Colored Gemstones


10 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

May 1, 2020
Tips for reopening your store and managing your mental health, a hand sanitizer solution for jewelry stores, and more.New York—All the big stories last week revolved around reopening.

Field Gemology & Geographic Origin: 5 Questions Answered

April 30, 2020
GIA’s Aaron Palke discussed expeditions, origin determination and the future of field gemology in a recent webinar.

African Gem Fair Rescheduled for the Fall

April 16, 2020
The Africa Gem Exhibition and Conference, originally slated for July in Zambia, will now be held from Oct. 1 to 3.

Gemfields Suspends Gemstone Auctions Amid COVID-19

March 31, 2020
It also provided an update on its mining, exploration and retail operations across the world.

5 Things to Know About … Fordite

March 16, 2020
Though not actually a gemstone, the man-made material tells the story of American automotive history.

New Event to Promote African Gems Planned for Summer

March 5, 2020
The Africa Gem Exhibition and Conference is slated for July 23 to 25 in Livingstone, Zambia.

This New Mineral Was Named After a Tourmaline Researcher

March 4, 2020
Dutrowite was recently discovered in the Apuan Alps of Italy’s Tuscany region.

Amanda’s Style File: March’s Birthstone Is a Nod to Spring

March 3, 2020
Celebrate the tranquil blue color palette of aquamarine with these 14 jewelry styles.

5 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

February 28, 2020
Coronavirus forces the cancellation of two major shows, the NRF makes predictions for the year ahead, a new podcast, and more.

See All the New Colored Lab-Grown Diamonds from Swarovski

February 26, 2020
From “Androgyny Flamingo” to “Surrealist Butter,” here are the 16 man-made stones Swarovski introduced in Paris.

6 Trends and Observations from the 2020 Tucson Gem Shows

February 18, 2020
Gauging buying at the shows, the stones and shapes we heard about nonstop, and other considerations from the desert.

Fura Acquires Three More Ruby Mining Licenses in Mozambique

February 12, 2020
The miner paid $7.8 million in a purchase and non-competition agreement with GemRock Company Ltd.

5 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

February 7, 2020
Tiffany shareholders approve LVMH deal, suspects charged in theft of an heiress’ jewelry, on-the-ground updates from Tucson, and more.

Live From Tucson: 9 Colored Gemstone Market Updates

February 7, 2020
Experts run down the list of stones finding new life in the market and reveal which gemstone is the current darling of the trade.

Amanda’s Style File: Amethyst Admiration

February 3, 2020
Amanda Gizzi highlights jewels featuring the gemstone known for its healing properties.

5 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

January 31, 2020
WJA’s first ad campaign, the WDC’s new executive director and more news to catch up on before the Tucson gem shows kick off.

20 Cutters Collaborated to Make This Gemstone Baby Mobile

January 29, 2020
What started out as a gift for a granddaughter turned into an epic project with an aspect of giving back.

Colored Stone Wholesaler Intercolor Celebrates Turning 40

January 28, 2020
They’re inviting the trade to fête the occasion with them in Tucson.

5 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

January 24, 2020
De Grisogono linked to money laundering scheme, predictions for the Tuscon gem shows, rooftop burglaries, and more.

8 Predictions for the 2020 Tucson Gem Shows

January 23, 2020
“Classic Blue,” bright colors and geometric cuts with clean lines are expected to take center stage this year.
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