Every Gemstone Has a Story to Tell

Tag: Quartz

Marble On Mind

Marble On Mind

Last month I visited one of the largest Marble warehouses I’ve possibly, EVER seen. My quest took me to a small village called ‘Kishangarh’ in Rajasthan and all I can say is the place took my breath away. Marble and Granite were all I could […]

India’s Treasure Trove : Jaipur

India’s Treasure Trove : Jaipur

India is known for its rich culture and today it has become a prominent country leading the worlds economy. Tucked in the heart of India is the city of Jaipur, named after Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler of Amber in 1727. Samode Haveli, […]

2014 – The year of the Orchid

2014 – The year of the Orchid

This new year get ready to bring out all your purple hues as the colour of the year has been declared. Radiant Orchid has been chosen by Pantone to be the Coloroftheyear. Amethyst a variety of the species – Quartz gets its colour from the […]

Dolce and Gabbana – The Byzantine Way

Dolce and Gabbana – The Byzantine Way

Looking for ornamental, wearable jewellery this winter ? With inspiration from the Byzantine Empire, Dolce and Gabbana have created a jewellery collection that takes you back in time to an empire of riches and wealth with its gold plated bijoux studded with Swarovski crystals. These […]

A Wreath of Gems

A Wreath of Gems

On a visit to the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, I came across this beautiful spiraling wreath of gemstones. These gemstones were not just stones but had been mounted on gold rings and were part of Reverend Chauncy Hare Townshend’s collection that had been […]