One of the best parts of my job is picking out and discovering new gemstones. I've always been interested in gemology and started collecting interesting rocks at a young age. The transformation from rough rock into wearable works of art never ceases to amaze me.
Before I begin making anything new, I spend some time with my new stones. I check all of the facets, inspect the clarity (when necessary) and look to be sure the stone has something about it that makes it unique and special. I usually play around with different gemstones to see which colors and shapes work best together. Then I begin designing...
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