Tanzanite, one of December's birthstones, is relatively new to the colored stone galaxy. As the most common story of the tanzanite mining boom goes, in 1967 a Masai tribesman stumbled upon a cluster of highly transparent, intense blue crystals weathering out of the earth in Merelani, an area of northern Tanzania. He alerted a local fortune hunter named Manuel d’Souza, who quickly registered four mining claims.
It's not easy shopping for a unique Mother's Day gift every year. You've done the flowers, the candy, and the macaroni string necklace but this year you really want to give Mom something special. Caged Jewelry and Necklaces might just be the thing. A new and stylish collection at Eve's Addiction, these personalized lockets can hold any 12 birthstones that you pick. You can also save 30% when you order. #mothersdaygift