Gem Buying Guides

Detailed gem buying guides with example pictures and gem prices. Covers color, clarity, cut, carats, origin, values, wholesale and retail prices, and more.


Buying Guides (46)
Agate Buying Guide

Agate Buying Guide

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Alexandrite Buying Guide

Alexandrite Buying Guide

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Amber Buying Guide

Amber Buying Guide

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Amethyst Buying Guide

Amethyst Buying Guide

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Ammolite Buying Guide

Ammolite Buying Guide

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Aquamarine Buying Guide

Aquamarine Buying Guide

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Blue Tourmaline (Indicolite) Buying Guide

Blue Tourmaline (Indicolite) Buying Guide

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Chrome Tourmaline Buying Guide

Chrome Tourmaline Buying Guide

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Chrysoprase Buying Guide

Chrysoprase Buying Guide

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Citrine Buying Guide

Citrine Buying Guide

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Conch Pearl Buying Guide

Conch Pearl Buying Guide

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Crystalline Quartz Buying Guide

Crystalline Quartz Buying Guide

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Demantoid Garnet Buying Guide

Demantoid Garnet Buying Guide

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Diamond Rating: A Beginner’s Guide

Diamond Rating: A Beginner’s Guide

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Emerald Buying Guide

Emerald Buying Guide

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Garnet Buying Guide

Garnet Buying Guide

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Green Tourmaline (Verdelite) Buying Guide

Green Tourmaline (Verdelite) Buying Guide

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Iolite Buying Guide

Iolite Buying Guide

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Jade Buying Guide

Jade Buying Guide

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Kunzite Buying Guide

Kunzite Buying Guide

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Lapis Lazuli Buying Guide

Lapis Lazuli Buying Guide

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Malaya Garnet Buying Guide

Malaya Garnet Buying Guide

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Melo Pearl Buying Guide

Melo Pearl Buying Guide

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Moonstone Buying Guide

Moonstone Buying Guide

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Morganite Buying Guide

Morganite Buying Guide

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Opal Buying Guide

Opal Buying Guide

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Oregon Sunstone Buying Guide

Oregon Sunstone Buying Guide

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Padparadscha Sapphire Buying Guide

Padparadscha Sapphire Buying Guide

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Paraíba Tourmaline Buying Guide

Paraíba Tourmaline Buying Guide

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Pearl Buying Guide

Pearl Buying Guide

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Peridot Buying Guide

Peridot Buying Guide

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Precious Coral Buying Guide

Precious Coral Buying Guide

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Quahog Pearl Buying Guide

Quahog Pearl Buying Guide

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Rubellite Tourmaline Buying Guide

Rubellite Tourmaline Buying Guide

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Ruby Buying Guide

Ruby Buying Guide

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Rutilated Quartz Buying Guide

Rutilated Quartz Buying Guide

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Sapphire Buying Guide

Sapphire Buying Guide

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Sphalerite Buying Guide

Sphalerite Buying Guide

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Spinel Buying Guide

Spinel Buying Guide

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Tanzanite Buying Guide

Tanzanite Buying Guide

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Topaz Buying Guide

Topaz Buying Guide

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Tourmaline Buying Guide

Tourmaline Buying Guide

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Tridacna Pearl Buying Guide

Tridacna Pearl Buying Guide

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Turquoise Buying Guide

Turquoise Buying Guide

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Watermelon Tourmaline Buying Guide

Watermelon Tourmaline Buying Guide

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Zircon Buying Guide

Zircon Buying Guide

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