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Gemstone trending at BaselWorld 2019

Gemstone trending at BaselWorld 2019

The show has recently finished, but we can clearly say that gemstone trending at BaselWorld will be a great success. There were thousands of jewellers and stores at the show, with tons of guest speakers and more. But what natural stones took the spot light? Which gem shone the brightest? Not only did the gems themselves trend,…

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Red Carpet Gemstones & Trends at the Oscars 2019

When you think about red carpet gemstones, one thing comes to mind: A lot of carats. And you would not be wrong, that is a trend that is not changing for 2019. However, there are some gemstone trends that we are seeing already on the red carpets. Throughout the whole award ceremony journey which started…

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2019 Spring colors and their matching gemstones for Jewelry

Spring is rapidly approaching, and it is crucial to look your best for this time of year! Spring brings out all the bright colors and fresh new smells of flowers. And like flowers, we too get new colors and wear them with a smile on our faces. So, you need to get your Spring colors…

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2019 Tucson Gem and Jewelry Fair Highlight from Starlanka

[add_single_eventon id=”109956″ ev_uxval=”1″ show_excerpt=”yes” ] The history of the Tucson Gem show The first fair was held in 1994 and only had a total of 35 booths. It did not take long for the GJX to become the fastest growing show in the history of Tucson’s gem industry. The show now proudly boasts nearly 700…
Rubellite & Gems

The origins and value of Rubelite

Rubelite is a beautiful and curious stone. Know for it’s pinkish and red tones, similar to rubies, it makes great jewellery pieces and is in high demand. Their hardness of 7 to 7.5 and the fact that they have no cleavage are the reasons they make ideal stones for jewellery. The value of the stone depends…