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Aquamarine: Crystallized Seawater

Aquamarine: Crystallized Seawater

People born in March can enjoy the many benefits of Aquamarine as a birthstone. Translated from Latin, aquamarine means “water from the sea,” aqua meaning “water” and marina meaning “the sea.” Aquamarine is a variety of the gem species beryl, which is also related to […]

Diamonds: From The Beginning

Diamonds: From The Beginning

Where in the world do I start on talking about diamonds? How in the world can I even begin to describe the glories of a gemstone composed of carbon? That’s right, diamonds are made of carbon. The carbon atoms are processed in minerals where carbon […]

A Few Charms For Saint Patrick’s Day

A Few Charms For Saint Patrick’s Day

Green gemstones, clovers, and Claddagh rings. These are a few of many highlights for Saint Patrick’s Day. When people think of green gems, emerald usually is the first stone that comes to mind. Emerald, the lustrous variety of the gem species beryl, is often associated […]