Understanding the source of the gems you choose for your engagement ring is key to making a sound decision prior to your purchase. Why? Because there’s a bigger global context to the gem trade you may want to consider. This smart little video gives you a glimpse into the world of gem mining and the effects it has on the land and people surrounding it.
“A brief look at the route gemstones take from mines to market in Burma (Myanmar), starting in the Mountains of Mogok and finishing at the Thai border. Hosted by Charles Lawson of Lawson Gems.”