Archive for December 2020

Jewels For Ringing In The New Year

By Tanya Dukes, INSTORE Magazine, Guest Editor As has been said a thousand million times before, 2020 has been a year unlike any other in living memory. Despite the disruptions we’ve all endured in every aspect of our lives, one of the things that remains unchanged is the end-of-year impulse to take a break and…

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The Perfect Holiday Gifts for the Young at Heart

Everyone has different tastes when it comes to jewelry, but the one thing we can all agree on is that the perfect piece truly completes any look. There’s nothing like a great pair of earrings you truly love and can wear every day, or a necklace or bracelet that is a complement to every outfit…

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Garnet: Gem Of Faith

The garnet gemstone is often associated with its deep red hue, but the most common misconception about garnets is that the gemstone is only produced in an array of reds from rust colored to deep violet-red. In actuality, garnet is the name used for a large group of rock-forming minerals that come in a rich…

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Amethyst: Gem of Stability

Amethyst is the purple variety of the quartz and the most valued member of the quartz family. The purple color can range from a light lilac to a deep, intense royal purple, and from brownish to vivid. Amethyst also commonly shows what is called color zoning, which in the case of amethyst usually consists of…

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Holiday Gift Guide: Building Blocks For Her Jewelry Box

By Tanya Dukes, INSTORE Magazine, Guest Editor ’Tis the season for giving thanks to the people who mean the most to us. In a challenging year, which is unlike any in memory, focus on gifts that will make life easier and a little more beautiful, like jewelry essentials she’ll want to turn to every time…

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