Happy Birthday September!
Your traditional, and stunning, birthstone is sapphire. There’s no way around the ample beauty of this gorgeous gemstone.
Stick to tradition and look for the blue hued beauties – the shades of cool complexity. This is your time to celebrate you, so dive into the deep blue and make all your birthday dreams come true!
Though, sapphires are not only blue, they come in almost every color of the rainbow: red, pink, yellow, orange, green, peach, and violet colors. The most sought-after color fancy Sapphire is the rare and beautiful Padparadscha: a pink-orange corundum with a distinctive salmon color reminiscent of a tropical sunset. So step outside the box and choose a sapphire that is somewhere over the rainbow!
Each sapphire is totally and completely unique, though all measure a 9 on the Moh’s hardness scale (listed on this scale as corundum). Diamond comes in as the hardest material on Earth at a 10.
When picking your special colored sapphire, choose a color that is special to you, something that makes you feel good. It is your birthday, after all!
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Happy Birthday all you July babies…It is your month to celebrate, shine, splurge and indulge. Our artists have all the secrets to having the best Birthday yet!
One of the most valuable gemstones, rubies are considered to be the king (or, queen, if you will) of gems. They represent love, health and wisdom. What a great way to step into your next year. Celebrate life beautifully!
All you March babies out there – it’s time to celebrate your special month in typical Aries/Pisces fashion – in daring, watery cool style! Your optimism is unparalleled, and your artistic intuitiveness gives you a leg up on curating your personal collection of the most gorgeous handcrafted jewelry there is.
The birthstone for March is aquamarine, which stems from the Latin “aqua marinus”, meaning, “water of the sea”. With a color evocative of the ocean’s crystalline waters, aquamarine has been long used as a talisman for sailors who believed it would bring safety to their ship. Aquamarine is still viewed as an embodiment of all things related to the sea. So dive in, (there’s much to discover in this world of air and water) and treat yourself right!
Happy Birthday January! Your gorgeous birthstone is garnet. Traditionally a maroon-red color, different types of garnets exist in a range of colors, from green to orange to fiery red – each distinct and stunning. Garnet, also known as the “warrior’s stone,” has long been associated as being a stone of protection, being used during battle in ancient civilizations. This is a sturdy gemstone, worthy of everyday wear for generations to come. This is your month to celebrate in colorful style! Pick your pretty…