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Looking for a Meaningful Gift for Your Loved One? You Can’t Go Wrong With Gemstone Jewelry!

Looking for a Meaningful Gift for Your Loved One? You Can’t Go Wrong With Gemstone Jewelry!

Are you stuck looking for the perfect gift for that special someone? Do you want something that will be lasting and meaningful? One of the most unique, personal gifts you can give someone is gemstone jewelry. Gemstones can mean so much more than other common gifts, and pieces of gemstone jewelry can become special family(…)

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September is the Month for Sapphires – Learn About Sapphire Necklaces

September is the Month for Sapphires – Learn About Sapphire Necklaces

Every month’s birthstone has an interesting history, believed powers, and potential health benefits, and September’s sapphire is no exception. Although the most common sapphire you think of is the traditional royal blue variety, sapphires come in a multitude of colors. In fact, the only color not present in sapphires is red. Sapphire necklaces are a(…)

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Peridot Earrings are the Perfect Gift for August Birthdays

Peridot Earrings are the Perfect Gift for August Birthdays

Peridot is the birthstone for those born in the month of August. However, before this stone was added, the original birthstone for August was sardonyx. Either one of these makes a delightful gift, but peridot is the most traditional and now the primary choice. The peridot may be tied to the Greek word peridona which(…)

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May the New Year Bring You Peace, Prosperity, Good Health and a Beautiful Garnet Ring

May the New Year Bring You Peace, Prosperity, Good Health and a Beautiful Garnet Ring

Rings are often a symbolism of love and respect.  A gift giver generally presents a ring to a loved one with the anticipation that it will bring great joy.  The gift of a beautiful garnet ring may bring more than just joy to the recipient of such a magnificent gemstone, so for the New Year,(…)

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Natural Amethyst: Your Next Gemstone Purchase

Natural Amethyst: Your Next Gemstone Purchase

You are likely familiar with the beautiful and well-known natural amethyst. Its brilliant purple color sets it apart from other gemstones and makes it a highly desirable gemstone. Amethysts range in color from pale red-violet to a deep violet. Generally speaking, the deeper violet colors are more desirable compared to the paler hues since the(…)

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What Makes Citrine Birthstones So Meaningful?

What Makes Citrine Birthstones So Meaningful?

Citrine is the birthstone of November and is most often seen as a beautiful yellowy gold color. Citrine gemstones range in color from a bright yellow all the way to an orangey brown. While most people choose their citrine birthstones by personal preference, keep in mind that the darker colors are typically considered more valuable(…)

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