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Like everyone else in the blogosphere, we spent the last week looking back at 2013. Here at The Studio that involved digging through the hundreds of posts we created over the past year, rereading our favorites and delving into the data to find out which posts our beloved readers (that’s you!) visited the most.

Thanks to the genius of Google Analytics, we can easily pick out our most popular posts of 2013. Some were fairly predictable and some were a total surprise (you really love Glenn Lehrer’s new TorusRing!). But they all gave us a little insight into the kinds of information our readers crave. Here’s what we gleaned from our top five posts of the year:

  • You’re looking for trends information and analysis. Our Fal

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Are you still trying to find that perfect gift that strikes the right balance of meaningful and stylish? Look no further! We found a great accessory that can make a positive change in your wardrobe and in the lives of thousands of foster children. The Elephant Heart Charm Necklace, sold by Elephant Heart Jewelry, is a favorite of celebrities including Carrie Underwood and Camila Alves, and its sure to be a hit with the A-lister in your life.

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Each handmade-in-L.A.

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Advertise with Gem Gossip!

With 2013 coming to an end, it is never too soon to start thinking about the new year and setting new goals for your business! Gem Gossip is opening up more advertising spots on the right sidebar, where it is always visible to the nearly 100,000 visitors each month. Does your antique jewelry business need more exposure? Do you have amazing inventory, but just don’t have enough traffic?

With that in mind, Gem Gossip is offering a special rate, which is good until January 15th, 2014.

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Why Its Okay to Buy an Affordable Wedding Band

Theres no doubt that your wedding is a special occasion. This is one day that you and your spouse will look back on fondly for years to come. In the past, many people believed that the only appropriate way to commemorate such an occasion was with an extravagant, expensive wedding ring. While that may be fine for some couples, others have changed their minds with regards to how much a wedding ring should cost.

Tungsten Men’s Ring with CZ Thanks to the variety of contemporary materials now being used for rings and other jewelry, the price of wedding bands has dropped drastically. Full post…

Intrigued yet? Read our first Shane Hendren post to get the whole story. Today we’re here to report that the auction went even better than expected!

If the story from last week wasn’t fascinating enough (have you read it yet?), the outcome of Saturday’s auction was nothing short of incredible! Not only did two parties at the Ball get into an exciting bidding war over Shane’s gorgeous ensemble, but in the heat of the auction, Shane graciously agreed to make a second one-of-a-kind set! Both parties won–one, a set that is already fabricated, and the other, a set that Shane will begin fabricating soon! Each party bid $50,000 for the honor of having a Shane R. Hendren or

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