How to Revamp Family Heirlooms into a Piece of Jewelry You'll Love

Posted on Friday, April 19th, 2019 at 1:52 pm by Richard

Almost everyone has a piece of jewelry in their drawer that holds not only value but a piece of history as well. A piece of jewelry that has been passed down through your family for generations. When you inherit this timeless jewelry, it’s hard to discover ways to make it wearable, memorable and unique to you. You don’t have to be creative to revamp your family heirloom. Below are some ways to make your inherited jewelry the most wearable to you.

Restore The Jewelry

Restoring the jewelry, whether it’s a necklace, bracelet or ring, is the first step you should take in refurbishing your family heirloom. Start by selecting the most precious part of the jewelry. Pick the portion of the jewelry with the most importance. No matter the condition of the jewelry, it can be restored and brought back to its best condition.

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Maintain The Sentimental Value

Every heirloom passed down contains sentimental value. It may be an engagement ring passed down or a necklace that has been in your family for ages. It comes with more than just a piece of jewelry, it is filled with memories that will last with you forever. If your family heirloom is extremely special to you but is not exactly your style, a great option is to repurpose it. This will maintain the value and respect of the jewelry while also making it your own.

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Make It Unique

One of your final decisions of revamping your heirloom is the most exciting part, styling it. No matter what style you decide, it will be a completely unique and a custom piece of jewelry that is filled with history that has been passed down for ages. When you receive the end product, you’ll be amazed at what was done with your once aged piece of jewelry.

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