Few gemstones are as unique and stunning as bi-color tourmaline. In fact, you'd be hard-pressed to find anything quite like this gem. Used as a centerpiece in gorgeous necklaces and finely crafted fashion rings, bi-color tourmaline is a wonderous stone that makes for the perfect center stone in a fantastic gift or treasured piece of bridal jewelry.
However, for some, finding that perfect bi-color tourmaline piece is a challenge, and some fine jewelry buyers aren't even aware of this stone's majestic beauty. Fortunately, in this article we'll fill you in on everything you need to know about the beauty and elegance of the bi-color tourmaline gemstone.
What is Bi-Color Tourmaline?
The bi-color tourmaline gem is a kind of tourmaline gem that contains two or more contrasting colors. The colors in a bi-color tourmaline gem can vary dramatically, from luscious greens to vibrant reds. In some cases, the colors of these gems appear to change depending on how the light hits them, adding to this stone's dynamic beauty.
The cost of a bi-color tourmaline stone can shift drastically, and like most other stones, all depends on the size and cut-quality of the stone. That said, the value of a bi-color tourmaline gem can truly exceed expectations when placed in the center of a finely crafted piece of jewelry.
Bi-Color Tourmaline Jewelry Pieces Worth Checking Out
There are a plethora of breathtaking bi-color tourmaline jewelry pieces out there that would make a perfect addition to your jewelry collection. The fabulous fine jewelry designer Simon G, for instance, regularly uses bi-color tourmaline in their fashion jewelry pieces.
For example, take Simon G's Classic Romance necklace, which includes a single cushion cut bi-color tourmaline stone that features the contrasting tones of magenta and leaf green. Set with prongs and framed with a gorgeous cluster of round cut diamonds, this necklace is certainly a showcase of what the stone can do for a piece of jewelry.
Simon G is no stranger to using the bi-color tourmaline stone in their fashion rings as well. Two rings in their Passion Fashion Ring collection exude a kind of regal beauty that is hard to find in other fashion ring designs.
One of these bi-color tourmaline fashion rings sports a yellow and bronze-hued stone, which sits upon halo of round-cut diamonds. Those looking for the classic bi-color tourmaline stone can opt for Simon G's other tourmaline fashion ring, which like their Classic Romance necklace piece, includes contrasting hues of green and crimson.
Simon G. has even dared to experiment with the bi-color tourmaline stone. For instance, one piece from their Garden collection takes the shape of a butterfly in flight, wherein the bi-color tourmaline stone has been cut to shape the butterfly's wings. Alternatively, another necklace piece from Simon G's Classic Romance collection uses a bi-color tourmaline stone that contains contrasting hues of soft pink and a rich verdant green.
Bi-Color Tourmaline Jewelry at BARONS Jewelers
Finding that perfect bi-color tourmaline can be a challenge, especially when there are so many pieces out there. Fortunately, our skilled staff at BARONS Jewelers can help you find precisely what you have in mind.
Our expansive showroom in Dublin, California, has a wide variety of bi-color tourmaline jewelry pieces to choose from, as well as designer engagement rings, wedding bands, fashion jewelry, and watches. BARONS Jewelers has serviced San Francisco, Pleasanton, Livermore, San Ramon, Danville, the Tri-Valley area, Walnut Creek, Castro Valley, Sunol, Hayward, San Leandro, Oakland, Union City, Alameda, Berkeley, Concord, Piedmont, Tracy, San Jose, and the greater Bay Area since 1967.
We proudly provide our customers with not just beautiful jewelry pieces but professional jewelry services including appraisals and financing. For questions or more information on our products and services, visit our Dublin, California showroom, or give us a call at (925)278-6971 today.