Birthstones Archive

  • August Birthstone-Peridot

    August Birthstone – Peridot

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  • Our New Store in Fairfax, Ca

          Deleuse Jewelers has relocated to a larger space in Fairfax, Ca. Stop by our showroom at 55 Broadway, Fairfax, CA  Jeff and Janet Deleuse specialize in jewelry design and fabrication, restoration/repairs of fine jewelry and watches and appraisals.   Jeff has a workbench […]

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  • July Birthstone - Ruby

    July Birthstone – Ruby

    In 1560 Benvenuto Cellini stated  ” the price of ruby was eight times that of diamond.”  And today, ruby remains the most expensive gemstone, in sizes over three carats, rivaling the price of diamond.  Wearing a ruby was said to preserve the health of the wearer […]

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  • June Birthstone – Pearl

    PLEASE VISIT DELEUSE.COM TO SHOP ONLINE The legends of pearls have been spoken about since antiquity.  In Persian mythology, pearls were treasured as one of the most valuable of all gems, and regarded as “tears of the Gods.”  The Chinese believed that pearls were jewels […]

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  • May Birthstone – Emerald

    Dedicated to the goddess Venus, emerald is symbolic for immortality and faith. Emerald represented resurrection to the early Christians.  In the eleventh century Marbode wrote that emerald improves memory, eloquence and can bring joy to its wearer . Pilny described that emeralds were recommended for […]

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  • Loose Diamonds in all Shapes

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  • What’s New? Shop the Deleuse.com Collection

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  • Looking for a Diamond?

    Jeff Deleuse, Graduate Gemologist offers a diamond brokerage service.  With 35 years of experience of appraising and working with diamonds he will guide you through choosing a diamond with knowledge and information that you not get from other sources.  Compare Deleuse diamond quality and prices; all the information […]

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  • How to Buy a Diamond

    How to Buy A Diamond…The Birthstone for the month of April

      PLEASE VISIT DELEUSE.COM TO SHOP ONLINE The research and investment that goes into selecting a diamond can be compared to the exhilarating experience of acquiring fine art. The ability to view, wear and enjoy a beautiful gem each day parallels the veneration of a […]

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  • February Birthstone – Amethyst

    Amethyst, a beautiful young girl, was on her way to worship the mythological goddess Diana when tigers, from the orders of the Greek God Bacchus, were about to pounce on her.  In order to save Amethyst, Diana immediately froze the girl into clear crystal.  Bacchus, in his grief, poured grape […]

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