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Wedding Bands: Don’t Forget the Guys

We live in a time of social change and “new normals.” But let’s face it, in the bridal world, it seems women get all the love and glamour — the gorgeous engagement ring and often, an equally exquisite, anniversary or eternity wedding band. And the groom? His wedding band is read more…

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A Quick Look at Platinum Metal History

Take a look at platinum’s historical high points

Today, we take for granted that platinum is a coveted precious metal. But how long have we actually known this? Only since 1751 — a mere 270 years. By comparison, Ancient Egyptians began using gold and silver to decorate sacred objects around 3,000 BCE. And from 2551 BCE to 2490 read more…