Gem Breakfast Blog

    Here's the thing: men have been stuck with boring, lackluster, predicatable wedding ring designs for way too long. It's time for a new era where men get to rock a wedding ring they positively love, that feels like them, and that they can't stop staring at. Men deserve to get that heart-racing, eyes-lit-up moment of excitment when they see their incredibly special wedding band made just for them. 
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    Take our engagement ring quiz to find out your personal perfect engagement ring style.
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    What are Champagne Diamonds? Everybody knows we love the unconventional, the unusual, and the avant-garde, so naturally we’re on board with the ever-effervescent champagne diamond. Maybe you’ve heard of champagne diamonds, maybe not, but today we’re here to raise a glass to these under-hyped but incredibly gorgeous golden-hued champagne diamonds. 
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    If you’re shopping for an engagement ring in San Francisco, stop by Gem Breakfast, a whimsical pink paradise with a buffet of one-of-a-kind engagement rings.
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    Whether you're treating yourself or shopping for an emerald cut engagement ring for someone else, look no further for all things emerald cut: What is an emerald cut diamond, why we love emerald cuts, how to choose an emerald cut diamond, emerald cut versus cushion cut, asscher cut, and radiant cut, and the most famous emerald cut diamonds
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    Answering your deep questions on prongs! What are prongs? How can you customize them? What are your options with prongs? While prongs mostly exist to keep your stone secure, they can also add to the design and are completely customizable to suit your style and best showcase your stone. Keep reading for your crash course on everything ‘prongs’.   
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    Keep reading for everything you need to know about sapphires: what sapphires are made of, why we love them, how to choose your sapphire, treatment of sapphires, and the symbolism of sapphires.
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    In this blog, we cover everything to know about ethically sourced gemstones.
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    Whether you're looking for a unique ring box for a proposal or a stunning case for your treat-yourself ring, scroll to see a few of our favorite custom ring boxes designed and created exclusively for special edition Gem Breakfast collections. 
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    October's second birthstone, tourmaline is an incredibly vibrant gemstone that comes in every color of the rainbow - including multi-colored stones that look like the juiciest gem-iest watermelon!
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    Courting a cluster ring or asymmetrical engagement ring? We are here to answer your diamond-fueled prayers with all the cluster engagement rings and just-because diamond cluster rings to awaken your assymetrical ring dreams! 
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