Beyonce’s Emerald Earrings Rock President Obama’s Inauguration

Beyonce made President Obama’s inauguration day crowd green with envy with her 80 carat emerald earrings. If you watched President Obama’s Inauguration coverage on January 21st, 2013 and you saw Beyonce perform and of course, you noticed the beautiful (and huge) 80 carat emerald earrings she wore, created by designer Lorraine Schwartz. So strikingly beautiful […]

Exchange Rate Demands: Buy Emeralds Now

There may not be a better time to buy Colombian emeralds than right now. Buying emeralds direct from Colombia now with the current exchange rates, may help you afford the emerald you’ve always wanted.

Angelina Jolie’s Emeralds at the Oscars

Angelina obviously loves emeralds, as she’s photographed on the red carpet with a pair of beautiful and unmistakably Colombian emerald earrings.

Colombian Gem Lab Open For Business

Embassy Emeralds first reported in June of 2008, the creation of a new gemological laboratory that was to be formed in a joint effort by the Colombian government and Fedesmeraldas (Emerald Federation). The new lab is now open and known as the Centro de Desarrollo Tecnológico de la Esmeralda Colombiana (CDTEC) or Colombian Emerald Technological […]

Blog Migration in Progress

Embassy Emeralds’ Official Blog is migrating from to the Embassy Emeralds domain.

Colombia’s Government Takes a More Active Roll in the Emerald Trade

Colombia’s government and the Emerald Federation work to create new, authoritative gem lab to support Colombia’s world famous emerald trade.