The Facets of Mankind is the name of the forthcoming World Diamond Museum. It is a virtual museum which is meant to explore “the story of man’s age-old affinity with this marvelous stone” (Gaitonde), and make it accessible to audiences that would otherwise have no way of experiencing it. The project seeks to combine history with […]
While perusing jewelry articles the other day, we came across one in National Jeweler that caught our eye. Have you ever thought about how unique each region in the United States is? This article gave the most popular charms from one of the largest charm manufacturers for each region in the U.S. We loved to see […]
Two non-matching pear-shaped diamond earrings will be up for auction next month, but interested parties will have to pay attention to the bidding on two lots instead of just one.
The “Apollo Blue” and “Artemis Pink” diamonds will hit the auction block at the Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels sale at Sotheby’s Geneva on May […]
The April birthstone is a diamond! Diamonds, while not indestructible, are the hardest gem of all. They are the hardest material on earth, 58 times harder than anything else in nature. The only thing that can scratch a diamond is another diamond.
Diamonds are made of just one element: carbon. They form under high temperature and […]
An oval pink diamond weighing almost a whopping 60 carats will hit the auction block in Hong Kong next month.
“The Pink Star” is a 59.60-carat oval-cut Type IIa pink diamond and the largest internally flawless fancy vivid pink diamond the Gemological Institute of America has ever graded. The diamond came from a 132.5-carat piece of […]
Jewelry is a fusion of trends and tradition. In many ways it has remained the same for generations. Yet, in some ways it is always changing. This is never more evident than when an entirely new gemstone surges into fashion. The gemstone on the rise is Ammolite, an organic gemstone derived from the fossilized shells of […]
Are you looking for some greenery to wear this St. Patrick’s Day? We have some!
Like these Green Onyx earrings in silver.
Sterling Silver earrings with Green Onyx stones. $65
Or this Emerald bracelet, also in silver.
Antique-inspired Sterling Silver bracelet with Emeralds. $365
Looking for something more dressy? How about this Emerald and Diamond pendant in yellow gold?
14 Karat […]
We had a great time this past weekend picking out new jewelry in Atlanta!
Morning views of Atlanta!
We saw some stunning pieces and lots of beautiful gems…
This rose gold and diamond necklace was definitely a showstopper.
Loose gemstones for sale.
This textured gold bangle was one of our favorites.
Mixed metals and satin finish gold jewelry were definitely popular […]
The birthstone for the month of March is Aquamarine. It can vary in hue from blue to greenish blue. It’s name comes from two Latin words: aqua, meaning “water,” and marina, meaning “of the sea.” It was said to calm waves and keep sailors safe.
Aquamarine is the green-blue to blue variety of the mineral beryl. Emerald is the […]
The Oscars aired last night and the stars certainly did not disappoint us with their stunning gowns, tailored suits, and gorgeous accessories. Dangling earrings and statement necklaces and collars were definitely the trend. Here are some of our favorite pieces of jewelry from the celebs:
Charlize Theron wore these amazing Chopard earrings.
This Bulgari necklace on Alicia […]