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Velvety Blue Gemstones Sapphires

Velvety Blue Gemstones: Sapphires

Deep to light blue gemstones, sapphires are one of the ‘big four’, the four precious gemstones that are popularized in fine jewelry all over the globe. Coveted for their velvety appearance and stunning azure color, they often fetch a high price depending on factors such color, cut, clarity and carat size. In this blog, we […]

Red Rubies Versus Rubellites

Red Gemstones: Rubies Versus Rubellites

Pink to deep-red gemstones, rubies are a part of the ‘big four’, the four precious gemstones that make up a vast majority of the world’s fine jewelry. Rubellites, on the other hand, are a pink to red variety of the Tourmaline family, a category of semi-precious stones available in almost every color of the spectrum.