Gemstone Lore

At Parlé Jewelry Designs, we'll tell you all about 'Stones that Speak'.

Among mother nature's most beautiful gifts: colored gemstones have been fascinating mankind for centuries.

Since antiquity, gemstones' history has been surrounded by legends.
Ancient people have attributed them mythical properties and healing abilities.

The rarity of the most precious gemstones have made them symbols of power.
Kings, Queens and the Powerful have seeked them to display their wealth.

Gemstones exist in as many colors as one can imagine. Each family, group and species have their own set of physical and chemical properties.

From the superstitions to the science, we love learning about what our gemstones have to say, and we think you will too.

Browse through the list and get more information on colored gemstones.
Learn more on our Gem Junkies Blog or follow the Gem Junkies Podcast.