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Platinum vs Palladium Wedding Rings: 7 Key Differences You Must Know

Marc Choyt | May 09, 2022 | Wedding
After this you’ve read this article, you’ll be able to make an educated choice between a platinum and palladium wedding band. 

Our Team

Marc Choyt | Apr 12, 2022 |
Reflective Jewelry is a small but scrappy team of just six people. We've part a proud part of the Santa Fe, NM community since 1995. Here's a bit more about each of us:

Our Ethical Diamond Sources: Canadian Mined, Recycled, and Lab Grown Diamonds

Marc Choyt | Apr 04, 2022 | Makers World
There’s a lot of discussion about lab grown diamonds being more “eco-friendly” than mined diamonds. In truth, this depends on where the lab grown and mined diamond were originated. There’s a huge difference between a small-scale miner finding a diamond in the dirt versus a full-on industrial operation that exists in the Northern territories of Canada.

The Ultimate Brilliant Earth Review: Bullsh*t, or Ethical Jewelry Leaders?

Marc Choyt | Mar 25, 2022 | Ethical Outlooks
Honestly, a small-scale gold miner in Kenya or Peru could not care less about an “ethical” recycled gold wedding ring shipped to you in a recycled paper or wooden box. This ring has zero impact on their lives, and by choosing it over a Fairtrade Gold wedding ring, you are essentially supporting the status quo.

YOUR ULTIMATE GUIDE to LGBTQ+ Wedding Rings + Engagement Rings

Kyle Abram | Mar 02, 2022 | Wedding
Picking out a surprise engagement (or “mangagement”) ring is, in our opinion, particularly thrilling. Imagine, for a moment, the look on their face when you pull out the ring that not only fits them perfectly, but stylistically, is exactly what they would have chosen for themself. You will score romance points that will last well past the honeymoon...maybe even beyond the paper anniversary! Every