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.
Valentine's Day is next week, Friday the 14th February.
We thought we would share with you some of our favourite picks for gift giving or keeping this Valentine's Day...
Happy birthday month to our February clients! Your birthday stone is the beautiful Amethyst which is one of the many varieties of quartz that occurs in shades of lavender through to violet.