Category Archives for Jewelry Reviews

Angara vs Blue Nile: Online Jewelers Compared

Angara vs Blue Nile Online Jewelers Compared

Since its beginning in New York City in 1837, Tiffany and Company has been one of the leading designer jewelers in the United States, long before names like Angara and Blue Nile existed. And still tops the list of top designers, continually topping quarterly estimates for revenue. But things are changing. Fine jewelry is moving […]

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Ritani vs Blue Nile [2019 Edition]: Which One is Better?

Ritani and Blue Nile, two of the biggest names in the online jewelry industry are becoming increasingly competitive–with each other. Just three years ago, Ritani, a New-York based retailer, partnered with independent jewelers and local jeweler storefronts to expand its collection of loose diamonds, rings, and fine jewelry, specifically to take on Blue Nile. That’s […]

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Blue Nile vs Jared Compared: Which One is Better?

Blue Nile vs Jared Compared Which One is Better?

Jewelers with a huge online presence, like Jared and Blue Nile, are making waves. In a recent interview with JCK, Blue Nile’s Chief Financial Officer, Bill Koefoed, revealed that, to stay competitive, Blue Nile has made sweeping changes over the years, in part by revamping the company’s website, improving “diamond visualization”, and paying extra attention […]

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Best Blue Nile Alternatives [Updated for 2019]

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For a decade after decade, diamond engagement rings have been an investment. Until about fifteen to twenty years ago, most engagement rings were bought at traditional jewelry stores in small boutiques or sprawling malls. The assumption was that a diamond ring should cost about three months’ salary, making it an important, expensive, and time-consuming endeavor. […]

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