Cold-Averse Gemstones

By Emily on Wednesday, January 30th, 2019 in Gemstones, Informational. No Comments

With possible record breaking cold temperatures looming in our near future, we thought we would take the time to make note of a few gemstones that should be left safely at home during these frigid days. Certain gemstones are sensitive when it comes to rapid temperature change, meaning that these gems can fracture when worn… Read More


11 Fascinating Emerald Facts

By Emily on Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 in Gemstones, Informational, Uncategorized. No Comments

Emeralds are not only the designated birthstone for May, but also the recognized gemstone for the 20th and 35th wedding anniversaries. Like aquamarine, emeralds are a member of the beryl group of minerals and are the most valuable gemstone in this family. The green color found in these gemstones comes from small amounts of chromium or vanadium. Emeralds are thought to improve… Read More