Gemstones & Gemology

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Black Diamonds AJ coverCross Over to the Dark Side.” Black diamonds have found a home right next to the flawless gems. But what are they and how can you use them? Click here for PDF.

Techno-Gems AJ coverTechno-Gems.” Sometimes in order to make the jewelry of your dreams, you need the size, color and clarity in a gemstone that only man-made materials can give you. What are these techno-gems, and how and when can you use them? Click here for PDF.