Voyagers Jewelry Tip of the Month:
As the heat of
August starts to rise,
so to does the "gem of the sun".
This stone was named Peridot by the Ancient Egyptians due to its
host of healing properties and magical powers and is the birthstone for August.
popularity for its versatility,
Peridot comes in a variety of shapes and
and works well with other gemstones, Sterling Silver, Gold
and various precious metals. Peridot is also known to guard against the
evil eye and help dreams become reality;
plus, this "feel good "gem
is said to reduce depression, nurture happiness, and bring
peace and good luck.
Gem, that is sometimes found in meteorites, Peridot is a beautiful
A fairly hard stone and can be worn regularly.
in warm soapy water with a soft brush.
(for a full list of birthstones
by month click here
you like the warm elegance of Yellow Gold
prefer the cool allure of White Gold or Platinum
combine them both with a bi-color jewelry design...
Reuse, Recycle, Repair, Remount
Unique and Custom creations are Voyagers specialty -
unlike most jewelers,
we do all work in house and are able to work with existing pieces to
make them "new" again from a good cleaning and polishing to adding
stones or reusing a part of the old design to create a new piece. This
ability to create brand new from scratch, innovative designs, to reusing
and redesigning existing pieces allows Voyagers to be your personal and
full service jewelers. We do free estimates for any design.
always, we recommend that you regularly have your jewelry checked &
inspected. We can do that while you wait ... as well as keep
your jewelry sparkling & clean.....
After cleaning, we
will check for any missing stones; inspect each stone for
tightness; and look for chips, nicks and breakage.
Prongs, shanks and mountings will be inspected for wear and cracks.
If repairs are needed, we will make suggestions and discuss possible
options with you.
here for more
information on having your jewelry repaired.
here for more
information on having jewelry designed