Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Collect Gemstones and Rings

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    Trying to Collect Them All!

    For about two years now, I have avidly started to collect gemstones and rings. I usuallly am able to purchase my collectibles through Ebay;either by winning auction,or just buying the item form one of the their stores they have on Ebay.At times I have purchased items...
    malevirgin37 malevirgin37 36-40 1 Response Aug 2, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm New To This Hobby!

      Hi,  everyone!  I've always had a passion for gemstones and unique rocks and minerals, but this is the first year I've really gotten serious about a gemstone collection.  I'm buying one gemstone per year - most of the ones I really like are the oddball ones...
    Preciousgems Preciousgems 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 16, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I have bought quite a few sapphires from a

    friend who use to mine them in central Queensland. Some years ago Australia supplied around 70% of the worlds sapphires. The majority were sold to Thailand and sold as Thai stones after heat treating to improve the colour. Sri Lanka is known for the better blue colours...
    Ozdharma Ozdharma 56-60, M 3 Responses Jan 4

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Mmm.. Love Gemstones

    For about 15 years now i have collected crystals and gemstones.  Most of the crystals i have found have been in Tasmania in the mountains. Id walk along and see a shiny object,  Most of the time its some sort of crystal.  Rose, Smokey and clear crystals i have...
    marcoise marcoise 31-35, M 2 Responses Feb 15, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Rings And Things!

    I have been collecting gemstone rings since 8th grade.  My grandfather got me a garnet ring and I have loved rings ever since.  Well, all jewelry really, but I still have a weakness for rings.     One of my favorites is an alexandrite ring I ...
    patchworkofmistakes patchworkofmistakes 26-30, F Dec 19, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Sapphires

    I love sapphires and collect them in jewelry, as art, raw and polished.  I love sapphires and have them throughout my house.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 10 Responses Aug 1, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I love colored gemstones. I have a rather large collection of them. I buy them loose and later on I design the perfect setting to mount them in. I have a few jewelry designers that...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 36-40, F 8 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i saw all lord of the rings movies also saw all 3 hobbit movies and i have the lord of the rings the two towers and the return of the king on ps2
    carlosgalindo1130 carlosgalindo1130 18-21, M Mar 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love comic books. I have about 1350 or so comics inside of my personal collection and probably about 500 or so others that I keep around in order to use for trading.I have mostly...
    TheHiker TheHiker 41-45, M 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This is literally, the first thing I searched for on this EP! Most people I know haven't even seen the movies, let alone read the books, so Hello! to all the people here who like...
    Cineraria Cineraria 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I am a major collector of Reborn dolls and I prefer to get preloved/second hand Reborns . This is because theres so many lovely dolls that need homes. So recently I wanted to...
    SystemK SystemK 22-25, F Mar 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hi everybody! I'm so happy to find people with the same interests. I also have a fridge magnet collection from all over the world. I got some of them in my travels, while others...
    giulice giulice 31-35, F Mar 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I now have a pretty Peacock notebook in my (oddly large) notebook collection. ._. One positive thing about collecting notebooks, I always have paper to write stuff down on.
    Knixveus5 Knixveus5 18-21, M Mar 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a bit of a hoarder lol I love collecting little trinkets and pecculiar items. I own allsorts of random crap! My favorite things to collect are Zippo's!
    XUD9 XUD9 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have currencies from all around the world but mostly from my country in african but I have Us money and canada and malisia and london I love collecting them once my 8 years old...
    collegegirl20 collegegirl20 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ever growing large collection lol
    bradymossy1 bradymossy1 18-21 Mar 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I collect different types of glasses (whine glasses, champagne, etc), notebooks (I recently got a Spiderman, Donatello-Tmnt, and Rapheal-Tmnt notebook), Rosaries, and cologne...
    Knixveus5 Knixveus5 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have so many collections but I love my comic books!!! I have the comic book that is the first appearance of the punisher,,, ever. It's an amazing spider man comic
    jangofett56037 jangofett56037 18-21, M Mar 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Specifically, I collect, paint, and run Space Wolves and the Dark Angels Successor Chapter "Guardians of the Covenant." I'm working on getting other members of my family involved...
    ThePhilosopher ThePhilosopher 26-30, M Mar 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Anything with the peace sign or the word 'peace' itself on it, I hoard lol. I recently got rid of so many things but I want more cool stuff and not just like t-shirts or earrings...
    EarthyLocks EarthyLocks 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Collect Hot Wheels Cars...................
    goodnites25 goodnites25 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have over 500,000 baseball cards. I also collect other sports stuff. Antique tins. Hand made furniture or knick knacks that are hand made like brass and copper items. lots more
    mydilemmas mydilemmas 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This may not seem too cool to others, but I collect buttons. It doesn't matter what type of button it is. I don't know man, I just think buttons are frickin adorable
    goshdarnitgerald goshdarnitgerald 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Love Collecting Cool Stuff..........
    goodnites25 goodnites25 22-25, M 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My current lock screen for my phone ^_^
    TheLoneHowl96 TheLoneHowl96 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I suddenly realized that all people-all women are not like me.they are able to feel ,while I am not.
    calibaybay calibaybay 22-25, F Feb 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Nual Nual 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "Love can sometimes be magic, but magic can sometimes just be an illusion." - Javan
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    “It was so nice just to live in the moment, to enjoy holding him so closely, to pretend for a little while that they were merely two young people in love and nothing else...
    TrappedInAWonderland TrappedInAWonderland 18-21, F Mar 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Remember kid, there's heroes and there's legends. Heroes get remembered but legends never die, follow your heart kid, and you'll never go wrong.
    NewBeginnings5 NewBeginnings5 26-30 Mar 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be." - Lao Tzu
    TrappedInAWonderland TrappedInAWonderland 18-21, F Mar 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    heres a link to quotes that everyone should know http://stylecaster.com/love-quotes/ 
    awsome2 awsome2 18-21, T Mar 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "Your value as a person is not dependent on how you are treated but on what you do." - Compassion Power -Steven Stosny
    Orangerocket Orangerocket 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "Science may be hard to understand. It may challenge cherished beliefs. When its products are placed at the disposal of politicians or industrialists, it may lead to weapons of...
    archknight archknight 18-21, M Mar 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm 42 years old and sadly still buy action figures. Love the new ReAction figures or the vintage star wars
    WhiskeyGold WhiskeyGold 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    In April of 2013 when I took a trip to Vegas with some girlfriends I stopped off at Tristar Sports Memorabilia on the day Magic Johnson was there to be signing pictures, posters...
    ThereIsNoName ThereIsNoName 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward."
    TrappedInAWonderland TrappedInAWonderland 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "Some people believe holding on and hanging in there are signs of great strength. However, there are times when it takes much more strength to know when to let go and then do it...
    TrappedInAWonderland TrappedInAWonderland 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "A star falls from the sky and into your hands. Then it seeps through your veins and swims inside your blood and becomes every part of you. And then you have to put it back into...
    TrappedInAWonderland TrappedInAWonderland 18-21, F Mar 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "Be happy.. Not because everything is good, but because you can see the good in everything."
    TrappedInAWonderland TrappedInAWonderland 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I found some buffy the vampire slayer action figures at work today. i haven't bought a action figure in a few years but i had to get these. they are in that classic 3 3/4" size...
    bw32 bw32 31-35, M Mar 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    What kind of rock is this?
    totallytori totallytori 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 8

    Your Response

    Cancel