Endless talk of all things sparkly.

Q & A Interviews

2024 May Is Gold Month — Celebrating Six Different Makers

The connection that every maker has with each piece of karat gold jewelry that they create is incredibly special. The time, the care and the creativity – it is all there, directly poured into each gold chain, earring, bracelet, ring and pendant. Gold jewelry has several stages when coming… Read More


2024 Gold Jewelry Trends with May Is Gold Month

May is Gold Month is back and wow this year is extra special because I’m celebrating 10 years of partnership with them! I cannot believe I’ve been sharing my take on gold trends and featuring some incredible talent of those who make and create using gold every… Read More


Gem Gossip Launches shopGemGossip

> I haven’t said hello on here in a long time, so first off HELLO! I wanted to inform everyone that shopgemgossip.com has launched and if you haven’t already, check it out and let me know what you think!… Read More

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Education & Advice

Where to Sell Your Unwanted Jewelry

I love how collecting fine jewelry has become more popular over the last few years, as it was something I’ve been preaching since starting my blog in 2008. I really wanted to influence everyone to stop buying costume jewelry, silver jewelry, and anything gold-plated as… Read More

Jewelry Road Trip series

Gem Gossip Visits Yearly Co in Nashville, TN

About two years ago I visited Yearly Co on my birthday to see these gorgeous golden bangles in person after obsessing over them on Instagram. Prior to that, bangles and bracelets didn’t interest me at all – I was more of… Read More

Designer Jewelry

Incredible Moonstone Jewels from Mark Henry Jewelry

When I think about my favorite gemstones, moonstones are definitely high up on that list (because that list is loooong). As much as I love vintage and antique moonstone jewelry, it is getting harder to find in many regards – first off, finding moonstones that… Read More