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How to take care of gemstones?
What are the birthstones?
Is this new or used jewelry?
Will I get genuine or man-made stones?
Do you offer ring sizing or appraisals?
What is your return policy?
Do you do gift wrapping?


How to take care of gemstones?
Gem Care Guide Only stones that need special handling are listed. Amethyst Clean Amethyst in ultrasonic jewelry cleaner or with warm, soapy water and a soft bristle brush. This stone will often become paler if kept out in the sun for a long period of time. Aquamarine Clean Aquamarine with warm, soapy water and a soft bristle brush. Do not clean in a home machine. This stone will become paler if left out in the sun for a long period of time. Citrine Most Citrine started its life as amethyst which was heated to turn its color to gold. It should be kept away from prolonged exposure to strong light or heat. Emeralds Clean Emeralds with a dry soft cloth. Avoid household chemicals and ultrasonic jewelry cleaners. Garnets Clean Garnet with a dry soft cloth. Peridot Do not clean Peridot in a home ultrasonic cleaner. Tanzanite Clean Tanzanite with warm, soapy water and a soft bristle brush. Avoid using ultrasonic cleaning. Topaz Clean Topaz with warm, soapy water. Do not use ultrasonic cleaning.

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What are the birthstones?
Birthstone Guide January Garnet February Amethyst March Aquamarine April Diamond May Emerald June Alexandrite or Pearl July Ruby August Peridot September Blue Sapphire October Opal or Pink Tourmaline November Citrine or Yellow Topaz December Blue Tourmaline, Zircon or Turquoise

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Is this new or used jewelry?
All jewelry is brand new. We currently do not offer any estate pieces for sale.

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Will I get genuine or man-made stones?
Unless stated otherwise, ALL stones are genuine, not simulated or laboratory created.

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Do you offer ring sizing or appraisals?
Not at this time. Any qualified jeweler can resize for you.

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What is your return policy?
A request for return must be made within five (5) days of receipt of merchandise. A 15% restocking fee will apply. No worn or damaged merchandise will be accepted for return or credit. Buyer will be responsible for cost of return shipping, including mandatory insurance coverage.

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Do you do gift wrapping?
No. All items are packaged in attractive hinged, velveteen jewelry boxes and then re-boxed for safe shipping and easy wrapping by you.

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