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Myths and Legends that Surround the Blue Sapphire

Sapphires are one of the four precious stones along with diamonds, rubies, and emeralds. It is a variety of corundum or aluminum oxide and can be found in different colors, popular to contrary belief. While the blue sapphire is the most famous and well-known around the world, the gem is also found in colors like green, pink, yellow, purple, black and white. Origin There is …

Gem Gossip – Pearl Jewelry

Pearl Jewelry

What counsel has the hooded moon Put in thy heart, my shyly sweet, Of Love in ancient plenilune, Glory and stars beneath his feet A sage that is but kith and kin With the comedian Capuchin? Believe me rather that am wise In disregard of the divine, A glory kindles in those eyes Trembles to starlight. Mine, O Mine! No more be tears in moon …

Elegant Emerald Jewellery for a Taurus Woman

There are 12 signs in the Zodiac, each with their own distinct characteristics. If you are born between 20 April and 21 May, you fall under the bold and beautiful Taurus sign. An Earth sign ruled by Venus, Taureans very much live in a material realm. As a strong Taurus woman, you love beautiful things, and an expression of this is most certainly beautiful jewellery. …

How To Take Care of Your Pearls

Pearls are classic, iconic and feminine. They are a timeless addition to any woman’s jewellery collection and add luminosity to anyone donning them. Be it vintage, retro or contemporary, pearls are one of the top jewellery trends to watch out for in 2018. However, as lustrous as pearls are, they are the most fragile gems by nature. They must be cleaned with care and handled …

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Your Partner

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, men everywhere are scrambling to find the perfect gift for the women in their lives. Finding a special gift that shows your partner just how wonderful they are can be difficult. Chocolates might be an old favourite, but they don’t last forever. This Valentine’s Day, show your partner how much you care in a more enduring way. Jewellery …

4 Easy To Wear Festive Looks This Wedding Season

4 Easy To Wear Festive Looks This Wedding Season

There is something magical about a quintessential autumn wedding. The misty weather and the carpet of flowers formed due to the recent fall lighten up the ambience as love lingers through the air. Apart from getting all teary-eyed about your best friend tying the knot and embarking on an eternal journey of true love, weddings are all about glamming up and bringing out your glittering …

GEM GOSSIP – AMETHYST

Gem Gossip Amethyst

The February born shall find Sincerity and peace of mind, Freedom from passion and from care, If they, the Amethyst will wear.. The planet Uranus rules the sign of Aquarius and governs the month of February. Those born in February are original and fairly eccentric people. Strong and fixed, they have inherited from the stars, an accurate intuition, a tremendous common sense, ingeniousness, and a …

GEM GOSSIP – GARNET

Gem Gossip Garnet

By her who in January was born No gem save Garnets shall be worn They will ensure her constancy True friendship and fidelity. A new year commences… and with our best wishes for prosperity and happiness, we bring to you this month’s Gem Gossip on a gemstone that brings to its wearer hope, happiness, and good fortune! Saturn rules the practical sign of Capricorn and …

GEM GOSSIP – TURQUOISE

Gem Gossip turquoise

If cold December gave you birth The month of snow and ice and mirth Place on your hand a Turquoise blue; Success will bless whate’er you do. The planet Jupiter and the sign of Sagittarius govern the month of December. December borns are philosophers, natural teachers, and classified in Divine Astrology as a Truth Seekers. They are also attracted to holistic healing and travel to foreign lands. They can …

Gem Gossip – Peridot

The remarkable Peridot stone is a lime green gemstone and is one of only a few gemstones that exist in a single colour. Olivine, of which peridot is a type, is a common mineral in magnesium and iron rich (mafic) rocks and ultramafic rocks. It is often found in lavas and in peridotite inclusions in igneous rocks of the mantle that lavas carry to the …