Everything you need to know in the world of Jade
Uncovering the similarities and differences between Canadian Jade and New Zealand Jade
New Zealand pounamu and Canadian jade both have a fascinating history, traditionally being used as weapons and tools before entering modern society as jewellery. While the New Zealand-sourced stone carries...
Greenstone necklace designs and 8 answers to questions customers ask us
Maori believed greenstone had to be gifted. We are regularly asked what the historical Maori traditions are around the gifting of greenstone necklace designs, and what Maori believe today. Sam...
Maori necklace designs and the importance of jade to Maori culture
Jade has been crafted by Māori into items of adornment for hundreds of years. Captain James Cook even gifted a beautiful hei tiki necklace to George III, King of the...