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General Gemstone and Jewellery Information
Education - September 23, 2016

Selling Gemstones and Coloured Diamonds, Final Thoughts

Selling Gemstones and Coloured Diamonds, Final Thoughts In the last section of the gemstone guide, we took a look at Certificates and Gem Reports. If you've had a chance to read all the previous sections of the gemstone guide, well done! We conclude this series of posts with my final thoughts on getting down to the nitty gritty of selling coloured gemstones and fancy coloured diamonds.
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Education - September 23, 2016

Introduction to our Selling Gemstones Guide

Introduction to the Gemstone Guide  The worst way to lose a sale is when you show a lack of knowledge about the product you are selling.  It gets worse when it is a high priced, high profit piece of jewellery. This happens regularly with the sale of coloured gemstones stones and fancy coloured diamonds and it is one reason why many more 'white' diamonds are sold than rubies, sapphires and fancy...
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Education - September 21, 2016

All You Need to Know About Fancy Sapphires

Fancy Coloured Sapphires In the last section of the gemstone guide, we took a look at Blue Sapphires. This section of the Gemstone Guide gets a bit more technical as we take a closer look at Fancy Colour Sapphires. Sapphires come in a whole rainbow of colours, and anything that is not a blue sapphire, or red ruby for that matter in corundum, is categorised as a fancy coloured sapphire.  
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Education - September 21, 2016

Introducing Coloured Gemstones and Fancy Coloured Diamonds

Ask the average consumer to name a precious gemstone and the diamond will typically be the first stone mentioned. However, there are four stones that are generally given the 'gemstone' designation; white and fancy coloured diamonds, rubies, emeralds and sapphires.
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