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Feel the Energy of Korite Ammolite
At KORITE our passion is the stunning, rare and truly one of a kind ammolite gemstone. Ammolite is a semi-precious gemstone that was born from a fossilized crustacean from the Crustaceous and Jurassic eras; dating back over 71 million years...
Korite featured in Canadian Jeweller Magazine
This summer our good friends at Canadian Jeweller Magazine published an incredible article about the Ammolite gem, and what we do here at Korite. Author, Karen Rudolph Durrie, extensively covered our history, environmental commitment, craftsmanship and worldwide distribution, through her...
Introducing Korite Ammonite’s Exquisite Collection of One of a Kind Hand Specimens
Korite is excited to have recently launched our hand specimens for sale on our website. These unique pieces of Ammonite fossil are over 71 million years old, emerging from ancient marine sediment that was once at the bottom of the Bearpaw Sea....
Korite is pairing up with The Shopping Channel
Korite is so excited to be pairing with The Shopping Channel for another LIVE show, showcasing a brand new, never seen before jewelry piece designed specifically for the show. Korite is lucky to have an incredible relationship with TSC, which...
The Perfect Pair- Picking the Perfect Pieces of Jewellery for Your Special Day
Is there anything more beautiful than a sparkling bride on her wedding day? The dress, flowers, hair, makeup and jewelry balance with one another as everyone’s jaw drops when she walks down the aisle. Every bride is unique, and while...
Back to School with Korite
Summer is winding down, and in no time, we will be welcoming crisp autumn mornings and multicoloured leaves falling from the trees. As kids and parents everywhere are savouring the final days of August and preparing to go back to...
Vibrant Nostalgia – Korites Color Spectrum Association with Canadian Landscapes
Summertime is here, the sun is shining, and flowers are in bloom. At Korite, we are inspired by the bright blooms and exquisite terrain of the summer months in Canada. After months of cold, snow and many grey days, our...
Will insurance cover it? Understanding jewellery insurance
Jewellery is said to last a lifetime until your ring falls down the drain while you’re cleaning up after supper, or a thief swipes a valuable piece from your home or a hotel room on holidays. Unfortunately, accidents happen and...
Our Ammolite jewellery presented at the Sainte Marie Aux Mines Show
This weekend Korite is excited to be exhibiting at the Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines Mineral & Gem Show, hosted at the new Osmont Pavilion in France. We are looking forward to sharing our gems alongside our booth partner and very good friend, Dr...
Father’s Day, that distinctive day, once a year, that we celebrate dad
At Korite, we love to celebrate Father’s Day with tradition. Simple acknowledgements or events that are performed year after year that eventually turns into the “tradition”. For some, this is a pancake breakfast in bed, for others maybe it’s hosting...
Ammolite Gemstone, as Precious as a Mother’s Love
When you think of love, fertility, knowledge and growth, you often think “Mom”. If you could harness a mother’s goodness within a stone, you would have the Ammolite gemstone. Mother earth has presented this beautiful stone to connect you to...
Mother’s Day Korite Gift Guide
One of the most special days of the year is just around the corner, Mother’s Day; a day to recognize your mom and all of her greatness. On Mother’s Day, your mom deserves that little bit of extra special recognition,...
2019 Jewellery Trends
2019 is in full swing, and as we are waiting for all the snow to melt and for spring to arrive, we are spending our time researching the hottest jewellery trends forecasted for this spring and summer. Thus far, we...
What we have been up to
Korite has been lucky to begin 2019 with a number of exciting events and shows, ranging across North America. In just the first couple weeks of this month we have been fortunate enough to host a trunk show with Macy’s...
Korite Pendants: Pairing and wearing your perfect pendant
Ammolite gemstones will enchant you like bright, delicate, exquisite pendants. Celebrated for their mystical assets of healing, prosperity and energy, Korite Ammolite Pendants are an asset to all jewellery collections.Set in gold, silver and/or diamonds, Korite pendants add a beautiful...
Ammolite gemstone presented at the Tucson Gem and Mineral show
Korite, leading producer of the rare Ammolite gemstone, is proud and excited to be participating in the Tucson Gem and Mineral show. The show will be running January 31st – February 13th, this year. The Tucson Gem and Mineral show...
How to style Korite Ammolite Earrings
At Korite, we understand that pairing jewellery can be challenging. So we wanted to offer you a few quick tips on how to style ammolite, to prevent hours of Pinterest scrolling and google researching. Our first pairing blog will uncover...
What We Do – Ammolite
Ammolite – Semi-Precious Gemstone Did you know that Ammolite is one of three uniquely declared semi-precious gemstones named in the last 300 years? Dating back over seventy-one million years, Ammolite originates from a crustaceous shell. It is an iridescent, nacreous layer...
The Healing Properties of Ammolite
By happening upon this blog, we are assuming you have an understanding of what Ammolite is and what we do here at Korite. If you are not, we will do a quick review; Ammolite is a semi-precious gemstone that is...
Korite at JCK Jewelry Show
KORITE AMMOLITE AT JCK JEWELRY SHOW. WHAT: KORITE’s Ammolite jewelry is celebrated globally for naturally captivating color and layers of vibrant iridescence. Ammolite transforms jewelry into head-turners, conversation starters, and breathtaking designer statements that celebrate rare and exotic natural beauty....
Korite Joins Top-Rated Responsible Jewellery Council
CALGARY-BASED GEMSTONE COMPANY KORITE JOINS TOP-RATED RESPONSIBLE JEWELLERY COUNCIL KORITE, the world’s largest producer of gem-grade ammolite, announces its membership with the Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC). KORITE’s commitment to the highly regarded Codes of Practices by the Council and stringent...