Saturday, December 18, 2010

Gold Dragon Jewelry Necklaces & Pendants

Dragon jewelry is a fantastic way to show a personal love of dragons and other mythical creatures. You can find dragons in a variety of styles reminiscent of both the European and Chinese traditions.

Dragons have a long history that dates back to well before the birth of Christ. Many people think that dragons are uniquely Chinese. However, they appeared in Greek mythology over 2000 years ago. Today, dragons are a favorite symbol of many.

Dragon jewelry makes a unique statement in your own personal style. You can find pieces like necklaces, bracelets, and rings to show off your love of dragons. You can get them in sterling silver, white gold, and yellow gold.

These pieces also make unique gifts to present to loved ones in your life who appreciate the design of a good dragon. If you or someone you love has an appreciation to magical creatures, peruse our collection for ideas.

Saturday, December 4, 2010

Sterling Silver Byzantine Chains

The Byzantine style has been a fixture in many parts of the world for well over a thousand years. The style originated in the Byzantine Empire that came out after the fall of the Roman Empire.

Sterling Silver Byzantine Chain

This empire once took in parts of Italy, Greece, Spain, Egypt, and many other countries surrounding the Mediterranean. The chains in this collection bring forward the ornate and intricate style of this empire. If you want a chain that can stand on its own without a pendant, you have found the right style.

Sterling Silver Byzantine Bracelet

Byzantine chains come from interlocking links in an intricate pattern. You can find chains in yellow gold and white gold. The intricate workmanship demands an eye for detail.

Silver Byzantine Chain

These chains are usually bulkier than others ranging from 2 mm up to over 5 mm in width. You can find a great chain in this collection to give to someone you love or to keep it for yourself.

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Facts about Black Stainless Steel Jewelry

There are many types of jewelry made today. Millions of people throughout the world are expressing themselves and showing off their creative sense of style by wearing jewelry. For centuries people have been fulfilling their desire to accentuate their wardrobe by wearing jewelry. While many types of jewelry are popular, black stainless steel is without a doubt one of the more increasingly popular and common types of jewelry that is being worn today.

There are many reasons why black stainless steel jewelry has become the sensation that it has become today. When looking for the most perfect type of jewelry to accentuate ones appearance, there are many things that should be considered. Certain traits should be looked for when purchasing new jewelry. Among these many traits include durability, appeal, style, and affordability.

Jewelry made from stainless steel is sleek, smooth, and quite stylish. Black stainless steel jewelry is considered by many to be rather trendy. This type of jewelry is made in bracelets, necklaces, rings, earrings, and ankle bracelets. A lot of black stainless steel jewelry is encrusted with various gemstones such as diamonds and rubies. However, even a plain necklace, ring, or bracelet made of black stainless steel is appealing. The smooth, fashionable design is one that is both elegant and tasteful.

Appearance and stylish design is only one of the many qualities of black stainless steel jewelry which attributes to its success and growing popularity. Another beneficial trait of this type of jewelry is its durability. Jewelry made from stainless steel is intended to last and last. Unlike several other types of jewelry, black stainless steel is particularly difficult to bend, break, or scratch. So, accidentally dropping your black stainless steel necklace will not be the catastrophe you would expect it to be. The many compounds which make up stainless steel are sturdy and strong, making it almost impossible to break.

Many people are already familiar with the cleaning difficulties that accompany a lot of jewelry. Fortunately, black stainless steel jewelry is simple to clean. Simply polish or shine your jewelry and then wipe it off for a crystal clear shimmer that imitates that of the day you purchased it. Also, black stainless steel typically does not rust. Rust can be a big problem for a lot of jewelry lovers. Once you forget to take off your favorite ring or bracelet when taking a bath or a dip in the swimming pool, you are horrified to find out that water spots or even disgusting rust has formed on your precious jewelry. Thankfully, black stainless steel does not rust or gain water spots, making it the envy among other types of jewelry.

Affordability is another great quality of black stainless steel jewelry. It can be rather difficult to find jewelry that is not only inexpensive but tasteful as well. However, jewelry made from black stainless steel is considered to be one of the less expensive types of jewelry on the market. There is no need to waste money one extravagant types of jewelry that cost a bundle when you can spend half the price on a piece of jewelry of similar or equal taste.