There are over 4,000 minerals on our planet so why do diamonds get all the attention? This list contains some of the most gorgeous gems the earth has to offer.
OpalOpals diffract light which allow them take on a variety of colors.
LabradoriteThis iridescent stone is found mostly in Labrador, Canada.
AquamarineAquamarine is one of the most beautiful gemstones in the world.
Lapis LazuliLapis Lazuli has long been a prized stone known for its intense color. It was used for the eyebrows on the mask of King Tut!
RhodochrositeThe national gemstone of Argentina.
MalachiteMalachite is one of the coolest crystals in the world. The circular shapes are formed when copper enters other minerals.
Titanium QuartzIt's rainbow...and shiny.....
FluoriteFlourite comes in many colors but all of them are amazing...
Rose QuartzRose quartz a pink translucent form of quartz said to enhance feelings of universal love.
Black TourmalineBlack tourmaline has been used in Shamanic rituals around the world, and is known by crystal healing proponents as a grounding stone that soothes anxiety.
SunstoneSunstone is known for its warm gold color and is said to have a joyful effect when worn or held.
Blue Lace AgateBlue lace agate is one of the prettiest forms of agate.
MoldaviteAll the world's moldavite is said to have come from a meteorite impact 14,700,000 years ago! This gem is SUPER rare.
DanburiteDanburite has a crystal form similar to topaz, and is often used as a healing stone.
Ocean JasperOrbicular ocean jasper is very rare and often found on the shores of Madagascar. The circles are formed by WATER!
SeleniteSelenite is a crystalline variety of the mineral gypsum. Many associate it with celestial properties and the moon.
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List Rules: Minerals that are not diamonds