It’s seller beware when it comes to old gold and jewellery – Kelowna News

Inflation and high interest rates have people looking for money in different ways.

According to Premier Jewellery and Loans in Kelowna, more people seem to be rummaging through old jewellery boxes and stopping by the shop to help make ends meet.

“We have definitely seen a large increase in clients coming in. It could be post Christmas, it could be the effects of inflation or possibly a recession coming. But we have definitely seen an increase,” said owner Martin Strasser.

“You have gold, diamonds or watches sitting in a box and now you have a bill that’s due or inflation is hitting you. Your money doesn’t go as far as it used to, so you want to find a way to stretch those dollars.”

Premier Jewellery and Loans loaned Castanet two pieces of jewellery and a gold coin to help in a market assessment of local and pop-up jewellery buyers.

Premier provided a 9.61 gram 10K yellow gold ring, an older style engagement ring with 18K gold and 0.42 carat diamonds and a one ounce Canadian gold coin .

Castanet took the same two rings and the gold coin and had them appraised at Canadian Jewellery Exchange in Kelowna and GLK Gold, a pop-up buyer that visited the city last weekend.

Premier was the only shop aware Castanet was running the story at the time appraisal.

Jewellery Exchange offered a comparative appraisal to Premier and was open about the engagement ring‘s potential lack of movement in consignment.

Jewellery Exchange appraiser Mark Schlitt said in an interview afterwards every shop has different interests.

“Premier might have a different clientele for jewellery than we do. In their case they may have a buyer for a certain piece or we may have a buyer for a certain piece

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It’s seller beware when it comes to old gold and jewelry

Inflation and high interest rates have people looking for money in different ways.

According to Premier Jewellery and Loans in Kelowna, more people seem to be rummaging through old jewelry boxes and stopping by the shop to help make ends meet.

“We have definitely seen a large increase in clients coming in. It could be post Christmas, it could be the effects of inflation or possibly a recession coming. But we have definitely seen an increase,” said owner Martin Strasser.

“You have gold, diamonds or watches sitting in a box and now you have a bill that’s due or inflation is hitting you. Your money doesn’t go as far as it used to, so you want to find a way to stretch those dollars.”

Premier Jewellery and Loans loaned Castanet two pieces of jewelry and a gold coin to help in a market assessment of local and pop-up jewellery buyers.

Premier provided a 9.61 gram 10K yellow gold ring, an older style engagement ring with 18K gold and 0.42 carat diamonds and a one ounce Canadian gold coin.

Castanet took the same two rings and the gold coin and had them appraised at Canadian Jewellery Exchange in Kelowna and GLK Gold, a pop-up buyer that visited the city last weekend.

Premier was the only shop aware Castanet was running the story at the time appraisal.

Jewellery Exchange offered a comparative appraisal to Premier and was open about the engagement ring’s potential lack of movement in consignment.

Jewellery Exchange appraiser Mark Schlitt said in an interview afterwards every shop has different interests.

“Premier might have a different clientele for jewelry than we do. In their case they may have a buyer for a certain piece or we may have a buyer for a certain piece and they don’t so it just

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What Pieces Of Summer Jewelry Can Be Worn All Year Long?

(MENAFN- Market Press Release) August 4, 2022 4:38 am – Do you know what the best thing about the summer season is? This season always brings back love and joy around us and also trendy jewelry. Hence, we will introduce you to some trendy jewelry that you can wear this summer and flaunt your style!

Jewelry can be worn at any time of the year, but summer makes them more visible, especially when it comes to summer engagement ring trends. If you are more interested in jewelry trends, you can find summer the most hospitable time of the year.

There are many options for summer fashion jewelry trends that you can wear. Your clothes will look different with the perfect combination of summer jewelry. If you’re looking for the perfect summer jewelry that can be both comfortable and suitable for your skin, we’re here to help.

Below are the 4 Types of Summer Fashion Jewelry Trends That Will Guarantee to Emphasize Your Personality:

1-Zodiac Necklace
Nowadays, zodiac necklaces are pretty much in fine jewelry trends, and it’s ideal for layering with all of your no. summer jewels. You can get it for gold and diamond and keep a zodiac outline on the front and the sign’s star heavenly body on the back. You can also wear it on either side, which completely depends on your mood.
2-Cuff
The cuff is the best accessory for those who favor a piece of minimal jewelry during the summer months. Because of the flexibility in the cuff’s design, it is highly worn by men and women. You can layer yours with either a sea waves shape or a basic spherical-shaped cuff.

3-Pearl Accessory
Pearl jewelry is one of the most demanded fine jewelry trends, especially during summer. The carefully assembled

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