Author Archives: Sharon Coleman

Busting the Myth: Why does Silver cause Fingers to go Green?

Why does Silver cause Fingers to go Green

Being green fingered is a desirable quality if you’re a keen gardener, but if you’re wearing jewellery? Not so much. The green staining from jewellery has often been associated with cheap or poor quality metals, but that isn’t the case. We’re myth busting this one today so you can dig out the jewellery you discarded […]

Laboratory Grown Precious Stones


The Beauty of Laboratory Grown Precious Stones The natural gemstone industry is fraught with environmental, social and ethical problems. Mining of gemstones is a dirty business which can be dangerous for miners, not to mention some of the world’s largest deposits of gemstones are in conflict areas. Precious stones are also in scarce supply, which […]