old gemstone blogs

You may not know this about me, but I love sharing information about gemstones... writing about them here lets me share information that will hopefully help you become a more informed gemstone buyer.

Hope you enjoy reading these blogs!

Sally x


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how many different varieties are there!

poppy jasper

I love the descriptive names given to some of the jaspers…

Poppy jasper above - with poppy-like red orbs

dalmatian jasper

Dalmatian jasper above - lovely and spotty!

porcelain jasper

Porcelain jasper above - such delicate colours

imperial jasper

Imperial jasper above - fantastic patterns

mookaite jasper

Mookaite jasper - only found in Australia!

These are only 5 of MANY different varieties - have fun discovering them as this opaque form of quartz are great to use in jewellery.  

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