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Hi Marc, This is Amazing! I've never experienced such fast shipping! I was noticed on a Wednesday that my items had been shipped, and on already on the following Monday I had the parcel at home! From US to Sweden in Europe! The Tanzanites I ordered are perfectly just what I requested! Thank you very much Marc! This means a lot for me! I will for sure recommend you further and come back for more orders! Wish you a nice day! Best regards, Queenie H. of Stockholm Sweden (bought loose tanzanites)

Hi Marc, I received my ring today. It fits perfectly, the color of the topaz is beautiful! I almost wish I had chosen a larger stone. Thank you, Mary A. of Modesto CA (bought a swiss blue topaz gold ring)

Cardy was AMAZING! It took 45 minutes. Everyone warned me that I would be without my ring for weeks, and you helped me get away from that. You have been extremely responsive and fantastic for all of this. I really appreciate you, and DEFINITELY would recommend you to anyone I can. You are very much running your business very well. Not to mention, my ring is beautiful!!! Exactly what I wanted. Katie F. of San Francisco CA (bought alexandrite engagement ring)

Hi Marc, I got my ring yesterday.. love it! Looks great! I like the way the prongs are done and the ruby is beautiful! Thanks, Brigitte L. (bought Chatham Ruby and AfricaGems made the ring)

Dear Marc, I have a confession to make. I lost my original engagement ring, a Stuller setting for an asscher cut and a cushion Chatham Sapphire. I wanted a ring that looked close to that original one. You made it happen! Actually, your mil grain work and stone setting was better than the original which was off centered. Thank you. Regards, Christine Y (bought Chatham Blue Sapphire and we made the ring)

Marc, Received the stone. It’s beautiful! We now have a new place to order stones from and feel confident in the quality! Thank You, Clayton M. (bought loose pink tourmaline gem)

Hi Marc, Thank you, I received the stone on Wednesday as you indicated. I appreciate the quick turn around time. Pleasure doing business with you and your site will be one of my top gem shopping sites after this business experience. I did enjoy the extra haribo snack. Thank you once again, Danny C. (bought a round 1 carat loose blue sapphire for engagement ring)

First diamonds are in the mail. Had gone away for a week and nobody at home dropped the mail in the box. Apologies. Picked up my pendant with the new ones and they look beautiful. My next purchase will be emeralds...Thanks, Marc. Li B (bought and exchanged enhanced blue diamonds)

Hi Marc, The bracelet arrived this morning and as you said it looks stunning and I know she will love it. Could you please send a Cert of Authenticity (Similar to the one sent for the 2 loose stones) and a full invoice for the total amount for insurance purposes at my end. If you need to send copies by post please send to, Alan H. (bought a tanzanite bracelet)

Hi Marc, I just wanted to say how delighted I was to receive the Tanzanite bracelet for Christmas. I understand from my husband, Alan, that you were extremely helpful with the making of the bracelet, it sounds like it caused a few problems at times, not least due to Alans bank! I just wanted to let you know that I am thrilled with the bracelet, the stones are beautiful and it looks lovely, so thank you for all your help! I hope you and your family had a good Christmas and very best wishes for a healthy, happy New Year. Kind regards, Sue H. (husband bought tanzanite bracelet)

Hi Marc, I just received the opal and it is gorgeous, as always I am very pleased with my purchase. I was looking at different pendants, it's a Christmas present for my daughter. I saw a multi-gem one that I liked. Item pendant 650870s. Should I order it on line or could you just do it. Also will you extend the 25 off discount on that item? Again, thanks for all your help,Terese U. (bought stunning loose black opal gem)

Good Afternoon Marc, Thank you so much selling me this amazing stone, I can assure you it will be well loved. I thought you might enjoy how much people love the blue spinel you sold me. I posted a few photos on PS last night and will likely post more in the next few days. Again thank you, I really do love it and I am wearing it even as I type this! Katherine S. (bought large blue spinel gemstone)

My wifes stone got here this morning. She was in awe of how gorgeous a stone it was. It is replacing a stone in a ring that was stolen and in our opinion we think it is even nicer than the stone it replaced. Once set we will be whole again lol. Again thank you for having the stone available and for you call concerning shipping. We will certainly recommend you to any of our friends who are looking for QUALITY stones. Doc Mc (bought loose oval padparadscha gemstone)

Hi Marc- just wanted to thank you for finding the 4.4mm size for me, and also for the quick refund on the 4mm. So glad I found your website! Cristy S. (bought loose white sapphires)

Hi Marc, I just want to say thank you so much! The pendant is so beautiful..well done! The bale also fits perfectly. I have a question about the negative ions created by can one just wear it to experience the negative ions or does there have to be pressure applied to release the negative ions? I'm just curious. Thank you Dawn T (bought custom tourmaline pendant)

Marc, The ring arrrived yesterday and it is gorgeous! Thank you so much for creating the perfect piece with this sapphire. This ring will become an heirloom. Henry G (bought custom spessartite garnet ring)

Marc, Thank you so much! You may have thought it took longer than expected but we thought it was quite expedient. Thank you for continually confirming for us our decision to purchase from Africa Gems. This has been a wonderful transaction. We'll be here all day so as soon as it arrives I'll let you know. Happy Valentine's Day, Jennefer P of San Deigo CA (bought custom emerald ring & band)

I'll put them in the mail today. I want you to know that I really appreciate how amenable you have been. Your A+ rating is exactly right. I will continue to do business with you when I have other needs. My sister has also been checking out the site for sapphires based on the excellent service I received. Thanks again, Jim W.of Bangor MI (bought loose emeralds)

Will do! I'm in Denver on business until Saturday. I'll get it shipped out ASAP upon my return - next Monday most likely. Thank you for all of your help. Especially your guarantee and return policy. Made purchasing the gem online much more comfortable. Ironically, my jeweler also loosely knew your father and had a very good opinion of him. Thanks again Marc! Doug M from Camarillo CA (bought loose blue sapphire)

Marc, Your fantastic customer service makes it easy to support AfricaGems! Looking forward to surprising my wife with the Onyx ring. Regards, Michael S. from Boise ID (bought onyx diamond pendant)

Hi Marc, So far I'm very happy with the sapphire I purchased. My plan is to mount it in a tanzanite ring that I have (the tanzanite is very light in color and I've never been happy with it which is a surprise since it's also a Levian purchase). The setting has two sides with the stone suspended in between. I think the light will catch it magnificently! Thanks for checking on my order! Rita K. from Garland TX (bought Chatham emerald stone)

Hi Marc, Just to let you know that the stone was delivered today. Pitty it is dark now so can not see the true stae, but I am happy to see it here with the certs!I hope to do business with you again in the future! Thank you for you help, patience, Regards Wim D. of Dubai (bought loose oval alexandrite)

the rings have arrived they are absolutely stuning ! i thank you with all my heart and i pay no duties thanks to you THANK YOU VERY MUCH I HAVE NO WORDS TO THANKS !! Mencaglia A of Bucharest Romania (bought two blue topaz diamond rings)

Dear Marc, I just received the four turquoise gemstones that I had ordered. They are beautiful. I am very happy with the quality and will be ordering some more gemstones soon.Thanks Baljinder K. (bought loose turquoise gems)

Marc, I just wanted to let you know that I received the ring today and it’s beautiful, she’s gonna love it! Thank you again for all you’ve done. I was concerned about ordering something liker this over the internet but you’ve made this entire process very easy and your communication with me has been outstanding. Everything was exactly as you described it…perfect! David M. of Atlanta GA (bought custom Alexandrite diamond ring)

New Selection of Selected Loose Gemstones - Shop Sapphires, Alexandrites, Rubies, Emeralds and Semi Precious Gemstones at AfricaGems
Fantastic Quality on New Selected Peridot Gemstones
AfricaGems has brought in a fabulous collection of loose peridot gemstones. Peridot gems are not that well known with the general public, but that is simply because most people are used to the small sized gems seen on jewelry tv or local jewelry stores. These venues don't have the selection or access to fine quality, large sized Peridot gems. A fine Peridot gemstone is characterized by a brilliant yellowish green color and is typically eye clean. The finest gems from Pakistan and Burma have a flourescent green hue that is just gorgeous. Also we have the best selection of matched peridot gems anywhere. Enjoy!!

**NEW** A Fabulous Selection of the Finest Black Opals Genuine Gemstones
AfricaGems has just received a stunning array of select Australian Black Opal Gems. These fascinating beauties originate from the Lightning Ridge! Each unique stone displays mesmerizing color, life, and pattern. Sure to receive plenty of compliments- these timeless pieces are truly an investment. Ranging from just under one carat to almost 10 carats, you're sure to find the perfect gemstone for whatever your heart desires. It would be our dream to make one of the mid-size Opals into a perfect statement ring, to be worn for generations to come.

Just In! Magnificent Collection of Fascinating Spinel Gemstones
A wondrous array of beautiful Spinel gemstones have just arrived at AfricaGems. This newest collection offers a range of colors including pink, blue, red, and purple-- all ideal for custom, high quality jewelry, all affordable and classy gems! These glimmering beauties are sourced from Ceylon, Sri Lanka, Burma, Tanzania, and Vietnam! Talk about exotic beauty! these gorgeous natural wonders display dazzling unheated beauty, highlighted with skillful cuts in a range of carat weights. Our favorite of the moment is a 3.2 carat Vietnamese Pinkish red Spinel, just waiting to be made into the perfect pendant stone! Enjoy!

New! Fabulous Selections of Tourmaline Varieties of Blue Green, Pink, and Rubelite Gemstones
AfricaGems has just received a magnificent selection of a variety of high quality Tourmaline gems including dazzling Blue Green Tourmaline, fascinating Pink Tourmaline, and radiant Rubelite Tourmaline. These majestic gems originate from Brazil, Nigeria, Easy Africa, and Afghanistan. Bearing beautiful, skilled cuts, high levels of brilliance, as well as breath-taking hues of the rainbow, these precious gems are sure to be snapped up quickly. Make sure to stop by the Tourmaline matched pairs section to check out the new perfectly matched pairs just waiting to be made into your ideal custom set of earrings!

**Just Arrived** Gorgeous Green Tourmaline Loose Gemstones and Matched Pairs
A fantastic selection of the highest quality Green Tourmaline gemstones has just arrived at AfricaGems. These faceted beauties display dazzling green color in a range of light, medium, and rich tones. This stunning collection boasts many loose gems perfect for use in custom ring or pendant settings, as well as several well-matched pairs, ideal to take center stage as a glimmering pair of earrings. Sourced mainly from Brazil, these exotic gems boast high clarity ratings, shimmering brilliance, and fascinating cuts and color! Check out the new selection today!

NEW!! First Time at AfricaGems- Colored Zircon Loose Faceted Gemstones!
For the first time ever, AfricaGems has just received a magnificent shipment of glorious colored Zircon Gemstones. This new collection boasts trendy Brown Zircon, Yellow Zircon, White Zircon and Green Zircon all with impeccable cuts and high clarity ratings. Sourced from exotic locales such as Tanzania, Ceylon, Madagascar and Sri Lanka, these precious gemstones are a rare treat for the eyes. Perfect for any jewelry ensemble pick one up today! Our favorites are the Rose toned Brown Zircon, with such unique color they are sure to be the talk of the town. Enjoy!

Just In! Fabulous Chrome and Bi Color Tourmaline Gemstones
AfricaGems has just received a lovely collection of highest quality Chrome and Bi Color Tourmaline Gemstones. These fantastic finds hail from Brazil and Africa. With clarity ratings of Eye Clean Plus, glimmering brilliance, and fascinating color, you can't go wrong! Any of the Bi Color Tourmaline pieces are sure to be conversation starters with their unique dual color appearance. These gems are surly unique! Or take a look at our new rare Chrome Tourmaline gems, these bright stones boast rich, grassy to forest green hues-- perfect for any nature lover. AfricaGems has new inventory arriving constantly so check back soon!
**NEW** Stunning Array of Unbelievable Fancy Sapphire Genuine Gems and Gemstone Pairs!
A magnificent collection of astounding Fancy colored Sapphire loose gemstones and gem pairs has just arrived at AfricaGems! These faceted beauties hail from Ceylon and Madagascar. This collection boasts gems of astonishing hues- pastel pink, hot pink, magenta, cheerful yellow, colorless white, and royal purple these gems are visions of the rainbow! With high clarity ratings, gorgeous cuts, and incredible brilliance these gems leave nothing to be desired. Sapphires are always in style; imagine a 1.69 carat pear cut Purple Sapphire set in white gold with diamond accents- a perfect statement ring. The possibilities are endless. Enjoy!

*Just IN* Remarkable Selection of Highest Quality Blue Tourmaline Gems
AfricaGems has just received a glorious collection of fine Blue Tourmaline gemstones including faceted loose stones as well as many well-matched pairs. These majestic blue beauties shine from within with true radiance. The gems in this collection display fantastic levels of clarity, impeccable cuts, and nice proportions. Originally sourced from exotic locales such as Brazil, Africa, and Afghanistan, these stylish gems will be the perfect addition to any piece of custom jewelry. One of our favorite matched pairs is a set of 4.24 carat Radiant Cut Neon Medium Blue Tourmaline gems which display great clarity and life. Check out these stunning gems today!Spectacular Selection of Radiant Blue Zircon Faceted Gemstones Just In!
An out-of-this-world collection of superb, high quality Blue Zircon gemstones have just arrived at AfricaGems. These precious, lively gems light up with natural brilliance. In perfect, stylish majestic blue tones, these gemstones are well suited for jewelry- especially at these price points! This collection offers a wide array of sizes, from just over one carat to over 11 carats, there is sure to be something for everyone. One of our favorites is a dazzling 5.26 carats Round Cut magnificent gemstone, an incredible choice for a center stone. Sourced from Cambodia, these highly sought after gems are just waiting to be picked up and set into a stunning jewelry creation. Enjoy!

Unbelievable Collection of Precious Topaz and Imperial Topaz Gemstones Just In!
Here at AfricaGems we have just received a stunning shipment of top-quality Precious Topaz and Imperial Topaz genuine gemstones. Most of these beauties hail from Brazil and are unheated, completely natural gorgeous stones. With a lovely variety of colors ranging from Golden Peach to Pastel Pink, these classy gems are truly delightful to behold. This beautiful collection includes many wonderfully well-matched pairs in an assortment of sizes- any of which would be perfect for a tasteful set of earrings. One of our favorites from this collection is the feminine, pastel pink Pear shaped Topaz gem at 3.67 carats. This piece would be charming set in a white or rose gold necklace. The options are endless! Enjoy! **NEW** Gorgeous Array of Dazzling Rhodolite and Spessartite Garnet Loose Gemstones
An unbelievable selection of eye-catching Rhodolite Garnet and Spessartite Garnet Gemstones has just arrived at AfricaGems! These gorgeous, color-popping specimens display outrageous raspberry or orange tones. With impeccable cuts and fantastic clarity, this batch of all-star stones hits it out of the park. For that special someone who is unique and appreciative of the fine things in life, pick out a pair of perfect Pear Shaped Spessartite Garnet gems. They will make stunning earrings and be the talk of the party with their exotic, extraordinary charm. Or if you are in the market for a truly rare gem, take a look at one of the larger sized, over 10 carat Rhodolite or Spessartite Garnets. Enjoy the new collection!

NEW! Collection of Top Ruby Gems
A gorgeous array of fantastic, top-quality Ruby gemstones have just arrived at AfricaGems. With magnificent radiant Red color, these gems steal the show. True Burmese beauties, these rare finds are ever increasing in value. This specific collection offers beautiful loose gems as well as unbelievable matched pairs that will make perfect Ruby earrings. Red is always in fashion as the classic gemstone. Come check out these dazzling stones and remember that as stunning as these gems are, true beauty is always more breathtaking in real life.**JUST IN** Fabulous Selection of Unique Grossular Garnet Gemstones
AfricaGems has just received a stunning array of scintillating Grossular Garnet gems. With unbelievable cut and gorgeous color, these gems glimmer with true magnificence. These mysterious beauties were born in Mali, Kenya, and Nigeria, come see for yourself their exotic splendor. This collection boasts many stunning matched pairs and even a matched three piece suite. With colors ranging from classic Grossular mint green to a unique lovely light yellow with a hint of green, the gems in this set leave little to be desired!Delicious Peridot Gemstones from Burma & Pakistan Just Arrived
A new selection of high quality Peridot gemstones, Burmese peridots and pakistani peridots have just arrived in our vaults. These fascinating gemstones display unbelievable cut and color with an attractive, reasonable price tag. Their unique shades of majestic green will attract only the best attention. Stop by our peridot page today and check out these beauties!NEW!!!! Top Quality Tanzanite Gems Just In!!
Check out the exceptional clarity, and amazing cuts in our new inventory of loose Tanzanite stones. With bold and lively blue colors, these stunning tanzanite gemstones are great centerpieces for jewelry. You must see our few exceptional large and world class Tanzanites of incredible size and quality.

JUST ARRIVED!!!! Amazing New Blue Sapphire Gemstones
This New Shipment of Fine Loose Blue Sapphires features Rare, Beautiful Top Quality Sapphire Gemstones. These Special Loose Blue Sapphire Gems Display Vivid, Bright Blue Colors and Originate from Ceylon or Kancha. Don't Miss Out on These Unbelievable Hard to Find Sapphires.

**NEW** Stellar Blue Sapphire Natural Gemstones
An outstanding selection of high quality Blue Sapphire genuine gemstones has just arrived at AfricaGems. This fascinating array features loose faceted top Sapphire Gemstones with excellent cuts and high levels of vibrancy and life. Sourced from Kancha, Ceylon, and Madagascar, each of these exotic beauties tells its own story of radiance and fire. Any of these highly sought after gem stones will be the highlight of your collection. One of our favorites is the extremely large and hard to find 7.1 carat Cushion Cut Unheated Blue Sapphire. This star of our collection truly shines with brilliance and inner depth. Come check out the new additions today!

We just got in 4 larger Alexandrites of unparelled quality and size. These rare gemstones are rarely seen in the clarity and dramatic color change that these display. These are all certified and show true to life colors. Really fine fine gems.
A huge collection of fine Namibian Demantoid garnets have also come in and are just gorgeous. Did you know that demantoid garnets are brighter than diamonds? Yes they are just fabulous looking gemstones. Our demantoids are hand selected for large sizes, extreme fine cutting and superb material. These are as good as it gets. You won't tire of looking at these gems!!!

NEW!!! very fine, top quality Blue Sapphire Gems just added! This new shipment of amazing Blue Sapphire is really something else. These gems display brilliant clarity, have superior cuts and are evenly and beautifully colored. You don't see Sapphires like this every day! Such special gems!

**NEW** Absolutely Stunning True Paraiba Tourmaline Gems
A gorgeous array of mind-blowing Paraiba Tourmaline gemstones have just made their way into the AfricaGems vault. Born in Mozambique, Nigeria, and Brazil, these unbelievable gemstones shine brighter than almost any other gem. With dazzling tones of blue ranging from majestic sky blue to a lovely greenish hue these gems do not disappoint. These gems boast vivid saturation, flawless cuts, and fine clarity. If you are in the market for a new Paraiba Tourmaline you simply must check out these sparkling stars of our collection!

**NEW** Fantastic Collection of Gorgeous Beryl Gemstones!
New to the AfricaGems vault: A stunning selection of Green Beryl, Yellow Beryl and peachy pink Morganite gems. This fabulous stones exhibit fanstic color, brilliance, and clarity. Come check out the new collection to see some fabulously large stones, such as the over 24 carat Oval cut Unheated Green Beryl with its truly breathtaking mint green color. We love these vibrant pastel hues, as they are classic and complimentary to so many other stones. Enjoy!
New Selection of Selected Loose Gemstones - Shop Sapphires, Alexandrites, Rubies, Emeralds and Semi Precious Gemstones at AfricaGems