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Mohs Scale of Mineral Hardness

Mohs Scale of Mineral Hardness

The Mohs scale of mineral hardness characterizes the scratch resistance of various minerals through the ability of a harder material to scratch a softer material. It was created in 1812 by the German mineralogist Friedrich Mohs and is the most...

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Birthstone Guide

Birthstone Guide

See both modern and traditional birthstones, as well as the official corresponding color recommendation from Swarovski. Find beads and pendants made from the natural gemstone or browse our selection of matching birthstone colors. MONTH MODERN GEMSTONE(S) TRADITONAL GEMSTONE(S) SWAROVSKI COLOR...

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Anniversary Stones

Anniversary Stones

Create jewelry and beading projects for wedding anniversary gifts by using these traditional stones and materials associated with each year of marriage. For our entire selection, browse our Gemstone Beads or Gemstone Pendants collections. Years of Marriage Anniversary Stone or...

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