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Everything you didn’t know about emeralds

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Emeralds are renowned for their beautiful green color and unique cut. They’re a popular gemstone that looks fantastic against every skin tone and suits every occasion. Emeralds are a beryl crystal,¬†putting them in the same family as aquamarines and morganite, and are naturally hexagonal in shape. Emeralds get their color from trace amounts of other […]

Green Language – Why green is so influential

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Let’s talk about the color green. It’s the first color of the year after the browns and greys of winter, it’s the color of nature, growth, and new things. It can influence emotions, bringing an end to the winter blues. Have you ever thought about the influences of color on language? For English speakers, even […]

Pantone Color of the Year: Greenery

PANTONE 15-0343 GREENERY As a jewelry designer it is important to pay attention to what is popular¬†in fashion and major market trends. One of the major trend forecasts given each year is Pantone’s color of the year. This year’s color is is Greenery. According to Pantone, “Greenery is a fresh and zesty yellow-green shade that […]

Spring Bling

Spring has offically sprung! It’s time to get your lighter clothes out and something sparkly for your neck or wrist. Stop in today to pick up some super sparkly glass crystals. We have an array of colors from sunshine yellow, rose quartz, and even grass green. The sparkle of the glass beads are perfect for […]