With so many colors and varieties available, garnet buying can be daunting. Whether starting your collection or completing it, our guide can help.
A precision faceter can turn a rough stone into a story gemstone as unique as each client. Choosing the right rough is the first step in the design process.
Identifying garnets by species is complicated. Learn how to use refractive index, hue, and absorption spectrum readings to simply the separation process.
Garnet species are always found as mixtures. Learn what’s distinctive about the rhodolite variety.