Natural Gemstones for your personalized engagement ring and jewelry
April 16, 2017
ENGAGEMENT RINGS WITH HISTORY
Designs for engagement and wedding rings has varied over the years. From Byzantine rings to the diamond rings of today, we will draw up a summary of the most important ones.
Within the ring family, wedding and engagement rings deserve a special section. Engagement Rings and Wedding Rings are a reflection of our marital status (whether past, present or future), both men and women use them.
Source: MET Museum of Art
Over time, Gimmel rings became more and more elaborate, sometimes featuring more than two hoops, and they were often referred to as puzzle rings, decorated with enamel, gemstones, inscriptions and secret departments.
During the Renaissance appeared the jewels of "memento mori" appeared, which recalled death. They were a reminder that death was always present and unpredictable. These pieces combined beauty with decadence, life and death, in order to incite devotion.
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February 13, 2018
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.
February 05, 2018
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.
February 04, 2018
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).