TURQUOISE JEWELRY

Turquoise Meaning

Turquoise is one of the oldest stones associated with jewelry. Across multiple cultures and beliefs, the stone with the beautiful blue hue has captivated people over millennia. Because of its cultural history and significance, the stone actually has many meanings. Despite the stone being used in jewelry across multiple cultures, there are some meanings that …

4 Things to Know about Turquoise Jewelry

If you’ve read my previous posts about turquoise then you know how to tell real from fake, what makes turquoise jewelry unique, and why you should consider investing in the near future. Is there anything else you need to know about the beautiful blue stone with the come-hither sheen? Well, yes. There are a few lesser-known …

How to Clean Turquoise

One of the most important things about owning jewelry is that you take care of it properly. Many people have been asking me how they should go about cleaning turquoise jewelry. Can they trust the first item that comes up on a Google search? I’ve found that there are a few ways to go about …

Turquoise Jewelry Gift Guide

You might be thinking about buying someone turquoise. It’s a common practice for people that have January birthdays or maybe they just love the color, it’s unique and vibrant. If that’s the case, you might be wondering, how do I go about it? Well, you might like to learn that turquoise comes in many different …

Mixing Heishi Beads into Your Wardrobe

For quite some time the Heishi bead style has dominated the American Southwest fashion industry. What makes this style so unique is the shape and material used to create this classic design. If you’re unfamiliar, Heishi beads are typically elongated cylindrical beads made from seashells or coral. This has been a facet of Native American …

Making Fashion Simple

Let’s face it; we all have our lazy days. We want to sit and relax by the TV but sometimes obligations force us to dress up for the occasion. I’m all about a minimalist look. It’s simple and typically looks elegant if done right. That’s why accessories are so important. You want, at least, one …

Turquoise Style Guide

Turquoise jewelry has a rich history over cultures around the world. Even Cleopatra wore beautiful turquoise and lapis lazuli pieces with gold settings to proudly display her elegance and allure. So how exactly does one go about adding turquoise jewelry into their wardrobe and pulling off the stone with matching outfits? Now the fashion gods ...

Turquoise Jewelry: The New Diamond

For quite some time, turquoise has been put down in the fashion industry as a “lesser-stone” and hasn’t made much progress in recent years. However, 2016 has seen the rebirth of this stone. From fashion designers to jeweler artisans, turquoise is becoming the “it-stone” of this year and will most likely continue onto the next …

Turquoise: The Perfect December Birthstone

Remember the start of December is on the way and if you want to celebrate all those December babies the right way, turquoise jewelry is the way to do it. Not to sound too preachy at this point, but they really do make the perfect December birthstone. The point of a December birthstone is to …

Turquoise Jewelry: on the Rise

Now, hear me out because I’ve done a bit of research on the matter. Turquoise jewelry has seen a recent surge in price and value because of the depletion of turquoise mines across the Southwest. Likewise, diamond prices continue to be driven down, due to newer and better ways of creating artificial diamonds. Among that …