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Birthstones

Far East Gems & Jewellery Jewellery alexandrite Amethyst aquamarine birthstone citrine diamond emerald garnet gift ideas opal pearl peridot ruby sapphire tanzanite topaz tourmaline turquoise zircon

Birthstones is an interesting idea when it comes to buying a gemstone for someone. Here's a list of gemstones corresponding to the birth month.   January - Garnet  February - Amethyst March - Aquamarine April - Diamond   May - Emerald June - Pearl / Alexandrite July - Ruby  August - Peridot September - Sapphire October - Opal / Tourmaline November - Topaz / Citrine December - Tanzanite / Zircon / Turquoise     Pictures: TKBESPOKE - Kristina Lim

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The Mystic of Gemstones as Lucky Charms

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The Mystic of Gemstones as Lucky Charms

Since ancient times, people have treasured gems and used them for many purposes. Other than admiring and wearing them as beautiful accessories, gemstones are used for healing, religious symbols and lucky charms. Gems were also used for barter and medicinal purposes.Why do people use gemstones for good luck? No one knows the origin of how it all started. But in the history of mankind, many traditions and cultures are formed out of people's desires to either avoid misfortune to happen or attract good luck to come. For example, Chinese believe that some numbers bring good luck and some bad luck. The number '8' represented prosperity and...

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Diamond Simulants vs. Synthetic Diamonds

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Diamond Simulants vs. Synthetic Diamonds

Diamond Simulants vs. Synthetic DiamondsWe are facing a world where advanced technology gives rise to increasing options for consumers. It used to be enough only to know the 4Cs of a diamond as a buying guide. It is no longer just about authenticity. Now, we also need to learn the different types of diamonds offered in the marketing. Let's learn about two significant types of today: diamond simulants and synthetic diamonds.   Diamond Simulants Source: thediamondauthority.org Diamond simulants are stones that imitate the appearance of a diamond but are different in chemical composition and physical properties. Simulants can be produced by laboratory-created or natural materials that...

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3 Unique & Rare Precious Gems

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3 Unique & Rare Precious Gems

 In this generation where YOLO is the motto to live by, people are not satisfied with a mundane life and just blending into the crowd. While keeping updated with trends, we want to maintain our individual uniqueness by the choices we make. Especially in the world of gemstones, more buyers are searching for unique and rare gems to wear, collect and invest.  Here, we'll like to show you 3 unique and rare precious gems that are increasingly sought-after.  They are: Paraiba Tourmaline, Alexandrite and Color change Sapphire.   1. Paraiba Tourmaline Photo source: gemologist.ph  Paraiba Tourmaline is a type of unique and brightly colored...

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4 Ps to Buying Gemstones

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4 Ps to Buying Gemstones

Do you love to buy colorful gems yet feel clueless on what to look out for? We have the 4 tips that you can use as a simple buying guide.

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