Category Archives for Minerals

What Is Feldspar Used For In Jewelry?

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Whether or not you know it, you’ve come across Feldspar hundreds of times in your life. Feldspar itself isn’t even a gemstone – it’s an alumina and silica inclusive mineral and holds the title of being the earth’s most abundant mineral! In fact, this mineral makes up approximately 60% of the rocks you see on […]

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Types Of Tourmaline Gemstones – Your Complete Guide

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Tourmaline is a highly coveted and desirable semi-precious gemstone that comes in an extensive variety of colors and durability. To read more about tourmaline in general, visit our article, “Taken By Tourmaline?”, which offers a comprehensive overview of the stone, and its colors and properties.  In this article, we’re going to take a look at the […]

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Stunning Sapphire

Oval Sapphire and Diamond Split Shank Ring

Sapphire is a staple in the world of stones, and rightly so. This stunning ring naturally forms in its magnificent array of colors, making it easy to sell with minimal enhancements that might damage the ring or its value. Sapphire, the birthstone of September, is also extremely durable – second only to the widely known […]

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Ravishing Ruby

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Known for their durability and beauty alike, it is not surprising that Ruby is a highly coveted gemstone for wedding and engagement rings. Ruby, the birthstone of July, is mesmerizing in appearance and stable in composure – making it an easy choice for a bride or groom that enjoys glamor but also works with their […]

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