Lab-grown diamonds– what are they?

Lab-grown diamonds– what are they?

For thousands of years, the diamond has been sought after for its timeless beauty and rarity.  Today, a new diamond is quietly entering the arena of bridal and fashion jewelry. Enter the “cultured” or lab-created diamond. These lab-grown diamonds are grown...
Ravishing Rubies: Birthstone of July

Ravishing Rubies: Birthstone of July

  Ruby is the birthstone for July and the gem for the 15th and 40th anniversaries. Rubies symbolized beauty and wisdom in the Bible. In Sanskrit ruby is ratnaraj, or “king of precious stones.” Many medieval Europeans wore rubies to guarantee health, wealth, wisdom,...