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Gorgeous Garnets!

Gorgeous Garnets!

While most people think of garnets as beautiful rich-red colored gems, garnets actually come in a rainbow of gorgeous colors! Learn more about the five main species of garnets and their beautiful color variations!

Mystical Powers of Gems - Part One

Mystical Powers of Gems - Part One

From ancient times and across all cultures, gemstones have been prized, not only for their beauty, but also for their special powers to protect, heal, guide, and enlighten. Here are seven popular gemstones - opal, pearl, peridot, ruby, sapphire (blue) , tanzanite, and tourmaline (pink) - and their purported powers.