opal and tourmaline stone
Other Stones

Born in October? These Are Your Birthstones

Each month of the year has a specific gemstone associated with it. We call these particular jewels birthstones. Many people believe the specific gemstone corresponds to one of twelve months for a reason. What’s more, birthstones date back to the ancient times, even to the Bible. In Exodus 28, Moses determines forth directions for making special garments for Aaron, the…

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emerald color
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How The Four C’s Of Gemstone Quality Affects An Emerald

Even though diamonds are considered to be the most popular precious gemstone in the entire world, other options are also available that also offers immense beauty. Emeralds are just one example of alternatives to diamonds that are also just as beautiful, but in its own way. Diamonds are usually graded based upon how colorless they are, but, similar to the…

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moissanite vsdiamond
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Moissanite Or Diamonds – Which One Should You Buy?

When it comes to buying colorless stones, diamonds are the most obvious choice. People choose diamonds because they are precious, give off a magnificent sparkle and they are something that you can be truly proud of. While some people see a diamond as a simple gemstone that sits in the ring on their finger, others see these stones as investments,…

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precious gemstones
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A Guide To Buying Precious Gemstones

Jewelry is beautiful, but they can also cost a lot of money. Some people buy jewelry to match their style of clothing, while others buy jewelry as collectors’ pieces. There are also a lot of people that prefer to buy loose stones instead of jewelry. These can then be used to make their own jewelry, such as an engagement ring,…

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oval shape
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A One-Stop Buying Guide For Oval Cut Diamonds

The cut of a diamond is often considered as one of the most vital aspects when it comes to analyzing the appearance of a diamond. While a round cut is considered to be the most popular choice when it comes to buying a diamond – either loose or fitted into an engagement ring or another piece of jewelry – an…

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Sapphire Gemstone Colors
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Sapphire Gemstones: Should You Buy One?

Gem collecting is not only a hobby, but it can also be an investment. For some people, gemstones are far more than an investment or a collector’s item, but rather an accessory that helps them instantly add more life to their favorite outfits. Diamonds are considered to be one of the most popular choices when it comes to choosing the…

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ruby ring
Other Stones

Everything You Need To Know About Rubies

While diamonds are probably the most popular gemstone used in engagement rings and other pieces of jewelry, there is a variety of other gemstones to choose from as well. Many of the alternative gemstone choices are just as gorgeous as diamonds, but comes at a lower price in many cases. In this article, we would like to focus on a…

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