Come in and support National Small Business Week!

National Small Business Week is held during the first week of May, bringing attention to all the small businesses in the US. President John F. Kennedy started it by calling for the celebration of small businesses. Every year since, there have been functions and conventions held to promote small businesses and help first time owners or … Continue Reading

Upcoming: Holiday 2016 Gemstone Show

We are ecstatic to announce that our Holiday Gemstone Show will be held Friday, Nov. 18th from 12pm-6pm and Saturday, Nov. 19th from 11am-4pm at our Beadworks Philadelphia store located on 619 E. Passyunk Ave, Phila PA, 19147. We are bringing out some of our best and sparkly gemstone strands to prep you for the upcoming holiday season. … Continue Reading

Stress-Free Gemstone: Amethyst

Amethyst is a beautiful, semi-precious gemstone that varies in different shades of purple. It is supportive of the emotional body, thus restoring balance to those who are overworked and stressed. It is believed that amethyst has the power to protect its wearer from drunkenness and can calm those who are hot-tempered. Many people believe this … Continue Reading

Know Your Gemstones: Tourmaline

Tourmaline is a beautiful gemstone known for its varying colors. Its name originates from the Singhalese phrase “tura mali”, which means “stone mixed with vibrant colors.”  This magical gem can be found in shades of blue, pink, green, and even black. Tourmaline can also have a chatoyancy similar to a cat’s eye or tiger’s eye. … Continue Reading