ePRISM: March 28, 2018

AGTA ePrism 03/28/18
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Order the 2018 AGTA GemFair™ Tucson Educational Seminar Series Today!
One of the highlights of AGTA GemFair™ Tucson is the exceptional Educational Seminar Series, where the industries best and brightest share their insights and expertise on everything from mining to marketing. MORE

Glenn Lehrer's Quest of the Indescribable
See AGTA Member, Lehrer Designs, Inc. featured in this article! The world of gemstones is full of wonders. MORE

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Curate a Pastel Rainbow Showcase of Jewels for Spring
JCK - AGTA Member
See AGTA Members, Jane Taylor Designs, Yael Designs featured in this article! It's spring. Not according to the calendar--or to the weather, really-but in our hearts and minds, it's definitely spring. MORE

The Violet Effect
International Colored Gemstone Association - AGTA Member
With Ultra Violet as the Pantone Color of the Year for 2018, designers are anticipating heightened interest in jewellery pieces adorned with gemstones in rich, violet hues while gem traders are preparing for increased requests for such stones. MORE

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Exhibition Review: Green Diamonds: Natural Radiance
GIA - AGTA Member
Green is among the rarest colors found in natural diamond; this hue is caused by gamma radiation while the stones are still deep within the earth. MORE

Amanda's Style File: More Than Meets the Eye
National Jeweler
See AGTA Members, Gumuchian, Ltd., and Omi Gems featured in this article! Walking through the recent trade shows, a trend kept coming into focus: fidget spinners for adults. MORE

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Unboxing Incredible Priceless Jewelry
See AGTA Members, Somewhere In The Rainbow Gem & Jewelry Collection and Bridges Tsavorite featured in this video! This week's priceless unboxing leaves Natalie speechless! Joined by Shelly, a curator for the museum collection called "Somewhere in the Rainbow," who helps explain the backstory of these gems on this priceless jewelry. MORE

How to Determine Who to Follow Back on Social Media
There are two types of people in this big social media world we live in: the one who follows everyone back on social media and the one who is selective. MORE

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