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Headwinds Slow 2019 Vegas Business, Lab-grown Diamonds Proliferate

Decent demand for finished jewelry, but less for loose gems. Plus: Lab-grown diamonds and responsible, sustainable business practices.

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Jewelry Glossary Project Survey

A call for input from gem and jewelry professionals for a glossary to define industry-specific terms.

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Trillion-cut blue hyalite opals.
Sourcing Stones with Columbia Gem House

Thoughts from a longtime Tucson exhibitor on responsible practices and the changing market trends.

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“Ethics of Jewelry” panelists at the Met.
"The Ethics of Jewelry" at MetFridays

A summary of “The Ethics of Jewelry” panel, held at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art on January 25, 2019.

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These pink and green tourmalines from the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Gem Legacy: A Nonprofit for East African Communities

A gem dealer gives back to the mining communities that have supplied gems over the course of his career.

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Old European cut diamond.
Recycled Gemstones from Perpetuum Jewels

A wholesaler supplying the bridal market with recycled gemstones and antique cuts shares his thoughts on the market and on responsible practices.

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“Candelabra” Necklace
The Rock Hound: Muzo Emeralds and Ethical Practices

Susi Smither discusses her sustainable, responsible, and ethically based business practices.

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Accredited Gemologists Association (AGA) Conference

A report from the Accredited Gemologists Association (AGA) Conference, held in Tucson, Arizona, on February 6, 2019

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2019 AGTA GemFair
Tucson 2019 Overview

An overview from the 2019 Tucson gem shows.

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Rough tsavorite.
Revealing “The Angel in the Stone”: The Largest Known Square Cushion-Cut Tsavorite

A 283.74 ct rough tsavorite from Merelani, Tanzania, yields a square cushion-cut gemstone weighing 116.76 ct.

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