Sapphires: Trendy or Classic?

You know the story, some celebrity wears a dress, buys a house, or starts a diet, and the whole world follows. The same trends are followed in jewelry.   But what if that celebrity is a member of the British Royal family? Does that create a trend? Or a classic piece? When Prince Charles proposed to his then-girlfriend Diana Spencer in 1981 with an off-the-shelf 12 carat sapphire engagement ring, it caused quite the stir. In the US, diamonds were common for engagement rings, as they are today. The sapphire was an outlier, it seemed. But then, Charles and Diana's son, Prince William, proposed...

A Longtime Mouradian Client Shares Her Story

Margo, a Mouradian Jewelry client offered to share her testimonial of her experiences with Mouradian on our blog:   "Harout is simply the best.  His attention to detail is nothing short of amazing and so is his work. If I had a dollar for every time someone stopped to comment on my wedding rings, I could buy five more of them :).  I have referred all my friends and family and I always hear back how pleased they are with his professionalism, opinions, style and over all work.  Harout is classy with a sparkle, his store stands out as one of the...