Every gemstone has a story—each is a stunning example of God’s creative hand in the physical world. But few gems have a tale that is as unique and fascinating as the pearl. This month as we go inside the life of a pearl—June’s signature birthstone.
Job 28:18: No mention shall be made of coral Read More
The lovely pearl is the June birthstone, as well as the astral stone for Gemini and Cancer. The illustrious gem has a long and storied history, and is the oldest known gemstone to be used in jewelry.
Though no one knows when oysters first began forming pearls, the first known use of the pearl in jewelry Read More
Jewelry’s modern story begins in the late 19th century, which heralded many historic events affecting jewelry making and design, including:
1. The birth and success of the industrial revolution;
2. The introduction of fashion and costume jewelry, and;
3. The launch of high-quality jewelry firms Read More