How To Measure For the Perfect Jewelry Fit

It’s fun to go into a jewelry store and look around at all the shiny rings, bracelets and necklaces. It’s easy to select the perfect fit because you can try on as many sizes as you’d like to make sure the necklace hits just the right place, the bracelet isn’t

4 Jewelry Cleaning and Care Tips

We’ve all had the experience of pulling out a piece of jewelry we haven’t worn in a while and finding it dull or tarnished. This can be particularly true for plated jewelry. Plated jewelry cleaning and care is recommended regularly to maintain your jewelry piece’s beauty. So you ask, what is

What’s new at Olive Yew? Handmade hoop earrings of all sizes (and a few shapes too)!

If a hoop earring is shaped like a square, is it still a hoop earring? We say yes. And with all due respect to the stud earrings we’ve recently added to the Olive Yew catalog, why should stud earrings have all the fun? We say they shouldn’t — and thanks to the newest additions to the catalog, we have the goods to back it up! If you love handmade hoop earrings that will last a lifetime, this post is for you. Here’s a quick look at what’s new.

Don’t leave home without it! Clever ways to pack light and keep your jewelry safe (with things you already own) when traveling

Unless you’re a workaholic (which we are, so we’re not judging) or you already live in paradise (okay, now we’re judging), summertime means it’s also vacation time — which, for many of us, also means it’s time to endure the hassles of airports, overpacking and luggage jostling across the cabin and down the baggage claim carousel.

Fortunately, there are some crafty ways to pack your delicate jewelry that will both lighten your luggage and keep those handmade investments feeling secure while they travel with you. Best of all, there’s an excellent chance you already have everything you need.