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Oxidizing Sterling Silver - A Step By Step Do It Yourself Guide

Oxidizing Sterling Silver - A Step By Step Do It Yourself Guide

How to oxidizing sterling silver, a step by step do it yourself guide. It is an easy, 100% non-toxic process you do at home with items in your kitchen.

2017 Holiday Season USPS Mail-By Dates

2017 Holiday Season USPS Mail-By Dates

USPS Mail-By Deadline Dates to assure delivery by December 24th

USA Domestic Mail Services Mail-By Date
First-Class Mail Dec 19
Priority Mail Dec 20
Priority Mail Express Dec 22
*When shipping to or from a military address (APO/FPO/DPO), the USPS recommends to use the following Mail-By Dates.

Military Mail 
First-Class Mail, Priority Mail, Priority Mail Express
AE ZIPs 090-092 Dec 11 Dec 11 Dec 16
AE ZIP 093 Dec 4 Dec 4 N/A
AE ZIPs 094-098 Dec 11 Dec 11 Dec 16
AA ZIP 340 Dec 11 Dec 11 Dec 16
AP Zips 962-966 Dec 11...


Modern Buying Guide for Wedding Bands and Engagement Rings Part 2

Modern Buying Guide for Wedding Bands and Engagement Rings Part 2

This is the second part of a multipart series on buying wedding jewelry. If you missed the first part you can catch up here: A Modern Guide to Buying Wedding Bands & Engagement Rings: Part 1 The Color of Gold

Precious Metals Part Two

Below are less commonly used precious metal that are great alternatives to gold. Each metal has properties that make it good choice for specific uses. I hope the information is helpful in helping you choose the best one that is right for yours.

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How to Prevent Skin Discoloration When Wearing Copper Jewelry

How to Prevent Skin Discoloration When Wearing Copper Jewelry

Large Raw Quartz Crystal Necklace, Rock Statement Pendant Necklace

Large Raw Quartz Crystal Rock Statement Pendant Necklace

Some people buy copper jewelry, especially bracelets, for the professed healing properties that result from the direct contact of copper with their skin. Many people who wear copper for heath reasons, don’t mind the skin discoloration. They want their jewelry to have direct contact with their skin so it can readily absorb the copper.

Copper is a naturally occurring element found in nature. When exposed to the elements, it can react chemically, turning a darker...


Modern Buying Guide for Wedding Bands and Engagement Rings Part 1

Modern Buying Guide for Wedding Bands and Engagement Rings Part 1

Part 1 Modern Buying Guide for Wedding Bands and Engagement Rings