Thursday, May 26, 2016The Magical Properties Of Gemstones
My love affair with gemstones started quite young. I always knew they were special, hence my desire to be adorned with rubies, emeralds, and sapphires began. This eventually led to my love for the jewelry industry, but it all started with the colorful stones that I had heard had “magical” powers to heal, change […]
Tuesday, May 17, 2016What is the Difference Between a Gemstone, Rock, and Mineral?
Gemstones, rocks, and minerals are extremely important to the jewelry industry. As a young college student, I became interested in gemstones, which led me to a love affair with minerals and rocks as well. It was this love affair that led me into the industry and helped me really understand what makes up each type […]
Monday, May 09, 2016Spring Cleaning Your Engagement Ring
It’s very important to keep your most valuable piece of jewelry, your beautiful diamond engagement ring, clean. I remember searching for the best way to clean mine right before my bridal portraits, then again before the day of my wedding. Since that wonderful day, I’ve been making sure to protect my ring and keep […]