Archive for 2017

  • Dec012017

    December Birthstone

    December’s birthstones offer three ways to fight the winter blues: tanzanite, zircon and turquoise – all of them, appropriately, best…

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  • Nov012017

    November Birthstone

    Individuals born in November can choose between two sunny gemstones to brighten up this chilly month. November’s birthstones, topaz and…

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  • Oct012017

    October Birthstone

    Individuals born in October get to choose between two birthstones—tourmaline and opal. Each gem then unveils nearly limitless possibilities, as…

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  • Sep012017

    September Birthstone

    September’s birthstone is the sapphire—a precious gem of wisdom, loyalty and nobility. This stone is said to focus the mind,…

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  • Aug012017

    August Birthstone

    We have a birthday present for those born in August: the stunning spinel has been added to your month’s birthstone…

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  • Jul012017

    July Birthstone

    Ruby, the king of precious gems, is the birthstone for fortunate folks born in July. Symbolic of the passion and…

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  • Jun012017

    June Birthstone

    June is one of only three months that has three birthstones associated with it, giving the lucky people born in…

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  • May202017

    May Birthstone

    May birthdays fall right in the heart of spring, and the emerald is the perfect gem to symbolize and celebrate…

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  • May192017

    Birthstones by Month

    What is a more personal touch to add to your unique, custom creation from Half-Past Eight Studios than your own…

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  • Feb242017

    Pecan: Locally Sourced from the Heart of Texas

    Half-Past Eight Studios is located in Denton; the Heart of Texas. Did you know the State Tree of Texas is…

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