Monthly Articles

YOUR TOP 5 QUESTIONS ABOUT DIAMONDS ANSWERED

QUESTION 1: What is the difference between Diamond-cut and Faceted-cut gemstones? ANSWER: Unlike diamonds, most gemstones are cut to save weigh...

The Star Gem in February

The Mystical AmethystThe stunning color purple, the color of Royalty and also the mystical color of the Amethyst. Both the color purple and Gem ha...

JANUARY GEMSTAR: The GARNET

Deep. Brilliant. Heart-felt. This warm red garnet was highly prized in Ancient Egypt and Rome. Its blood red shade resembles ruby and offers a les...

The BLUE TOPAZ

Blue Topaz may be the birthstone of December and also of of Sagittarians, but its vibrant blue is admired by all regardless of when they are born. ...

OUR OCTOBER GEM STAR

Powerful. Vivid. Energetic. Our October Gem Star is the beautiful Tourmaline! It is feminine and sophisticated, comes in a vibrant nature green a...

SEPTEMBER GEM: SAPPHIRE

September brings us to one of the popular gems in the world the Sapphire! Sapphires come in deep blue, Ceylon blue, blues with slight lilac hues as...

AUGUST showcases the PERIDOT gem.

Many August born ladies frown upon their birthstone, I don't know why?!!Peridot is if anything a very Happy and Warm gem! Peridot which is often ov...

What is Rhodium Plating and why do you need this?

Rhodium is a precious metal not feasible to make solid jewelry, and believe it or not it is about ten times if not more costlier than gold, however...

RUBY The July Gem

Along with its deep red ruby colors, this region, known as the “Valley of the Rubies,” produces extremely large stones of great value and rarity. ...

Alexandrite: Rare. Magical. Wonderous.

Blue-green by daylight and purple-red by incandescent light, Alexandrite’s bewitching beauty fascinates us. Highly sought after, fine quality stone...

The Emerald

There was a time when every green gemstone was considered an Emerald. You say the word emerald and visions of intense vivid greens come to flash be...

All About the Aqua!

Nothing is more soothing than the beautiful translucent Aquamarine gem which gets its name from the Latin meaning sea and water. The turquoise sof...