Tag: garnet jewelry

Pink and Red Gemstones: Jewelry in the Colors of Love

Pink and Red Gemstones: Jewelry in the Colors of Love

Valentine’s Day may have been last week, but love is always in season! Red and pink are the colors of love, not only in February, but all year long and pieces of gemstone jewelry that feature them are excellent ways to express your affection. Let’s take a look at four gemstones that readily communicate love, […]

February 20, 2014 | By | Reply More
January Birthstone Spotlight: Garnet

January Birthstone Spotlight: Garnet

January may often be associated with a fresh, new start, but the birthstone for this month is anything but new: the garnet has been prized for thousands of years—some say as long as five millennia! As long ago as the Bronze Age this gem was used in jewelry, and the Egyptians, the Greeks and the […]

January 28, 2014 | By | Reply More
Heart-Shaped Garnet Jewelry: Three Ways to Wear the Color and Symbol of Love

Heart-Shaped Garnet Jewelry: Three Ways to Wear the Color and Symbol of Love

Valentine’s Day is less than a month away! That’s means it’s far from too early to start thinking about how you’re going to show that special woman in your life just how much she means to you. And, a piece of garnet jewelry that features a heart-shaped gemstone may be the perfect place to begin […]

January 20, 2014 | By | Reply More
Garnet Rings: Top Fall Gemstones Part 1

Garnet Rings: Top Fall Gemstones Part 1

Fall is officially here! Whether the weather has already turned a little chilly in your neck of the woods or the temperatures are still soaring, a piece of jewelry that features one of autumn’s top gemstones is a lovely way to embrace the new season. Over the next few blogs, we’ll be looking at several […]

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Mandarin Garnet and Diamond Cocktail Ring: Warm, Striking Beauty!

Mandarin Garnet and Diamond Cocktail Ring: Warm, Striking Beauty!

Apples of Gold just introduced a truly unique gemstone ring, one that features a rare and beautiful variety of a common semiprecious gemstone: the Mandarin garnet. This cocktail ring is a standout addition to our collection of garnet rings, and it’s one not to be missed! The Mandarin Garnet and Diamond Cocktail Ring in 14K […]

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Red Gemstone Rings: Instant Glamour

Red Gemstone Rings: Instant Glamour

No color adds glamour quite like red. The right shade of crimson is an instantly classy pick for any woman, portraying confidence and sophistication. While red lipstick or red painted nails are classic ways to take your look up a notch, we’d like to suggestion a pop of crimson that won’t smudge, chip or rub […]

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Genuinely Beautiful Garnet Rings

Genuinely Beautiful Garnet Rings

For literally thousands of years, the garnet had been used in adornments, and you might think that by now there aren’t many fresh ways to wear this gemstone. Not so! Garnet rings come in a wide range of styles, from vintage looks to stunning contemporary pieces. While all of these designs are relatively new compared […]

May 1, 2013 | By More
Unique Garnet Jewelry: New Takes on a Timeless Stone

Unique Garnet Jewelry: New Takes on a Timeless Stone

Garnet has been used in jewelry for thousands of years, and you might think that there’s little that can be done with it that hasn’t before. Think again! Garnet jewelry comes in a vast variety of styles, including a number of fresh looks that make this stone completely new. Since the Bronze Age, garnet jewelry […]

February 28, 2013 | By More
Garnet Heart Rings in Honor of St. Valentine

Garnet Heart Rings in Honor of St. Valentine

Happy Valentine’s Day! While most of us associate today with red roses, chocolates and cards filled with declarations of love, there’s far more to this holiday than the exchange of tokens of affection such as heart rings. The roots of Valentine’s Day trace back over a thousand years to the act of one brave man […]

February 14, 2013 | By More
Red and Pink Gemstone Jewelry for Your Valentine

Red and Pink Gemstone Jewelry for Your Valentine

No color communicates love quite like red, thus it’s no surprise that it’s the color of Valentine’s Day. From red roses to ribbons around boxes of chocolates to valentines, this hue adds a sense of unmistakable romance. Pink, red’s lighter sibling, is also strongly associated with affection, making it an excellent alternative to the classic […]

February 8, 2013 | By More