Is a trip to one of the BIG Gem shows on your Bucket List?

Well, we’ve got something special!  Team HM member Lisa breaks it down in a video for you in her Gem Show Comparison.

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But first, here are some pictures from the Tucson and Denver Gem Shows — because it’s really all about the crystals, crystals, crystals! Right?

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Quartz towers for days in Denver

For the love of quartz! One of the most abundant and admired crystals, clear quartz is literally a rock star.  And I’ve got a blog post that talks all about it – click here to read more about quartz healing properties, correspondences, and meanings.

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Huge Smokey Quartz Earth Keeper Crystals – Tucson Gem Show

Just look at the size of these Smokey Quartz Earth Keepers above! What do you think is the size of the energy torus on those babies?

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Basking in the crystal vibes — Team HM’s beautiful Lisa D’Arrigo at Denver Gem Show

I mean, who doesn’t need a Crystal Throne?

I kind of fell in love with this one myself —

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Me on a Milky Quartz throne at the Tucson Show.

Gem Show Takeaways

It can be really hard to choose…

  • Both of these shows take place in beautiful locations steeped in rich mining history and geological formations
  • Both of them are in the gorgeous western part of the United States surrounded by many natural wonders
  • Both, of course, have crystals galore!

In this video, Lisa breaks down for you >>>

  1. If you could only choose one show, which one is best for you?
  2. Should do your best to go to both shows?
  3. Exactly what to expect

Some things to consider before going to a gem show

  1. Goals – What are your personal or business goals? Why do you want to attend the gem show?
  2. Location – How far do you have to travel to attend one of these shows? Can you drive? Or do you have to fly and ship purchases home?
  3. Timing – When do these shows take place? And when is it most convenient for you to go?

Tucson Gem Show

  • Feels like a city-wide experience
  • Give yourself time to not only peruse all the crystal goodness but to refresh and recharge, you’re gonna need it!
  • Tucson is surrounded by the Tucson Mountain Range and many other great locations for side trips.

Want more info on my trips to the Tucson Gem Show?  I’ve been year after year and written all about it for you. Here are a few of my personal recaps and MUST-HAVE tips:

More Helpful Tucson Gem Show Links

Denver Gem Show

  • Growing and adding bigger venues and new locations every year it’s also a multi-location gem show
  • There are plenty of crystals and vendors to choose from and hand-select, but it’s less overwhelming than Tucson
  • Denver is located in the beautiful Rocky Mountains

More Helpful Denver Gem Show Links

And just because Lisa and I can’t resist…

More crystal pics!

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Skeletal stunner at Tucson Gem Show

You could get lost in this crystal… it’s like there are whole inner worlds in there.

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Hibiscus Moon and Lisa out having the time of our lives while shopping at the Tucson Gem Show

Even if you don’t buy much — being at the Gem Show, soaking up the crystal energy, checking out the variety, and scoping new finds is so much fun!

Giant Lemurian

Only at a gem show will you come face to face with a Giant Lemurian point like this beauty!

Feast your eyes on these beads, and imagine what you could create with this selection.

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Gemstone bead booth at the Denver Gem Show. Beads for days and days!

Me and Lisa

Here’s a photo from the vault — Me and Lisa having a Tucson Gem Show Pajama Party several years back!

The talent of the carvers and the gemstone decor pieces on display are out of this world!

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Lepidolite Krishna Carving – Denver Gem Show

Hope you enjoyed this Gem Show Comparison. Have you been to either of these two gem shows? Or is it on your bucket list? Or will you go to both?  Please tell me in the comments below.

Crystal Blessings,

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