Natural stones have been used to make jewelry for centuries. These wonderful and beautiful natural gifts of nature create almost unlimited possibilities for jewelers and for handmade jewelery - jewelery created out of passion. We divide natural stones into precious stones and semi-precious stones, and both groups are always eagerly used to create jewelry, both as elements of earrings, bracelets, rings or necklaces.
Using a variety of techniques of combining natural stones with other semi-finished products, jewelers and jewelry designers create beautiful, often unique jewelry that is an original decoration and an ideal accessory both for special occasions and for everyday styling.
Natural semi-precious stones
They occur more often in nature, they are more available, therefore they are often used by jewelery makers. Semi-precious stones are stones of lower hardness, therefore they are considered to be of lower durability, and thus have a lower jewelery value. Nevertheless, due to their natural beauty and their therapeutic and magical effects, they are very popular and fashionable. Before choosing a specific stone, familiarize yourself with its symbolism of the zodiacal stones.
The most popular semi-precious stones are:
Precious stones are more durable and are much less common in nature, which is why we consider them more valuable. As a rule, they are clean, have a strong shine and brilliance. The most famous gemstone is diamond, but this group also includes:
In the ANUI workshop, we use natural stones to create our jewelry. Get to know our products with zodiac stones.