Birthstone Jewellery

Birthstone Jewellery

Click on your birthday month to find out more about the fascinating world of gemstones and the one that is special for you.

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January Garnets February Amethyst March Aquamarine April Diamond May Emerald June Pearls July Ruby August Peridot September Sapphire October Opal November Citrine December Tanzanite

The wearing of gemstones can be traced back to the Bible. Moses is said to have given special instructions for the Breastplate worn by Aaron, the High Priest of the Hebrews, containing twelve different gemstones.

Specific gemstones were linked to the signs of the zodiac, and then progressed to being linked to the twelve months of the calendar year.

Throughout history many myths and legends have been associated with gemstones, and it has long been believed that birthstones will bring good fortune and health. There is naturally some disagreement on which stones correspond with which month, and this has also changed over time.

Among the many benefits you are likely to receive if you wear the right stone for our birthmonth are to travel in safety, be courageous, have healing powers, be pure. have the ability to ward off evil, be exceptionally strong, be able to withstand poisoning, be faithful, confident and of be lucky in love!

Mother Nature has provided us with many more gemstones than those we mention here - do contact us if you would like us to tell you more about this fascinating subject. We carry an extensive selection of gemstones which we would love to show you.

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