Jewelry Resource Center

Jewelry: Expert Advice and Tips From Wearing to Buying

Welcome to the Ross-Simons Jewelry Resource Center. Here you will find a collection of fun and informative jewelry-related articles to help educate you on what to buy, how to buy, and how to wear it. Think of it as a blend between an encyclopedia and a style magazine.


Latest Jewelry Articles

The expertise of gemologists, jewelry merchandisers, and personal stylists is now at your fingertips! Here, you will find everything you need to know about gemstones, metals, jewelry care, and fashion trends. We even offer gift ideas and home decor tips!

Looking to get married? Let us help ease the stress out of picking out the perfect engagement and wedding rings. Check out our Wedding and Engagement page to learn all about diamonds, gemstone rings, and all the different styles and shapes. We even know a thing or two about how to pop the question and really make the moment special.

Whether you are looking to buy something specific or just shop around for fun, our Jewelry Resource Center is here to both educate and entertain!


Get the Look

Italian 14kt Yellow Gold Cuff Bracelet

Gorgeous Getaway Looks

Our vacation jewelry guide will help you look styled, whether you're going to the city, on a cruise, or on a European vacation. Read More

7-8mm Cultured Pearl Endless Necklace

Multiple Looks From a Single Necklace

Learn how to create many looks with adjustable chains, endless necklaces, a necklace shortener & other necklace styles. Read More



Buying Guides


How to Buy a Diamond

Shop informed, with all the info you need about diamond carat dimensions, diamond color and diamond cut & clarity. Read More

14kt Yellow Gold Interlocking Script Monogram Pendant

Monogram Jewelry Buying Guide

Individualize your look with a piece of monogram jewelry. Personalized jewelry can also make a thoughtful present for any occasion. Read More



Featured Articles

19.00 ct. t.w. Ruby and 1.90 ct. t.w. Diamond Pear-Shaped Drop Earrings in 18kt White Gold

Celebrity Jewelry: Look Like A Star

Celebrities always look fabulous. You can look like a celebrity with a few tricks. Follow these celebrity jewelry tips to get started. Read More

Set of Five Multicolored Sterling Silver and 18kt Gold Over Sterling Bangle Bracelets

Types of Metal Finishes

Jewelry metals are often plated with other metals to give it color and durability. Metal finishing techniques create a variety of looks on the surface. Read More



A Note From Darrell

Darrell S Ross, CEO/President Ross-Simons

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