Pearls For Valentines Day

Celebs In PearlsWhen people think of pearls they automatically think it’s for an older age group. Let me tell you, it’s a big misconception! Celebrities all over the world have been wearing pearls, from Blake Lively to Michelle Obama. Pearls are actually more versatile than you give credit for. Take a look at Ashley Simpson rocking a long pearls necklace with a t-shirt and a pair of skinny jeans. Or be like Rihanna (more…)

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The Titanic Comes Back To Life

Titanic

Jewelry Television (JT) and the Titanic Museum Attraction have teamed up in order to look back on the timeless jewelry collection found on the Titanic voyage 100 years ago. There are 20 pieces in this collection, each of which were named and inspired in honor of passengers who were actually aboard the majestic cruise in 1912.Old Necklace

In April of 1912, the largest movable manmade object known to man (at (more…)

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Diamonds Rise To Surface

VolcanoHow do we supply the world’s increasing demand of diamonds when we have depleted the mines? The answer is to look within. Just like the oil sands may help the oil shortage in a couple of years, we may have discovered a new source for diamonds. A research team has uncovered a volcanic process that carries diamonds from the Earth’s mantle to the surface.
The trip takes less than two days and brings (more…)

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136 Carat Fancy Yellow Diamond Found

Fancy YellowWorkers in a Siberian diamond mine have found what could possibly turn out to be the world’s largest fancy vivid yellow faceted diamond. In late April of last year, a 136 carat rough yellow diamond was uncovered in the Yakutia mine by the Udachninsky Mining Company. The color of the stone is described as “honey yellow” and has an irregular shape.
The Idachninsky Mining Company is a subdivision of (more…)

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Men Are From Mars, Women Are From PSR J1719-1438

Diamond Planet

Move over Cullinan Diamond – there’s something out there that will give you a run for your money. Way, way, out there in fact. Astronomers have spotted an exotic planet about 4,000 light years away in the constellation of Serpens, which is made mostly of diamond!

Under close examination of this planet, which has been named PSR J1719-1438, showed that it is comprised largely of carbon, yet because (more…)

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Tahitian Dream

PearlsTahitian Pearls are also known as “Black Pearls”. They are typically found in French Polynesia and in the South Pacific. The first culturing started in 1961 in Bora Bora where they discovered Pearl Farms could multiply in the region. Therefor farms were created in Manihi, Marutea and Mangareva in order to increase French Polynesian pearl production.

The actual process of raising a pearl is not easy, (more…)

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Valentines Is Just Around The Corner…

ValentinesValentines Day, a girl’s favorite holiday in a year! The day to celebrate two peoples love and affection for one another.

Experts are not 100% positive where the origins of Valentines Day came, however they do have an idea. A Roman, Saint Valentine was martyred for refusing to give up Christianity. He died on February 14, 269 AD the same day which had been devoted to love lotteries. Love lotteries (more…)

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Gold Rush

Dragon

On January 23, the world’s fortunes changed drastically. That is, according to Chinese astrologers who predict that this is the year that big things will come to pass. The date marks the beginning of the Year of the Dragon, the most auspicious of the twelve years in the Lunar zodiac.

To those who celebrate the Lunar New Year, celebrations are unlike any other holiday of the year. Endless plates (more…)

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Most Expensive Golden Globe Looks!

Sofia Vergara JewelsSofia Vergera stunned us all at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards! She was in a beautiful blue strapless, sweetheart neck lined Vera Wang gown. “The Modern Family” star was wearing an extravagant amount of jewelry, totaling $5 million.

The jewelry consisted of heavily diamond studded diamond chandelier earrings, two diamond arm cuffs with two mesmerizing diamond rings on both her middle fingers.

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Emerald Envy

The world’s largest cut emerald is now up for grabs – but not just by anybody. Those with about $1.15 million dollars –the stone’s appraised value –burning a hole in their pocket can have a chance at the bragging rights of owning this once-in-a-lifetime find.

The stone weighs in at 11.5 kilograms, equal to a staggering 57,500 carats!! It is adeptly named Teodora, meaning “Gift of God.”

The existence (more…)

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