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Metal Ring Alternatives

SOLEED Rings Wooden Wedding Band For Men and Women, 6mm Natural Olive Wood Ring, Comfort Fit Design, Domed Top

by: William Slater Kirk The trouble with rings is, they’re shiny. They catch your eye with shimmering brilliance and command attention. This is typically considered a desirable for most, but some key occupations do not mix well with shiny. Metal has a bad hobbit of conducting electricity. Part of the reason metal is shiny is […]

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What Does Gemology Mean?

Written by: Annie Murray Gemology is the study of gemstone materials.  It is a specialty science that requires great expertise and care for these precious rocks. Gemologists specialize in caring for these materials and analyzing them carefully, often with the help of specific equipment built for the task of examining fine details in gemstones. How […]

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Pearls – Simple, Elegant, Exotic

pearls simple elegant exotic

by: Grant Edvalson Precious metals and rare gems have played enormous parts in symbolism, mysticism, worship, and culture throughout the world for many centuries.  In ancient times precious gems were viewed as having special spiritual properties.  Records of this can be found even in the old testament when Moses is instructed to create a priestly […]

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