What is the best frame for a diamond ring?
When buying a diamond ring, you need to choose not only a diamond, but also a frame that will both decorate and hold it. Choosing the best frame for your…

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The world of gems
The term cabochon is derived from the ancient French word Caboche, a head and a relatively flat stone that is formed with a smooth, polished, dome-shaped front surface, unlike faceted…

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Where did the pearls go, or Tears of angels
Of all the jewels given by the sea, pearls are perhaps the most expensive. Actually, it’s not even I think so, but people who have paid huge money for the…

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Do I need a frame for jewelry and why?
Perhaps, during the discussion of precious products you have already heard the term "frame for a precious stone." To understand what this term means and determine the pros and cons,…

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How did Carl Faberge create a jewelry empire?

Peter Carl Faberge, with whose name beautiful jewelery works are associated, was not the founder of the company, but continued the work of his father, Gustav Faberge. Carl was born in St. Petersburg on May 30, 1846. Four years before the birth of his son, Gustav Faberge opened a jewelry workshop in the capital. Why the son of a carpenter became a jeweler, history is silent, but things went well in the workshop, which allowed the children to receive an excellent education. Continue reading

How to buy a firestone opal gemstone. How to identify fake opal?
Fire opal is a kind of opal that includes red, orange, and yellow colors. Since a lot of fire opals are found in Mexico, they are sometimes called Mexican. How…

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What is the difference between carat mass and size?
The parameters of a diamond are affected by its size and mass in carats. These are two characteristics that reflect the different properties of the stone. Therefore, we should elaborate…

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