Gota De Aceite Emeralds
Gota De Aceite Emeralds have a special feature which increases their value. Read more about this rare type of Emerald and learn how it adds to the value.
How Do Gemstones Form?
How do gemstones form in the earths crust? It is far more complicated than first thought but we have broken it down to make it easier to understand
How Do They Treat Ruby Gemstones?
Have you ever wondered how they treat Ruby gemstones? There are so many different types of treatments on the market and we will help to explain them
How To Test For Diffusion Treated Gems: A Step-By-Step Guide
How can you differentiate between natural and color-treated gemstones? In this guide, we’re sharing how to test for diffusion treated gems, and tools you’ll need.
L/W Ratio For Gem Cutting: What Is It and How To Use It?
When it comes to cutting gemstones, the L/W ratio is a vital measurement, but what does it mean? Find out how to master this common technique in this guide!
Lapidary Fundamentals: All About Gemstone Faceting
Learning how to cut gemstones is a highly-specialized skill that takes years to perfect! Learn the fundamentals of gemstone faceting in this helpful guide.
Lapidary Fundamentals: The Cabochon Cutting Style
A cabochon cut gemstone is polished to be ultra smooth: but how is it done, what tools are needed and what skills required? Learn all about cabochon cutting in this article.
Lapidary Fundamentals: Tools and Techniques For Cutting Rough Stones
Cutting rough stones is a fundamental practice for Lapidaries, but the skills, tools and techniques required vary from project to project. Learn all the important details in this informative guide!
MOHS Hardness Scale
The Mohs scale describes how hard a gemstone is based on scratch resistance. It’s important for gem cutting, identification, and protection. Find each mineral’s hardness in this guide!
- Ross Sedawie
- 31st May 2023
There are many treatments for Pearls that change their apperance. Most of these treatments are acceptable. Learn more about this gemstone and browse the beautifully cut stones we have for sale.