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Engagement Ring Styles 101

Engagement Ring Styles 101

Giving a diamond as a part of a marriage proposal is a time-honored tradition that continues today. There is much to think about before you start shopping. Our team at Martin Jewelry is here to help you understand the different engagement ring styles even before you...

Things To Consider When Engagement Ring Shopping

Things To Consider When Engagement Ring Shopping

Are you planning on popping the question? We're sharing our top engagement ring shopping tips to help you take this next step with ease. Like most big decisions in life, communication is key, and picking out an engagement ring is no exception. Even if you plan on...

How To Spot Fake Gold Chains

How To Spot Fake Gold Chains

Gold chains are a jewelry staple, either as a stand-alone piece or as beautiful support for a pendant. The popularity and versatility of gold chains lends itself to the popularity of fakes as well. How can you tell if your gold chain or prospective gold chain is real?...

How To Know If A Diamond Ring Is Real

How To Know If A Diamond Ring Is Real

A diamond is a significant and often emotional purchase. As with all investments, it's essential to make sure you are getting the real deal. Synthetic diamonds, such as cubic zirconia or moissanite stones, can be convincing, so knowing your resources when diamond...

Can My Ring Be Resized?

Can My Ring Be Resized?

If you've accidentally bought the wrong size ring, or your fingers have changed in size over time, don't be alarmed, as most rings can be successfully resized within two size differences. The jeweler will split the band, modify the size, and (to increase or decrease)...

What Diamond Carat Size Is Right For You?

What Diamond Carat Size Is Right For You?

If you are in the market for a loose diamond or an engagement ring, there is a good chance you have come the term "diamond carat." At Martin Jewelry, we help work with both new and experienced clients, and we believe educated customers are happy customers. We are very...