How to take care of gemstones?
Gem Care Guide
Only stones that need special handling are listed.
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.
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.
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.
Clean Emeralds with a dry soft cloth. Avoid household chemicals and ultrasonic jewelry cleaners.
Clean Garnet with a dry soft cloth.
Do not clean Peridot in a home ultrasonic cleaner.
Clean Tanzanite with warm, soapy water and a soft bristle brush. Avoid using ultrasonic cleaning.
Clean Topaz with warm, soapy water. Do not use ultrasonic cleaning.
What are the birthstones?
June Alexandrite or Pearl
September Blue Sapphire
October Opal or Pink Tourmaline
November Citrine or Yellow Topaz
December Blue Tourmaline, Zircon or Turquoise
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.