Owning pearls has been viewed as a sign of wealth for many centuries. Saltwater pearls have a long history of being used in jewelry and are considered classy and classic. They often make appearances at big events such as weddings, anniversaries, and other milestone celebrations.
Earrings, necklaces, and bracelets featuring saltwater pearls are often passed down […]
Throughout history, people have chosen to adorn themselves with jewelry. Gemstone beads were initially popular because they could be sewn onto garments or strung together with string.
As gemstone beads gained popularity in jewelry, certain shapes developed and obtained prominence. Today, these shapes are classics that are still used in jewelry design.
If you are a jeweler […]
Gems are always in fashion, but each season the runways see a new take on the glimmering accessories and set the tone for the rest of us. Even if you can’t make it to a fashion week in New York or Milan, as a designer, you need to know what customers are excited about after […]
The strawberry quartz stone, or red fire, as it is also known, is one that has sparked the imagination and stirred the hearts of many stone collectors and jewelers over time. Only mined in two locations, the stone is difficult to track down, as its sources appear to be depleted. Its scarcity only adds to […]
Hidden in the Andes Mountains near San Patricio, Peru, are rare Peruvian opals. In fact, these opal stones are considered to be gifts from Pachamama, the Inca goddess known as the “earth mother.” These stunning gemstones are the national stone of Peru because of their rarity and beauty. […]
Gemstones have been an object of fascination for humans for centuries, featured heavily in the folklore and legends of countries and cultures throughout the world. Today, they are widely revered for their beauty and are heavily sought after as ornaments and as stunning additions to jewelry. For thousands of years, people have believed that gemstones are not only beautiful, but have special powers and properties. […]
What are Peacock Pearls?
Peacock pearls are beautiful black pearls with a range of iridescent colors reflecting all colors of the rainbow, just like the tail of the peacock. They are stunning and unusual, perfect for the unique and thoughtful gifts and jewelry.
The rare cultivated black pearls are naturally dark. The body color varies from a […]