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Diamond Color. How to Evaluate Diamond Color

Posted by khcreations on February 15, 2010 at 10:15 AM Comments comments (0)

Diamond ColorDiamond color is one of four major characteristics that are consideredwhen determining a diamond's quality and value. They are known as theFour C's, and the remaining three are clarity, cut, and carat weight.Understanding these four diamond characteristics and how they interactcan help you select a diamond that suits your tastes and yourpocketbook.

Diamond Color Variations

Diamonds are not all truly colorless, but it's the colorless diamonds, somet...

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Basic care for fine jewelry

Posted by khcreations on October 8, 2009 at 2:03 PM Comments comments (0)

Basic care for fine jewelry

Fine jewelry is a precious possession that is designed and craftedto last a lifetime. However, proper care is required to assure thelasting qualities of your jewelry. Below are some simple, basicguidelines for the care and cleaning of your fine jewelry:

Basic care tips:

*Store your jewelry in a clean, dry place.

*Keep your jewelry in a fabric-lined jewelry c...

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How to clean fine jewelry

Posted by khcreations on October 8, 2009 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (0)

How to clean

Detailed Tips for Care and Cleaning of Fine Jewelry and Watches

Fine jewelry is meant to be worn and passed down to future generations.Taking simple steps to care for and clean your jewelry today, will helpensure that it will remain looking beautiful tomorrow.  Each piece ofjewelry and timepiece is individual and needs to be cared fordifferently.  Below are detailed tips, broken down by jewelry t...

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Posted by khcreations on March 17, 2009 at 10:21 AM Comments comments (0)

I've noticed that a lot of people (in general)
could use this method.


12x12x12 box
14 x 10 piece of plexy glass or glass
a knife
background paper (scrapbooking paper is great from craft store)
wax paper
60-100 watt light

How to put it all together:

1) Take your 12x12x12 box and cut out one side. Keep the bottom of
your box ...

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How to Avoid Fake Gemstones when You're Looking for the Real Thing

Posted by khcreations on March 10, 2009 at 8:58 PM Comments comments (0)
Call them what you like: faux or fake gemstones, imitations, or simulated gems -- they all have one thing in common, they can look just like the real thing, but they do not have any of the physical characteristics of the natural or synthetic gemstone they are meant to represent.

Faux gems can be a very good option, because they give us an inexpensive way to wear colorful, lush-looking jewelry withou...

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