Sell Your Vintage Engagement Ring in Virginia Beach
People have different ideas about what makes the perfect engagement ring. Some like custom engagement rings or like to follow the latest trends when choosing the perfect piece of jewelry for this incredibly special occasion. On the other hand, you might have decided that a vintage or antique engagement ring was actually the perfect ring to suit your love story. Now, you might be interested in visiting one of the pawn shops or a Virginia Beach jewelry store to sell your vintage ring in the Hampton Roads area. When selling diamond engagement rings or any antique or vintage rings, you have options. Hilltop Pawn is always the perfect place to sell your fine jewelry, whether it's new or old. Visit us today for excellent customer service each step of the way and top-dollar prices for your unwanted vintage engagement ring.
Why Sell My Vintage Engagement Ring in Virginia Beach?
From Edwardian engagement rings to Art Deco engagement rings, there is just something special about a vintage piece. People come to Hilltop Pawn to sell jewelry from historical eras all the time and for all different reasons.
You might love antique-style engagement rings, and your ring might have a lot of sentimental value to you. However, you might have decided that you want to swap out your ring for one of the more modern designs that are out there. If this is the case, visiting Hilltop Pawn is an ideal choice. You can sell all different types of vintage engagement rings here, and you can take the cash and put it toward buying a ring that is more suitable for your current tastes. You can even make a trade here. We're more than happy to accept vintage or antique diamond engagement rings as a trade toward the other rings we have in stock. If you choose a ring that isn't as valuable as the vintage or antique jewelry that you bring in, we'll even pay you the difference in cash.
You may have other reasons why you're bringing us an authentic antique engagement ring or vintage wedding bands. Perhaps you have inherited estate diamond jewelry, and although you might think it's beautiful, you may not have much use for it. People bring us Victorian engagement rings, jewelry from the Edwardian era, and more that they have inherited and want to turn into cash all the time.
Some bring us vintage-style engagement rings because they simply need to put more cash in their pocket. In some cases, selling your engagement ring is the best way to get some much-needed cash for an emergency, all without having to take out a loan. If you don't want to give up your vintage style ring forever but need some quick cash, you also have the option to ask us about one of our pawn loans!
Simply put, people sell both old and new diamonds and jewelry for many reasons. No matter why you want to sell vintage engagement rings or wedding rings, the good news is that Hilltop Pawn and Jewelry can help. We will pay top dollar for your vintage ring, no matter your ring style. Plus, we make it all very easy, and it won't take a long time to make the sale, either. The bottom line is, Hilltop Pawn is the best place to go when selling vintage-style rings, no matter what your motivations might be.
Hilltop Pawn and Jewelry Will Buy Your Vintage Engagement Ring
No matter which period your vintage engagement ring is from, and no matter why you're interested in selling it, taking it to Hilltop Pawn and Jewelry is your best bet. We'll buy Georgian jewelry, Victorian jewelry, or an Art Deco diamond engagement ring, on the spot.
People like to sell to us because we make it easy. There's no hunt for a buyer who will pay for your ring. There's no hassle of meeting with strangers or taking the perfect pictures of your ring to post online. If you're hoping to get the selling process over with quickly so you can get paid for your ring as soon as possible, Hilltop Pawn is a good, popular choice. After all, we buy rings on the spot, in person, six days a week.
Another main difference between selling to us and selling to someone else is the fact that we pay top dollar. We have gotten our reputation as a top Virginia Beach jewelry store because our customers know they can come to us for a wide selection of jewelry. The only way we can maintain this high standard is by regularly buying "new" inventory for our shop. We keep our shop stocked by buying vintage engagement rings and other jewelry from customers like you. It benefits us to buy vintage look jewelry, and because of it, we will make an offer that you won't want to refuse.
We also pay in cash. There's no check to cash, nor is there a wait for your payment to hit your bank account. You can walk in with a vintage engagement ring that you don't want anymore, and walk out in a few minutes with a heavier wallet. It's the perfect way to make a quick sale and get some much-needed cash, all without a hassle or wait.
How Much Will I Get for My Vintage Engagement Ring?
If you have the perfect vintage engagement ring, you're probably hoping to get paid top dollar for it. At Hilltop Pawn, we understand the quality of craftsmanship of vintage and antique rings, and we appreciate unique vintage jewelry here. We pay top dollar for Victorian-era engagement rings. If you're curious just how much, we invite you to visit us today. We'll value your vintage ring for free, and there is no obligation to sell to us.
When assessing engagement rings in vintage or antique styles, we look at a number of different things. We assess antique diamond cuts and carat weight to determine the value of your vintage ring's diamond, if it has one. Of course, we also understand the value of other valuable stones that are found in many vintage rings, such as a blue sapphire or other colorful gemstones.
Of course, when it's an older ring, we understand it might not be in like-new condition. However, we'll consider its overall condition as part of its value. Jewelry from a specific period might be more valuable than a piece from another period, so we'll look at this, too. Many vintage rings are made from rose gold, white gold or yellow gold, which has its own value. Depending on the period that your ring is from, it might be made from platinum (such as the Edwardian era), which has a high value, too.
We have a lot of experience with valuing antique diamonds and vintage engagement rings. To get an accurate, on-the-spot offer for your vintage engagement ring, stop by Hilltop Pawn and Jewelry any time that we're open, six days a week. We'll value your jewelry in minutes, and if you like our offer, you'll be able to get paid for your vintage or antique ring on the spot, in cash.
What is a Vintage Engagement Ring?
When dealing with vintage jewelry, the first thing you have to understand is what, exactly, a vintage engagement ring is. Basically, a vintage engagement ring is any engagement ring that is at least 20 years old. If you're interested in an even older diamond ring, you may want to look for an antique engagement ring, which must be at least 100 years old. All antique rings are vintage, but not all vintage rings are antique, based on age.
As you can probably imagine, styles have changed quite a bit over such a long time period, so vintage and antique rings can all look very different from one another. Some are from the Victorian era, a time when rings sometimes had diamonds but often featured pearls or opals. Some are from the Art Deco era, which is known for its bold, geometric designs. Others are from the Retro era, when diamonds became even more popular in engagement rings and started getting bigger and bigger.
How to Take Out a Loan on Your Vintage Engagement Ring
With a pawn loan at Hilltop Pawn and Jewelry, you can use gold and diamond jewelry, as well as other items of value, as collateral. This allows you to take out a big loan, all without a credit check or application process. Vintage engagement rings are perfect collateral for one of our loans, and the best part is that you don't have to give up your ring forever. Instead, let us hold it as collateral until you repay your loan, and we'll keep it safe and secure until you come back. We even offer extensions on our loans if you need a little more time; just make sure you stop by sometime before your repayment date to let us know you need an extension. We'll be more than happy to grant you one.
Our pawn loans can be used for anything! You can also take out a bigger loan by bringing in multiple pieces of vintage jewelry or other items of value. We'll assess their combined value and make you a loan offer based on that. Just be sure to bring your ID when you take out a loan (or when you sell us jewelry). We're required by the State of Virginia to see your ID, but that's about all we need to grant you a loan. It'll be the easiest loan you've ever taken out!
Tips for Buying a Vintage Engagement Ring
If you've decided that a vintage engagement ring is what you want, we want to help. The first step is visiting Hilltop Pawn and Jewelry. We strive to have the largest selection of jewelry around, so you're sure to find something that suits your personal style. In fact, you can find authentic vintage and antique rings here, instead of vintage-inspired (yet new) rings that you can find at the mall jewelry stores.
When you come in, we can help you with ring sizing so you know which ring is a perfect fit. Since we offer ring resizing and jewelry repair services, we can actually help with resizing if you find a ring that you really like but that isn't a perfect fit. We'll also talk to you about your personal preferences, what you're looking for in a ring, and how much you're looking to spend. Then, as experienced jewelers, we'll show you a few rings that we think might be right for you. You can check out our large selection and find a high quality ring that's perfect for you, all at a price point that you can afford. Our full-service location offers pre-owned vintage and antique engagement rings for very reasonable prices.
Visit Us at Hilltop Pawn and Jewelry in Virginia Beach Today
Whether you are buying, selling, or looking to take out a loan on your vintage engagement ring, we invite you to visit our Virginia Beach location today. We are conveniently located on Laskin Road in Virginia Beach, and we have regular business hours six days a week.
You can also visit our sister store in Chesapeake when shopping for the perfect jewelry for any occasion, or when you're interested in buying, selling, or taking out a loan on your vintage engagement ring. Greenbrier Pawn is located in Greenbrier Station is Chesapeake, and we offer a range of pawn and jewelry services at that location, too.
If you happen to be in Chesapeake and need to sell your engagement ring or get a loan on your engagement ring please visit our Sister store Greenbrier Pawn Shop. You'll get the same great service there as you would get from us.
Glenda Craddock or Hilltop Pawn Shop & Jewelry
Work with us and you're working with family. Our Son Dane runs Hilltop Pawn and our Daughter Nina runs all three stores out of Greenbrier Pawn. We do well When you do well.