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5 questions to consider before buying anyone jewellery!

5 questions to consider before buying anyone jewellery!

19 Sep 2016

Buying jewellery for others can sometimes be challenging - there are a few key questions to always ask yourself before committing to your new jewellery purchase.

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5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Buying Gold Filled Jewelry

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Buying Gold Filled Jewelry

04 Aug 2016

Offering a superior quality over gold plated jewelry, gold filled jewelry is the next best thing to solid gold. Here are 5 reasons why you should consider adding gold filled jewelry to your collection.

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How To Choose An Engagement Ring To Suit Your Hand

How To Choose An Engagement Ring To Suit Your Hand

29 Jul 2016

When looking at different engagement rings, you will need to consider the length and width of your finger along with the overall size of your hand against the shape and size of the main stone, and the width and style of the piece itself.

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Symbols and their meaning: St Christopher

Symbols and their meaning: St Christopher

22 Jul 2016

Have you heard the story behind the St Christopher pendant? This renowned symbol makes beautiful personalised jewellery and a heart-warming gift for a loved one going on their travels.

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Gemstone Engagement Rings

Gemstone Engagement Rings

14 Jul 2016

Since ancient times, diamond has been the most desired stone to be studded on beautiful engagement rings. But, with the change of era and unnecessary hype about the diamond, couples look forward to choosing alternative precious gemstones for their engagement rings or bands. Even, astrologically, diamond does not suit every person.

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Tips for Designing Your Engagement Ring Online

Tips for Designing Your Engagement Ring Online

12 Apr 2016

If you are looking to create a unique and one-of-a-kind engagement ring - designing one your own could be the smart choice. You will have all the options available and you can fit it perfectly to your budget. Selecting the type of metal, gemstones and general design can definitely be part of the overall engagement and wedding fun and that's why we collected some useful tips to help you get started with easily designing your engagement ring online. Keep reading...

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How To Maintain Your Jewelry

How To Maintain Your Jewelry

29 Mar 2016

Everyone loves getting new jewelry, whether you receive it as a gift or you buy it for yourself. Of course, the last thing you want to do is let your lovely new ring or necklace get ruined by not looking after it properly. Luckily, there are various simple hacks, tips and tricks you can use to maintain your jewelry and keep it looking good as new. By keeping it properly stored and giving it a nice clean every once in a while you can enjoy your jewelry for many years to come.

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5 Tips to Select the Perfect Ring

5 Tips to Select the Perfect Ring

01 Mar 2016

Choosing the perfect ring can be a difficult process, especially if it is to commemorate a special occasion like an engagement or wedding. Even if you are just buying a new ring as a fashion accessory, you want your money to be well spent. Of course individual preferences are going to be the biggest decider, but there are definitely some factors that you should keep in mind as you start looking around. Here are five tips to help you to select a ring that you will continue to love for many years to come.

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How to Make Your Real charms Extensions Last Longer?

How to Make Your Real charms Extensions Last Longer?

05 Feb 2016

The modern people are more fashionable and fashion trends changes every now and then. So, people used to buy charms that suit their fashion the most and using distinctive fashion jewelry has developed into more accepted than ever.

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Why is custom jewelry the perfect Christmas gift idea?

Why is custom jewelry the perfect Christmas gift idea?

09 Nov 2015

Christmas is coming ... Why is custom jewelry a perfect gift for your loved ones? There are many good reasons. A piece of personalized jewelry, especially created for they, shows your wife or husband, mother or best friend how special and unique they are to you. It will also be a gift they could cherish for a long time. Let’s have a look now on the best reasons why offering a custom bracelet, pendant or ring to your significant others is the best gift idea for Christmas.

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Symbols and their meaning : the Moon

Symbols and their meaning : the Moon

30 Oct 2015

Let’s have a look today on an iconic star: the Moon. Since the dawn of time, the lunar orb has been ubiquitous in mythologies, popular religions and beliefs around the world. Often associated with a feminine symbol, the moon represents the rhythm of time because it embodies the concept of cycles. The moon phases symbolize immortality and eternity, enlightenment or, conversely, the darker side of nature and soul. It may also reflect the inner knowledge or stages of the man’s life on earth, because it controls the tides, the rain and the seasons. Let’s see now, through its origins and its history, the symbolism of the moon.

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A ring connects the Viking civilization and the Muslim world

A ring connects the Viking civilization and the Muslim world

15 Oct 2015

Scientists presumptions on Viking expeditions to Muslim countries have recently been confirmed thanks to ... A piece of jewelry! Indeed, a ring with an inscription in Arabic found in a Viking grave in Sweden and dating from the 9th century could well be a concrete evidence of contact between the two civilizations. Let’s have a look on this incredible discovery.

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Write a guest post for Jweel!

Write a guest post for Jweel!

13 Oct 2015

You are keen on fashion, jewelry, accessories and / or 3D, or you are an expert in these topics? You want to put forward and promote your shop, one of your creations or a website? You want to gain visibility, reputation or simply talk about your knowledge? Come and write for the Jweel blog! We now accept and encourage guest blogging. It's time to take your best pen and put your ideas down in writing to share them with the readers of the Jweel community. Read on to find out how.

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Symbols and their meaning : the Sun

Symbols and their meaning : the Sun

13 Oct 2015

Let’s focus today on the symbolism of the sun. As a source of all light and cosmic power, the Sun is an ubiquitous symbol for men who, throughout history, have not hesitated to personify it many times. It occupies a dominant position in many cultures, mythologies and religions, first as a representation of the divine. But the symbolism of the sun is also found in art and literature worldwide, embodying power, glory, illumination, vitality or source of life on earth. Let’s have a look now, through its origins and its history, on the symbol of the Sun.

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6 Tips to preserve fashion jewelry

6 Tips to preserve fashion jewelry

08 Oct 2015

We are all fond of costume jewelry: trendy, original and usually very affordable, we like to wear and change them according to our daily look. Colorful bib necklace, cuff bracelet, chandelier earrings, cocktail ring , there are so many options to give a unique style to a basic outfit. Unfortunately, costume jewelry do not last. It tarnishes, loses its color and shine, breaks easily and sometimes leaves ugly traces on our skin. No miracle solution here, but a few tips in order to keep costume jewelry looking its best while they're still on trend. If you want to know how to preserve and take care of your fashion jewelry to wear them as long as possible, let us guide you!

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How to store and preserve jewelry

How to store and preserve jewelry

05 Oct 2015

Buying jewelry is a good thing, knowing how to preserve it over time is a better one! We have all experienced different ways to store and organize our jewelry, with more or less convincing results. Jewel cases, boxes, pouches, when it comes to store jewelry it is important to respect individual tastes and habits, but it is also crucial to be well informed about certain practices that tarnish or damage our pieces of jewelry. Today, Jweel tells you all about the best way to store and take care of your jewelry to preserve it over time.

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How much does custom jewelry cost?

How much does custom jewelry cost?

25 Sep 2015

Let’s have a look today on the price of custom jewelry. Many of us wonder how much it really costs to have their own unique piece of jewelry manufactured. On Jweel, you can create your jewelry very easily, visualize it thanks to a realistic 3D rendering and have it manufatured by 3D printing, a revolutionary technology. It will be a unique and personalized jewelry, created by you and for you, in the material you have chosen : gold, silver, bronze, brass, steel, titanium. But how much does personalized jewelry really cost? How is the price of this unique piece calculated in the traditional jewelry-making and on our website? Find more about this in this article.

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How to fix broken earrings

How to fix broken earrings

18 Sep 2015

We all once at least had a look in our jewelry box to find one of our favorite pairs of earrings broken. Missing stone, faulty clasp or distorted hook, damaged earrings are no fatality ! So what to do before going to the jeweler or worse, throwing away our costume earring directly in the trash? Remember that it is quite possible to remedy the majority of the small problems that you may encounter with your earrings at home, with a little patience, skill and a few tools! Today Jweel gives you some little tricks to repair your broken earrings.

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Symbols and their meaning: the apple

Symbols and their meaning: the apple

08 Sep 2015

Today, let’s go back in the world of symbols to see one of the most famous fruit: the apple. The apple symbolism is very rich and interesting. Indeed, it is found in many religions, popular cultures and legends. Apples can symbolize good (love and beauty), but also evil (sin, temptation and discord) through the famous name of "forbidden fruit". Let’s have a look now, through its origins and its history, on the symbolism of the apple.

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Symbols and their meaning: the cobra

Symbols and their meaning: the cobra

04 Sep 2015

We had the opportunity in a previous article to see the symbolism of the snake, which is present in most legends and mythologies worldwide. Today we'll have a look on one of the most emblematic snakes: the Cobra or Naja. The symbolism of the cobra plays a major role in many cultures and it is no coincidence that the animal has been so feared and worshiped for millennia. Let’s see now through its history and its origins, the cobra symbol.

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Symbols and their meaning: the snake

Symbols and their meaning: the snake

01 Sep 2015

In the animal kingdom, the snake, or serpent, is one of the most feared but also fascinating creatures. Throughout history, they have played a major role in the symbolism and mythology. Worldwide, their representations are common in sacred art and there are countless statues that watch over the gardens, houses and some sanctuaries where snakes are worshiped. Let’s have a look today, through its history, its origin and the different cultures to the symbolism of the snake.

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Mix and match statement jewelry

Mix and match statement jewelry

31 Aug 2015

We have already had the opportunity to discuss the topic of jewelry combinations in several articles. Indeed, mix and match jewelry is not always obvious, and it is particularly true in the case of statement jewelry. These pieces of jewelry like bib necklace, cuff bracelet or chandelier earrings grab attention and focus the eye on a well chosen part of our silhouette. Well chosen, they can totally transform our overall style bringing a touch of original or spectacular to an ordinary outfit. Today we will see in a few points the statement jewelry combinations that work perfectly.

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Statement jewelry: 6 tips for a perfect style

Statement jewelry: 6 tips for a perfect style

24 Aug 2015

Jewelry is the best way to take your outfit from special to stunning! And to complete your style, a sparkly and eye-catching piece of statement jewelry is a must have. A wonderful bib necklace, a pair of chandelier earrings or a cuff bracelet will surely enhance the most simple outfit and make you look gorgeous. To succeed in your jewelry combination, let’s see today 6 easy tips to keep in mind.

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5 tips for matching your clothes and jewelry

5 tips for matching your clothes and jewelry

03 Jul 2015

We define our style, either daily or for special occasions, through the clothes we wear, but also through the accessories including jewelry. Rings, necklaces, bracelets or earrings are part of the equation in terms of fashion. Jewelry is indeed the little extra, the final touch to bring to an outfit for a 100% successful trendy look. In trade, the choice of accessories is so broad that the options to match jewelry and clothes are innumerable. Nevertheless, let’s see five tips applicable for any occasions to avoid missteps.

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7 DIY tips to pack jewelry for travel

7 DIY tips to pack jewelry for travel

25 Jun 2015

The arrival of summer means to many of us holidays. And before fully enjoying this well-deserved rest, comes the unavoidable step of the luggage. Our jewelry is often neglected because we lack imagination to pack it. And we inevitably get tangled chains and necklaces, orphan earrings or deformed bracelets. Today Jweel gives you some simple homemade tips for traveling with jewelry.

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How to mix and match jewelry

How to mix and match jewelry

22 Jun 2015

Sometimes all we need to complete an beautiful outfit is one or even several pieces of jewelry. Indeed, A big jewelry trend right now is to wear a lot of it. Therefore, knowing how to mix and match your jewelry without the worry of a faux pas has become indispensable in fashion. Between stacking bracelets, wearing multiple rings or central pieces, many elements have to be considered for a classy and balanced style. Here are some simple tips on how to properly match your jewelry.

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Symbols and their meaning: the triskelion

Symbols and their meaning: the triskelion

16 Jun 2015

Let’s have a look today on a figure very widely associated with the art and generally the Celtic world: the triskelion (or triskele). Celtic symbol represented by a motif with three branches or three interlocked spirals oriented in the same direction, the triskell has been used for millennium and its symbolic function gives rise to many interpretations. Lucky charm, sun or life cycle, let’s see now, through its origins and its history, what symbol is hidden behind the triskelion and more broadly, the number 3.

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Symbol and their meaning: the owl

Symbol and their meaning: the owl

02 Jun 2015

Owls are enigmatic birds that have always captivated humankind. First associated with the night, synonymous for the unknown and for mystery, they are surrounded by various legends and have a strong symbolic representation. Since ancient times, the representation of the owl have been strongly related to wisdom, philosophy and intuitive knowledge. Is it also the case in other cultures? Let us see today, through its history and its origins, the symbolism of the owl.

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History and symbolism of the signet ring

History and symbolism of the signet ring

28 May 2015

Let us see today a famous ring which left his mark in history, literally and figuratively: the signet ring. Sometimes called seal ring, this mythical piece of jewelry remains a strong symbol of social and cultural identity. If, at first, it may represent the belonging to the nobility or to a certain class, its use has evolved over time. Let’s focus on the history and symbolism of the iconic signet ring.

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Symbols and their meaning: the deer and the doe

Symbols and their meaning: the deer and the doe

26 May 2015

Let’s have a look today on the symbolism of two wild and majestic animals that inhabit our forests: the deer and its female, the doe. Since the Middle Ages, deer indeed has a particular symbolic, because just as the bear or lion, it is one of the animal royalties. It is a symbol of strength and majesty. His female counterpart, the doe, embodies gentleness, grace and wisdom. Let’s see now, through their history and origin, what makes all the symbolism of one of the most iconic couples of the animal kingdom: the deer and the doe.

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History and symbolism of the wedding ring

History and symbolism of the wedding ring

21 May 2015

A a symbol of marriage, the wedding ring represents union and commitment of spouses for life. As such, the wedding band is certainly the most famous and symbolic piece of jewelry. It is the ring of love. But where does this tradition to wear a ring come from, and why is it, in most Western cultures, worn on the left ring finger? What are the other symbolics of the wedding ring? Let’s discover it today, through its history and its origins.

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The different ring types

The different ring types

20 May 2015

After thousands of years of successive fashions, styles and types of rings are now countless. Wedding ring, engagement ring, signet are the most famous, but did you know that there are innumerable other kinds of rings? Indeed, trying to list the jewelry of only one civilization like the Egyptians for example already represents a real challenge. Rings may have a symbolic, social or simply aesthetic function, but they are always a reflection of their time and say a lot about their wearer! Let’s try today to screen the main types of rings.

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Tip: how to enlarge a ring at home

Tip: how to enlarge a ring at home

14 May 2015

Your favorite ring has become a little too small and tights your finger. Unfortunately, we all have in our jewelry boxes a ring that we would like to enlarge, but not necessarily neither the time nor the budget to make it resize by a professional jeweler. Do not panic, today Jweel gives you some simple tips to make your ring bigger at home!

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Symbols and their meaning: the key

Symbols and their meaning: the key

12 May 2015

Let’s focus today on a small object that we daily use: the key. Just like a fork, scissors or other tools, the key has been designed to perform practical tasks, including opening and closing a door, a padlock, a safety etc. But behind its purely utilitarian function, the key has a strong symbolic, that is basically rooted in the age of its history and its origins and in its various metaphorical uses. Beyond the simple tool, let’s reveal the mystery of the key symbol.

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Symbols and their meaning: the rose

Symbols and their meaning: the rose

06 May 2015

Let’s return in the world of symbols to celebrate the queen of flowers: the rose. Appreciated for centuries for its beauty and its delicate scent, celebrated since ancient times by many artists, the rose keeps on fascinating. Allegory of Love, purity, passion, political or royal emblem, the symbolics of the rose are numerous and complex. Let’s see today, through its origin and history, what makes the rose such an emblematic symbol.

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Personalized jewelry for Mother's Day

Personalized jewelry for Mother's Day

05 May 2015

Let’s continue our series of articles about this very special day where mothers will be honored and where you will have the opportunity to prove them all your love and affection. For Mother's Day, what better than a beautiful, unique and exciting gift that you have created specifically for her? On Jweel, we refer of course to jewelry! And personalized jewelry is even more original and valuable in its symbolism. Today we give you some original ideas of personalized rings, bracelets and pendants that you can easily design and that will perfectly suit to your mother’s tastes and personality.

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Original gift ideas for Mother's Day

Original gift ideas for Mother's Day

22 Apr 2015

Following our previous article on the upcoming Mother's Day, let’s present some ideas that would be very likely to inspire you to offer your mom a truly original gift. Indeed, on Jweel our different applications allows you to create personalized jewelry that will really suit her. We'll see today how, through the Embossed ring tool, you'll be able with a simple evocative image (a drawing, symbols, text, etc.), to make a unique personalized ring specially for your mom. Here are some original gift ideas for Mother's Day that will undoubtedly deeply touch her.

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History and Origins of Mother's Day

History and Origins of Mother's Day

20 Apr 2015

Like every year, mothers will be at the forefront on May 31st and on Jweel, we want to anticipate the event so you can prepare her the most beautiful gift. Indeed, what better than a personalized jewelry to touch the heart of the one who gave you birth and prove her your love? Today we will see the origin of the famous Mother's Day. This well-known event has for some people the undesirable reputation of being only commercial opportunity. But in this article we will discover, through its history, that celebrating moms has been existing around the world for many years. Let’s focus on this not-to-be-missed occasion!

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The One Ring (The Lord of the Rings)

The One Ring (The Lord of the Rings)

13 Apr 2015

Let’s make an overview on one of the most famous piece of jewelry of British and world literature and movie: the One Ring, from The Lord of the Rings. Imagined by the writer JRR Tolkien, the mysterious ring with mighty powers has become a mythical object of Tolkien’s world and more broadly of fantasy literature. Let's have a look on its origins and its fabulous history and see how you, thanks to our new Embossed ring app, will be able to create this famous personalized jewelry in few clicks.

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Create Your Own 3D Printed Embossed ring in Minutes with Jweel and i.materialise

Create Your Own 3D Printed Embossed ring in Minutes with Jweel and i.materialise

07 Apr 2015

Today, our partner i.materialise which prints your personalized jewelry in 3D devotes a great article in its blog to the new Jweel app Embossed Ring. This clever tutorial that follows our previous post will certainly be useful in creating a personalized ring in your image! Engraved or embossed, your unique pictures, designs, logos and patterns can now be worn on your fingers. Follow the guide!

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New app: Embossed ring

New app: Embossed ring

02 Apr 2015

The Jweel team announces the release of its brand new app Embossed ring. This unique tool allows to engrave or emboss any image on a classical ring. Picture, text, drawing, pattern... The possibilities are endless. So push your imagination to create an ever more original piece of jewelry!

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Symbols and their meaning: the caduceus

Symbols and their meaning: the caduceus

25 Mar 2015

The caduceus is an ancient symbol that gave rise to many interpretations. Originally, in Greek mythology, it is an attribute of the god Hermes, represented by a laurel or olive rod, surrounded by two intertwined snakes and topped with two short wings. This symbol is still present today, and is also largely tend to be confused with the rod of Asclepius (or rod of Aesculapius), used by medical and paramedical professions. Let’s see today, through its history and its origin, what is the symbolism of the caduceus of Hermes.

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Symbols and their meaning: Phi, the golden ratio

Symbols and their meaning: Phi, the golden ratio

13 Mar 2015

Since ancient times has been existing a very famous proportion. Symbol of universal harmony, creativity and balance, the golden ratio remains legendary. Through its various names, gold proportion, golden section, divine proportion, the mathematical ratio designated by the Greek letter Phi is found. The golden ratio is everywhere in nature through architecture and many artistic creations. But what is the common point between a sunflower, the pyramid of Cheops or the Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci? Focus on a mysterious and fascinating number.

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How to choose your custom charms

How to choose your custom charms

12 Mar 2015

Let’s continue our serie of articles devoted to charms jewelry. These little trendy accessories are more than ever a must-have in the world of personalized jewelry. Today we do a little focus on the choice of your charms. As we have seen, they say a lot about your personality, your mood, your values, the messages you want to convey. Let's see how to select the custom charms that will better suit you.

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How to create personalized charms on Jweel

How to create personalized charms on Jweel

05 Mar 2015

You may have had the opportunity to discover our pendants tools that enable you to make beautiful personalized jewelry to be worn around the neck. But have you thought with that same tool to make personalized charms? Really trendy, these little unique items of jewelry that are worn on the wrist, hung to a chain or a cord, blend with every style and every outfit. Not for nothing have the greatest designers and the most famous brands already adopted them. Today we'll see how you too will be able to create and customize your charms.

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Origin and History of charms

Origin and History of charms

03 Mar 2015

Let’s focus today on personalized charms, these little decorative pendants or trinkets carried on a cord bracelet or a chain. Charms are real examples of personalized jewelry since they actually symbolize your tastes, your personality and history. You can choose and change them according to your moods and your outfits, but they still hold a very personal meaning for the wearer. But where do they come from? Let’s see the history of charms, a jewelry that has survived the centuries.

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Symbols and their meaning: the four-leaf clover

Symbols and their meaning: the four-leaf clover

24 Feb 2015

Let’s go back in the universe of symbols that adorn your personalized jewelry. Today let’s have a look on the famous four-leaf clover. It is probably the best known lucky charm and the most popular of all. Indeed, who among us has never spent a long time searching in a patch of grass, hoping to find a sign of good luck and good fortune? But do you know the origin of this symbol? Throughout its history, you will find out evrything about the now four-leaf clover and its legend.

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Personalized charms: how to make a sliding knot with a cord

Personalized charms: how to make a sliding knot with a cord

23 Feb 2015

You have created your beautiful personalized pendant on Jweel, remains to find a gold or silver chain to wear it around the neck. Today we see another alternative: the cord. Satin, leather or cotton, this practical and attractive accessory can completely replace the traditional chain. Moreover, worn on the wrist and accompanied with charms, the cord bracelet is so trendy. Let’s learn to how to make a slip knot with a cord.

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How to wear multiple rings

How to wear multiple rings

19 Feb 2015

The stacked rings trend has been very popular among celebrities fashion savvy ladies for months. Discrete or chunky rings, knuckle rings and other personalized rings stack up and blend with any fashion style for very trendy effect. However, although this multiple ring phenomenon is beautiful on magazine covers, loading multiple fingers with numerous pieces of jewelry properly might be tricky. Today, Jweel gives you a few pieces of advice and proposes you two examples of stacked rings styles.

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How to resize your ring to make it smaller at home

How to resize your ring to make it smaller at home

17 Feb 2015

You recently had a crush for a beautiful ring bought on the web or you were offered a gift, but unfortunately, you realize that your piece of jewelry too large. it constantly spins, slips and you may lose it. Maybe you made a mistake while taking your finger size or you finger may have swollen up, anyway, your ring is out of adjustment. Do not panic! Today, Jweel gives you some tips and tricks on how to resize your ring to make it smaller at home. No miracle here, but some inventive solutions to help you anyway not to deprive you of your jewelry. Please follow the guide!

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Symbols and their meaning: the heart

Symbols and their meaning: the heart

13 Feb 2015

On the eve of Valentine's Day, which celebrates the feast of love, it seems logical to dedicate this article to the famous heart symbol. Red like passion, crossed by an arrow, broken, its various symbolic forms evoke above all love, emotions and feelings related to it. This stylized representation is now well known to all, but do you know its origins and its uses? Focus on a small symbol that has conquered the world.

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Bronze jewelry

Bronze jewelry

11 Feb 2015

Alloy consisting primarily of copper, bronze has been used for ages already and is still very popular in jewelry. Appreciated for its coppery golden color and for its strength, bronze is also a very affordable material. We are now pleased to propose you bronze on Jweel for you personalized jewelry. Focus on an original and elegant metal.

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Personalization breaks up the limits on Jweel

Personalization breaks up the limits on Jweel

09 Feb 2015

We are pleased to announce the arrival of a new feature on Jweel: now all jewelry can be personalized, including those in the shops with the designer’s agreement. Personalization is a major component of the Jweel spirit, and this new feature will bring everyone's jewelry the small touch that will make it unique! To find out how it works, let us guide you.

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Meet the designer Pierre-James Zani, Blue Flame Art&Creation

Meet the designer Pierre-James Zani, Blue Flame Art&Creation

03 Feb 2015

Today we have the pleasure to meet Pierre-James Zani, aka Blue Flame Art & Creation who talks about his Jweel experience and the universe from which his beautiful creations are inspired. This talented designer’s personalized jewelry indeed come from far away and directly reflect his life in harmony with nature, elements and the magical landscapes from Bora Bora, the Island where he grew up. Interview.

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3D printing in artisanal jewelry manufacturing

3D printing in artisanal jewelry manufacturing

27 Jan 2015

Today we are pleased to propose you an article written by Nicolas Tranchant, creator and manager of the french online store of Mexican handcrafted jewelry Vivalatina. As a professional, Nicolas talks about the use of 3D printing in the manufacture of handcrafted jewelry. It is very interesting to point out that this advanced technology has long been used by jewelers, especially for the production of personalized jewelry. Let’s discover these processes between craftsmanship and modernity.

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Which 3D-Printed Jewelry is Best for Her? Valentine’s Day Style Guide

Which 3D-Printed Jewelry is Best for Her? Valentine’s Day Style Guide

15 Jan 2015

Today, we are really happy to propose you an article featured in the blog of our 3D printer partner i.materialise. As Valentine's Day is approaching, finding the perfect piece of personalized jewelry that is going to delight your loved one is really tricky. To make sure to do the right choice and have a wonderful time with your lady, let’s have a look on which type of custom jewelry best matches her style.

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Symbols and their meaning: the dove

Symbols and their meaning: the dove

12 Jan 2015

The recent french events lead us today to consider a very well-known image: the dove. Symbol of peace, purity, love and freedom, the dove is represented in various forms since ancient times and still carries a strong and universal message. Through its origins and all the values it embodies, let’s have a look together on the symbolism of the dove.

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Woman personalized jewelry ideas for Valentine’s Day

Woman personalized jewelry ideas for Valentine’s Day

08 Jan 2015

Let’s continue our saga dedicated to the celebration of love. In our previous article we gave you some tips to choose a personalized jewelry for your loved one on this special occasion. Today we continue with this in mind and give you some jewelry ideas for Valentine's Day. As you know, some beautiful items are available in the shops of our designers who work hard to offer you the best of custom jewelry. Need some inspiration to surprise and delight your partner? Let us guide you!

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Let’s prepare Valentine’s Day on Jweel

Let’s prepare Valentine’s Day on Jweel

06 Jan 2015

Valentine's Day is a very special day for lovers. It is the most beautiful opportunity to declare your love, to prove it to your beloved or even to make a wedding proposal. And what better than a personalized jewelry to celebrate this unique event? Created especially for your loved one, it is a gift that comes from you, from the heart. Let’s have a look on how to start preparing the ultimate lovers’ celebration.

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Symbols and their meaning: the number Pi (π)

Symbols and their meaning: the number Pi (π)

04 Jan 2015

We all know the famous number Pi (π), which can be defined as the constant corresponding to the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter. But beyond our painful memories of geometrycourses, Pi is a fascinating number that has been intriguing scientists for centuries. Some extensive studies on the subject have revealed many surprising secrets but lots of mysteries still remain. Today, through its origin and use, let’s focus on the symbolism of the number Pi.

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The symbolism of family jewels

The symbolism of family jewels

30 Dec 2014

We all have one or several family jewels inherited form our ancestors, parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles. These pieces of jewelry, transmitted from one generation to the next, have a special place in our hearts and in our souls. They embody our past and are true witnesses of our history. No matter how complex and tumultuous it can be, our family history leaves its symbolic marks on us and these precious objects remind us where we come from. Indeed, they say a lot about ourselves. Where do they come from? Why do they sometimes disappear? How are they transmitted to us? Let’s focus on the symbolism of family jewels.

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How to dress up on New Year's Eve

How to dress up on New Year's Eve

29 Dec 2014

How can we imagine a New Year’s Eve party without THE perfect outfit, the one that really sublimates us? New Year is the perfect opportunity to wear our most beautiful dress and our finest accessories: purses, stiletto heels, jewelry ... There is plenty of choice. And sometimes, finding the ideal look that enhances us is no easy task. Today Jweel gives you some simple tips for choosing an outfit for this so special evening.

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Meet the designer Gilles Camilleri, Vulcan Market

Meet the designer Gilles Camilleri, Vulcan Market

26 Dec 2014

Regularly Jweel allows you to meet talented designers whose personalized jewelry compete in originality and beauty. Today we have the chance to meet an outstanding creator: Gilles Camilleri, aka Vulcan Market. He talks about his passion and tells us more about his experience on Jweel.

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How to take care of your Hands

How to take care of your Hands

17 Dec 2014

We love to dress our fingers with pretty personalized rings, but few of us think about taking care of their hands every day. Constantly in use, neglected, exposed to cold and household products, our hands are however one of the most fragile parts of our body! And this is especially true in the winter. To avoid them too much damage and drying out, Jweel gives you now some easy tips to take care of them

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How do I know her ring size

How do I know her ring size

08 Dec 2014

Gentlemen, you have decided to offer her a beautiful ring for Christmas, or, even more crucial, you're about to ask for her hand in marriage and you are looking for the perfect engagement ring. I am sure you are aware, your wonderful surprise may be foiled by a small but important detail: you do not know her finger size. Fortunately, Jweel is here and gives you today some fun and discrete tips to make your gift a beautiful success.

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Tip: how to get a knot out of a chain

Tip: how to get a knot out of a chain

05 Dec 2014

All our jewelry boxes contain at least one gold or silver chain. Carelessly kept among our rings, necklaces and pendants or rolled around themselves, they often tangle and knots are very difficult to undo. Before running out of patience and pulling up until causing unfortunate damages, Jweel gives you today a simple trick to apply to rid your chains of their most recalcitrant knots.

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New: the Jweel gift certificate

New: the Jweel gift certificate

04 Dec 2014

Your Christmas shopping is going on on Jweel! You would like to make a unique and meaningful gift but you are uncertain about his tastes? The jweel gift certificate is an original and elegant alternative. Delivered right to your door within 48h, it will allow its recipient to create his own personalized jewelry or, at his convenience, to choose a creation among the website shops.

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Tip: how to remove a stuck ring

Tip: how to remove a stuck ring

02 Dec 2014

You have not removed your ring for a while or you're in a jewelry store, trying a few models. You do not really know your finger size. The ring seemed to go to perfection but suddenly disaster, you are unable to remove it. You can pull and twist it all you like, nothing happens, it is well and truly stuck. Do not panic! Before having to cut it several simple solutions exist. Today Jweel gives you some easy tips.

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Symbols and their meaning: the Christmas star

Symbols and their meaning: the Christmas star

26 Nov 2014

The star is one of the great Christmas symbols. It decorates our homes, tables, trees and the garlands of our cities during holiday periods. But do you know the origin and meaning of this ancient tradition? Let’s focus on the symbolism of the Christmas star.

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Tutorial: Christmas personalized pendant

Tutorial: Christmas personalized pendant

24 Nov 2014

Last week for Christmas shopping on Jweel! Considering the manufacturing time of your personalized jewelry, think about ordering your creations before December 1st! Today we propose you an easy ten-step tutorial to create a special Christmas snowflake personalized pendant. You can reproduce this piece of jewelry as such or modify it to suit your imagination. Ready? Let’s go!

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Christmas: meaning of our gifts

Christmas: meaning of our gifts

21 Nov 2014

Clothing, books, perfumes, personalized jewelry: the holiday period is approaching fast and we are already searching for the perfect giftsto offer to our loved ones and our family for Christmas. Real headache for some of us, fun for others, our gifts say a lot about ourselves and our personality. Indeed, through this generous and "free" act lies a complex symbolism that defines our relationship to others. Let’s review the hidden meaning of our gifts.

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10 questions about the origins of Christmas

10 questions about the origins of Christmas

13 Nov 2014

Christmas is the time of year where traditions are perpetuated and transmitted. We get together with family around the Christmas tree, we offer gifts, we share Christmas log ... All these symbols are part of this wonderful celebration. Today, let’s have a look on ten questions that frequently arises about Christmas symbols. If it is true that all these traditions are now deeply rooted in our society and in our homes, their origin is often surprising!

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Christmas gift idea: personalized jewelry for your man

Christmas gift idea: personalized jewelry for your man

10 Nov 2014

Let’s continue our overview of Christmas gift ideas. Today we deal with the difficult task of pleasing our men for this occasion. In fact, the holidays season is approaching fast and very often we face a shortage of ideas. Of course, do not expect your partner to inspire you, he has everything and do not "need anything" ... And so much the better because he gives you the perfect opportunity to be original this year! And for that personalized jewelry is your best asset. Here are some simple tips to help you choose.

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Christmas is coming…  Jewelry ideas for your wife

Christmas is coming… Jewelry ideas for your wife

05 Nov 2014

The holiday season is fast approaching and you might well imagine yourself doing last minute shopping, amid noise and crowd, looking for the perfect gift. And so this year, Why not taking your time? Personalized jewelry is a present that is sure to delight your partner. It really comes from you, from your heart and looks like you. What better way to convey a message of love and affection to your wife in this so favorable time? In this first article about Christmas jewelry, Jweel gives you a few ideas.

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Discover the first personalized jewelry in our designer’s shops

Discover the first personalized jewelry in our designer’s shops

31 Oct 2014

Shops on jweel have already generated considerable interest among many designers of personalized jewelry. On this blog, we will regularly put forward the most beautiful creations and their authors. Rings, pendants, today we introduce you some pieces that do not lack inspiration and originality.

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New: how to sell my personalized jewelry on jweel

New: how to sell my personalized jewelry on jweel

29 Oct 2014

Creative, passionate, aspiring designers, jweel gets a makeover! New design, new features, Jweel becomes a real marketplace for personalized jewelry. Now we offer you the opportunity to sell your most amazing creations and to turn your talent into a business. Overview.

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Symbols and their meaning: the balance

Symbols and their meaning: the balance

28 Oct 2014

The balance can also be added to your personalized rings and pendants. Its original meaning refers to the allegorical representation of justice. Let’s discover the message behind the symbol of the balance.

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Symbols and their meaning: the pentagram

Symbols and their meaning: the pentagram

24 Oct 2014

Let’s go back to the world of symbols, which enables you to enhance your personalized jewelry through the applications text ring and text pendant on jweel. Today, we discover the meaning of the pentagram, mysterious symbol, often misunderstood and feared.

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Meet the September Jweel design contest winner: Rakmai

Meet the September Jweel design contest winner: Rakmai

21 Oct 2014

Our September design contest was won by Rakmai and his amazing personalized jewelry "Bullring". This unique and original ring was inspired by his passion for Bull Terriers. He talks about it in this interview.

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Personalized jewelry Inspiration: Halloween

Personalized jewelry Inspiration: Halloween

21 Oct 2014

In a few days will be the famous Halloween party. As popular as Christmas in Anglo-Saxon countries, its folklore and traditions now seduce the rest of the world. Real institution for some people or festive moment for some others, Halloween this is the opportunity to unleash one’s creativity: costumes, makeup and original personalized jewelry are required. Here are some ideas.

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The latest jewelry trends – Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2015

The latest jewelry trends – Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2015

03 Oct 2014

The spring-summer 2015 collections have just been presented on the catwalks of the Fashion Week in New York, London, Milan and Paris. This year, single or asymmetrical earrings, chokers or XXL necklaces and personalized pendants show great originality. Today we focus on the greatest jewelry trends of the next season

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Knuckle ring: an original personalized jewelry

Knuckle ring: an original personalized jewelry

29 Sep 2014

Fashionable phenomenon coming straight from the USA, "knuckle ring," sometimes also called “finger tip ring" is becoming always more popular and trendy. It gives the opportunity to decorate ones hands in a very original and beautiful way with personalized jewelry. Today we give you à few tips to use and abuse it.

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3D printing hits the runway at New York Fashion Week

3D printing hits the runway at New York Fashion Week

25 Sep 2014

Avant-garde fashion designer Katya Leonovich presented her new Spring 2015 line at New York Fashion Week. This new collection is mostly composed of 3D printed clothing and personalized jewelry. Overview of an original and futuristic trend.

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What are the differences between yellow, white and pink gold in jewelry

What are the differences between yellow, white and pink gold in jewelry

17 Sep 2014

Gold is the ultimate precious metal. Characterized by its legendary nobility, it does not tarnish. For this reason and many others, it is especially popular in jewelry. But why do we see white and pink gold, since gold is yellow when it comes out of the mines? Which gold should I choose to make my personalized jewelry? Let’s make a brief overview to understand how nature gives us gold and how man transforms it.

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Creation of personalized jewelry and 3D printing

Creation of personalized jewelry and 3D printing

13 Sep 2014

In this article today we will reveal all the process that allows you to receive your personalized jewelry you have created on jweel.com. From the design phase to 3D printing, overview of a unique technological adventure!

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Meet the August Jweel design contest winner: Théophile

Meet the August Jweel design contest winner: Théophile

08 Sep 2014

Our last month contest on the theme "Seas and Oceans" was won by Théophile and his beautiful personalized jewelry "Fishlovers." He shares his jweel experience and tells us more about the creation of this original and unique pendant.

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The engagement ring, a unique piece of jewelry

The engagement ring, a unique piece of jewelry

05 Sep 2014

Engagement is among the most memorable moments of life. During the wedding proposal, the fiancé offers a symbolic ring to his bride. Let’s review the history and symbolism of this unique piece of jewelry.

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A personalized jewelry: a gift idea that is sure to delight

A personalized jewelry: a gift idea that is sure to delight

03 Sep 2014

When it comes to make a gift, there are two types of people: those looking for originality, something unique that only looks like them ... and the others. A personalized jewelry is the promise, and even more, the insurance to please people you love.

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How to preserve and clean jewelry

How to preserve and clean jewelry

29 Aug 2014

You are certainly very attached to your jewelry, whether precious or not. Not least because of its symbolic or emotional value. But over time, they tend to tarnish, oxidize or beeing less brilliant ... It's perfectly normal and no sign of poor quality, quite the contrary. So how to preserve and clean jewelry? There are easy and effective tips to get them like-new! Read this article to find them out.

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Choosing Jewelry Based On Its Morphology

Choosing Jewelry Based On Its Morphology

27 Aug 2014

In fashion, accessories play a key role. Selecting jewelry according to its style and morphology helps to optimize the overall look ... and if jewelry seems obviously to fit everyone better than a miniskirt for example, it remains important to choose it wisely... Please follow the guide!

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The meaning of the rings on our five fingers

The meaning of the rings on our five fingers

21 Aug 2014

Do you wear rings? At which finger? You may have ever wonder, beyond the purely aesthetic aspect, the meaning of a ring on the index or middle finger, on the right or the left hand... You are right, there is undeniably one. Discover it in this article.

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The Curse of the Hope Diamond

The Curse of the Hope Diamond

14 Aug 2014

The Hope Diamond is a special stone for more than one reason. It is the largest and most expensive blue diamond in the world and has some unique characteristics. But its story is also surrounded by legends. Indeed, a dark curse seems to strikes down the successive owners of the gem. Let’s have a look on the mysterious fate of the Hope Diamond.

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Meet the July Jweel design contest winner: Katrina

Meet the July Jweel design contest winner: Katrina

12 Aug 2014

The amazing girl-acrobat pendant was your favorite creation last month! It’s designer, Katrina, talks about her Jweel experience

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The Crown Jewels of the United Kingdom

The Crown Jewels of the United Kingdom

07 Aug 2014

Discover the collection of the world's most famous jewels, regalia of the British monarchy designed by the best goldsmiths in the United Kingdom.

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How to Create Custom Pendants and Necklaces With JWEEL

How to Create Custom Pendants and Necklaces With JWEEL

04 Aug 2014

Today we are pleased to introduce you this excellent tutorial written on i.materialise blog. Indeed, our famous 3D printer partner asked one of their employees who never designed jewelry before to create a heart-shaped pendant using our services. And the result is just... Amazing! Read on to see how they did it, and how you can, too!

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The symbolism of silver

The symbolism of silver

23 Jul 2014

As for gold, silver allows lots of links and connexions to be made. Its color and appearance remind the Moon. Let’s have a look on its symbolism?

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The symbolism of gold

The symbolism of gold

21 Jul 2014

Gold is above all characterized by its brightness and its splendor. Its color is reminiscent of the Sun. It represents perfection and light. But what is its symbolism?

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Meet the June jweel design contest winner: Pommementhe

Meet the June jweel design contest winner: Pommementhe

16 Jul 2014

Some beautiful creations published on our contest page highlighted the month of June. Among these, the Filigrane ring by Pommementhe has been particularly noted. Today, she talks about her Jweel experience.

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Are you gold or silver? Take the quiz!

Are you gold or silver? Take the quiz!

15 Jul 2014

Gold and silver are undoubtedly the two most usual and precious metal used in jewelry. We all have our preferences, but it is sometimes hard to make a choice. Eye color, hair, skin complexion, kind of outfit ... There are a lot of criteria. If sometimes you hesitate, take the quiz to see which one suits you best!

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How to choose a ring for a man?

How to choose a ring for a man?

09 Jul 2014

For birthday or holidays, everybody has already experienced the delicate task to please a man. if smartphones, tablets and other high-tech gifts remain good ideas, personality and originality lack. This time, what about opting ​​for a ring?

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Pendants troughout the ages (2)

Pendants troughout the ages (2)

07 Jul 2014

Let’s continue the overview of pendants throughout the ages and the different symbolic, social and aesthetic functions they embody.

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Pendants troughout the ages (1)

Pendants troughout the ages (1)

04 Jul 2014

Since the dawn of time, men and women have sought to adorn their bodies with very different jewelry according to eras and civilizations. It is part of our daily lives, it highlights our outfits, reflects our personalities. Among the many types of jewelry, the pendant is distinguished by its decorative features. It is the main support of religious, astrological, sentimental symbols. Today, we'll see how it has traveled through the ages.

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July is pendants month on Jweel

July is pendants month on Jweel

02 Jul 2014

This month, our design contest is exclusively dedicated to freestyle pendants ... Participate, vote and win your creation!

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A piece of jewelry is a meaningful gift

A piece of jewelry is a meaningful gift

01 Jul 2014

Offering a gift to your partner is not easy and it is certainly not meaningless. The value of a gift especially makes sense when it comes to jewelry. A necklace as proof of love? A bracelet as a sign of commitment? Earrings to enhance the beauty of a woman? An engagement ring? Which messages do we want to send through jewelry?

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10 things that creative people make differently from others

10 things that creative people make differently from others

27 Jun 2014

Creativity is defined as "the ability of an individual or group to imagine or construct and implement a new concept, a new object or to find an original solution to a problem." It can be more accurately characterized as "a psychological process by which an individual or group of individuals demonstrates originality in his way to combine things, ideas and situations." Creative personalities differ form others on several points, are you one of them?

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Pendants are now taking shape on Jweel

Pendants are now taking shape on Jweel

24 Jun 2014

The Jweel team is very pleased to announce the official release of his new tool Freestyle pendants! Now, your original creations can be worn around your neck and enhance every beautiful outfit. You already had the opportunity to test your creativity with Freestyle Ring tool, customize now your pendants on the same principle.

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How to measure my ring size

How to measure my ring size

19 Jun 2014

You have just created your ring on Jweel but you do not know your ring size? You hesitate between two sizes? You want to make a gift but you are afraid to disappoint your partner? This article is right for you!

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Symbols and their meaning (2)

Symbols and their meaning (2)

19 Jun 2014

Let’s continue our exploration of the world of symbols with this second post dedicated to them. Today, we review three other and, through their history and function, decrypt the mysterious messages they send.

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Symbols and their meaning (1)

Symbols and their meaning (1)

17 Jun 2014

In our previous post we reviewed the use of symbols in Text Ring tool and the various original and creative possibilities they give to your jewelry. Today we will see in more detail the origin and significance of three of these symbols and their associated message.

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Text Ring: think about using symbols

Text Ring: think about using symbols

13 Jun 2014

Text Ring tool, which enables you to create first name and message rings, offers you many other possibilities to be always more original and creative. Today, we will focus on symbols that makes possible to decorate your jewelry with esthetical, humorous or evocative subtleties.

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Meet the jweel design contest winner: Angelola

Meet the jweel design contest winner: Angelola

04 Jun 2014

Angelola’s amazing rings have been particularly pointed out on jweel. Original and atypical, they reflect her enchanting universe. With “Arum”, she wins the May design contest. Meeting with an inspired designer.

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The summer hottest jewerly trend is geometric

The summer hottest jewerly trend is geometric

22 May 2014

You will find them on every finger, neck or wrist: geometric jewelry is THE spring- summer 2014 hottest trend. Triangle, rectangle, square, straight lines and right angles, our silhouettes adorn these graphic fashion accessories which bring structures to all our outfits.

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My jweel experience

My jweel experience

15 May 2014

The french blogger Noémie Lacarelle from GamonGirl has tested Jweel. She tells us more about her experience and her beautiful "Love" Ring.

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View your ring in 3D as if you were wearing it

View your ring in 3D as if you were wearing it

14 May 2014

Perhaps you already noticed something new on Jweel these days. Now, you can view you piece of jewelery as if you already had it on your finger, thanks to a smart and technological functionality: a 3D hand. Your creation becomes always more realistic !

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Jweel design contest: Ring of the month

Jweel design contest: Ring of the month

05 May 2014

We are excited to launch our first contest! Every month, the ring with the greatest number of votes will be offered to its designer. Don’t wait any longer, share your masterpieces!

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Talents shine on Jweel

Talents shine on Jweel

24 Apr 2014

What’s new on Jweel? Many of us already dare to to unleash their creative talent. Exploring this new world, discovering tools, fumbling, creating, starting over again. And suddenly reach a state of contentment watching the result: this time, it is not bad at all! Lots of designers have already shared their creations in the gallery. Let’s introduce some of them with their jewelery.

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Jweel.com is now live!

Jweel.com is now live!

02 Apr 2014

After months of hard work, we are happy to announce the official release of jweel.com!

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The latest jewellery trends – Fashion Week Fall-Winter 2014-2015

The latest jewellery trends – Fashion Week Fall-Winter 2014-2015

20 Mar 2014

The end of the Fashion Week Fall-Winter 2014-2015 gives us a glimpse on the new trends in jewellery. From the catwalk to the street-looks, let’s have a look on the next season’s most trendy accessories.

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History of Valentine's Day

History of Valentine's Day

14 Feb 2014

February 14th symbolizes the “lover’s day”. Valentine’s day is the opportunity to declare one’s love or to renew one’s vows with flowers, love notes… or jewels! But do you know the origin of this feast?

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Our jewellery speaks for us.

Our jewellery speaks for us.

29 Jan 2014

Beyond of being just a decorative accessory, fashion and precious jewellery can tell a great deal about our personality. They send strong messages about our tastes, our moods, about the question of belonging to a political, ethnic or gender group. As a symbol of religious and marital engagement, jewellery helps us to define our identity. But behind the clear message, it can also reveals our personal history and a part of our subconscious. Here we tell more about this deep and evolving relationship.

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Say it with jewellery.

Say it with jewellery.

24 Jan 2014

Certainly this winter most trendy fashion item . Message jewelry dress up your outfits with a touch of glamour. The perfect opportunity to be fashionable while expressing your desires and moods. Focus on the jewelry that talks for you.

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3D-printed jewels: What about materials?

3D-printed jewels: What about materials?

16 Jan 2014

Worldwide, engineers specialized in 3d Printing systems are always more creative to constantly offer new materials: Polymers, plastics, metals, elastic materials, wood… Of course, each material has its own strengths and limits according to the type of printed object. Here is a general review of the main materials available on Jweel.

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i.materialise: Your factory 2.0

i.materialise: Your factory 2.0

07 Jan 2014

As we have seen before, the democratization of 3D-printing technologies is running, and offers you an amazing creative freedom. In order to propose you a high-quality service, we have chosen to collaborate with i.materialise, which is one of the world’s 3D-printing leaders. Let’s introduce our partner.

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3D Printing: When the Idea becomes Reality

3D Printing: When the Idea becomes Reality

20 Dec 2013

Turning an idea into a concrete object that you can hold in your hand is really amazing. Beyond the creative aspect, it comes to providing the consumer with a sort of power on things around him. Are we facing the advent of a new consumption model? Focus on 3D- printing, a technology that breaks up the limits.

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Welcome to the Jweel Blog!

Welcome to the Jweel Blog!

18 Dec 2013

The Jweel team is happy to welcome you on this brand new blog. Here, you are going to explore our world, made of creativity, art, inventiveness and… high technology!

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