October 7, 2013

Pick up that special X’mas gift now

October 6, 2013

When colourless is boring

***Pls note that the jewellery featured in this particular post is not by Heritage Gems.  Coloured gemstone engagement rings have long been used among royalty and Old Money as a profession of their love for each other. Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor with a stunning 19.77ct emerald engagement ring. Truly a gem piece: Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon with her Ruby engagement ring surrounded by diamonds In more current times, royalty engagement such as Princess Diana’s 18ct stunning blue sapphire ring to which Kate Middleton was subsequently proposed to by Prince William are definitely redefining engagement ring traditions. Stunning blue sapphire engagement ring – If it’s good enough for Prince…

October 5, 2013

Dainty Ruby Ring

The daintiest ring just newly crafted with a pretty little ruby sitting atop. This ring is most fitting of its owner, a young lady with a good eye for colour. She knows a good gem when she sees one. Not wanting something too ostentatious, suitable for daily and semi-formal occasions yet a fine quality gemstone, the final outcome of this is a pretty piece of art. An eye-clean ruby, unheated with such lustre and brilliance is a rare sight – even more rare than sourcing for an unheat fine quality sapphire. More often than not, unheated rubies coming out of current mines either lack clarity (not eye-clean) or lacks lustre…