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10 Jewelry Pieces Worthy of the Red Carpet

Posted on: February 22, 2017

Not only will we be able to find out which movies take home the biggest awards of the night this Sunday, but we’ll also have the opportunity to admire all of the gorgeous jewelry worn by some of our favorite celebs. If Hollywood’s biggest award show is anything like the other award shows we’ve seen... Read More

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Natural vs. Lab-Grown Diamonds

Posted on: February 15, 2017

Due to recent advances in technology, lab-grown diamonds are becoming more prevalent in the gemstone market and an increasing number of people are taking interest in these man-made gems. Unlike natural diamonds, lab-grown diamonds are created in a controlled setting, but have the same chemical composition and physical appearance as natural diamonds. Some people find lab-grown diamonds... Read More

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Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Posted on: February 8, 2017

        Ruby Heart Necklace ($605) – View online here                       Sterling Silver Waterford Cuff ($248) – View online here                     Diamond Infinity Ring ($995) – View online here                  ... Read More

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How to Select an Affordable Engagement Ring

Posted on: February 1, 2017

With an average price tag around $6,000, engagement rings usually require a significant amount of money to purchase. However, not everyone has thousands of dollars that they can freely spend on a ring. If you’re one of those people, don’t worry. You can still find a gorgeous ring that’s within your budget. Here are some... Read More

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3 Things to Keep in Mind When Picking Out Wedding Bands

Posted on: January 25, 2017

What type of metal do you want? Gold and platinum are the two most popular precious metal options when it comes to women’s wedding bands and Stainless Steel seems to be the most favorable choice for men’s wedding bands. For those who want to wear their wedding band with their engagement ring, we usually recommend selecting the... Read More

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Anniversary Gemstones

Posted on: January 18, 2017

We know that when your anniversary comes around, you’re probably in desperate need of some gift ideas. Drop the traditional anniversary gifts in favor for the more modern gemstone version. After all, who wants paper when you could have pearl jewelry instead? 1st: Pearl 2nd: Garnet 3rd: Pearl 4th: Blue Topaz 5th: Sapphire 6th: Amethyst 7th:... Read More

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10 Gemstones Rarer than Diamonds

Posted on: January 11, 2017

Alexandrite is known for its color-changing ability. When viewed outside during daylight hours, the gem typically has a bluish-green color. Whereas, in the nighttime, the color changes to purple. Alexandrite is formed when the rare element chromium combines with aluminum and beryllium under the exact right conditions. Most alexandrite comes from Sri Lanka, East Africa, and... Read More

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The 5 Types of Garnets

Posted on: January 4, 2017

When you picture a garnet, you probably envision a dark red gemstone. However January’s birthstone can actually be found in a variety of different colors. Most garnets can be classified as one or a mixture of these five different types.  Almandine is the most common type of garnet and can be found in various shades... Read More

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Commonly Asked Questions: Diamonds

Posted on: December 28, 2016

Where do diamonds come from? Diamonds are formed about 90 to 120 miles below the Earth’s surface when extreme heat and pressure transforms carbon into the precious gemstone we all know and love today. The diamonds are then brought to the surface by volcanic pipes known as kimberlite pipes. How long have diamonds been around?... Read More

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Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas

Posted on: December 21, 2016

 Antique Ruby Ring ($4,000)  Blue Topaz Pendant ($235)  Two-tone Gold Circle Necklace ($760)  Black Diamond Dangle Earrings ($1,550)  Textured Silver Bangle ($180)  Infinity Bracelet ($75)  Silver Huggie Earrings ($150)  Diamond Infinity Ring ($995)  Contemporary Emerald Pendant ($565)  Sapphire Stacking Ring ($495)  Blue Topaz Bracelet ($450)