Did you know that shopping locally reduces pollution! It cuts down on transportation, processing, packaging and waste. Small businesses account for about 95% of all businesses in the United States. They also create for about 65% of all new jobs and significantly more of the money you spend stays in the local economy. A larger […]

I am so excited and ready for the lovely long days of summer. It’s time to dress up for summer, to expose our hands and arms to rings and bracelets. Pacific Beads has just received the most glorious variety of silver jewelry with unusual stones in rings, earrings, pendants, and bracelets. We have moonstone, Labradorite […]

It’s been thousands of years since the fall of ancient Egypt as a powerful domain, but we still wear jewelry designs from that era. Their designs are eternally beautiful and magical. Examples of these are Scarab, Usekh (the broad necklace), and the protective eye to name a few. The ancient Egyptian loved their jewelry, not […]

Larimar was first discovered in 1916 by a priest named Miguel Domingo Fuertes Loren who was living in the in Dominican Republic.  He was so taken by the beautiful blue color that he reported this to the archbishop, with a request to mine it. His request was denied and this unusual stone lay hidden from […]

Regal Amethyst is the stone for the month of February. Both Pisces and Aquarius are zodiac signs under February. Aquarius is from January 19th to February 18th at which point Pisces takes it to March 20th. I will go over both star’s traits, just for fun.