Monthly Archives: December 2016


What to Know Before Investing in Gems

Although not many of us can keep our eyes off jaw-dropping jewelry or gorgeous gemstones, a few of us might be lucky enough to spend some money on them. There are a few things to keep in mind before investing in gems, however. Emeralds, sapphires, diamonds, rubies and other stones are in constant demand and, [...]

By |December 18th, 2016|Buying Guides, Gemstones|72 Comments

The World’s Most Expensive Gemstones

Kim Kardashian’s massive diamond ring, which she flaunted for only a short amount of time before it was famously stolen from her private residence in Paris, was valued at approximately $4 million. Elizabeth Taylor’s jewelry collection, which included diamond tiaras and a ruby-and-diamond bib necklace, was said to be the most important private jewelry collection [...]

By |December 11th, 2016|Buying Guides, Diamond, Gemstones, Jewelry|23 Comments

How to Buy Aventurine Jewelry

Aventurine, considered the luckiest of all quartzes, is a popular stone for many reasons, not least of which is its beauty. It’s said to bring prosperity, confidence and luck. It’s also great for the skin — skincare researchers at Kristals Cosmetics use aventurine in select products to boost collagen, control skin inflammation and protect it [...]

By |December 5th, 2016|Aventurine, Buying Guides, Gemstones, Jewelry|56 Comments