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Birthstone Spotlight: Tanzanite

Birthstone Spotlight: Tanzanite

Why feature the December birthstone at the end of the month? Because it’s a stunning pick for the entire winter season—and beyond! Tanzanite has truly unique beauty that makes it a standout in the grayest months, making pieces of tanzanite jewelry especially gorgeous this time of year. Tanzanite stands out for its brilliant color, a […]

December 31, 2013 | By | Reply More
Emerald-Cut Gemstone Stud Earrings: Great Gifts with a Chic Shape!

Emerald-Cut Gemstone Stud Earrings: Great Gifts with a Chic Shape!

In search of a gift that your sister, best friend or other lady on your list will love? We’ve recently added several emerald-cut gemstone stud earrings to our collection of gemstone stud earrings, and these chicly-shaped pairs make great gifts for just about any woman with an eye for style! The striking gemstones featured in […]

December 8, 2013 | By | Reply More
Hugo Kohl Jewelry: Bringing the Beauty of the Past to the Present

Hugo Kohl Jewelry: Bringing the Beauty of the Past to the Present

When you look at the stunning antique-style designs of Hugo Kohl Vintage Style Jewelry you’d never guess that the inspiration for these pieces came from a rather unexpected place: the back of a dump truck. However, despite the humble beginnings of this collection, the rings in Apples of Gold’s selection of Hugo Kohl jewelry are […]

December 3, 2013 | By | Reply More
Bright Gemstone For Shorter Days

Bright Gemstone For Shorter Days

Now that nightfall is coming earlier, are you craving more sunlight? While there’s not much you can do about the shorter days and the time change, you can add a pop of light and color to your look with a brightly-colored gemstone! Let’s take a look at four semiprecious gemstones that can add bursts of […]

November 7, 2013 | By | Reply More
October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month: Jewelry to Celebrate Precious Little Lives

October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month: Jewelry to Celebrate Precious Little Lives

You might know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but did you know that it’s also Down Syndrome Awareness Month? Whether choose to honor a special child in your life with a piece of Mom jewelry or simply show your support for the many children and parents affected by this condition, we believe that […]

October 13, 2013 | By | Reply More
Smokey Quartz Jewelry: Fall Gemstones Part 3

Smokey Quartz Jewelry: Fall Gemstones Part 3

So far in our series on top fall gems, we’ve looked at two stones with bold, saturated color: garnet and citrine. The final gem that rounds out this series, smokey quartz, isn’t quite as bold, but it’s no less stunning. Smokey quartz rings and other pieces that feature this unique stone provide a more muted […]

October 10, 2013 | By | Reply More
Citrine Jewelry: Fall Gemstones Part 2

Citrine Jewelry: Fall Gemstones Part 2

Looking for a piece with a golden glow that captures the beauty of an autumn sunset or one of the vivid hues of the falling leaves? Look no further than citrine jewelry! With their saturated golden sparkle, these pieces seem to glow from within, making them ideal picks for fall. The warm dazzle of citrine […]

October 7, 2013 | 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 […]

October 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
Sapphire Engagement Rings: Declare Your True-Blue Love

Sapphire Engagement Rings: Declare Your True-Blue Love

Few gemstones have the sophistication of a sapphire. And, no stone has the ability to communicate a love that’s true blue quite like this one. The striking deep blue sparkle of this gem makes sapphire engagement rings  excellent picks when you want to declare that your love is true, rich and never-fading. One of the […]

September 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
Pink Sapphire Rings: A Bright Twist on the September Birthstone

Pink Sapphire Rings: A Bright Twist on the September Birthstone

There’s more than one face to the September birthstone! In addition to the rich, dark blue gem that comes to mind when most people think of the sapphire, this classic precious gem comes in a stunning pink variety, one that immediately draws the eye with its perfect combination of boldness and feminine charm in pink […]

September 19, 2013 | By | Reply More