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December Birthstones: Where Do Turquoise, Tanzanite and Zircon Come From?

If you were born in December you have a lot to celebrate, including three December birthstones: turquoise, tanzanite and zircon. With a spectrum of colors to choose from, learning about the sources of these gems will only add to their appeal.

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How to Choose a Marquise Diamond

Are you an incurable romantic searching for an engagement ring with an aristocratic air? Consider the marquise diamond: It’s beautiful. It has a royal pedigree. And it looks fantastic on the finger. But before you shop, learn what to look for.

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The Five Non-Negotiable Rules for Buying Jewelry Online

When it comes to buying jewelry online, consumers face a dizzying array of choices in terms of quality, styles and price points. And they also face the uncertainties of buying something sight-unseen. So how can you protect yourself?

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Edwardian Engagement Rings: How to Get the Look

Once worn by the English aristocracy, Edwardian jewelry is a look that’s popular with today’s brides-to-be. Antique Edwardian engagement rings might be out of reach, but you can still create a beautiful engagement ring rich in period motifs.

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November Birthstone: Where Do Topaz and Citrine Come From?

Born in November? Lucky you! Your November birthstone is not one, but two beautiful gems: One offers a rainbow of colors; the other is famed for its rich yellows. Make choosing easier by learning more about them, including where they come from.

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