Sapphire a precious stone

Sapphire is one of the four precious stones. The first color that comes to mind when we refer to it is blue and it owes it to the small amounts of titanium and iron in the mineral corundum. However, in addition to blue, sapphire can have other colors such as...

Emeralds and their value

Emerald is one of the four precious stones. It has a special green color which results from the impurities of chromium in the mineral beryllium. Due to it's color, it create jewelry of exceptional shine and beauty. It is a stone known since antiquity. The first mines where it was...

Three timeless types of jewelry

The Greek word jewel ''kosmima'' comes from the verb ''kosmo'' which means adorn. The adornment of women and men with jewelry is not only found in modern times. People started making jewelry from prehistoric times and they were made from raw materials such as stones, shells, animal teeth, bones and...

How to take care of gold-plated jewelry

Our gilded jewelry can deteriorate over time. To keep them as fresh and shiny as possible, they need care. What to avoid We do not store them together with other jewelry as they can be scratched and the gilding can go away.Avoid bumps and scratches.Do not bring them in contact...

Jewelry Care

All jewelry needs care to be maintained over time. What to avoid We do not sleep with necklaces or long earrings as they may be pulled and twisted or broken.We never spray our jewelry with perfumes or hairspray nor do we bring them in direct contact with hand or body...