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Caring for your Jewelry & Bracelets

Caring properly for your silver bracelet is important to maintain its gorgeous look Silver is a metal, but it is susceptible to the effects of the environment. Silver is likely to tarnish or oxidize when exposed to the elements. Salt, sulfur, and oxygen are the culprits when it comes to silver tarnish. From Christian bracelets […]

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Amethyst Jewellery

One of the most commonly used beads in beaded jewelry are Amethyst beads. Amethyst semi precious stones are quite famous semi precious beads, quite the size of stones, and hence the name. They are often used in jewelry making and make good garnishing with bigger bead pendants or as trappings with bigger semi precious beads. […]

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History of Lucky Charms

Since the time of the Pharaohs people have been carrying charms as amulets to keep them safe from evil or for luck and prosperity. The use of charms attached to bracelets is thought to have been started by the ancient Egyptians who wore them as symbols of their faith and to carry with them to […]

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Smokey Quartz Gemstone, Smokey Topaz

Before gemologists had dissected this lustrous brown gemstone, it was known as smoky topaz. Once they dug into the chemical composition of this stone, they realized it wasn’t what it appeared to be-it was actually quartz. Topaz is a fluorine aluminum silicate where as quartz is a silicon dioxide. However, people were familiar with the […]

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