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Middleton has embraced rich colors for her third pregnancy, re-wearing a fuchsia Mulberry coat, a cardinal red single-breasted style from Boden, and an amethyst version from Seraphine.
Designers have been incorporating them in fresh and inventive ways—rubies to accent a pair of studs, amethysts to anchor a two-finger ring, and so on.
Accessories had a new lightness, notably backpacks in matching prints to jackets and tops, as well as oversized amethyst and opal necklaces that somehow didn’t look heavy or overwhelming.
Gemologist Filip Klein, decked out in a three-piece suit and long braid, showed me mineral formations in a big display case, including a $600 azurite, a gigantic $45,000 amethyst and a spectacular $500,000 tourmaline.
The store has a variety of gemstones for every taste including diamonds, peridot, sapphire, opal, moonstone, emerald, amethyst and more.
One area where this is most certainly true is in the R&R department, which boasts an indoor/outdoor hydrotherapy pool, an amethyst room and a tepidarium among the usual features.
Take for instance, her new 18k yellow gold, amethyst ring.
In 2012, Ambrosio was selected to wear the $2.5 million Fantasy Bra, which was designed by London Jewelers and featured amethysts, sapphires, rubies and diamonds.
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Gems were once believed to have magical qualities. An amethyst, for example, was supposed to have the power to prevent or cure drunkenness in its wearer. For this reason the Greeks gave it the name amethystos, which comes from the prefix a-, meaning “not,” and methyein “to be drunk.”
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