Precious Stones and Gems

Precious Stones and Gems are pieces of crystallized minerals, organic rocks, and artificial materials, which are used in jewelry and other forms of adornment after getting cut, carved and polished. A precious stone is also known as gemstone, gem, jewel and semi-precious stone. Some may differentiate between precious and semi-precious. Diamonds, rubies, sapphires and emeralds […]

The Craft of Jewelry

The word jewel comes from the French word “Jouel” and Latin word “Jocal” meaning plaything. Jewelry is the art of wearing decorative items for self-adornment. The Craft of Jewelry is considered to be the oldest and most expensive art of metalwork. The craft’s ornaments include rings, earrings, bracelets, pendants, necklaces, tiaras, amulets, crowns, cuff links, […]