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When do I re-string my pearl necklace?

To preserve the nacre Pearls of good quality are always strung on silk thread.   This protects the nacre especially if there is a knot between the pearls as well which is the trend these days.  But graduated pearls are not knotted. Another reason for knotting between the pearls is if the necklace breaks then there is...
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Does re-sizing a ring make it weaker?

No, definitely not!! If the ring is being made smaller the client’s finger is measured and the amount needed to be removed calculated. The sawcut is made through the original join. The exact amount needed is removed. The ring is bent in a tighter circle and the metal soldered. The ring is then re-shaped on a...
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