Spring Trends for DC Engagement Rings

Mar 20, 2019

Along with the flowers, Spring is a time for love to blossom into a proposal. Picking your engagement ring is one of the most difficult decisions to make which is why the experts at Charles Schwartz are ready to help you find your DC engagement ring. Designer or Vintage? Diamond or Emerald? No matter the… Read more »

Spring Designer Jewelry Trends in Washington, DC

Feb 22, 2019

This spring, it’s time to have fun with your jewelry! Give your wardrobe an instant update with these five designer jewelry trends in Washington, DC to show off what you’re made of! Shop our extensive collection of estate jewelry, as well as designer creations in Washington, DC, complete with jewelry from Hearts on Fire, Furrer Jacot,… Read more »

Choosing Vintage Jewelry in Washington, DC: The Unique Choice

Nov 21, 2018

Nowadays it becomes more and more difficult to find something truly unique and special, particularly when it comes to jewelry. But when everything seems the same, vintage jewelry in Washington, DC is the exception. Vintage jewelry trends in Washington, DC Due to the way jewelry was made in the past, each piece of vintage jewelry in… Read more »

Antique Jewelry: The Unique Choice

Jul 27, 2018

Antique jewelry is jewelry that is at least one hundred years old. There are many reasons antique jewelry is a unique choice, most notably how the jewelry was made. Why is Antique Jewelry Unique? Antique jewelry is so unique because the techniques used to produce it cannot be replicated today. It was handmade, so no… Read more »

Estate Rings: The Time to Buy Is Now

Jun 11, 2018

Estate Rings are Unique and Each Piece has its own Story. If you’ve always wanted to own a piece of the past, something so unique it begs the question, “where did you find that?” then an estate ring might be the right choice. Why is an Estate Ring so Special? Estate jewelry, particularly estate rings are… Read more »

Antique Jewelry Store DC

Apr 18, 2018

When choosing an antique jewelry store DC pick a jeweler you can trust, like Charles Schwartz, we’ve been in business for over 100 years! What is Antique Jewelry and Why is it so Special? Antique jewelry is jewelry that is 100 years old or older. The techniques used to produce it are intricate as it is always handmade…. Read more »

Vintage Jewelry DC

Mar 6, 2018

As vintage jewelry DC becomes one of 2018’s top jewelry trends, it brings to mind something Marie Antoinette once said, “There is nothing new except what has been forgotten.” Vintage Jewelry DC Trends Every day it becomes more and more difficult to find something truly unique and special, particularly when it comes to jewelry. But… Read more »

Antique and Vintage Jewelry DC

Feb 22, 2018

Antique and vintage jewelry DC is antiquated, but it’s not out of date. In fact, not only are most pieces rarified and one of a kind, but the eras which produced them, such as Art Deco, Victorian and Edwardian, are iconic, and their trends are re-surging with popularity in recent years. What’s the Difference Between Antique… Read more »

The Necklace Guide: How to Accessorize Necklines

Jun 26, 2017

This summer is all about necklines. Whether you are wearing a halter top dress to happy hour in DuPont Circle or a V-neck shirt on a Sunday afternoon in Rock Creek Park you need to make sure you have the perfect accessory for every neckline. V-Neck: Wear a classic piece that ends just above the… Read more »

How To: Wear the Fall 2016 Pantone Colors

Jul 26, 2016

Each year, Pantone announces the colors which will definite the fashion season. As mid-summer hits, it’s time to start thinking about your Fall wear. Luckily, we’ve made a guide for how to coordinate each of the Fall 2016 colors into your jewelry collection. Riverside Blue Think of the color the sky turns right around 4… Read more »

Timeless Trademarks of the Victorian Era

Aug 13, 2015

The Victorian Era, known to many as the Golden Era of jewelry, marked an unprecedented shift in the jewelry industry—fostering numerous innovations in metalwork technique and jewelry design. Innovations in jewelry craftsmanship and technology during the Victorian Era made fine jewelry more affordable and accessible for the masses, which allowed the emerging middle class to indulge in a luxury previously known… Read more »

Classic Coastal Picks for the Beach

Jul 9, 2015

Summer is the perfect time of year for weekend getaways and long days spent on the beach. What jewelry will you be sporting on vacation? When you pack for your next adventure this summer, add a little sand, sea & sunshine to your summer wardrobe! Check out these stunning sea-inspired treasures and sought-after summer styles you’re sure to fall in love with:… Read more »