Emerald: Soother of Souls

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Emerald’s lush green color has soothed souls and excited imaginations since antiquity. Its name comes from the ancient Greek word for green, “smaragdus.” Its color reflects new spring growth, which makes it the perfect choice as a birthstone for the month of May. It’s also the gemstone for … [Read more...]

Diamond: The Emperor Reigns Supreme

Diamond: The Emperor still reigns surpreme

Diamond is considered by many to be the Emperor of gemstones and it is also designated the official Birthstone for the month of April.  One of Earth's most highly prized treasures, diamonds have an extensive history that dates back thousands of years in … [Read more...]

Aquamarine: Savior of Sailors

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The name aquamarine comes from the Latin for seawater and it was said to calm waves and keep sailors safe at sea. The serene color of aquamarine is said to cool the temper, allowing the wearer to remain calm and levelheaded. March’s birthstone was also thought to … [Read more...]