HABIB GemFest Inspires Appreciation for Natural Wonder with a Masterclass on Gemstones and Diamonds!

Had us dreaming of diamonds and gems!
By: Farah Khan
June 8, 2023

Gemstones and diamonds, oh my! These sparkling marvels of the Earth have long fascinated us with their enchanting beauty and captivating stories. But how much do we really know about these precious gems? Well, HABIB is here to enlighten us all with their dazzling GemFest Masterclass, where they turn the mundane into the magnificent!

Led by the renowned Dato Sri Meer Habib, a certified GIA Graduate Gemologist and probably a secret gem whisperer, the HABIB team of expert gemologists and subject matter enthusiasts delved into a wide range of topics. They covered everything from the different categories of gemstones to the secrets of diamonds and colored stones. And just when you thought things couldn’t get any more thrilling, they even let the guests try their hand at pearl extraction!

Move aside, oysters, there’s a new pearl-picking champ in town!

By the end of the masterclass, the participants were brimming with newfound knowledge and awareness of the intricate beauty hidden within each stone. HABIB, being the responsible and enlightened jeweler that they are, aims to cultivate a sense of appreciation and awe for gemstones and diamonds. They want us to see these shimmering treasures not just as valuable commodities but as pieces of art that tell stories of aspirations and dreams. I mean, who needs a Picasso when you can wear a piece of art around your neck?

Now, don’t fret if you missed the masterclass because HABIB has got you covered! Their Gemfest Campaign will be running nationwide from 1st June until 2nd July, showcasing a stunning range of designs and styles at all HABIB showrooms. Brace yourself for an ocean of choices, from understated elegance to bold and versatile pieces that will make even the Queen of England blush!

The collection features exquisite pieces that will make your heart skip a beat. Imagine yourself donning a luxuriously crafted necklace adorned with 44 carats of Sapphires and 7 Tanzanites. Yes, you read that right! You’ll practically be dripping in glamour. And let’s not forget about the highly coveted Paraiba Tourmaline rings, the rarest of their kind, weighing in at a mesmerising 12 carats. It’s like wearing a supernova on your fingers!

But these gems aren’t just for show, my dear fashionistas. They offer a world of endless possibilities for self-expression. Whether you prefer a traditional engagement ring or dare to be bold with unconventional and playful designs, colored gemstones and diamonds are your ultimate fashion allies. Just ask Elizabeth Taylor, the legendary collector of stunning gemstone collections, or Catherine, Princess of Wales, who is always rocking those regal gemstone ensembles. These icons have proven that gemstones truly stand the test of time, serving as timeless and elegant pieces for every occasion.

So the next time you find yourself mesmerised by a dazzling diamond or a vibrant gemstone at a HABIB showroom, take a moment to pause and reflect. Think about the rarity and the artistic craftsmanship that went into bringing that piece to life. Embrace the wonder and awe that these natural marvels inspire. And remember, with gemstones and diamonds, you’re not just wearing jewellery – you’re wearing a piece of history, a touch of magic, and a whole lot of sparkle!