A RAINBOW OF COLOUR
A VERITABLE RAINBOW
There are so many gemstones to be discovered. Some people seek them for beauty, some for rarity and some for the sheer sensation of enjoying something magical and fantastically fun.
Traditional gemstones: Ruby, Emerald & Blue Sapphire. Because of their lasting appeal and distinguished history, these 3 gemstones have stood the test of time and remain a powerful beacon to gem lovers.
New classics: Gemstones that are rising stars in the world of gemstones. These include Tanzanite, Tourmaline, Aquamarine, Imperial Topaz and Tsavorite Garnet.
Connoisseur gemstones: Gemstones that have a more specialized market because they are rarer. e.g. Alexandrite.
Collector's gemstones: Gemstones which are not available in quantity. These include Morganite, other Beryls and Kunzite.
Cocktail gemstones: Gemstones that combine fantastic colour with affordability. These include Amethysts (varied colours), Citrine, Peridot, Rhodolite Garnet, Blue Topaz, Iolite, Lemon Quartz, Smokey Topaz to name but a few.
NOTE: The above categories are only meant as a guideline. Some gemstones fall into multiple categories because of the 4 C's i.e. their colour, clarity, cut and carat (weight) and launch them into a new realm of collectability.