In 1987 a Geological Phenomenon was discovered in the state of Paraiba, Brazil and Paraiba Tourmaline was born. Paraiba have become one of the sought-after gemstones in the world. First discovered in the 1980s by Heitor Dimas Barbosa – who
Welcome to Purpol Gems – the home of bespoke diamond jewellery and preloved gemstone treasures. Why did I want to create a jewellery brand? Well, those that know me understand this has always been a passion. From rocks and crystals,
Diamond 4 C’s Every diamond is an individual miracle of time and place and chance. Like snowflakes, no two are exactly alike. Until the middle of the twentieth century, there was no agreed-upon standard by which diamonds could be judged.