BirthStone

january birthstone: garnet

This gorgeous gem's name was derived from the Latin word granatum, which means seed or grain. Also called the "Gem of Mercy", its name is a reference to the pomegranate fruit, whose seeds resemble some garnet crystals...

February Birthstone: Amethyst

Sign of wealth and prosperity, Amethyst is the gemstone most commonly associated with healing properties. This violet gem would make an unforgettable gift for your loved ones born in February, or why not treat yourself with a gorgeous Amethyst jewelry. In this post...

March birthstone: aquamarine

Classified as a semi-precious gem, this mesmerizing gem is the light blue to blue variety of the beryl mineral. This sea blue gemstone shares some properties with its cousin emerald...

april birthstone: diamond

Diamond is one of the most famous and sought-after gemstones. It has dazzled humanity for thousands of years, and it has been adored for its allure throughout history. It has become a staple gemstone in engagement and wedding rings...

May birthstone: Emerald

Owing to their dazzling blue color, sapphires have been associated with mystical powers throughout history. Various leaders have worn sapphires to symbolize heaven and eternal happiness...

june birthstone: Pearl

Pearl has been one of the most sought after gemstones throughout history. It is difficult to trace the origin of pearls to a particular location, however, it is believed that they were discovered by people who were looking for food near the sea. Pearls are the only organic gems which are formed by a sea creature...

october birthstone: tourmaline

Tourmaline is a gorgeous gemstone which is also called the "Rainbow Gem". While pink is the signature color tone for tourmaline, it can virtually be found in every color. Tourmaline has a pleochroic property which means that it displays lighter or darker tones depending on the angle of light.

august birthstone: peridot

This gorgeous green gem is a variety of the olivine mineral. The history of peridot dates back to the days of Ancient Egypt. It is believed that its name was derived from the Arabic word "faridat" which is a general name for gems. Peridot is a...

september birthstone: sapphire

Owing to their dazzling blue color, sapphires have been associated with mystical powers throughout history. Various leaders have worn sapphires to symbolize heaven and eternal happiness...

July birthstone: ruby

Ruby, the red variety of corundum, is a very mystical and a sought-after gemstone. Rubies held a very special place in many cultures throughout history. People have associated rubies with power...

november birthstone : citrine

Gemstone of richness and wealth, citrine is the yellow to orange variety of the Quartz mineral. When it was first discovered where modern tools of gemology didn't exist, citrine was confused with topaz...

december birthstone: blue topaz

Regarded as a semi-precious gem, topaz occurs in various lava flows and granite rocks as crystal minerals. Topaz is a gemstone with a broad color spectrum. The color range of topaz virtually includes all colors of the rainbow, and they may also be found in a colorless form...