"By her who in June was born,
No gem save Pearls shall be worn,
They will ensure her constancy,
True friendship and fidelity."
If you are lucky enough to have a birthday in March there are two birthstones associated with this month: Aquamarine and Bloodstone.Read Full Article >
Colours Aquamarine is most often light in tone and ranges from greenish blue to blue-green; the color is usually more intense in larger stones. Meanings The name aquamarine is derived from the Latin word aqua, meaning water, and marina, meaning the sea. Aquamarine was believed to protect sailors, as well as to guarantee a safe voyage. The beautiful blue color...
Beautiful Amethyst - The Birthstone for February "The February born shall find Sincerity and peace of mind, Freedom from passion and from care, If they, the amethyst will wear." Meanings Amethyst is one of the most popular gemstones and was once considered more precious than diamonds. It has long been used in jewellery. The word Amethyst is derived from...
The word Garnet comes from the Latin word Garanatus, meaning seed like. The beautiful rich red colour of these gems was thought to resemble the seeds of the pomegranate.