How to Determine Your Ring Size

We have all heard the horror story of a precious ring falling down the kitchen sink. We have also all had that moment of panic when you try on a ring, and it won’t come off! Unfortunately, these horror stories can become all too real when you do not have the correct ring size. Here are some guidelines you can use when trying to determine your (or your partner’s) ring size:

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2021 Wedding Trends

We love seeing the happy moments from our JTS couples when they send us their engagement pictures. But we know there is a lot of planning to be done before they say, “I do.” A year spent at home has led to dramatic changes in the wedding industry with bolder trends. So we rounded up some of our favorite wedding trends for some inspiration for our new JTS couples. 

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Guide to Wearing Jewelry at the Beach

It is almost impossible to avoid going to the beach when you are at our home base in Pensacola, FL. Many of our customers come in asking, “Is it okay for me to wear my jewelry to the beach?”. There has never been a definitive black-and-white answer to this question. We have seen a lot of debate on this, but everything should be considered on a case-by-case basis. We don’t have a simple answer but we do, however, have some helpful guidelines you can use to decide for yourself.

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A Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day always approaches faster than you think, and the pressure is on, to find the perfect gift for the man who has it all. The father figure in your life deserves something special as a thank you for the years of dad jokes, sideline cheers, life lessons, and all-around unconditional support. It’s tough to shop for the man who “doesn’t need anything.” That is why Jewelers Trade has created a guide to make Father’s Day shopping easy!

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Something Old, New, Borrowed, Blue

If you or a loved one have a wedding coming up soon, this is for you! We want to give you some ideas during this time of a few classic ways to spice up your big day! Maybe you have heard the phrase, “Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue.” This is a classic fun tradition for any and all weddings, to bring some love and warmth into your big day. We’ll explain each one, and also included graphics with the ideas for you to save!

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A Men’s Guide to Engagement Rings

Unlike the flowers, the cake or the bride and groom’s limo ride, the engagement ring is one of the few wedding-related items that’s going to be with you a very long time. That means it has long-term investment value. It also means you want to choose a ring that’s top quality, in good taste and, above all else, that she absolutely loves. This guide was designed to help you do just that.

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The 5 C’s of Diamonds

To pledge your love or to celebrate the years of its fulfillment, choose a diamond, the symbol of love that has endured through the centuries. Don’t choose just any diamond. Choose one that stands out as a gem of distinction.

To select knowledgeably, you need to know what jewelers know: the 5 C’s of diamonds.  Being well-versed in a diamond’s color, cut, clarity, carat weight, and certification will take you a long way in ensuring you’re selecting your perfect diamond.

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