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5 Gemstones Rarer Than Diamond

5 Gemstones Rarer Than Diamond

by mflowers@schiffmans.com BigCommerce
You have undoubtedly heard the saying “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend”, attributed to Marilyn Monroe, and perhaps as a result, we hold diamonds as the rarest of gemstones, with exceeding value and importance. While…
The Lore of Citrine

The Lore of Citrine

by mflowers@schiffmans.com BigCommerce
Be honest. If there were a sun-stone that could make you more attractive, help you manifest wealth, and spark imagination, you would want to know how to acquire such a stone, wouldn’t you? For generations, this has been the lore…
Now Trending: Smaller Watches

Now Trending: Smaller Watches

by mflowers@schiffmans.com BigCommerce
Stephen King once wrote, “Sooner or later, everything old is new again”. In the world of luxury watches, this has often meant that vintage watches retain a place in the pantheon of horological achievement as the “first…
Graduation Gifts for Her

Graduation Gifts for Her

by mflowers@schiffmans.com BigCommerce
Graduation season is upon us! Whether you are celebrating from home with virtual ceremonies or booking flights to see your sisters, daughters, and friends walk across the stage, nothing says I'm proud of you quite like a timeless piec…
Happy Mother's Day

Happy Mother's Day

by mflowers@schiffmans.com BigCommerce
After a tough year, Mother's Day is the perfect chance to shower the maternal figures in your life with extra love and care. Family means everything to us at Shreve & Co., so we sat down with ownership to discuss their favorite memo…
Spinel: An Imposter No Longer

Spinel: An Imposter No Longer

by Maddie Flowers
For centuries, it was believed that spinels and rubies were the same stone, which led spinel to acquire its trademark of being an imposter in the ancient jewelry world. Having every bit of richness and beauty as a ruby, while also bein…
Why You Should Add Spinel to Your Jewelry Box

Why You Should Add Spinel to Your Jewelry Box

by Maddie Flowers
Spinel's outstanding wide range of colors demands to be noticed. For years, it has taken a back seat in the world of gems, almost always outshined by rubies, but it's multitude of hues deserves a special spot in your jewelry box. This…