1. The Long-Lost Art of Decluttering, Pt 2

    At H. Moradi Fine Jewelry in La Jolla, we love to see people find the perfect piece of antique or designer jewelry. There is something so special about a diamond ring or unique bangle that has a special history, an individual look, and its own story to tell. So many of our pieces match that description exactly! We’ve got necklaces from the turn of the century, unique rings from decades ago, and …Read More

  2. Understanding Your Birthstone Part 2

    Welcome back to H. Moradi Fine Jewelers’ blog. Last time, we discussed the meanings of birthstones. Each month has its own fine gem or stone associated with it. Over the centuries, each of these pieces has developed its own stories and meanings. We’ve highlighted some of our favorites. Read on to learn more and visit H. Moradi Fine Jewelers, your preferred jewelry buyers in La Jolla. July July…Read More

  3. 10 Tips to Help You Sell Your Old Jewelry

    Is your jewelry box overflowing? Jewelry is one of those items that seems to slowly accumulate over a lifetime. Maybe you got a ring from an aunt when you were in high school, inherited some of your grandmother's old jewelry, and then slowly built up your own collection as an adult. It's unlikely that you are able to give all of those items the time and attention that they deserve. There are proba…Read More

  4. How to Determine If the Stones In Your Jewelry Are Real

    Fake gemstones have become more and more sophisticated over the years. There are some fake gemstones on the market today that could easily fool someone who doesn't have the kind of experience that our jewelry buyers do. If you are thinking about selling your old jewelry, you'll want to determine whether or not those gemstones, pearls, diamonds, and gold are real before contacting potential jewelry…Read More

  5. Spring Cleaning is Coming Early!

    The holidays are over and it’s time to figure out a place to put all of the gifts we received this year. For those who have been collecting jewelry for a long time or love having an extensive collection of unique and designer pieces, it can be hard to find one more free corners in the jewelry box or wherever else you store your jewelry. If you have this problem, perhaps a new jewelry box or stor…Read More

  6. Christmas Ideas For That Special Someone

    It’s that time of year when lights are being strung up all over LaJolla and we are looking at our gift giving list and planning the perfect gifts for those who are most special to us. Buying gifts can be fun, but it can also be a difficult endeavor. If you are having trouble finding a gift for that special someone in your life, we at H. Moradi Jewelers would love to help you buy a gift that they…Read More

  7. Where do we get all of our jewelry from?

    Just about every person who comes into our store on Prospect Street in La Jolla asks the same two questions: "Is this really all estate jewelry?" and "Where do you get it all from?" Our specialty is finding and buying estate jewelry, which technically is any kind of previously owned jewelry. It can be something as old as your great-grandmother, or it can be something that was just purchased last y…Read More

  8. 3 Things to Know About Fine Jewelry

    Most of us have grown up with jewelry whether it was something that we as children constructed from string and plastic beads, it was a best friend necklace made for plated metal, or an expensive necklace with precious stones handed down to us as a right of passage. Though most of us have jewelry, and some have fine jewelry, most do not know how about the technical terms that relays the objective v…Read More