Black Onyx: The Gemstone of Determination

By Emily on Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 in Gemstone. No Comments

A favorite among the black gemstones, black onyx is both a fashionable and affordable option for many jewelry lovers. Much like a black dress, black onyx jewelry is considered a fashion essential. Its color and smooth, waxy luster make this gemstone very unique and desirable. Here are some interesting facts about black onyx:  Even though… Read More


How to Design Your Own Custom Engagement Ring

By Emily on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 in Custom Design, Engagement Rings, Informational. 2 Comments

Designing your own engagement ring is the perfect opportunity to create a one-of-a-kind piece that you’ll treasure for years to come. Whether you’re looking to incorporate gemstones passed down to you from family members or are wanting to create an original piece from scratch, creating a custom engagement ring signifies that like your ring, you’re… Read More


10 Fascinating Aquamarine Facts

By Emily on Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 in Gemstone, Informational. 2 Comments

The name aquamarine comes from the Latin words “aqua marina,” which mean “sea water.” This is a fitting name given the gemstone’s sea-like color. Aquamarine is said to bring hope, health, harmony, and happiness to its wearer. Most of the world’s supply of quality aquamarine can be found in Brazil, but some of the finest… Read More


The Differences in Pearl Types

By Emily on Wednesday, March 9th, 2016 in Gemstone, Informational, Pearls. No Comments

Pearls offer a classic and elegant look to any outfit, making it a popular choice for many jewelry lovers. But deciding between the four major types of cultured pearls can be a daunting task. Here are some important pieces of information to keep in mind before purchasing your very own pearl jewelry piece. Freshwater pearls are the… Read More


The History behind Ring Engravings

By Emily on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 in Fashion Trends, history, Informational. No Comments

Today, many people choose to engrave their ring so that they can present a more meaningful, personalized symbol of their love. Declarations of love, important dates, and initials are all popular engravings that many people choose to use. But by no means is ring engraving just a modern occurrence. In fact the practice of ring engraving… Read More