Engagement and Wedding Rings: History, Gemstones, Marriage,Vein of love

Engagement and Wedding Rings: History, Gemstones, Marriage,Vein of love

July 17, 2019

We have been using rings for millennia. Within the ring family engagement and wedding rings deserve a special section. In this blog we talk about the History of Engagement and Wedding Rings, Marriage, Vein of Love, Gemstones. From the ancient Egyptians to our own times, some things as engagement rings have not changed.

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Birthstones By Month

Birthstones By Month

July 15, 2019

Each month of the year is associated with a certain gem, like the signs of the zodiac, anniversaries, etc. The correspondence of a particular stone with a certain month has been changing over time, although the use of gemstones as an amulet is still frequent even today. 

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Pearls: Buying Guide

Pearls: Buying Guide

June 03, 2019

 

Here you will discover the differences between a cultured pearl vs natural pearl, how pearls are formed, types of pearl, their main characteristics, quality of pearls (nacre pearl, pearl luster, natural pearl colors, pearl size) ,  varieties of cultured pearls (cultured freshwater pearl and cultured saltwater pearl),  history, etymology, etc.

 

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Perlas, un Milagro de la Naturaleza

Perlas, un Milagro de la Naturaleza

June 01, 2019

Descubre las diferencias entre perla natural y perla cultivada, cómo se forma una perla, tipos de perla, las características principales, clasificación (tamaño, forma, color, lustre, superficie de la perla y espesor del nácar), variedades de perlas cultivadas (perlas cultivadas de agua dulce y de agua salada), historia, etimología, piedra de nacimiento, etc.... 

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Why are Emeralds so expensive?

Why are Emeralds so expensive?

May 01, 2019

Have you ever thought about why emeralds are so expensive, or why is there such a difference in price between different types of gems? If so, you are in the right place. Our planet Earth is made up of rocks, and these rocks are made up of minerals and some minerals are gems or precious stones.

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¿Por qué las esmeraldas son tan caras?

¿Por qué las esmeraldas son tan caras?

May 01, 2019

¿Alguna vez habéis pensado cuánto cuesta una esmeralda y/o por qué son tan caras, o por qué hay tanta diferencia de precio entre diferentes tipos de gemas? Si es así, estáis en el sitio adecuado.

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Aquamarine Buying Guide

Aquamarine Gemstone Information: A Blue Green Gemstone.

March 01, 2019

Aquamarine Buying Guide.

Aquamarine Gemstone Information: Discover this blue green gem, cut, sizes, clarity, genesis, famous aquamarines, birthstone of march and more information.  

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Amethyst Stone: Meaning, Color, Value, Birthstone...

Amethyst Stone: Meaning, Color, Value, Birthstone...

February 01, 2019

Beautiful purple variety of quartz, its color can range from a pale lilac to deep purple.   This purple gemstone is the Birthstone of February.

The name meaning of Amethyst comes from a Greek word Amethystos (not intoxicated).

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Amatista: Significado, Propiedades, Piedra Zodiacal, Precio...

Amatista: Significado, Propiedades, Piedra Zodiacal, Precio...

February 01, 2019

La amatista es la variedad púrpura del cuarzo transparente y su color puede variar de un lila pálido a un púrpura intenso. Esta piedra preciosa es la  gema natal de Febrero y está asociada al signo zodiacal Piscis.

Su nombre procede de la palabra griega AMETHYSTOS que significa no intoxicada / sobria.

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Granates, una Gran Familia de Piedras Preciosas

Granates, una Gran Familia de Piedras Preciosas

January 01, 2019

Descubre este grupo mineral, el Granate, su rica variedad de colores, cuáles son más valiosos, tallas y tamaños más habituales, pureza e inclusiones, etc...

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Garnet Gemstone, A Large Colorful Family

Garnet Gemstone, A Large Colorful Family

January 01, 2019

Information about Garnet Gemstone. Varieties, Colors, Cuts and Sizes, the most expensive varieties, clarity and typical inclusions, and more information ..

 

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Topaz Information: Buying Guide

Topaz Information: Buying Guide

November 01, 2018

Topaz Gemstone is a very popular gemstone, in this buying guide we talk about topaz meaning, different colors, prices, clarity, where is found, general description, properties, etc. Discover more information about this beautiful gemstone that is the Birthstone for November. 

 

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