Protecting the Family Jewels

Babs Noelle

7 Things to Avoid Doing While Wearing Your Fine Jewelry

Can Diamonds Break?


Have you ever heard that diamonds are the hardest natural substance known to man? This is generally considered to be...

What Makes A Diamond Sparkle?


When it comes to sparkling, diamonds are the most coveted gemstones known to man. For diamonds, all other qualities t...

What Is A Baguette Diamond?

Babs Noelle

When searching for that perfect center stone, you may not hear a lot about baguette diamonds. However, baguette-cut d...

Who, Me? Buy Fine Jewelry For Myself?

Babs Noelle

Statistics can certainly be dull. But, there are some numbers (and the jewelry industry loves to compile them) I fin...

Diamond Myths: Yes, You Can Break Them!

Michael Webb

Diamonds have symbolized eternal love for hundreds of generations. Love so pure and unbreakable that only a diamond c...

3 Ways to buy a conflict-free diamond and be assured of its status

Babs Noelle

How does one begin to find and purchase an ethically-sourced diamond? The first step is finding a guide to navigate ...

"My Sister Says I Should Get This Appraised..."

Babs Noelle

What is an appraisal? An appraisal is an expert, educated, professional, and thoughtful estimate of the value of some...

By Design: Belle Brooke

Dream Broker

Introducing artists to people is one of our favorite parts of the job here at Alara Jewelry, and our new "By Design" ...

Amethyst: The Legendary February Birthstone

Michael Webb

Amethyst has been adorned for hundreds of years, but it wasn't always worn for looks. The word amethyst originates fr...

What is a Sweater Necklace?

Babs Noelle

Here in Bozeman, sweaters are a fact of life about half the year. Since we find ourselves garbed in "warm cozies" so ...

A Heaping Helping of Thanksgiving Gratitude

Babs Noelle

My heart is full on this Thanksgiving Eve, and as both a human and a business person, I would like to share a couple ...
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