Janet Deleuse Blog Archive

  • 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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  • 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 Open Tuesdays-Saturdays 10:30-5:00    415-459-3739  deleuse@deleusejewelers.com Online shopping Deleuse.com  

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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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  • Caribbean Blue Aquamarine

    Janet Deleuse Selected in the Contemporary Jewelers Design Group

    Janet Deleuse  has been selected to be included in the Contemporary Jewelry Design Group. The Contemporary Jewelry Design Group is a national organization dedicated to the promotion of creative jewelry design and committed to the highest standards of integrity and ethics in business and in […]

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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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  • Maria Felix and the Cartier La Dona

     Deleuse.com What do crocodiles, Diego Rivera, Balenciaga Couture, race horses, Placido Domingo, “Ashoka Diamond”, Mexican Cinema, Yaqui Indians, and Cartier have in common? Maria Felix  aka  La Dona. Maria Felix was born one of twelve children to Bernardo Felix of Yaqui descent and Josefina Guerna […]

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  • Cultured Pearl Bag, Janet Deleuse Luxury Accessory Label

       PLEASE VISIT DELEUSE.COM TO SHOP ONLINE Janet Deleuse Designer Cultured Pearl Bag Round white cultured pearl bag on black silk satin with mesh chain Bag measures 8″ X 6″ X 2″  with inset zipper Mesh steel chain approximately 17″ from shoulder Made in USA, one […]

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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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  • A Glimpse of What We’ve Been Creating in Precious Metals and Fine Gems/Diamonds

    Janet Deleuse Designer Portfolio of a few items created for clients and for Deleuse Jewelers. PLEASE VISIT DELEUSE.COM TO SHOP ONLINE Shop deleuse.com.                                                                                                Shop Janet Deleuse Designer Jewelry  deleuse.com All one of a kind in the finest gems and precious metals.

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