Princess Cut, Round Cut, or Radiant Cut: What’s the Difference?

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You’ve got your diamond and you’ve identified what type of metal you want to set it in. That’s great! Now it’s time to think about what kind of shape you want to cut your diamond to get the best out of it: Do you want a princess cut, round cut, or radiant cut? When it … Read more

Ruby or Garnet: Which red gemstone is right for you?

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  There is no doubt that red is a powerful color. It can be bold and commanding, or it can be passionate and seductive. Red has always been a popular choice for gemstones, and there are two red gems that are the most famous of them all: ruby and garnet. Ruby is the more well-known … Read more

Tanzanite or Blue Sapphire: Two Sides of the Blue Gemstone Debate

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  So, you want to buy a blue gemstone and you’ve narrowed it down to blue sapphire and tanzanite (as compared to Topaz and Aquamarine). Both Sapphire and Tanzanite are very popular. Both gems are beautiful. But choosing between blue sapphire and tanzanite can be tricky. How do you pick which one is right for … Read more

If you want blue gemstones, consider blue topaz or aquamarine

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  There are many types of blue-colored gemstones. But if you want a stone that reminds you of the ocean breeze or that brings you tranquility, then you should think about aquamarine or blue topaz. Blue topaz and aquamarine are two of the most popular blue gemstones available today, but they have different histories and … Read more

What’s the difference between Rose, Yellow and White Gold?

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Gold is a precious metal that has been used for jewelry and other decorative items for centuries. But have you ever wondered which type of gold is best for you? In its purest form, gold is too soft to be used in jewelry. That’s why it is mixed with other alloy metals. Depending on the … Read more

White Gold vs. Platinum: Which Metal is Right for You?

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  So, you’ve decided that you want to buy a piece of jewelry made of white metal. There are few metals as iconic as white gold and platinum when you consider white metal as a base for your jewelry. Both have a similar aesthetic. Both are sleek and shiny. But how do you decide which … Read more

White Sapphire or Diamond: How to pick the right stone for you

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When it comes to choosing between white sapphire and diamond jewelry, it really depends on what you are looking for. Do you want something classic or trendy? What material do you prefer? And, most importantly, what type of gemstone should you choose? If you want something more unique, then white sapphire might be the way … Read more

Tanzanite jewelry: Buy it for December birthdays

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  In the history of colored gemstones, tanzanite is the new kid on the block. Found in the 1960s, these enchanting blue stones were one of the most exciting gem discoveries in the 20th century. In only a short time, it was the second most popular blue gem after sapphire  (If you a looking for … Read more

Why opal jewelry is a thoughtful gift for October birthdays

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  Since the beginning of time, the opal has captured imaginations. Its shifting rainbow colors can be compared to fireworks or galaxies in a stone. Resplendent, it is a glamorous birthday gift to give someone who was born in October. So, if you want to learn how to buy opal jewelry for October birthdays, let … Read more

Got an April birthday coming up? Buy diamond jewelry

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  There are many birthstones but none have captured the public imagination like the diamond. Big or small, a well-cut diamond burns with a brilliant inner flame. Hold it up to the light and it will dazzle you with its blinding beautiful colors. A diamond is unsurpassed in all gemstones. Everyone must own a diamond … Read more