How Diamonds are Made, the Natural and Unnatural History

August 4, 2017

Diamonds are forever, as the slogan goes, but those precious stones have to start somewhere, right? They are the hardest of all…

A Brief Bracelet History

July 6, 2017

Imagine a ring, but much larger, further up on the arm, just above the hand. What’s that? YES! A bracelet! That’s what…

The Kinds of Cuts

June 2, 2017

When it comes to buying a diamond, you look at the Four Cs. We have talked about it elsewhere on the blog.…

Precious Stones

May 3, 2017

The centerpiece of most jewelry, whether an ornate necklace or simple wedding band, is the stone. ‘Stones’ are a wide variety of…

Protecting Gold from Chlorine

April 1, 2017

When it comes to you and your jewelry, you can never be too careful in protecting it and keeping shiny and clean!…

Ancient History of Wedding Rings

March 2, 2017

It’s a common topic, the history of diamond rings, wedding jewelry. You’ve probably heard the spiel ‘Engagement rings are made up by…

Blood Diamonds 101

February 1, 2017

Because of the 2006 movie that came out entitled Blood Diamonds, a vast majority of the public has now become increasingly more…

Types of Pearls

January 1, 2017

Ah, pearls. Is there really a more timeless or elegant piece of jewelry that exists in the world? If so, we honestly…

How To Keep Your Diamonds Clean And Radiant

December 4, 2016

Diamonds are forever, right? While the answer is obviously “yes,” that doesn’t mean that they will continue to shine like brand new…

A Diamond Buyer’s Guide: An Intro To The Four 4 Cs

November 3, 2016

Welcome to the blog here at Lonnie’s Custom Jewelers! Here on our blog, we hope to post regular content that will help…