October 21, 2009

October Birthstone: Pink Tourmaline

Pink Tourmaline the gemstone for October is said give strength and power to the wearer. Tourmaline is the altnernate birthstone for October Borns. Tourmalines are pyroelectric in nature i.e. if the gem is heated it takes on a static electric charge and starts attracting light-weight objects....

October 16, 2009

The 4C’s in detail – Understanding Clarity

Clarity is defined by the presence of inclusions and other internal characteristics within the diamond and blemishes on the surface of the diamond. Most of us in India have heard phrases like "dosham", "daag", etc. when it comes to buying a diamond. All of these...

October 8, 2009

Dazzling Diamond Jewellery for Diwali

Diwali is round the corner and what better way to celebrate the festival of lights than with sparkling diamond jewellery. Infact buying or gifting jewellery during Diwali and Dhanteras has more or less become the norm these days. However shopping during Diwali is also extremely difficult....

September 9, 2009

September Birthstone: Blue Sapphire

Blue Sapphire, the birthstone of September derives meaning from several ancient languages: the Persian word "safir" (meaning "beloved of Saturn"), the Latin "sapphirus" (meaning "blue"), and the Greek word "sappheiros" for the island of Sappherine in the Arabian Sea where sapphires were found in ancient...

September 5, 2009

Winners of the “Name our Jewellery” Contest

We ran a contest for in Facebook for our fans recently and the response has been great. As part of the contest we asked customers to give creative names to some of our pieces of jewellery The online contest that was rolled out on 26th August closed...