This diamond has so many carats it’s almost a turnip. — Richard Burton

This diamond has so many carats it’s almost a turnip. — Richard Burton

It is interesting how often gem and jewelry references pop up in quotes and sayings by notable celebrities and authors. Some of the following you may find amusing, and a few may make you cry, but they all hold some element of truth. — JB I have always felt a gift diamond shines so much better than one you buy for yourself. –Mae West Let us not be too particular. It is better to .

Welcome to the new!

Well it’s been a year long process but we hope this new website is easier to use at your office, at home, and on the go. It’s our goal to keep it up-to-date so you know what is in stock and what is new. Please don’t hesitate to send us any comments or let us know if anything is out of place!

Bon Voyage to Hong Kong, Mr. Breski!

Mr. Breski is in Hong Kong for the Gem & Jewelry Fair. He is in search of new gemstones for this Fall and upcoming Holiday Season. Ethiopian opals and blue moonstones are on his list, as well as tanzanites, aquamarines, and morganites (and many more). We are hearing rumblings of morganites being a hot gemstone right now. We will keep you posted on his return, new treasures, and any trends he has noticed. Stay .

Introducing our Petals Collection

Finally! Our new Petals collection is ready for sale. We wanted all eight available gemstone varieties complete before we unveil the collection this weekend at the Select Show in Dallas. Preliminary feedback is very positive as Petals are so versatile; daytime with jeans or candle light dinners Petals blend with almost any wardrobe. Visit our new product section on the homepage, or check out Facebook for a peek at the collection.  

End of Summer Thoughts

Well here we are entering the homestretch of this seemingly interminable political season. The sad thing is when the voting and hoopla are over, nothing much will change; history has proven that. Despite the power of the White House, what happens on the Hill is a largely uncontrolled morass of party infighting with the first order of business being the job preservation of our elected officials. Term limits would solve that problem and then .