Do you have a September birthday coming up? Do you know the birthstones and birth flower for September? Here are some quick facts to help you find a meaningful gift for that special person: September birthstone – Sapphire September alternative birthstone – Lapis Lazuli September birthstone color – deep blue September birth flower – Aster […]
In June 2016 Spinel was added as an official birthstone for August as declared by AGTA (American Gem Trade Association) and Jewelers of America (JA). The CEOs of the two organizations had this to say about the announcement: “At certain moments in history, when there is a strong call from gem enthusiasts to expand the […]
Today we are chatting to Helen Worcester of Verbena Place Jewelry, creators of exquisite handmade eco-friendly jewelry set in recycled argentium silver. David and Helen Worcester are the owners of Verbena Place Jewelry based in California, USA. They both hold jewelry certifications and have been in the business together for many years. David is the […]
One of our favorite Novica artisans is Neeru Goel based in India. Neeru is featured on many of our pages as she loves to work with the gemstones used in birthstone jewelry. Neeru Goel was raised in India and was inspired by her grandmother’s in-depth knowledge about how jewelry was made and so began developing her own […]
Pearl Birthstone Jewelry Birthstone jewelry is available across the entire price range, from pretty trinkets less than fifty dollars to exquisite fine jewelry worth thousands of dollars. And there are literally millions of choices online – when I searched on Google for ‘pearl birthstone jewelry‘ I received 1 420 000 (that’s 1.4 million) results! Even when […]
Here is a collection of our Facebook posts about the birthstones of June. There are three official birthstones for June – the beautiful luminescent Pearl and Moonstone as well as the exquisite pale lavender Alexandrite.
The birthstone for May is the Emerald which is associated with friendship, faithfulness and loyalty. The vibrant green hue of the May birthstone symbolizes the renewal of life in Spring, which starts in May in the northern hemisphere.Emerald is a precious gemstone and is one of the rarest and most valuable gems. ‘Emerald’ comes from the […]
There is a vast range of birthstone jewelry online – from inexpensive pretty trinkets to highly valuable fine jewelry. And there are literally millions of online choices – for example a search on Google for the May birthstone ’emerald jewelry’ returns 15 000 000 (that’s 15 million) results! Even narrowing the search to Amazon’s jewelry […]
Here is a collection of our Facebook posts about the birthstones of May. The stunning green Emerald is the official birthstone and Agate and Chrysoprase are the alternative birthstones for May.
Hi everyone, well April is upon us so here is an introduction to the birthstone for April. The birthstone for April is the Diamond which is the gemstone most people are familiar with. The name comes from Greek ‘adamas’ meaning invincible and may reflect that the diamond is the hardest gemstone known to man. Diamonds symbolize romance and […]