Most gemstones are minerals fashioned in ways to release their stunning visual properties and are often set in jewellery or other adornments. Sometimes referred to as gems, jewels, precious or semi-precious stones they have many different chemical and physical properties and in modern times these are identified and characterized by gemologists. Some gemstones are exceptionally rare, others more common place, but all must be considered wonders of our planet.
Many gemstones have been admired from ancient times and continue to fascinate us today. Gemstone prices can fluctuate heavily depending on factors such as resources, trading currencies and stability in the country of origin. Below you can see just some of the gemstones we source.