All posts tagged "birthstone"

  • February Birthstone – Amethyst

    Daily Wire Jewelry Tip February 20, 2015 February Birthstone: Amethyst February Birthstone – Amethyst is a violet variety of quartz. A stone of wisdom, February’s Amethyst draws forth one’s intuition in order to bring clarity to emotions,...

    • Posted February 20, 2015
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  • Gem Profile Apr. 19: Peridot

    by Layna Palmer, Olivine and Peridot Shop Peridot Cabochons | Shop Peridot CZ Stones In a previous Gem Profile we discussed Basalt, that bland black rock that makes up magma and lava, as being the most...

    • Posted April 19, 2013
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  • Jewelry Resource Dec. 12: Birthstones and Gemstones

    by Rose Marion, Wire Jewelry Resource for December 12, 2012 Birthstones Every little girl learns her birthstone, so she can feel like she’s wearing jewelry that’s made just for her. Now as a wire jewelry artist,...

    • Posted December 12, 2012
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  • Wire Jewelry Idea: Mother’s Ring

    by Rose Marion, Wire Jewelry Idea for February 1, 2012 Name: Jennifer’s Mother Ring Submitted by: Joan Huck Technique used: snapsets, ringmaking Materials used: 20-gauge square sterling silver wire Citrine and Garnet CZs Snapsets Ring mandrel...

    • Posted February 1, 2012
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  • Wire Jewelry Resource: Gemstone Charts

    by Rose Marion, Wire Jewelry Idea for January 11, 2012 The tradition of birthstones is a wonderful way to make jewelry that is tailored to a person that you haven’t even met yet. Simply keeping the...

    • Posted January 11, 2012
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