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Genuine Opal Rings: Subtle, Shimmering Sophistication

Genuine Opal Rings: Subtle, Shimmering Sophistication

For thousands of years, the opal has been admired by civilizations around the world, from the ancient Egyptians and Babylonians to the Greeks and the Romans, for its unique iridescent quality. Thus, it’s no surprise that today, genuine opal rings provide an enduring sense of subtle sophistication. Pliny, a Roman philosopher eloquently described the opal’s […]

May 30, 2013 | By More
Opal Rings: Three Ways to Wear the “Queen of Gems”

Opal Rings: Three Ways to Wear the “Queen of Gems”

In his comedy “Twelfth Night,” Shakespeare wrote that “the tailor make thy doublet of changeable taffeta, for thy mind is a very opal.” In other words, he used to opal to describe the ability to change with a moment’s notice, giving a nod to this gem’s ability to reflect one color one minute, and another […]

April 11, 2013 | By More
Heart Pendants with Unexpected Gemstones

Heart Pendants with Unexpected Gemstones

Gemstone heart pendants provide symbols of love in a wide range of colors, allowing you to give a unique expression of your true feelings. In addition to long-loved choices such as rubies and amethysts, there are a number of unique gemstones that provide unexpected but gorgeous messages of affection. Smokey quartz may seem like a […]

February 9, 2013 | By More