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Emerald GemstonesWhen you think of a green gemstone, what is the first image that comes to mind? More than likely it’s a vivid green emerald. While there are many different green colored gemstones, emeralds are by far the most popular. The emerald has been a gemstone of fascination for over six thousand years. Admired for centuries for their radiant color, emeralds boast regality and elegance. Many kings and queens throughout history have adorned emeralds, securing their place as one of the most regal gemstones. Cleopatra, the Queen of Egypt, was infatuated with emeralds. Her emerald mine in Upper Egypt was one of the earliest occurrences of emeralds in history. Similarly, Queen Elizabeth II is known to have an amazing collection of emerald jewelry, including her famous emerald diadem. Wearing emerald jewelry is sure to highlight your inner Queen/King.
The vivacious color of emeralds makes a bold center stone for any kind of jewelry. Is green your favorite color? Make that known with a radiant emerald solitaire ring or a charming pair of emerald studs. These gorgeous gemstones can also be paired with diamonds or other colored gemstones to make their color truly pop. Whether you choose to set emeralds as the center stone or side stones in your jewelry is entirely up to your personal style and preference. Either way, emeralds are an eye-catching fashion statement.
If you’re more interested in the mystical properties of gemstones, emeralds are full of history and lore. Emerald is the May birthstone and is the gemstone for 20th wedding anniversaries. It is believed that emeralds have many positive attributes for the mind and spirit. Emeralds are known to detoxify negativity and transform it into positive energy. They also promote kindness and sympathy. If you or someone you know need a bit of positivity in life, emeralds make the perfect gift.
Emerald jewelry always makes others green with envy because they’re so beautiful and radiant. Visit Leo Hamel’s on San Diego Avenue to view our wide collection of gorgeous green emerald rings, earrings, necklaces, and more.