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Gem Show FAQ
New to the gem trade? Heading to a gem and jewelry show? Our jewelry and gem show FAQ can help you get ready and make the most of your trip.
Behind every mystical gem is a merchant. Since ancient times, malachite has been “the salesman’s stone.” Learn more about malachite symbolism…
Marketing Your Gems Online
Accurate descriptions and quality photographs are essential for marketing your gems online. Learn about options and best practices for improving…
A Consumer’s Guide to Gem Grading
Learn how gemologists evaluate color, clarity, cut, and carat for gem grading. Consumers can use this information to find the right stone for their…