Explosive Jewelry – Gemstones From Volcanoes

Avoid the heat with these cool volcanic gemstone jewelry pieces. Recently, we enjoyed a trip to Hawaii, the Big Island. Besides being in paradise, we witnessed the island’s Kīlauea Volcano lava lake. Seeing an active volcano is amazing and inspired me to write about the gemstones that form from them. …

Jewelry to Celebrate Mardi Gras

  Mardi Gras is French for Fat Tuesday. An official holiday in Louisiana, and celebrated all over the world, Mardi Gras is the day before Ash Wednesday. Revelers imbibe and indulge in parties, food and spirits until the following day when Lent officially starts. During the forty days of Lent, …

Jewelry Treats for Your Valentine

Jewelry is sweeter than candy!   If you find colored gemstones delicious and enticing, you’re in for a treat! As your Jewelry Navigator, it’s my pleasure to bring you today’s featured gemstone. As an overlooked, but brilliant gemstone, spinel is available in all colors, but ones with colors like sunrise …