have a diverse inventory of colored stones, which are displayed
so as to inspire you with the possibilities of custom jewelry.
If there is a specific stone you are dreaming
of, we are more than happy
to find it for you. We will
search until we find the stone that is right for you.
four Cs ( Color, Cut, Clarity & Carat) can still be used
to talk about colored stones, but with different emphasis.
For most people, color becomes the number one factor. Certainly
color affects the price of a gem and often is the greatest indicator
of its value. Highly saturated, vivid color is what defines the
referring to a stone's proportions, arrangement and precision
of its faceting.
How well a stone is cut determines how it sparkles and flashes.
Gems are cut to act like prisms and mirrors, with light entering
and being reflected back out through the top so the eye perceives
it in all its glory.
Carat weight is straightforward in its effect on price: the heavier
a gem is the more expensive it becomes.
So if you are interested in buying a colored stone, come and
talk to us. Our knowledge and experience are at your disposal.