A look at some of the signature JudeFrances gemstones
Labradorite -Typically a light gray color, each labradorite gemstone is unique and exhibits a unique presentation of color based on its thickness and cut. It displays a spectrum of blues, greens, and golds caused by internal fractures in the stone as light enters and reflects from within it. Due to its nature of changing colors, labradorite is known as the stone of transformation.
Emerald – A rich green gemstone more rare than diamonds. Emeralds obtain their well-known green color from trace elements of chromium, vanadium, and iron in its crystal structure. Unlike diamonds, inclusions within emeralds are highly sought after. These gemstones are a symbol of new beginnings, growth, and prosperity.
Blue Topaz – Offered in a various shades of blue ranging from light to dark otherwise referred to as Sky, Swiss, and London blue topaz. It is naturally occurring colorless topaz that undergoes a heating and irradiation process to achieve the different hues of blue. It is known as the stone of love and loyalty, making it the perfect gift for a friend or loved one.
Pearls – One of the oldest gemstones in the world that has captivated people since its initial discovery. This lustrous white stone is extremely versatile and comes in many shapes and sizes. Because of its timeless style, it can be passed along from generation to generation and should be a part of everyone’s jewelry collection.
Blue Sapphire – exhibits an eye-catching deep shade of blue. It is a treasured gemstone that has long been a symbol of royalty. It is one of the hardest gemstones, right after diamonds. This stone is highly sought after for its beautiful depth of color, hardness, durability, and luster.
Turquoise – An integral element of JudeFrances designs since the initial launch of the company. It is a cherished opaque stone characterized by its beautiful color, from light to dark blue to bluish-green and every shade in between. This stone is extremely versatile, allowing you to vary your style from timeless to contemporary.
Opal – A unique gemstone known for its kaleidoscopic display of colors. This can be attributed to a higher water contents within the stone. It’s rainbow hues can be revered from any angle its viewed, rightfully earning the stone its title as the queen of gemstones. Opal is believed to represent hope, good fortune, and love.