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  1. March's Birthstone: The Lovely Aquamarine

    I love the pale blue color of the aquamarine. I love the beach, the ocean, and the lovely history behind the birthstone for March. I wouldn't mind having a baby in the month of March so that I could claim a reason to occasionally wear that birthstone. If the color isn't enough to get you to want to wear this...
  2. The Best Outdoor Locations For Any Wedding Budget

    When I helped my best friend plan her summer outdoor wedding, there were many "plan B's" that had to be put into place, just in case of rain. Her budget was mid-range, but I learned a lot about planning for a good-sized wedding on a budget in the middle of thunderstorm season. We looked at several locations and venues, and...
  3. Diamond Alternatives That Are Just As Beautiful

    My older sister was getting ready to get married a few years back when the recession hit. She and her soon-to-be husband were looking for some great inexpensive alternatives to purchasing a costly diamond, but they wanted a ring that would resemble a diamond engagement ring. While I was helping them research their options, we came up with a few...
  4. Interesting Ways That Gemstones Have Been Utilized Throughout History

    Just as we currently believe that different vitamins and some foods have medicinal qualities, people and societies throughout history believed that different types of gemstones had some qualities that caused them to be helpful in different ways physically, mentally, and emotionally. I can't say that I believe that my gemstone jewelry is the only thing that will keep me healthy...
  5. Introducing Handprint and Footprint Engraved Rings

    If you didn't know yet, fingerprints are extremely popular engravings to get on the inside or outside of your wedding band.  We wanted to extend this unique kind of engraving and have added full handprint and footprint engraved rings to our collection.  We are now able to engrave entire handprints or entire footprints onto the inside or outside of a...
  6. February's Birthstone: The Alluring Amethyst

    Although my birthday isn't in February, I still love the shades of lavender and purple that the amethyst encompasses. I went through a phase when I loved buying amethyst jewelry pieces. Although they are supposed to protect the wearer from drunkenness and keep them protected, I simply like the beautiful color that the stone encompasses. I wear my amethyst pieces...
  7. How To Stick With Your New Years Resolutions All Year Long

    This time last year, my New Year's resolution included trimming down for my upcoming wedding day the following fall. I wanted to work out several times a week in order to tone up and lose those last couple of holiday pounds and to fit into my altered wedding gown. I was super busy during the month of January with work...
  8. How A Gemstone Gets Its Shape

      When I think about the breathtaking gemstones in my personal jewelry collection, I am reminded about how old the jewelry business is. From ancient times, we have been cutting gems to put into beautiful pieces to wear as adornments on our fingers, wrists, necks, and ears. It is very interesting to take a look at the different ways gemstones...
  9. The New Onyx: Black Carbon Fiber Inlay with Black Diamond

    What is carbon fiber?  Carbon fiber is an alignment of crystals parallel to the long axis of the fiber.  This structure provides a high strength-to-volume ratio, which makes it very strong compared to its size.  What you see in classic carbon fiber is a bundle of several thousand carbon fibers.  In black carbon fiber, the fiber bundles shine between shades of...
  10. Did You Know Each Zodiac Sign Has Its Own Birthstone?

      From the time I began wearing jewelry, I began asking for my birthstone for birthdays and Christmases every year. I wanted earrings, bracelets, pendants, and rings. I loved anything with my birthstone in it. Imagine my surprise when I found out that I had not one but two birthstones, including my zodiac birthstone. I love jewelry and gems that...