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September Birthstone - The Sapphire

SEPTEMBER BIRTHSTONE – SAPPHIRE

The Sapphire has long been the desire of Kings, Queens, Nobility and the common man. It was looked up to as a symbol of good fortune, wisdom and heaven. In this article, we will be looking at the Birthstone of September, the Sapphire. The name “Sapphire” comes from the Latin “Sapphirus”, from the Greek “Sappirus” […]

Diamonds

DIAMONDS

What a Gem For centuries the diamonds have been treasured in the hearts of both men and women. For centuries it has been bought or traded with, and even wars waged, and smugglers caught for possessing it. It’s a symbol of romance a symbol of love, a symbol of eternity, yet is also prized by […]

The Peridot

AUGUST BIRTHSTONE – THE PERIDOT

Peridot For August Originally the Sardonyx was the birthstone of August, but as time progressed Peridot and the Spinel were added. Peridot gradually took over the most popular gemstone for August and is, therefore, our main gemstone for this month. Peridot is easily recognized by its glowing lime-green colour. It seems to have got its […]

Engagement Rings

ENGAGEMENT RINGS

Engagement Surprise Often everyone in the friendship group knows what’s about to happen. Even the father and mother of the bride have been asked for permission, except only the young bride who knows nothing of what’s been planned behind her back. It’s usually the surprise of the decade. The young man kneels before his planned […]

Ruby Birthstone

JULY BIRTHSTONE-THE RUBY

Rubies for July: In this article, we will be looking at the Ruby as the gem for July. This precious stone derives its name from the word “ruber”, which is the Latin word for “red”. The Ruby is known as one of the traditional Cardinal Gems, which is grouped amongst the most precious alongside Amethyst, […]

Pearl Birthstone-June

JUNE BIRTHSTONE-THE PEARL

The Pearl: June is the only month with 3 birthstones: The Pearl – A treasure from the sea Alexandrite – A stone that changes colour Moonstone – A stone that seems to glow from within In this article, we will be looking at the Pearl. The Pearl is known as one of the wonders of […]

Custom Made Jewellery For You

WHY DO YOU NEED TO CHOOSE CUSTOM MADE JEWELLERY

Custom Made Jewellery For You: There’s a growing trend today among the public where there is a moving away from standard jewellery pieces and where the general public are looking for something more unique, a jewellery piece with a unique gemstone or a new type of precious metal. Perhaps a piece that has a history […]

Emerald

MAY BIRTHSTONE-THE EMERALD

Green Emerald Gemstone The May birthstone is the Green Emerald.  The Green Emerald is one of the most sought-after and beautiful gemstones in the world also called Smaragdos/Smaragdus from the ancient Greek/Latin word for “Green Gem”, or literally “Green”. In ancient Egypt there was a mine called Mount Smaragdus, “Green Mountain” where these precious gems […]

Titanium Jewellery

TITANIUM JEWELLERY

If you’re shopping for a new piece of jewellery, you will be overwhelmed with various choices, which can make choosing the right type of jewellery for you, a tricky decision. For some folks, the type of jewellery that they wear becomes tantamount to their identity. Sometimes the choice can come down to the material the […]

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