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All About Sapphire: September’s Birthstone

All About Sapphire: September’s Birthstone

What’s the best thing about being born in September? Cooler temperatures? Labor Day weekend? National Cheese Pizza Day (yes, that’s a thing)? Or is it that you have one of the most sought-after gems as your birthstone? September’s birthstone is the sapphire, a stone...

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August Birthstone: The Peridot

August Birthstone: The Peridot

The often underestimated but never duplicated beautiful bright green peridot is a gem that was revered by the ancients, but in recent times has felt like poor old Rodney Dangerfield. It can’t get no respect! Well today we're going to show some respect to “the gem of...

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What is Considered “Fine Jewelry”?

What is Considered “Fine Jewelry”?

Wearing jewelry can help you express yourself, show off your personality, and accentuate your style. Whether through a pair of earrings, a statement necklace, or a simple and classic ring, these can all do wonders in making you look and feel good.

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How to Clean a Cloudy Diamond Ring

How to Clean a Cloudy Diamond Ring

The deep violet color of amethyst has long made it a prized stone for royal jewelry, with church officials and the British Crown Jewels having many pieces made with the gemstone. Based on Greek myths, amethysts originated from a nymph named Amethystos who refused Dionysus, the god of wine.

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An Overview of the April Birthstone

An Overview of the April Birthstone

What is the birthstone for the month of April? A birthstone is a gemstone that represents a person’s birth month. Birthstones are believed to bring the wearer luck, good health, and protection. For those born in the month of April, their birthstone is that of the...

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It’s Important to Know the 4 C’s of Diamonds

It’s Important to Know the 4 C’s of Diamonds

What exactly are the 4 C’s of diamonds? The 4 C’s of Diamonds and What You Need to Know The most valuable pieces of jewelry you own are probably worth the least. Your cameo brooch that your grandmother and mother wore or the noodle necklace your child made in...

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Eight Different Types of Necklace Clasps

Not only is it important to wear your clasp with confidence, it’s also important to put on the chain with ease. Nothing is worse than trying to get ready in the morning and having trouble putting on jewelry because your necklace clasp is difficult. And you most...

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March Birthstone Aquamarine

March Birthstone Aquamarine

The gemstone for March is the aquamarine gem. If you were born in March, you're probably familiar with the gemstone aquamarine. But if you’re born one of the other 11 months of the year, you may not be as attune to the March stone. The march birthstone color has a...

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Four Valentine’s Gifts for Her

Four Valentine’s Gifts for Her

Give the sweetest person in your life the sweetest piece of jewelry. We have the top picks for Valentine gifts for her. Whether she has classic style or is trendier, we have your Valentine’s Day jewelry gifts ready to choose from. Use this Valentine’s gift guide to...

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