January – Garnet
Is a symbol of friendship, loyalty, good health and devotion. Some believe it also gives its wearer guidance in the night and protection from nightmares.
February – Amethyst
Amethyst symbolises peace, protection and tranquility. Amethyst provides insight on ways to solve problems and is said to increase intelligence and spirituality.
March – Aquamarine
A symbol of youth, happiness and beauty. Aquamarine is said to promote honesty, loyalty and good health.
April – Diamond
By far the most popular and desired gemstone in the world. It is regarded as the ultimate symbol of eternal love, fidelity, courage and invincibility.
May – Emerald
A symbol of fertility. Rebirth and goodness. It’s regarded as an amulet for good fortune.
June – Pearl
Pearls are believed to have life giving powers, the ability to restore youth and improving self worth. They also represent modesty, love, success, happiness and purity.
July – Ruby
Believed to be a symbol of fire, success, devotion, integrity and passion. It’s known as the “Lord of the Gems” because of its rarity and beauty.
August – Peridot
It’s regarded as a powerful amulet to ward off evil and protect the wearer from nightmares. Peridot is given as a symbol of fame, dignity and protection.
September – Sapphire
Sapphire represents truth, sincerity, commitment, consistency and loyalty of the heart.
October – Tourmaline
According to legend, all colours of tourmaline protect the wearer against many dangers and misfortune. Tourmaline promotes balance and protection.
November – Citrine
Revered as the gift from the sun, its name is derived from the French word for lemon “citron”. Citrine is given as a symbol of hope, youth, health and fidelity.
December – Blue Topaz
Symbol for love and affection, it’s believed to bring friendship and fidelity to those who wear it. Topaz is used for strength, wisdom and courage.