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How To Buy Gems On The Internet

How To Buy Gems On The Internet

Let us explain how to buy gems on the internet. We have the largest range of gemstones on the internet and it can be a little overwhelming at first. Let us help you with some useful tips.
  • 11th Jun 2018
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How To Buy Sapphires - The Definitive Buying Guide

How To Buy Sapphires - The Definitive Buying Guide

Buying Sapphires can be a daunting experience with so much information out there. Let us guide you through what to look for in your next Sapphire.
  • 11th Jun 2018
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How To Cut and Polish Obsidian

How To Cut and Polish Obsidian

Obsidian can be a tricky stone to try and cut and polish. Learn about some tips and tricks for cutting this stone and watch as a piece of rough is polished into a stone.
  • 11th Jun 2018
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How To Detect A Gemstone Doublet

How To Detect A Gemstone Doublet

The world of gemstones has many facets and aspects that most people don’t know about
  • 11th Jun 2018
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How To Start Your Own Gemstone Business

How To Start Your Own Gemstone Business

Starting your own gemstone business can be a scary task. We have had some very successful buyers on our website that have created a successful business. They want to share their stories.
  • 11th Jun 2018
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How to tell the difference between Turquoise and dyed Howlite

How to tell the difference between Turquoise and dyed Howlite

How to tell the difference between Turquoise and dyed Howlite (hint your is probably dyed Howlite)
  • 11th Jun 2018
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How To Test Amber

How To Test Amber

Amber is one of the most popular gemstones in the world and has been used since ancient times. There are different techniques used to test Amber, lets explore them
  • 11th Jun 2018
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How To Test Jade Is Real Or Imitation

How To Test Jade Is Real Or Imitation

Jade is a beautiful stone that can be many different colors including green, orange, or white. Learn how to test Jade to see if it's real.
  • 11th Jun 2018
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