All About October’s Birthstone – Opal

image credit     “Opal is the birthstone for the month of October, along with pink tourmaline.   It is also the stone given to celebrate the 14th year of marriage.   The name opal is thought to be derived from the Sanskrit upala, meaning “precious stone,” and...

All About Sapphire – September Birth Stone

As we’re coming into September, this blog post is going to be about the September Birth stone Sapphire. We’ll cover a brief history and overview, some interesting facts and a guide for what to look for when buying Sapphire. Enjoy! Pictured above is the...