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New Silver Heart Rings by Apples of Gold

New Silver Heart Rings by Apples of Gold

Apples of Gold has updated their amazing collection of fine rings by adding three new stunning style to its collection! Let’s take a look at these new Silver Heart Rings and see what beautiful styles are now available for you to add to your find jewelry collection. 1. The 1.70 Carat Heart-Shaped Pink Topaz and […]

July 1, 2014 | By | Reply More
Tanzanite Gemstones are Stunningly Beautiful

Tanzanite Gemstones are Stunningly Beautiful

Tanzanite is the blue/purple variety of the beautiful mineral that is commonly known as zoisite. It was first discovered and recorded in the Mererani Hills of Manyara Region in Northern Tanzania in 1967, near Mount Kilimanjaro. Tanzanite minerals are commonly used as a gemstone for fine luxury jewelry rings and necklaces. Most Tanzanite is man-made and naturally-formed Tanzanite is extremely rare, but some deposits […]

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Pink Topaz- Fine Luxury Women’s Jewelry

Pink Topaz- Fine Luxury Women’s Jewelry

Color and Sizes Topaz exists in a number of colors and sizes, and they are commonly found in small shards and stones to large blocks. One such legendary gemstone is known as The Topaz of Aurangzeb, which was thought to have been over 157 carats. The American Golden Topaz broke all records with a staggering weight of almost 23,000 carats! Other Topaz […]

May 24, 2014 | By | Reply More
Peridot Gemstone -Fine Jewelry With Class and Flare

Peridot Gemstone -Fine Jewelry With Class and Flare

Peridot Gemstone The origin of this stunning gemstone’s name, peridot, is uncertain. The Oxford English Dictionary makes mention of an Anglo–Norman word for a kind of opal, and some also point to the Arabic meaning “gem”. Peridot is a stunning stone and it also very unique in that it is one of only a select few gemstones that occur in only one color- […]

May 22, 2014 | By | Reply More
Luxury Pearl Jewelry

Luxury Pearl Jewelry

Pearl Gemstones A pearl is a unique stone that is produced within the soft tissue of a living shelled mollusk. Pearls are comprised of calcium carbonate – the same thing the mollusk shells are made of. The ideal pearl is perfectly round and smooth with an even light color. Pearls have long been valued as a great gemstone and are a […]

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Opal Gemstone Jewelry

Opal Gemstone Jewelry

Opal Gemstones Precious opal shows a variable interplay of internal colors and even though it is a mineraloid, it has an internal structure. At the molecular level, precious opal is composed tiny spheres that form a cubic close-packed lattice formation. These spheres and the way they are positioned and laid out is what helps produce the […]

May 16, 2014 | By | Reply More
Moissanite Gemstone Fine Jewelry

Moissanite Gemstone Fine Jewelry

Moissanite  Gemstones The mineral that has come to be known as moissanite was first  discovered by Henri Moissan during an excavation trip where he was examining rock samples that had been taken out of a meteor crater in Canyon Diablo, Arizona. This was in 1893 and it was the first known time that moissanite had been seen by humans. At […]

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Green Amethyst Gemstone Jewelry

Green Amethyst Gemstone Jewelry

Prasiolite is the technical name given to green-quartz or vermarine which is also commonly known as green amethyst. This form of amethyst is one type of colored crystal quartz that has a very unique green hue. Since 1950, most of the green amethyst that is used comes from a single small Brazilian mine. Some natural deposits have been found […]

May 12, 2014 | By | Reply More
Garnet Gemstone Jewelry Review

Garnet Gemstone Jewelry Review

Garnet is the name given to a gemstone that is part of a group of silicate minerals which date back as far as the Bronze Age where they were used as decorative gemstones and abrasives. The different types of garnet have similar physical properties but they have different chemical compositions. It is a very popular gemstone and many garnet pieces are becoming […]

May 8, 2014 | By | Reply More
What You Need to Know About Citrine Gemstones

What You Need to Know About Citrine Gemstones

Citrine, a popular semi-precious gemstone, is actually a variety of the common mineral known as quartz. Citrine Jewelry can come in colors that range from a pale yellow to a dark golden brown. The name is derived from Latin citrina which means “yellow”. Sometimes amethyst and citrine deposits can be found mixed in together in the same deposit […]

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