While Empire Jewelers does not sell pawned items in our store, we have years of experience in jewelry sales and can offer some good advice on negotiating when buying jewelry. Read [...]
For centuries, people have believed in the healing qualities of crystals and gemstones; not surprisingly, as they are among the oldest natural objects on earth. Here’s a quick guide on the [...]
If you’re thinking now is the time to sell some of your gold jewelry, here are some top tips on what to know and do to get top dollar. It’s important to note that as gold prices recently hit a six-week low, amid expectation that the Federal Reserve is likely to continue incrementally increasing interest rates, some industry leaders expect gold prices to average lower this year, compared to last year.
No matter your style, or the company culture, there are ways to bring some summer into your office. Here are some ideas and advice on how to look professional while adding [...]
For many, summer is the ideal time to scour yard and estate sales for interesting fine jewelry pieces. There are great finds out there, but it’s sometimes difficult to know what you’re looking at—unless you know what you’re looking at. Here’s an overview of the definitions and differences between estate, vintage, and antique jewelry.
In last month’s Empire Jewelers’ Report we shared 2017 wedding jewelry trends. This month, we’re exploring how to choose the wedding jewelry that’s best for you. With all that goes into planning your [...]
Planning to entertain soon? Why not take your silver flatware set out of safekeeping and use it? Here are tips on how to clean it properly, as well as prepare to sell it.
Spring is in the air, the flowers are blooming, and weddings are being planned. Let’s take a look at the jewelry styles trending for this spring wedding season, courtesy of Lindsay [...]
Planning on buying a diamond engagement ring? This can be an intimidating task if you don’t know how diamonds are rated and valued. Here’s a review of the 4Cs—cut, color, clarity and carat—as well as some other diamond buying tips to help you feel confident when you browse and buy.
It’s spring fashion season in Paris (sounds delightful, doesn’t it?), and like the clothes floating along the catwalks during the couture shows, the haute joaillerie collections are also making stunning impressions. [...]