May Birthstone: Emerald

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The May Birthstone

Emerald is the birthstone for the month of May.  Happy birthday to all the emerald May babies!

Emerald is found in the Southern hemisphere, primarily in two locations. The African stones are a bluer hue and typically contain black chromite inclusions. The Colombian / Brazilian stones span the borders of the two countries and more often contain White Calcite inclusions. Both typically have a “Jardin” or “garden” of flaws. Emerald is a gem from Biblical times and continues to remain popular today.

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Gift Guide for Mother’s Day ~ Part 3

Happy Mother's Day MomMother’s Day ~ Sunday May 14th

This edition of #FashionFriday will be our final installment of the Gift Guide for Mother’s Day.

 Hopefully you have already scored yourself the perfect present for your mom, but if that’s not the case, don’t fear… Part 3 of our Mother’s Day gift guide is here!

If you missed part one & two, check them out too! 😉

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Gift Guide for Mother’s Day ~ Part 1

Happy Mother's Day

That wonderful time of year when we celebrate our magical mothers is upon us again!


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Food For Thought: The Mother’s Day Calculator

A Mother’s Value…

1)Fill in your age.
2)Multiply by 52 weeks/year
3)Multiply by 7 days/week
4)Multiply by 24 hours/day
5)Multiply by $0.50/hour

Every mother has to be worth AT LEAST $0.50/hour.

That means, if you are 18 years old, your mother has $78,624.00 in unpaid back wages!

Now we know not everyone can afford to pay their Mom $0.50/hour, but we have deals to suit every budget this Mother’s Day!

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Spring has Sprung! : Spring Trends for Jewellery

Spring Trends

Spring has sprung!

The weather is finally coming around and I think it’s now safe to say that spring has sprung!  Happy FriYAY!  Time to celebrate spring trends in jewellery!!

Spring 2017 is slated to be full of fun, fresh jewellery trends, but we will also see that some of last year’s styles are here to stay.

Artsy earrings & mismatched styles are new on the scene, while chokers & “arm parties” aren’t going anywhere anytime soon. 😉

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