Recycling Your Old Jewelry

Posted by Rick Cameron (Reprinted and edited from a 2007 article) on Apr 22nd 2017

Recycling, in the strictest sense, involves melting an old piece of jewelry and reusing the gold (silver, platinum) to make something new, thereby eliminating the need to mine more (gold, etc.) for th … read more

Precious Metal Jewelry - What do the terms really mean?

Posted by Rick Cameron on Apr 16th 2017

The following is a very basic discussion of the words that we, as jewelry makers and jewelry consumers, use everyday. Every field of endeavor has its own vocabulary, and jewelry is no exception but, b … read more