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November: Citrine and Yellow Topaz Birthstones

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November: Citrine and Yellow Topaz Birthstones

CITRINE POWER: emanates positivity and joy. The Citrine crystal meaning is associated with wealth and abundance, which is why it is often called “The Merchant Stone” or “The Success Stone.” Citrine frequencies are some of the most powerful for motivation and perseverance. Because of its association with the solar plexus chakra, Citrine crystal properties are effective in increasing your personal power and self-confidence. Enhancing this energy center can help dissolve blocks and stagnation, resulting in higher energy levels and a boost in overall circulation. Citrine’s bright and happy energy fills your spirit with positivity and the highest vibrations, clearing any...

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End of 2019 Trend in Jewelry and Humans

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Rubini Jewelers end of year assessment in jewelry trends, designs, habits of humans. We are getting happier, easier, freer!

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Valentines Day Guilt Trip

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Valentines Day Guilt Trip

This is a great time for the jewelry biz! We've been trained that you must procure for your missus either candy, flowers, or jewelry.  But what if that just hangs over your head like a heavy miserable duty.  That doesn't feel good, it feels like a ticket to resentmentville with a heavy topping of guilt. Some solutions for the Valentines Day Guilt that may come up this time of year... 1) Give yourself a gift instead.  Make a pact with your partner or spouse.  "Honey, I am completely blank as to what I should give you for Valentine's this year. Let's...

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What to do During a Furlough, a Jewelry Take

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January 2019, Nation's Capital: we are under a seemingly never ending furlough. What small thing can you do to feel productive in your life? A jewelry ownership analysis, makeover and culling might be just the thing to get you moving in a positive direction.

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Custom Jewelry Object for a Man

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What do you get for a man that doesn't wear jewelry? Already owns a key ring? Doesn't wear a tie? But you want to give him a personalized trinket... One customer wanted to create an object for pocket use.  Initially the concept was seen as creating a flat oval laser engraved on both sides: one side with an ocean universal energy theme and the other with an evocative phrase. But she wants something more dimensional and tactile.  A 'pebble' that could be felt in the hand to give the recipient a reminder of the message it bore.  We decided a...

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