January 27, 2022

Citrine and the Four Cs

With autumn hues, citrine makes a great and affordable option for trendy jewelry. As the yellow to reddish orange variety of quartz, this gem is available in large sizes […]
April 20, 2021

Gemstones with Health Benefits

For millennia, people have used gemstones principally for ornamental purposes. However, in both ancient and modern times, cultures all over the world have also believed that […]
February 18, 2021

Amethyst: Purple symbolism and legends

The February birthstone, amethyst has many popular symbolic and folkloric associations both ancient and modern, from love and spirituality to supernatural protection. Read on to learn more about […]
September 20, 2020

5 Things to Know About Red Beryl

From National Jeweler: You all know the saturated blueish-green to green variety of beryl well—it’s emerald, of course. You definitely also know the green-blue to blue […]
July 9, 2020

The Splendor of Natural Color Diamonds

Diamonds occur in an array of colors – from pure whites and soft pinks and blues to brilliant hues of purple and red. Within such variation, […]
June 17, 2020

July’s Birthstone: RUBY

Rubies can command the highest per-carat price of any colored stone. This makes ruby one of the most important gems in the colored stone market. In […]
June 16, 2020

Rose Quartz

People accept a certain amount of sand, dirt, and dust as ordinary ingredients in their lives. What they might not be aware of is that those […]
March 28, 2020

Pearls Are Forever

Suddenly, they are the most trendy engagement ring centerpiece around. There is a reason engagement rings and diamonds are synonymous. With a chart-topping score of 10 […]
March 18, 2020

Pearls: Forever Fashionable

A jewelry store’s pearl counter is a fascinating place. These enchanting gems have represented beauty and perfection ever since man discovered them in ancient times. They […]