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Sell With a Story: Citrine Gemstones

See what Elizabeth has to say about November's beautiful birthstone

Affordable and fashionable, Citrine’s warm yellow shades captivate the viewer. The color reminds us of aspen trees in the fall — a vivid orange-yellow so intense it takes your breath away. This is the brilliant, energizing shade of Citrine we love, as do many other fans of this mesmerizing gemstone. read more…

Sell With a Story: Pink Tourmaline Gemstones

The inspirational and aspirational qualities of October's birthstone

Make no mistake. Pink Tourmaline gemstones are honored to be October’s birthstone. But in all her beauty, grace, and style, she has far greater ambitions. No, she doesn’t want to rule the world. She does want to find her way into every woman’s jewelry chest. And her savvy plan begins read more…

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Sell With a Story: Blue Sapphire Gemstones

Read more about the mystique and allure of September's wildly popular birthstone

Blue Sapphire gemstones set the standard by which other blue stones are measured. Their breathtaking blue and radiance have captured our imagination for millennia. As one of the “big three” precious stones, Sapphire’s many, many fans reach far beyond September birthdays and 45th anniversaries. How does it hold so many in read more…

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Sell With a Story: Peridot Gemstones

Learn all about August's birthstone and Peridot's fascinating history

In ancient Egypt, Peridot gemstones were called “gems of the sun,” referring to the golden glow that emanates from within. This glow imparts a rich yellowish-green hue — particularly appropriate for August birthdays and summer wear when the sun shines and crops near harvest. Now reach beyond birthstones to fashion where green read more…

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Sell With a Story: Rubies

Read more about July's birthstone and its deep history and hue

Who can resist the luscious red of Rubies? Their vibrant color commands attention and garners more than a lingering look. Those with July birthdays have every reason to celebrate their special gemstone. And since it is the “King of Precious Gems,” Ruby enjoys a passionate following from many devotees. Shop read more…

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Sell With a Story: How Are Pearls Formed?

Read our latest installment all about June's brilliant birthstone

How are pearls formed? Discover pearl’s allure perfect for June and far beyond—   To limit pearls to June birthdays would be a lot like limiting water to streams and ponds. Pearl beauty, appeal, and style — whether freshwater or saltwater — finds its way into almost every woman’s wardrobe. read more…

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Sell With a Story: Emerald Gemstones

Read more about May's birthstone and its extensive gemological history

Let’s go back to the Emerald City of Oz and forget about clicking the heels of our ruby slippers. Let’s click our emerald slippers instead as we enter the realm of emerald beauty. This irresistible force has long exerted a powerful attraction on the rich and famous, from the rulers of read more…

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Sell With a Story: Diamond History

Read all about diamonds and their fascinating journey through time

Diamonds remain one of the most fascinating and dynamic substances on Earth. Their unique molecular structure makes the hardest materials known to man. And when polished, of course, their brilliance is beyond compare.   Here’s a bit of diamond history to help you sell with a story. Meet “Lucy” To read more…

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Sell With a Story: Aquamarine

Read all about March's birthstone— a cool, calming, bright blue beauty

“Aquamarine happens to be one of the most popular gemstones of them all.”   Most Americans choose blue as their favorite color. So it’s no surprise that aquamarine exerts a powerful allure that reaches far beyond its status as March’s birthstone. In fact, Aquamarine happens to be one of the most read more…

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Sell With a Story: Amethyst Uses and Benefits

Amethyst Uses | February’s Birthstone When we think about amethyst, its extraordinary color comes to mind. For February birthdays, that color is purple — a rich, sumptuous, radiant purple. A royal purple. From its earliest discovery, amethyst’s sumptuous shade has cast a spell, one that bewitches even today. Its gorgeous read more…

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