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History of Jewelry: Do You Know Why Do We Wear Jewelry?

Since ancient times even during the age of the caveman, we have been decorating ourselves with different items. Bones of animals, teeth of predators, feathers of flying creatures and shells from the ocean. History of Jewelry The history of human civilization of having different types of jewelry to be place on us, as a decorative, or even to symbolism wealth and power is simply amazing. Humans have been wearing jewelry as long as 75,000 years, the time when our ancestors are still living the the caves. Although most people nowadays don't use bones and teeth of animals as an decoration. Precious metals and rare gems such as gold and diamond have a longer history then you can ever think of. These beauty of the nature have...

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Genuine vs Lab-Grown vs Simulated Precious Gemstones - Do You Know The Difference?

Jewellery is one of the most amazing form of gift you can present to your loved ones. It can be in the form of necklaces, rings, earrings, bracelets and other unique forms crafted by master craftsman using precious gemstones. While some precious stone are created by the mother nature. Others are fashioned with man-made alternatives, which in some case can be superior in brilliance. Quality and appearance that matches or even superior to the one created by mother nature. This article will help you to become a wise consumer. Fun Fact: A precious gemstone that is lab-created does not mean to be low-quality. But instead are usually higher-quality than those found in nature. Not only they are usually flawless and are much...

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What is a Simulated Diamond Cubic Zirconia (CZ)?

Cubic Zirconia (also known as CZ) is similar to a high grade flawless diamond with its brilliance and crystal clarity. With a naked eye it is hard to tell a difference but cubic zirconia is a synthesized crystalline material that is colourless, hard, and flawless.

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What is the Difference Between Cubic Zirconia VS Natural Diamonds

Cubic Zirconia has many diamond-like qualities. Thus many professionals, unless they have a trained eye or a special instrument, many cannot tell the difference between diamonds and cubic zirconia.

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