As society evolved, so did the technology to combat the softness of turquoise and today we have several types of processes for turquoise. You've probably wondered what the differences are between natural, enhanced, stabilized, reconstituted, fracture-sealed, artificial, synthetic, block, boulder and white buffalo turquoise. I know we received a few emails asking these types of questions, so don't be shy! I'll explain them each in turn - some today, and some next Friday, to finish our series on turquoise.
Irisha Patterson carefully selected these turquoise stones with pyrite inclusions and then wrapped this turquoise cabochon set in sterling silver and 14kt gold-filled wire
Karen McCoun wire wrapped this gorgeous turquoise nugget into a fitting silver ring.