Monthly Archives: February 2015

Custom Gold Nuggets from Old Gold

Create your own “Personal Moment in Time” Custom Nugget! Shirley’s Custom Nugget Story: Shirley’s parents were married in the early 1940’s. After many years of marriage her mother lost the centre diamond of her wedding set. Her father bought her mother a new wedding ring set and the old was put in the back of a drawer for safekeeping. It was passed on to Shirley at a later date. Having her mother’s original wedding rings was very special to Shirley. She had …

Posted 26 Feb 2015 9:04 pm by : Carol Palko

Gemstone Inclusions Photo Art

Most people only look at a gem and see the beautiful sparkles and flashes of colour from their jewellery with out ever knowing what is on the inside.  There is a whole new world waiting to be discovered!               As best said by John Koivula, Chief Gemologist at GIA in introduction to Anthony de Goutière’s book “Wonders within Gemstones” … Complex, dramatic and enlightening, the seemingly limitless variety to be found in the microscopic …

Posted 12 Feb 2015 11:28 am by : Carol Palko