easy bracelet buying tips.

Necklace Guide

Classic adornments for displaying pendants, gemstones, or precious metals, necklaces are worn in almost all civilizations as a timeless jewelry piece. Our comprehensive Necklace & Pendant Guide helps you make an informed, confident buying decision. Whether you're looking for a diamond necklace, pearl necklace, gemstone necklace, or metal link necklace, you'll find all of the information you need here. We also explore the various types of pendants, including solitaire diamond pendants, gemstone pendants, pearl pendants, and metal pendant, and the most common necklace lengths.