CARE & MAINTENANCE

CARE & MAINTENANCE

READ TIME: 2-4 MINS.  Here is a brief guide on how you can best care for your Cavalier pieces! At-home cleaning tips, best practices, general care ...

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MEET THE FOUNDERS

MEET THE FOUNDERS

Keith and I became official business partners in 2012, a year later we opened Cavalier as a brick and mortar storefront in the heart of Vancouver’...

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Chivor mining region of Colombia.

ETHICS & TRACEABILITY  

Read time: 5-7 minsAudio version available here    Each gemstone, diamond, or piece of jewelry means something different to everyone. For some, i...

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Gemstones 101

Gemstones 101

The 4 C’s: The Reasons for Grading Gemstones So much of how we value a gemstone comes down to looks. To put it bluntly, most people are on the hunt...

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What Is Paraiba Tourmaline?

What Is Paraiba Tourmaline?

The discovery of the Paraiba tourmaline in Brazil in the late 1980s sent an electric shock through the gem community that continues to pulse to thi...

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Ruby

Ruby

Are Rubies Rare? Rarity is what many gem hunters are looking for—a highly valued, and unique piece of stone that sets itself apart from everything ...

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