July Birthstone Jewellery

There are two birthstones associated with July:  the beautiful Carnelian and the regal Ruby.   Carnelian (also spelled Cornelian) is a warm red, orange to brown colour gemstone of the Chalcedony family. It was widely used for signet rings during Roman times. It is believed that wearing a Carnelian can boost courage and confidence. The Ruby is considered to be the king of gems and it is believed to represent love, health and wisdom.