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Fun Gem Facts about Zircon, the Original December Birthstone

From Stuller: BLUE ZIRCON December’s birthstone combines a gorgeous green blue color with a fiery brilliance akin to diamond. In fact for centuries, people confused colorless zircon with diamond. Today, unfortunately, many consumers think zircon is the same as lab-grown cubic zirconia. This error keeps them from enjoying zircon’s sparkling beauty. Aging gracefully How long [...]

By |2015-12-10T18:25:49+00:00December 10th, 2015|Birthstones, Zircon|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 [...]

By |2014-12-01T20:28:05+00:00December 1st, 2014|Birthstones, Tanzanite, Topaz, Zircon|0 Comments