Popular Ring Metals

Rose gold Rings in rose gold are made with 14k or 18k gold and given a pretty pink-tint. The extra pink tint is added by including copper alloy with the greater amount of copper resulting in a pinker hue. This makes it easy to customize the look to create the unique and feminine look. White […]

About Pearls in the USA

Pearls and Mussels of Mississippi The 1800’s saw a pearl rush in the Upper Mississippi River region, unlike anything is seen before. Freshwater pearls were abundant in native mussels, and during the rush, millions of mussels were killed. In 1889, the German button maker, Johann Böpple, started making buttons from mussel shells. This increased mussel […]