I have been looking at the website for a few days, educating myself about Sapphires and other gems. I want to have earrings made as a gift for someone. I bought a air of gemstones for myself today. They look beautiful in the photo.
Its been a while since last time I bought at Gem Select. Years ago Derek Lee attended me and always was a great experience. He and his team always helped me to follow up my order and fulfilled all my needs and requests. Hope he is still around! Thank you all and keep the good work!
I wanted to buy some gems because I think theya'd be cool to have and this seemed like the best website to buy them from. The website is a bit old looking and could use an update to the user interface but otherwise ita's great.
If you want a gem that you can trust to not be treated, or if it is ita's disclosed this is the place! Therea's something for everybody. I really like knowing that the picture of the item is the one Ia'm buying, not a sample or stock photo. If you make jewelry, buy gems here! You can even buy a gem and have it set by a jeweler. Again, they have an amazing inventory, and prices are more than fair. You wona't be disappointed! I just wish they sold uncut gems. Sometimes I just want a specimen in the crystal form. Ia'm surprised they had no quartz from Arkansas, but they have a great selection of anything Ia've ever looked for.
GemSelect has a vast inventory of gemstones of all shapes and sizes, some you cant find anywhere else. And what you see is what you get. The photos are real of what you get and not just a sample image.
I believe this market could grow very large in the wake of cryptocurrencies as gold and silver become less popular. I believe birthstones will begin to increase in popularity for jewelry and meaningful trinkets. I think this website should consider another metric that gauges how "raw" the mineral/gem/stone/etc. is-- how processed it has been. Some people may want to get the raw material from a specific location, know its history, and contract someone to refine it into a personal keepsake.