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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April Birthstone: Diamond

Shine bright like a diamond!

The April Birthstone

… “Shine bright like a diamond” … “Better a diamond with a  flaw than a pebble without” … “A diamond is merely a lump of coal that did well under pressure” … “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend (& a man’s worst enemy)” … “The only carrots that interest me are the number of carats in a diamond” … “Shine on you crazy diamond” …

……….& the list goes on & on! The subject of many a quote, diamonds are without a doubt the most well-known gemstone in the entire world!  Diamond is also the birthstone for the month of April.

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March Birthstone: Aquamarine

March birthstone

Aquamarine! The birthstone for March babies! …And to celebrate we are holding another monthly birthstone contest on Facebook!! The prize is pictured below 🙂 Click here to find the contest entry form! Good Luck!

March birthstone Facebook contest

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Fabulous February Birthstone…

Happy birthday February Babies!  Today’s post will be all about your beautiful February birthstone – Amethyst!  Happy Birthday February Babies

“Amethyst is a common gem with an uncommonly long heritage.” – “The Dan”

Amethyst was used by ancient Egyptians!  Reference to amethyst has been made since the very beginning of recorded time!

Read more about Amethyst’s history & technical info from “The Dan” here: Click Me! 🙂

Amethyst is the February birthstone!

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Canadian Gemstone: Labradorite

‘Made In Canada’ Matters

Labradorite is an absolutely stunning Canadian(!) gemstone.  With the growing popularity of ‘#shoplocal’ initiatives, the purchasing of products that are ‘made in Canada’ has become more and more important to Canadians.  We love to show our clients Labradorite -both uncut & set in jewellery- especially if they have never heard of it before!  A unanimous favourite, this Canadian gemstone is one that everyone here at Westdale Jewellers could go on & onnnnnn about all day! 😉

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