December Birthstones are Zircon and Tanzanite

December has 2 wonderful Birthstones, Zircon and Tanzanite. Here is a link to a nice article about these gemstones:


Tanzanite, the new Birthstone for December

Tanzanite, the new Birthstone for December, but it is a great gemstone for everyone!

Tanzanite and Diamond Pendant, round tanzanite set into 18k Yellow Gold pendant with leaf design, brushed finish, 6 small diamond accents, around the stone and a nice large bail , 18 inch chain.


By |December 22nd, 2014|Birthstones, Diamonds, Necklaces, Pendants, Tanzanite|0 Comments

December Birthstones Blue Zircon, Tanzanite, Blue Topaz

Some fun facts on Tanzanite, the new December birthstone! http://www.gia.edu/tanzanite

We think Blue Zircon was the first December birthstone and Blue Topaz was a substitute for a few years when Blue Zircon was short in supply, but now Tanzanite joins the group. Which is your favorite? We can show you all three here in our store to […]

By |December 1st, 2014|Birthstones, Tanzanite, Topaz, Zircon|0 Comments

Tanzanite and diamond pendant necklace 14 karat white gold

Gorgeous Tanzanite Pendant surrounded with a halo of diamondshttp://hood-river-jewelers.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=60_86&products_id=517

A stunning asymmetrical Tanzanite is surrounded by a sparkling halo of diamonds in this pendant. This pendant is the perfect compliment to a little black dress or for a lavender themed wedding. A unique piece that will turn heads on any outfit.


By |June 27th, 2014|Birthstones, Diamonds, Necklaces, Pendants, Tanzanite|0 Comments

Harvest Festival Sale Today

We just received word that all fruit glass, pear shaped pearls and all earrings (excluding consignment items) are on sale today to celebrate Hood River Harvest Festival, see you soon.

Tanzanite and Diamond Pendant









Tanzanite is the (new) Birthstone for December. The color ranges from blue to violet to purple. This pendant is made of 18k yellow gold, brushed finish, leaf motif design, 18 inch chain, what’s not to love?
The history of birthstones has many interesting stories. December used to have Zircon and Turquoise as birthstones. Somewhere along the […]

By |December 19th, 2012|Birthstones, Pendants, Tanzanite|0 Comments