14K vs. 18K vs. PLATINUM
More affordable, durable
Nickel content may cause allergic reaction.
Contains more gold, higher investment value
Less durable due to higher gold content. Nickel content may cause allergic reaction.
Excellent investment value, very durable
Can be expensive
WHITE / YELLOW / ROSE GOLD vs. PLATINUM
More durable than yellow gold, can replicate look of platinum at a lower price
Will tarnish over time requiring maintenance (need to re-rhodium plate)
Does not tarnish - will always retain yellow color, traditionally most popular metal for rings
More easily scratched than white gold due to no rhodium plating
Will not tarnish, extremely durable due to presence of copper
Copper will naturally darken over time - can be good or bad depending on preference
Very durable material, best for gem security (prongs do not bend or break easily)
GemsNY will ship domestic orders via FedEx scheduled to arrive before Valentine's Day. Please note, GemsNY is not responsible for delays encountered by FedEx, which may result in your package being delivered after Valentine's Day. International shipments may NOT arrive for Valentine's Day and is not guaranteed.
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Buy it Loose, Set it Later
All of our jewelry is made-to-order. But with no time left until Valentine's Day, we are offering a unique solution. Buy any gemstone(s) above $750 and we'll ship it free to you in time for Valentine's Day so you can present it in a beautiful gemstone box. Then give her the gift of selecting the ring, pendant or earrings of her choice. Once you pick out the setting, call us. We'll send you a free return label to ship the gemstone back to us so we can set it and ship it back to you free of charge. Then you get to gift it to her all over again. That's a lot of shipping - all for free - just in time for the Valentine's Day.
Between December 24th to January 1st this will be our schedule:
10am to 5pm
10am to 5pm
10am to 5pm
Resume regular business hours
COVID-19 Update (As of )
Our online store remains open and customer service is available.
We are continuing to process all orders
We are attempting to ship all orders timely but there may be delays due to local regulations
Most of our employees are working remotely
All precautions as prescribed by CDC have been implemented by our jewelry and shipping team
We have closed our showroom in NYC and will not be scheduling any appointments until further notice
We appreciate your understanding as we get through this troubling time together.
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All of our gemstones more than $5,000 in price can be laser inscribed with a unique ID number on the girdle of the gemstone. The unique identifier can be inspected under 30x to 50x magnification to verify your gemstone has not been switched by a local jeweler. Please select "Yes" from the Laser Inscription drop down menu, if you would like to have the gem laser inscribed (adds 2 business days).
We will certify the Gem with GIA using expedited service for charge (2-4 days, subject to availability). Please note this charge is not refundable in case of a return.
Click to see Sample GIA certificates below by gemstone type:
Expedited GIA Certificate
Sample GIA Certificate
Make an Offer
As leading wholesalers of gems in the US, we pride ourselves on our pricing. For our gems over $20,000, we offer an option to make an offer. We would love to earn your business and want to remove price from the equation. If a reasonable offer is presented, we will explore it and get back to you within 2 business days.