A History Lesson to Correct a Common Spelling Error

One of the most common spelling errors in the gemstone business… Colombian emeralds are often confused with the non-existent Columbian emeralds. A short look at the history of these words helps us understand the difference.

My Favorite Gemstones

A fun but brief rundown of my three favorite gemstones and some honorable mentions. Maybe this will get you thinking about your favorites.

Trapiche Emeralds – A Rare Stone Indeed

Embassy Emeralds blogs on the topic of the rare trapiche emeralds from Colombia. The blog describes their unique characteristics and attempts to help the reader understand just how rare this unique stone is.