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Going Platinum

The U.S. economy is not only exhibiting growth, unemployment remains at a historic low. Coupled with the current metal prices, the outlook for the jewelry industry in the U.S. remains strong and platinum continues to outperform the market, reports the Platinum Guild International (PGI). With platinum jewelry sales growing at +12% in the third quarter, it … Read More

Go For the Gold

Gold Rush Gold signifies success, prestige, quality, and value. The “best” sets the gold standard, gets the gold medal, and is only genuine if it’s as good as gold. Linked to the power of the sun, gold was believed to possess an energy that brings warm, soothing vibrations to those who wear it. Since ancient … Read More

And the “Metal” Goes to…

Silver Style Staples The mystique and splendor of silver have captivated our minds and inspired our imaginations since the dawn of time. This brilliant precious white metal has been used throughout the ages to commemorate historic milestones and mark important achievements, events and moments in our lives. In many early cultures, silver was thought to … Read More

Fashion’s Color Connection

The seasonal color palettes promoted by Pantone can help jewelers connect with fashion. Speaking the Pantone language communicates color in a way that resonates with consumers by reinforcing popular hues seen in other categories. The Pantone colors can help jewelers to market jewelry in new and exciting ways, especially because they go hand-in-hand with fashion … Read More