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Show Your Spirit with Spooky Gems

Stones that scream with Halloween personality

Planning to look freaky fabulous this Halloween? Pick your monster and perfectly spooky gems to match! Dracula Count Dracula is known for his devilish charm. And like this beloved vampire villain’s favorite dinner, Rubies reflect a deep blood red similar to what runs in the veins. Fiery and romantic, showing brilliant depth and intensity, the red hue read more…

Big News On Burmese Rubies

They're back!

October 7, 2016, the U.S. Government lifted its 13-year ban on importing Burmese rubies. At Stuller, we’re excited. The most beautiful, desired, and rare of all rubies, Burmese rubies are prized for their natural “pigeon blood” color and command the highest prices. Not all rubies coming from Myanmar are pigeon read more…

Sell With A Story: Tsavorite Garnet

Garnet comes in many colors — beautiful, richly hued, readily available, and, for the most part, reasonably priced. But we have a couple of exceptions, rare members of this family that command particular attention. Tsavorite is one example. Thank goodness for the buffalo In 1961, Scottish geologist Campbell Bridges was read more…

Pantone’s Fall Palette

Gemstone shades of the season

Colored gemstones aren’t just for celebrating birthdays and anniversaries — they’re opportunities to merge color and personality to create unique, striking designs. This look at Pantone’s fall colors will allow you to playfully select gemstones to coordinate with the trendy shades of the season.   Pantone’s Riverside Commanding the importance of blue this fall, the read more…

Sell With A Story: Lapis Lazuli

High quality lapis has such an extraordinary color that, once seen, you can never forget it. This intense, brilliant blue defies easy description. Across all cultures blue is chosen as the favorite color and it is considered calming. But personally, I find lapis blue a lavish exciting color that grabs read more…

The Science Of It All

Gemstones - Earth's gift to the world

Have you really thought about how gemstones are formed? I hadn’t. I’d never given it a thought. I just oohed and ahhed over the gorgeous jewelry that I’d see in magazines and on the red carpet. Then, I got the wonderful opportunity to work in the Gemstones Department here at Stuller and read more…

Sell With A Story: Morganite

Morganite is a gorgeous pale pink to peachy pink beryl, a cousin of emerald and aquamarine. Unlike emerald, morganite is relatively inclusion-free which adds to its allure. For many years morganite slipped out of prominence and had little or no promotion. Thankfully that time has passed. Its delicate shade has read more…

The Journey To Black Box Gemstones ®

Black Box Gemstones ® are hand-selected for their rarity and beauty. But what does it really mean to be hand-selected? Ever wondered how Stuller chooses its gemstones? In the video below, watch as our team of experts travels the globe to Thailand, the gemstone hub of the world, to hand-select the read more…

Sell With a Story: Tanzanite

Discovered in 1967, Tanzanite is a newcomer to the gemstone pool yet it has succeeded in making a very large splash. Following diamonds, ruby, sapphire, and emerald, Tanzanite is the most sought after gemstone. What it lacks in ancient history, it more than makes up for with its beauty and read more…

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