What Are Gemstones?

What Are Gemstones?

What Are Gemstones? By Clint King The word natural gemstone could mean a variety of things. I have seen fossilized marine life called a gemstone. A plain rock of copper and iron with pretty colors could also be considered a gemstone. As we can see, it is difficult to...
Garnet – The Many Colored Gemstone

Garnet – The Many Colored Gemstone

Garnet – Its Not Just Red, It’s A Many-Colored Gem By Chris Ralph Most people think of a dark red colored gemstone when they think of garnet, but garnet is actually a whole series of different gems. Beyond the well-known deep reds, garnet can be purchased...
Citrine

Citrine

Citrine and basic information on this gemstone This gemstone is the official birthstone for the month of November. It is also the Planetary stone for the Sun Sign of Virgo and the accepted gem for the 13th and 17th wedding anniversary. Citrine is a variety of quartz...
Tigers Eye

Tigers Eye

Tigers Eye is a powerful gemstone that aids harmony and balance. It also helps you release fear and anxiety.It stimulates taking action, and helps make decisions unclouded by emotions. Traditionally it was carried as an amulet against curses or ill-wishes, and it is...

All About Eco-friendly Gems

People value sturdiness and beauty very much and since of this, they love gemstones. Exactly what are gems anyhow? These are minerals extremely prized by numerous people due to the fact that of their appeal, toughness/hardness, rarity, and the cut of such valuable...