Skeletons in the closets!

We wanted to end our month long tribute to “Opals” with something fun and because its also halloween, we wanted to feature something a little spooky but so very creative, 18K blackened gold pendants with opals, sapphires and enamel, Boo! 

Fun myth: The opal is said to be many things including the most powerful of healing stones, the stone of hope, the stone of great achievement and even the “stone of the Gods”. 

 

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The Secret’s Out!

Our two cents’ worth Funday Friday pick is a bit of a secret….On the eve of halloween a little something for the secret keepers, Shhhhhh! 

18K blackened gold ring adorned with rubies, “Poison Ring.”

Fun history: Poison rings were originated in India and the Far East as a natural replacement for the bags and pouches people had worn in ancient times to secure special and valuable objects. 

 

Once Bitten, Twice….

Our two cents’ worth Tuesday pick is this impressive snake ring, featuring fancy pink and yellow diamonds, an emerald in an unusually-shaped colored titanium setting, “Sssssssss-pec-tac-u-lar!

Fun fact: The current world record for most expensive gemstone sold at auction belongs to the 59.6 carat Fancy Vivid Pink diamond named the “Pink Star.” 

 

Once Bitten, Twice….

Our two cents’ worth Tuesday pick is this impressive snake ring, featuring fancy pink and yellow diamonds, an emerald in an unusually-shaped colored titanium setting, “Sssssssss-pec-tac-u-lar!
Fun fact: The current world record for most expensive gemstone sold at auction belongs to the 59.6 carat Fancy Vivid Pink diamond named the “Pink Star.” 

 

Snake Charmer’s….

Monday morning trend report…. 

Although this is not the year of the snake, it certainly feels that way, with lots of designers using snakes as inspiration for their collections, they are bringing these fascinating creatures to life, “no pun intended”, a mix of color and fine detail, showcase these creative and innovative designs. 

Fun belief: Snake carries the meanings of malevolence, cattiness and mystery, as well as acumen and divination.