About Jade Jewelry?

Answer Jade is a precious stone that is often used to make jewelry, particularly in eastern Asian nations like China and Burma. Jade jewelry is often made in Asia because a lot of Asian cultures believe t... Read More »

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What is the best jade gemstone jewelry?

On One Hand: Nephrite is NiceNephrite is one form of jade that derives from calcium, magnesium and iron. This form can take on a cream color which can be nice for pendants but is also found in many... Read More »

How to Carve Jade Jewelry?

Gemstone carving is a highly useful skill in jewelry making, for advanced and beginner jewelry makers alike. Often, beginner jewelry makers are experienced only in the metalworking processes of the... Read More »

How Does Alaskan Jade Differ From Chinese Jade?

Alaskan jade is one of many types of green rock bearing the sometimes misleading title of jade. As a gemstone, jade is broadly separated into two distinct classes: jadeite, which is the Chinese for... Read More »

How to Buy Jade?

Good fortune is reputed to accompany jade, but not even buying directly from markets in jade's native home of Asia can guarantee quality stones. Many sellers are marketing stones that have been pro... Read More »