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..50 years and counting..!

  • 2017-02-15
..50 years and counting..!

A new year. New ideas. Most of all, 50 years and counting!

  • 2017-01-10
A new year. New ideas. Most of all, 50 years and counting!

#Christmasgifts for #mom?

  • 2016-12-10
#Christmasgifts for #mom?

Christmas decorations are up..

  • 2016-11-25
Christmas decorations are up..

December Birthstones: Tanzanite, Zircon & Turquoise

  • 2015-12-01
December Birthstones: Tanzanite, Zircon & Turquoise

Tanzanite     Tanzanite is an extraordinary gemstone. It occurs in only one place worldwide, which obviously contributes to its popularity. Its blue, surrounded by a fine hint of purple, and is an exquisite colour. Thanks to its unusual aura and the help of the New York jeweller's Tiffany & Co., it has rapidly become one of the most coveted gemstones in the world. On its discovery in 1967, it was enthusiastically celebrated by the specialists as the 'gemstone of the 20th century'. They held their breath in excitement as they caught sight of the first deep-blue crystals...

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23 days to Christmas…

  • 2015-12-01
23 days to Christmas…

Pearls – A gift shaped by Nature

  • 2015-11-10
Pearls – A gift shaped by Nature

Pearls are the only ‘gemstone’ made by living animals, which gives them a special and unique allure. The finest quality natural pearls have been highly valued as gemstones and objects of beauty for many centuries. Because of this, the word pearl has become a metaphor for something rare, fine, admirable and valuable. Pearls are ‘one-of-a-kind’ gemstones. It takes between 5 and 20 years for a salt water pearl to develop and between 1 and 6 years for a fresh water pearl to develop. Precious indeed! Colours of pearl vary from pristine white to grey, red, blue, green – even black – depending...

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