Tourmaline, already known by the Ancients on the shores of the Mediterranean, was imported into Europe by the Dutch in 1703. His name means "stone of many colors." Tourmalines are classified into several varieties according to their color: achroïte, rubellite, dravite, verdelite, indiglote, Siberite, watermelon ... Monochrome tourmalines are rare and often have a color gradient. The most significant deposits are found in Brazil (Minas Gerais, Paraiba). Other deposits found in many places including Afghanistan, Australia, Burma, India, Madagascar, Mozambique ... Many kinds of size are used. Pink, bright red and green are the most popular colors.
Julie Cailleux Mialet, Designer & Gemmologist, has revisited the Gemstone Universe with her High Standard Collection of Necklace, Rings and Earrings by cleverly mixing Pearls, Rough Rocks, Fine or Precious Gems. By her expertise, professionalism, dynamism but also by her Stonecutters and Brokers contacts through the world; Julie will be able to advise you in regards to Gemstone. Gemmology is her passion which allow her to introduce, to her customers, gems that are not well know on the French Market. Ladies that loves gems and jewels loves her creations. Her Necklaces, Rings or Earrings are suited to all type of fabrics, seasons and moods. Her creations are realised in her Paris’ Studio and respect the norm of ‘La Joaillerie Française’ With large variety of prices, quality product, designer style, personalised advise and a sales point at the Paris’ Village Suisse; Les Pierres de Julie is a must go places to find a jewel or unique piece to offer.