Category Archives: Knowledge Center – Selling Diamond Jewelry & Watches

  • Where Can I Auction My Jewelry?

    As more people have taken advantage of the wealth stored in their fine jewelry, the subject of auctioning jewelry has gained prominence. If you would like to auction a diamond ring or estate jewelry in Los Angeles, the three main auction types are: 1. A traditional auction house 2. A jewelry auction website 3. A […]

  • Selling Your Old Fine Jewelry to Reinvigorate the Real You…

    Written by Carl Blackburn As the owner of Los Angeles Jewelry Buyer, I help people leverage the wealth that is stored in their fine jewelry boxes. Our clients decide to sell their old jewelry for a variety of reasons. Sometimes it’s due to financial necessity. Other times, it’s because they wish to liquidate a Los […]

  • Sell Emerald Jewelry in Los Angeles

    At Los Angeles Jewelry Buyer, we specialize in purchasing important emerald jewelry and large carat Colombian emeralds ordinarily sold at auction houses like Sotheby’s and Christie’s. Our owner Carl Blackburn is an recognized expert in fine emerald jewels, having made news in 2011 when he acquired a rare Van Cleef & Arpels pendant with matching […]

  • Sell a Ruby Ring in Los Angeles, CA

    At Los Angeles Jewelry Buyer, we specialize in purchasing extraordinary ruby rings ordinarily sold at auction houses like Sotheby’s and Christie’s. If you have been wondering how to sell a ruby ring for cash, our estate jewelry buyers can help. In this knowledge article, our Los Angeles jewelry buyers cover some of the common questions […]

  • Sell a Sapphire Ring In Los Angeles

    At Los Angeles Jewelry Buyer, we specialize in purchasing extraordinary sapphire jewelry ordinarily sold at auction houses like Christie’s and Sotheby’s. If you have been wondering how to sell a sapphire diamond ring, necklace, or earrings, our Los Angeles jewelry buyers can help. In this article, we cover some of the common questions our clients […]

  • Los Angeles Jewelry Appraisal: Choosing an Appraiser

    The first step in selling jewelry in Los Angeles is getting an accurate idea of the worth of your jewelry. That means obtaining a verbal “market appraisal” of your diamond ring or other item of fine jewelry. A market appraisal will tell you the value of your jewelry on the re-sale market. Market appraisals are […]

  • Learn How to Sell a Diamond Ring in Los Angeles, CA

    Los Angeles Jewelry Buyer is dedicated to helping you get a fair cash price for your diamond ring and fine estate jewelry. Selling a large diamond ring in Los Angeles may seem like a complex undertaking that requires a lot of insider knowledge. But, as you soon will discover, selling your diamond ring in LA […]

  • What Are Fancy Diamonds?

    When most of us think about diamonds, we tend to think of the classic round brilliant engagement ring–a nearly flawless, perfectly clear stone that returns light to the eye with flashes of fire and brilliance. The vast majority of diamonds fall into this category, and while some of these can exhibit slight colorings of yellow […]

  • How to Insure a Rolex Watch

    If you own a high-end Rolex watch in Los Angeles County, you may want to get it insured. The first step is locating the right LA Rolex appraiser.Finding a qualified Swiss watch appraiser is not as simple as visiting your local Los Angeles jewelry store. It involves locating a Los Angeles insurance appraiser who has […]

  • Popular Diamond Shapes & Cuts

    “Square cut or pear shaped…These rocks don’t lose their shape.” Marilyn Monroe’s famous line from Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend is undoubtedly true, but the relationship between diamond shapes and diamond cuts is much more complicated than a simple song lyric. Diamond shape simply refers to the shape of the stone itself, such as […]

  • How to Spot a Fake Luxury Watch in Los Angeles, California

    There are many reasons to buy a luxury watch in Los Angeles, CA. A kind of timelessness is wrapped up in the precision craftsmanship of a fine timepiece that appeals to many people. Some are also drawn to the statement of refined elegance and taste that emanates from a classic wristwatch, while others are simply […]