This summer I was lucky enough to visit Bancroft known to be “Canada’s Mineral Capital”. During my time there I visited the Bancroft Mineral Museum. It was a cute little museum showcasing a large selection of gemstones and minerals found in Ontario. Continue reading “The Bancroft Mineral Museum”
This Month’s top three! features rough gemstone rings.
I have been obsessing over rough gemstones especially in the form of rings. The allure and organic visuals are so intriguing, it’s kinda magical looking at a rough gem.
Super excited to present to you these three amazing rough gemstone rings by three noteworthy designers. Continue reading “Rough gemstone rings – Bobbi’s Top Three”
Have you ever looked down at your ring and thought it needed a clean? Or, you’d like to clean your jewellery but your not quite sure what the best practices are?…. Either way, you are at the right place! I am here to help you clean your gemstone jewellery!
I have gained a wealth of knowledge as a goldsmith and designer working and educating myself in gemstones! Im super passionate about jewellery and that is why I am happy to share with you my expertise. Continue reading “How to clean your gemstone jewellery”
I am so excited to be finally writing this blog where I go gem hunting at the Beryl Pit. This blog has been a long time in the planning and now I finally get to share it with you.
Last Tuesday my partner Ryan and I went on the coolest adventure to find gems right here in Ontario Canada. We traveled many hours to an old Beryl pit in the middle of nowhere outside a little town called Quadeville. We had a blast and found some cool gems featured in this blog. And I am here to tell you all about my first gem hunting experience. Continue reading “Gem hunting at the Beryl pit”
I can’t believe I am writing about receiving my 1st certificate from the Gemological Institute of America (GIA). It makes me so happy because I really love to educate myself… I mean really educate myself, I love to be consistently learning.
Gemology really peaked my interest as soon as I started to purchase gems for my business Bobbi’s Jeweller. Not only was I learning about different gems, I was also learning how little I truly knew and that is kinda scary if you are buying gems all the time. I wanted to gain more knowledge for my customers and myself so that I knew how to properly source gems. Continue reading “Bobbi’s GIA experience – Colored stone essentials”
Super excited to share this review of Angie Crabtree’s diamond phone case.
As most of you might not know I am studying Gemology through the GIA. I am happy to share that I have finished my first course Colored Stone Essentials.
I am going to be blogging about my education real soon so look forward to reading about my first experience with GIA education.
As a celebration gift for my achievement, I chose to get Angie Crabtree diamond phone case. I found it completely appropriate since I will be taking the Diamond Essentials course next. Continue reading “Angie Crabtree’s diamond phone case review”
Welcome to the first of many Bobbi’s top THREE monthly favourites. In Bobbi’s top THREE I will be featuring 3 designers focusing on one style, type of jewellery, even gem stones….! Look forward to this new content. Continue reading “Bobbi’s top THREE for August – minimalist earrings”
I am so happy to announce the launch of my beautiful Free Spirit stackable bands.
When designing the free spirit stack I wanted to offer an affordable stack with a minimalistic look that has a big message. Continue reading “Introducing Bobbi’s Free Spirit stack”
One of the coolest ring trends this season is the charmed ring. I have been seeing a handful of awesome designers featuring rings that incorporate the charm. Continue reading “Charmed ring – Bobbi’s trend alert”