WHAT’S YOUR BIRTHSTONE?

A FUN AND FRIENDLY GUIDE TO HELP PICK A PERFECT GIFT FOR YOU OR SOMEONE ELSE

Your birthstone brings you luck, a talisman from the heavens that sparkles here on earth.
Today birthstones are fashionable too. Wear your birthstone and unlock the power
of gems to express your unique personality.

 

JANUARY

Garnet

HEALHY, FAITHFUL, STRENGHTENING, CHEERFUL

 

he January birthstone is garnet, the traveler's gem
that protects you when you are on the road.
Garnets turn strangers into friends.
Wear garnet and be adventurous.

nspired by the Latin word fro pomegranate,
these deep red jewels are reminiscent of the
fruit’s seed. A protective talisman to
ward off evil and illness, garnet helps the wearer
let go of patterns that no longer serve her or him,
inspiring sensuality, seft-truth and happiness.

 

 

 

FEBRUARY

Amethyst

PEACE. POWER. PRECIOUS. PROTECTION

 

The February birthstone is amethyst, the gem of peace.
Amethyst's soothing powers even
enhance the tranquility of meditation.
Wear amethyst and be serene.

Long associated with royalty, purple stones
lend a regal air to all skintones.
The violet-hued quatz has been used to stimulate
prophetic dreams and visions and
has been offered as protection for knights
in battle since medieval times.

 

 

 

MARCH

Aquamarine

TRANQUIL, HARMONY, COURAGEOUS, HE

 

The March birthstone is aquamarine, the gem of happiness.
Aquamarine promotes harmony with friends
and lovers. Wear aquamarine and be joyful.

Heading out to sea, sailors armed themselves
with aquamarine amulets to protect
against enemies and rough waters.
Aiding in stability and calm, it makes an ideal
anniversary gem. Happiness and eternal youth
are added benenfits of this icy cool stone.

 

 

 

APRIL

Diamond

BRILLIANT, MAGICAL, PURIFYING

 

The April birthstone is diamond, the gem of forever.
Diamonds are so dazzling, the Romans
thought they were fallen stars.
Wear diamonds and be brilliant.

Since Hapsburg Emperor Maimilian I presented
Mary of Burgundy iwth a diamond engagement ring in the 15th Century, this gem has been known to bond relationship - serving as a token of commitment and fidelity. This colorless stoneamplifies energy and magic of other gemstones, cleanses the aura,
and brings new beginnings to the wearer.

 

 

 

MAY

Emerald

BIRTH, LOVE, WISDOM

 

The May birthstone is emerald, the gem of renewal.The gem of the goddess Venus, emerald
has long symbolized love and fertility. Wear emerald and be creative.

Among the most valuable gemstones, the emerald is so admired that even its flaws get their own term of endearment: the “jardin.”
Emeralds are said to open the heart chakra,
promoting unconditional love, fertility and
domestic bliss, as well as enhanced creativity
and inspiration.

 

 

 

JUNE

Pearl

PURITY, FAITHFULNESS, FRIENDSHIP, LOYALTY

 

June's birthstone is pearl. Feminine and enchanting,pearls are the gems of pure perfection and are said to glow with captured moonlight.

Pearl, has long been a symbol of purity.
The ancient Greeks believed that pearls were the hardened tears of joy from Aphrodite, the goddess of love. Wearing pearl on the day of the wedding also promises brides marital bliss.

 

 

 

JULY

Ruby

PASSION, LOVE, HEALTH, WISDOM, FORTUNE

 

The July birthstone is ruby, the gem of desire.
Dramatic red ruby attracts the eye and quickens the pulse with a flame that never goes out. Wear ruby and be passionate.

Enhanced with the power of the sun,
ruby promotesgood health and longevity.
Ruby is considered the king of gems and represent love,health and wisdom. It was believed wearing a fine red Ruby bestowed good fortune on its owner. A Ruby is the most valuable gemstone.

 

 

 

AUGUST

Peridot

POSITIVE, ADVENTUROUS, EMPOWERING

 

The August birthstone is peridot, the gem of resilience. Peridot forms in extreme conditions, like volcanoes and meteorites. Wear peridot and be brilliant under pressure.

eridot symbolizes the sun and leo with warm, regalconfidence. Evil spirites are warded off, as the chakras open upto expel stagnant energy. Clarity results, leading to positivegrowth and thanks to a sharpened mind and quickened wit.

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER

Sapphire

WISDOM, FAITH, TRUTH, CONNECTION

 

he September birthstone is sapphire, the gem of truth. With the power to win loyalty, sapphire keeps promises and inspires faith. Wear sapphire and be soulful.

A stone of spiritual growth and transformation,
this deep blue gem enhances the wearer’s connection to the universe and inner truth, enrichingrelationships with the self and others. It symbolizes faith, hope and destiny, and protects from jealousy, envy, and danger.

 

 

 

OCTOBER

Opal

FAITHFUL, CONFIDENT

 

October's birthstone is opal.
It was believed that opals fell from
heaven in flashes of lightning.
Ancient Greeks thought
opals had the power
to aid prohecy and foresight.

Opal has the power to put things in
perspective. The heart gets a much-needed assurance of love and hope,while negativity and injustice are whisked away by its power.

 

 

 

NOVEMBER

Citrine

CREATIVE, JOYOUS, CLARIFYING

 

The November birthstone is citrine, the gem of optimism. Sunny citrine protects against jealousy and keeps the glass half-full. Wear citrine and be positive.

From the French word for lemon, citron, this bold yellow stoneharnesses the power of the sun to warm your heartand uplift your spirits. A stone of abudance, citrinehelps manifest and attract wealth, successand properity and cultivate inner calmand wisdom.

 

 

 

DECEMBER

Tanzanite

ARTISTIC, JOYFUL, AFFIRMING

 

December's birthstone is tanzanite. Supremely rare tanzanite is the gem of enchantment. Wear tanzanite and be mesmerizing.

Choose your own path without being
influenced by others’ ideas of who you are.Tanzanite helps artistic personalities findemotional and work balance, decreasing stress and easing expression and communication.