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Spotlight on: Onyx Jewelry

Spotlight on: Onyx Jewelry Too many people lack an appreciation for onyx, compared to other gemstones. People know the origins of diamonds and pearls, but who knows where onyx is born, or how its lustrous bands of color are formed? In fact, the average person is apt to know only of black onyx, when in […]

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All About August Birthstone Peridot

 Peridot is the gorgeous green birthstone for the month of August. Being a gemstone variety of Olivine, this “evening emerald” is associated with the values of fame, dignity, protection and success. Ancient astronomers referred to Peridot as Chrysolite, a more scientific name. Other birthstones associated with the month of August include Onyx, Rubies, Jade, Diamonds, […]

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August Must Haves

August is the perfect time for poolside lounging, pretending summer won’t end, popsicles and (our favorite) peridot! This month’s must-haves are equally split between the blissful ignorance of summer’s end and looking forward to fall. It’s key for the stuff you stock up on now to carry over into the quickly approaching new season, and […]