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Glamorous Halloween Jewelry – Orange and Black!

  Fire Opal Jewelry & Black Onyx Jewelry are not spooky on Halloween! Fire opal is a transparent to translucent opal, with warm body colors of yellow to orange to red. Although it does not usually show any play of color, occasionally a stone will exhibit bright green flashes. The most famous source of fire

The Perfect Diamond Engagement Ring

If you are ready to propose, then you are, no doubt, facing the small matter of buying the perfect diamond engagement ring. No worries, we’ve put together a short list of the top things to consider when buying a ring, so you can hone your purchasing skills before even setting foot in the jewelry store!

Sapphire symbolizes nobility, truth, sincerity, and faithfulness.

Traditionally, sapphire symbolizes nobility, truth, sincerity, and faithfulness. It has decorated the robes of royalty and clergy members for centuries. Its extraordinary color is the standard against which other blue gems—from topaz to tanzanite—are measured. For centuries, sapphire has been associated with royalty and romance. The association was reinforced in 1981, when Britain’s Prince Charles

Buying a Diamond for Yourself or Someone Else!

1) Understand the 4Cs of Diamond Quality A round brilliant cut diamond with a graphic overlay explaining the 4Cs - color, cut, clarity and carat weight. This basic knowledge will not only unlock the mystery of a diamond’s quality, it will help you understand a diamond’s value and price. Diamond Color In most diamonds, the

Know Your Diamond Cuts

Since the times of ancient Rome, it has been customary for a man to give a woman an engagement ring. It was put on the finger nearest the pinky of the left hand, for ancient scientists believed this finger held a vein that led to the heart. Indeed, a Roman fiancee was given two rings: