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Meet Local Designer George Sawyer at Scheherazade Jewelers

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What does ancient Japanese sword making and modern jewelry have in common? Quite a lot if that jewelry is crafted using a metallurgical technique dating back to 17th century Japan. One of the masters of the mokume gane (pronounced moku-may gah-nae) technique of combining metals into jewelry is Minneapolis-based designer George Sawyer. Galleria and Scheherazade […]
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Sapphire, Royal Blue: And Pink, Yellow, Green and Purple

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Ask someone their favorite color of sapphire and the likely response would be: “There’s more than one color?” Given that sapphire is from the corundum family of gemstones, it makes sense that there’s more than just blue sapphire. In gemological terms, sapphire is the blue variety of corundum and ruby is the red. Further, blue […]
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