The distinctive “Blue Box” that Tiffany & Company uses to wrap its jewelry, watches, accessories and silver has become an icon in its own right. New York Loan Company, Manhattan’s luxury pawn shop, is extremely familiar with the color “Tiffany Blue”. Not only are the loan officers expertly trained gemologists, but their knowledge of signed … Continue reading A Quick History of the Coveted Tiffany & Co. Blue Box
One of the most coveted eras of design in jewelry history, Art Deco was a period inspired by Roman, Greek and Egyptian architecture. The period lasted from the early 1920s through the mid-1930s. Art Deco influenced jewelry design for decades, and still inspires contemporary designers to this day. Luxury collateral lender New York Loan Company … Continue reading Art Deco Jewelry
It’s no mystery that gemstones and designer jewelry are common in the private offices of New York Loan Company. The high-end pawnshop works with some of the most rare and beautiful jewelry in the world, including signed items from Tiffany & Co, particularly goods containing tanzanite. However many of their clients, and in fact many … Continue reading Tanzanite and Tiffany & Co.
With over 8,600 pawnshops in the US, customers have a long list of collateral lenders they can choose from. So what makes New York Loan Company, a luxury pawn shop in Midtown Manhattan, so successful? Speed. The loan officers at New York Loan evaluate your jewelry and watches on the spot and you walk with … Continue reading Fast, Safe & Confidential Loans with New York Loan Company
A bold piece of jewelry, usually with one or more large colored stones, is called a statement or cocktail ring. Large, beautiful, and high-end rings are no stranger to New York Loan Company – As Manhattan’s leading luxury pawnshop, the loan officers have seen every style of jewelry, including magnificent statement rings. The cocktail ring … Continue reading What Is A Cocktail Ring?
Everyone has heard these terms, but what are the differences between estate, vintage and antique jewelry? Additionally, do these differences even matter? New York Loan Company’s loan officers are trained at the Gemological Institute of America, and have years of experience evaluating jewelry, both new and old. Below we will break down the misconceptions and … Continue reading Estate, Vintage & Antique Jewelry – What Do You Have?
The classic look of diamond studs, which resembles a floating diamond in your ear, is a staple in any jewelry collection. The loan officers at New York Loan Company, who are also Graduate Gemologists, have the expertise to help you purchase, sell, or loan against your diamond studs. Stud earrings became popular because pendant earrings, … Continue reading Diamond Studs – The History and the Charm
New York Loan Company recently provided jewelry for The Westender – The Essential Guide to the New West End, a new magazine about the westside of Manhattan. This first issue featured Kelli O’Hara, the Broadway sensation that won the 2015 Leading Actress Tony Award for her performance in The King and I. New York Loan … Continue reading New York Loan Provides Jewelry for Kelli O’Hara and The Westender
Carved rock crystal, solid gold zebras, enamel elephants, bright turquoise beads. These bold techniques are signatures of David Webb, a jewelry designer that rose quickly to fame in New York in the 1950’s and 60’s. New York Loan Company, coined as Pawnshop to the Stars by the media, understands the value and worth of signed … Continue reading Designer Spotlight: David Webb
New York’s diamond district, nestled in midtown Manhattan between Times Square and Rockefeller Center, most famous for its flashing neon signs, street hawkers, and the seemingly endless amount of jewelry stores. New York Loan Company is proud to find its home in one of the most popular and iconic areas of the world. Until the … Continue reading A Brief History of New York City’s Diamond District