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Peridot is the birthstone of August. It symbolizes strength. Peridot is known as an “extreme gem” born of fire and brought to light, one of only two gems (diamond is the other) formed not in the Earth’s crust, but in molten rock of the upper mantle and brought to the surface by the tremendous forces of earthquakes and volcanoes.  → Read more

When you are inspired to find a stone with meaning and beauty do you explore birthstone characteristics, historical significance or personal preference? Ruby is an excellent choice that covers all. Ruby is noble, regal, it is chi and life force, it is the blood of the → Read more

Artist Spotlight on jewelry designer Nancy Ellinghaus. Nancy creates stud earrings with a variety of stones. They are so versatile they can be worn with everything from jeans to formal wear. → Read more

Downtown Boulder celebrates spring every year with more than 15,000 tulips blooming all along the Pearl Street Mall, and a festival featuring the Tulip Fairy and entertainment. → Read more

Diamonds have been popular gifts for centuries and today are known most as the stone in an engagement ring. → Read more