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The History and Meaning Behind September’s Birthstone: Sapphire

When rulers in ancient Persia looked to the blue heavens, they were convinced the color was a reflection of sapphire stones painting the sky.  Since 800 B.C., sapphires have been a prized gem.  Kings would wear them to protect themselves from harm.  People of the middle-ages believed that sapphires suppressed negative thoughts, while other cultures would grind them up to be used in medicine.  

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The Best Way to Personalize Your Wedding Rings

The French have an expression: Joie Sans Fin. A simple phrase meaning “love without end.” The tiniest expressions, often three little words, can say the most. Engraving these sentiments on a ring takes romance to a new level.

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9 Unusual Uses for Diamonds

You already know that the diamond is the hardest naturally occurring substance on Earth. This practically indestructible gem perfectly symbolizes a love that will last forever. More often than not, diamonds adorn elegant jewelry…but, you may be surprised to discover some “industrial” uses for diamonds.

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How We Ensure Ethical Diamond Sourcing

Awareness of diamond trading that resulted in money going to wage wars in diamond producing countries reached a peak in the last two decades. Countries that are embroiled in civil wars took advantage of diamond resources to purchase weapons, drugs, and slave soldiers. When you are making a large investment in a diamond, it’s understandable you would want to ensure your money is not paying for “conflict diamonds.”

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