You won’t believe your eyes…..

You won’t believe your eyes…..

Have you ever seen an alexandrite? Neither have most of us! This color changing rarity is hard to come by and rarely encountered. Its unique color changing properties coupled with waning sources have made the gemstone one of THE most sought after. This fascinating...

Sultry Sapphire – Birthstone of September

Sultry Sapphire – Birthstone of September

    Happy Birthday September Babies! Your birthstone is the sapphire. An enduring symbol for loyalty and trust, it is frequently chosen to celebrate engagements and anniversaries. Although the most popular color of sapphire is blue it is available in almost every...

Gem and Design Show

Gem and Design Show

Join us for our most colorful event of the year- our annual Gem and Design Show. Gems from around the world are brought to us by our very own gem hunter, David of Artinian gems. Reknown for traveling to remote regions of the world for rare finds and the best rough...

Pretty Pretty Peridot – Birthstone Of August

Pretty Pretty Peridot – Birthstone Of August

    Peridot is the official birthstone of August. It is the gem variety of mineral olivine and ranges between 6.5/7 on Mohs scale of hardness. Gem quality peridot comes from Burma, Norway, islands in the Rea Sea, Hawaii and sometimes found in meteorites. It has been...