July’s Birthstone – Ruby

For thousands of years before Judy Garland clicked her ruby slipper heels together in The Wizard of Oz, we have been captivated by rubies.  As the birthstone for the month of July, rubies are known for their deep, rich red color and are considered to be...

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Alson Chats with Roberto Coin

Italian jewelry designer Roberto Coin started designing jewelry in 1977 in Vicenza, Italy.  Since then, Roberto Coin's designs have been recognized internationally for their beauty and craftsmanship.  The signature of Roberto Coin is the use of rubies in almost every piece of jewelry. Read on...

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Precious Gemstones – Diamonds, Emeralds, Rubies and Sapphires

Have you ever wondered what gems are considered to be precious gemstones?  Diamonds, rubies, emeralds and sapphires fall into that category.  Whether you favor the rich red of a ruby or the sparkle of a diamond, precious gemstones possess a beauty and uniqueness all their own. ...

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Decisions, decisions. Choosing the Perfect Engagment Ring Setting

At Alson, we know that choosing the perfect engagement ring setting can be overwhelming.  There are so many options to choose from - simple, ornate, traditional.  The setting is what defines the look of your ring and showcases your diamond. Bridal Sets When shopping for a...

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