What Are the “4 Cs” of Grading Diamonds?
Read our primer on how jewelers rate the value and quality of diamonds. With these precious gemstones, it's not all about size.
12 Jewelers Who Use the Tagua Nut as an Ethical Ivory Substitute
These jewelry designers were challenged by Vogue Italia to craft pieces from the ivory palm nut, and the results are incredible.
Why Amulet Jewelry Has Been Spellbinding Us for Millennia
Amulets were among mankind's first fashion accessories, used since prehistoric times to strengthen and protect the wearer. Their allure remains strong to this day.
April Birthstone: Diamond
The ultra-cherished gemstone, associated with storybook engagements and red-carpet grand entrances, has a dramatic history on its hands.
February Birthstone: Amethyst
Why did the ancient Greeks and Romans believe this wine-colored quartz would keep them from getting drunk?