Birthstones Archive

  • 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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  • Fine Jewelry Restoration and Repairs, Insurance Appraisals, Diamond Brokerage Service

    PLEASE VISIT DELEUSE.COM TO SHOP ONLINE  We specialize in restoration and repairs on all fine jewelry and watches.  With 34 years of experience we will evaluate the item and give you full explanation of the repairs required with an estimate of cost and time.  Our […]

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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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  • January Birthstone, Garnet

        Janet Deleuse Designer Garnet and Fire Opal Jewelry Resembling pomegranate seeds—the little red gems were named from the Latin word, ‘Granatum.’ The gemstone Garnet is most commonly known as deep red stones with a hint of orange/brownish tones that are typically set in antique floret […]

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  • December Birthstone – Turquoise

    What other gem has been collected, traded, worn and treasured with so much passion for thousands of years as the vibrant turquoise? Turquoise, is a rare gem.  The color so extraordinary that it has been prized by civilizations since antiquity. The oldest turquoise jewelry found […]

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  • November Birthstone – Topaz

    The old Sanskrit word “tapas,” or fire, is the root word from which the modern name Topaz is derived.  Red Topaz is one of the most rare color of all the colorful topaz gemstones therefore it is extremely valued. The largest faceted red topaz found […]

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  • October Birthstone – Opal

    PLEASE VISIT DELEUSE.COM TO SHOP ONLINE Is it true that wearing an opal will bring bad luck if it’s not your birthstone?  Apparently not– derived from the Latin word for precious stone, the gemstone opal has been revered and worn since ancient times. In ancient […]

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  • September Birthstone is Sapphire

    Janet Deleuse Fine Sapphire Jewelry Featured   PLEASE VISIT DELEUSE.COM TO SHOP ONLINE Sapphires, christened, “the gem of soul and autumn” — a fitting name for the September’s birthstone.   Ancient writings revealed that wearing a sapphire would  “protect the person from envy and helping […]

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  • August Birthstone-Peridot

    August Birthstone – Peridot

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  • What are Diamonds?

    There truly is no sparkle like the sparkle of a crystal clear diamond. The birthstone for the month of April, diamond wearing is definitely not reserved for April babies only!   We wear them as symbols of love and devotion, they represent wealth and power […]

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