Jennifer’s Traveling Tale: Amsterdam

Amsterdam, the capital of the Netherlands, is known for its artistic heritage, elaborate canal system, and narrow houses with gabled facades. Amsterdam was on my top list of places to visit, my dream can true, when my longtime Dutch friend, Shyla, invited me to travel with her to visit her mum. I immediately jumped on… Read more »

The Freshwater Pearl: Celebrating the Refined Woman

Not many things in the world are as regal and elegant as Precious Pearls. Pearls are associated with wisdom and grace. Did you know that the Pearl was the first gem to be valued by mankind? It was once believed that Pearls were dewdrops from the heavens. These timeless gems never go out of style… Read more »

The Rare Beauty of the Boulder Opal

Australia is famous for its exposed rock formations, which are some of the oldest in the world. While these geological attractions are aesthetically pleasing, the real treasure lies beneath the brush and dirt. The underground ironstone boulders contain thin ribbons of Boulder Opal, which has carved a significant niche into the world of jewelry. Boulder… Read more »

Sydney, Australia: Spending December Down Under

Australia offers many breathtaking natural wonders and relics of ancient culture. Each year, visitors are drawn to the wildlife; beaches; universities; and wet, tropic rainforests, not to mention two famous wonders of the world—Great Barrier Reef and the Sydney Opera House. For jeweler Jennifer Reeves, though, the allure is two-fold: family and Australian Boulder Opals…. Read more »