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We're a television network and website connecting with people who have a passion for fine jewelry and gemstones.
Interests: friends, television, fashion, jewelry, ruby, mining, emerald, sapphire, rings, necklaces, watches, family and community., earrings, gemstones, tanzanite, diamond, pendants, bracelets
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We all know that Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend and it's easy to see why. Sparkle, fire, shine-what's not to love? We are about to celebrate our 3rd Annual Diamond Chic Event on August 23rd at Jewelry Television and... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at JTV Blog
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Chrome Diopside has always been one of my favorite gemstones. At first sight, I liked the crisp green colors and the sparkle the stone gave off. Once I started reading about it, I wondered why this stone didn’t have a... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at JTV Blog
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Jewel School Program Monday August 11 from10am-noon (EST)- We love the trendy, sweet, and extremely talented, Candie Cooper who will join our host, bringing her seemingly boundless energy and some entertaining new products and kits from Beadalon. Describing what we... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at JTV Blog
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August 14 – 17 Gemstones are a gift that we can all enjoy and marvel at the miracle of creation! They make us feel special and brighten so many of our days. It takes a million tiny things for a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2014 at JTV Blog
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I think by now everyone knows that I love to shop! The other day I had to sit down and rework clothes and jewelry shopping into my monthly budget. I naively believed that, “well if it’s not in my budget... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2014 at JTV Blog
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If money were no object, what jewelry would you buy? Sometimes it's fun to daydream, creating fabulous ensembles with the best of the best in gemstones, precious metals and designer looks. There are definitely times to splurge and invest in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2014 at JTV Blog
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MEGA Blog SPECIAL!! The entire Jewel School Team and I are really, really excited about this week’s show… so excited that Jewel School buyer Julie Evans and I have created a Mega Blog Special titled- The Whole Shebang! This “Blog... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2014 at JTV Blog
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The Opportunity Rocks sales event really highlights a special time in the gemstone world. It is our time to showcase the gemstone deals that are still available after the Tucson Gem Show in February or that would be stand out... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2014 at JTV Blog
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I know it’s only August 6th, but I can’t be the only one out there who is ready for fall. It’s my favorite season for so many reasons- pumpkin spice lattes, scarves, boots, Volunteer football and most pertinent to this... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2014 at JTV Blog
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Growing up in the south is something that I wouldn’t trade for the world. No offense to all you northerners, because ya’ll are pretty awesome too! I was born in Texas and raised in Knoxville, TN. I would like to... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2014 at JTV Blog
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Happy National Watermelon Day! We can’t pass this day up without celebrating our beautiful watermelon tourmaline gemstones. We also made this delicious “Lazy Watermelon Lemonade”.This lemonade tops any other lemonade I have ever made and was super easy to make,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2014 at JTV Blog
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What you’ll need: Memory Wire: Silver tone Gold Tone Memory Wire shears Memory Wire looping pliers Optional- 1 pair of chain nose pliers 12 spacer (crimp) beads 4 4mm beads 4 6mm beads 2 8mm beads Once you have your... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2014 at JTV Blog
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The heat of summer is settling into Knoxville right now and there doesn’t seem to be any relief in sight. After living in East Tennessee for 13 years, this is nothing new. Just keep the AC on and answer “yes”... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2014 at JTV Blog
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It’s no secret animal inspired clothing and accessories have been hot items in recent years. Walk into any major fashion retailer, and I’m certain you can spot at least 5 pieces and one of the easiest ways to try out... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2014 at JTV Blog
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If you were born in August your birthstone is Peridot. Luckily for the rest of us, it’s a gorgeous green that anyone can claim as their own! Peridot’s lively green is the perfect addition to brighten your summer wardrobe. Even... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2014 at JTV Blog
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Jewel School Program Monday July 28 from10am-noon (EST)- Yay!! I get to be on-the-air with two of my favorite people this week- our host Kim, and the Crochet Queen, Laura Timmons. How cool is this? … VERY cool because my... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at JTV Blog
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It's the first collection I click on when browsing JTV.com and the first display case I go to when shopping at our JTV Gemstore in Knoxville. Bella Luce is like a magnet that draws me in! Italian for 'Beautiful Light',... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2014 at JTV Blog
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I have had many great opportunities to write about the purchases from Tucson Gem Shows, and each had something unique and special that sets them apart. This week is no different in highlighting Colombian Copal. JTV President and CEO Tim... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2014 at JTV Blog
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"We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us." I was so excited and a tad bit jealous when we announced our next Escape Sweepstakes! We have four amazing destinations that represent each jewelry love style.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2014 at JTV Blog
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Jewel School Program Monday July 21 from10am-noon (EST)- Well known for her mixed media jewelry making skills, welcome back Guest Artist Anne Dilker who is bringing some Great NEW Products! One of her personal favorites is the Pick-It-Up-Vac from the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2014 at JTV Blog
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JTV kicked off our annual Gem Lover’s Conference yesterday. This three day event offers an endless amount classes that are fun and educational. I have had the opportunity to attend some of these classes and wanted to share with you... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2014 at JTV Blog
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When it comes to layering jewelry the more the better, right? Not exactly. More is just more! Stacking your favorite baubles is a fun and interesting way to show off your jewelry, but too much can become clutter. Here are... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2014 at JTV Blog
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Part 4 Part three of our blog series introduced you to our supplier Michelle Hatcher and her world of cutting and processing lightning ridge opal. In part four of our blog series for Lightning Ridge Opal, we are going to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2014 at JTV Blog
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By: Hillary Packer Part 3 We introduced you to Danny and Michelle Hatcher, our suppliers of Lightning Ridge Opal, in part two of our blog series. We also took you deep into the mine and showed you how the miners... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at JTV Blog
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Jewel School Program Monday July 14 from10am-noon (EST)- The image below shows a piece of Copper Sheet Metal that was embossed by using a special machine. How easy? Join Guest Artist Mackie Mullane on Jewel School where she will demonstrate... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2014 at JTV Blog