Discover the magic of gemstone jewelry at Manfredi Jewels in Greenwich and New Canaan, Connecticut.


An eccentric peridot ring features a geometric halo while sitting on white lace and gold glitter.


Gemstones are an exciting and enchanting aspect of jewelry that adds a delightful touch to any piece. With such a wide variety of gems available, there's something for everyone, from the striking blue of a sapphire to the deep red of a ruby. The vibrant and varied colors of jewels are often attributed to their mineral composition and can be further enhanced by the cut and setting of the stone. They are often associated with meanings and symbolism, making them popular for personalized gifts and sentimental pieces. Whether you're looking for a bold statement piece or a delicate and understated accent, gemstones are a beautiful and meaningful addition to any jewelry collection.



A Hamsa pendant from Shy Creation and sapphire stud earrings from Beny Sofer.

Sapphire: Blue Enchantment

Sapphires are one of the most popular gemstones used in jewelry, and for good reason. They come in many colors, including pink, yellow, green, purple, and orange, but blue sapphires are by far the most commonly used in jewelry. Blue sapphires are prized for their deep, rich color and are often associated with royalty and wisdom. They are a common choice for engagement rings but can also be used in other types of jewelry, such as necklaces, earrings, and bracelets. Whether you prefer a traditional, classic look or something more unique and modern, a piece of jewelry featuring a blue sapphire will surely make a statement.


The Shy Creation Diamond and Blue Sapphire Hamsa Necklace is a stunning accessory with a unique hamsa motif. This necklace is made of high-quality materials, including diamonds and blue sapphires, which are arranged to create a beautiful and eye-catching design. The Beny Sofer 14k White Gold Studs are simple, minimalist earrings that exude elegance and sophistication. These straightforward stud earrings are made of 14k white gold, which provides a classic and timeless look. The sapphire accents add a touch of color and sparkle, making these studs the perfect accessory for any occasion.


A ruby and diamond fashion ring crafted in yellow gold.


Ruby: Red Glamor

Rubies are prized for their intense, fiery red color. They are often associated with love, passion, and courage. Rubies are typically found in shades of red, ranging from a deep, rich color to a more pinkish hue. Whether you prefer a classic, timeless look or something more modern and edgy, a piece of jewelry featuring a ruby will catch the eye and make a lasting impression.


The Syna Cosmic Gemstone and Diamond Ring is a stunning piece of jewelry that showcases the beauty of rubies and diamonds in a contemporary and stylish design. It features rubies and diamonds in a bezel setting, creating a modern and sleek look. Its rubies add color and passion to the ring, while the diamonds provide plenty of sparkle and brilliance. This ring is perfect for those looking for a statement piece to catch the eye and make a lasting impression.


A halo amethyst fashion ring from Doves by Doron Paloma.

Amethyst: Violet Vibrance

Amethysts are a favorite, known for their striking and unique beauty. They are quartz prized for their violet-purple color, ranging from light lavender to deep royal purple. One of the most appealing aspects of amethysts is their clarity, which allows light to pass through them easily, giving them a sparkling and luminous quality. Their natural color variation also adds to their elegance, with some amethysts having a reddish or bluish tint while others have a smoky or cloudy appearance.


The Doves 18k Yellow Gold Amethyst Fashion Ring is a stunning piece with a large amethyst center stone surrounded by a thin layer of diamonds. Its amethyst center stone is a deep, royal purple color with excellent clarity, allowing light to pass through it easily and giving it a sparkling and luminous quality. The ring has a modern and sophisticated design, perfect for those looking for something unique and stylish.



A woman wearing a ruby heart gemstone pendant stands in front of the window.

Shop Gemstone Jewelry at Manfredi Jewels

Manfredi Jewels is Connecticut's premier destination for fine jewelry, offering a vast selection of gemstone jewelry that is unmatched in quality and variety. With over 30 years of experience in the industry, we pride ourselves on providing exceptional customer service and offering our customers a personalized shopping experience. Contact us at our New Canaan or Greenwich jewelry stores.