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How To Tell If Your Jeweller Is Legitimate


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When it comes to picking out any kind of jewellery, it’s important to know you are dealing with the right jeweller. If you are sentimental about the jeweller or store and want to purchase more items from them in the future, you are going to need to know what to look out for. Use the below tips to help you.

  1. Consider the Services the Jeweller Offers

Before you decide on a jeweller, especially for important items like engagement and wedding rings, you should investigate the types of services they are prepared to offer for the life of the items. Ask their knowledgeable and friendly experts the following questions:

  • Can the offer general maintenance and routine cleanings for your jewellery?
  • Are they able to do extensive repairs, if needed?
  • Could they reset your diamonds into a different ring years from now?

While most reliable jewellers will be able to offer these kinds of services, they may just send your precious jewellery off to a different location instead of completing repairs and maintenance on site. Ask the jeweller about his or her different services and what they will provide for the life of your rings and whether or not work is done on the premises or sent out.

The right jeweller for you will offer the following:

  • An annual inspection of your jewellery
  • Annual plating and polishing
  • Discounted repairs
  • Appraisal services for a small cost
  • A free resize of rings within a certain period of time

Make sure the jeweller is honest and open when he or she discusses your purchases, too. They should give you all the necessary documentation about your jewellery’s quality, and be happy to offer a loupe so you can inspect diamonds in minute detail.

  1. Does the Jeweller Offer a Warranty?

The services available for the life of your jewellery from will be spelled out in the warranties. While a warranty may not seem that important to you when your jeweller is brand-new, it should be an important consideration when you are making such an expensive investment.

Many jewellers will offer a basic plan, at least, that is included in the price of the diamond jewellery. For instance, if you bring your ring in for an annual inspection, you will qualify for discounts on any repairs.

  1. The Credibility of the Jeweller

Before you settle on the right jeweller for you, investigate their credibility with local organisations. Request to see certifications from relevant gemmological societies and ask if they are prepared to give you client references. Simple steps like these can help ensure you pick a reliable and reputable jeweller who will look after the quality of your investments for years to come.


Choosing the right jeweller for your needs is the first step in choosing the perfect engagement ring and wedding band. From the location of the jeweller to the services he or she offers, and his or her credentials, you should investigate your jeweller just as thoroughly as you would the four C’s in a diamond you want to buy. This ensures you will purchase quality jewellery and guarantees lasting service.




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