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ROLEX WATCHES

OVER A CENTURY OF INNOVATION, EXCELLENCE, AND PRESTIGE Nowhere in the world does the iconic five-spiked crown go unrecognized.  Since 1926, when Rolex introduced the world’s first waterproof and dustproof wristwatch—the Oyster—the company has established a reputation...

The Diamond Color Scale: What Is It?

As a highly respected organization, the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) is the universal leader of the diamond industry. Not only does the GIA offer the most trusted gemological educational program, but it also established the industry standards for diamond...

What Is a Loose Diamond?

You may be wondering if a loose diamond is more valuable than a diamond you buy mounted to a ring or another piece of jewelry. How do you know the quality of a loose diamond and the advantages of buying or selling one?  As jewelers who are certified by the Gemological...

Our Awards and Achievements

At Southwest Jewelry Buyers, we are committed to paying top dollar for gold, silver, and diamond jewelry. In fact, we’ve been doing just that since 2000!  For almost 20 years, our expert jewelry buyers have purchased jewelry from thousands of individual sellers and...

What Is Rose Gold?

There’s something romantic about rose gold. Maybe its blush color evokes images of red and pink roses — the colors of love. Or maybe it’s simply because rose gold is so unique. Whatever the case may be, once-popular rose gold has been regaining momentum in recent...