Birthstones by Month

February 03, 2020

Birthstones by Month

There is something special about wearing a piece of jewellery containing your birthstone.

Whether you believe in the healing attributes of stones or not, coloured stones are a lovely way to accent your look and to bring in some meaning and personalisation to your style.

What is your favourite colour? Does it correspond to your birthstone?

January Birthstone: Garnet – is said to protect one from nightmares and to safeguard travellers.

February Birthstone: Amethyst - it is said to purify the mind and clear negative thoughts. It is associated with trust, intuition and spirituality.

March Birthstone: Aquamarine - helps overcome the fear of speaking, accelerates the intellectual reasoning process and enhances the ability for rapid response. 

April Birthstone: Diamond - in addition to being a symbol of everlasting love, it was once thought to bring courage.

May Birthstone: Emerald - has long been associated with fertility, rebirth, and love.

June Birthstone: Pearl - has long been a symbol of purity.

July Birthstone: Ruby - symbolises love and passion.

August Birthstone: Peridot – is said to promote abundance, prosperity and happiness,wealth and wellbeing into your life.

September Birthstone: Sapphire - symbolises purity and wisdom.

October Birthstone: Opal (or tourmaline) - symbolises faithfulness and confidence.

November Birthstone:  Citrine (or topaz) - is said to have healing properties that clears blockages, enhances mental clarity and activates the imagination

December Birthstone: Turquoise (or tanzanite) - a symbol of good fortune and success. 

If you have dreams of creating or purchasing a piece of birthstone jewellery this year, we would be delighted to assist you. Visit us or contact us to find out more.




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