WHAT’S YOUR BIRTHSTONE?

Select a stone with personal meaning. Your birthstone more than glistens, it brings you luck and provides a connection to the natural world. Since 18th-century Poland, where the wearing of birthstone jewelry began, the custom has spread throughout the world. Each stone and its alternates are considered lucky to those born in their month of influence. Our modern list will help you find a gem that is uniquely you.


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January: Garnet

Was thought to spark creativity and help the wearer resist melancholy.
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February: Amethyst

Was known to the Ancient Greek to protect one against drunkenness. It is also associated with luck, wit and health.
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March: Aquamarine

Associated with happiness and understanding. It stands as a symbol of consistency when presented to a new bride.
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April: Diamond

The ultimate gift of love, comes from the Greek word “adamas” suggesting the eternity of love and relationship.
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May: Emerald

Represents fidelity, goodness and love, and was also known to strengthen the owner’s memory.
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June: Pearl, Moonstone

Is connected with peace, beauty and nobility. It is also considered to be an emblem of modesty, chastity and purity.
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July: Ruby

Stands for love, enthusiasm and strength. It often is given as a gift that represents devotion and passion.
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August: Peridot

Signifies success, dignity and protection. It is believed to help dreams become reality.
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September: Sapphire

Is known as the stone of prosperity. It is a symbol of purity, truth, sincerity and consistency.
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October: Opal, Tourmaline

Portraying its magical glow and play of colors; it is believed to bring beauty, success and happiness to its wearer.
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November: Topaz, Citrine

With its bright color, has been associated with light-heartedness and cheerfulness, and is a symbol of hope, health, and fidelity.
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December: Zircon, Turquoise

Represents wisdom, courage and sincerity. This stone is also believed to stand for uprightness.