Celebrating Birth With Birthstones April 2, 2018 12:41
For centuries, birthstones have connected people to their birth month. Each stone has meaningful symbolism that is specific to each month. Birthstones add the perfect personal touch to any look. Here’s a breakdown of each month’s gemstone, what it symbolizes, and how it can be incorporated into your everyday look.
January – Garnet
Symbolizes Friendship and Trust.
Trust us when we say this: match your garnet jewelry with mustard, gray, or blue.
Jewel Featured: Galaxy Veela Earrings in Carnelian and Garnet
February – Purple Amethyst
Wear your purple piece with a yellow, pink, or orange outfit.
Jewels Featured: Galaxy Norma Pendant in Purple Amethyst
March – Aquamarine
Symbolizes Youth, Health, and Hope.
Try pairing silver, coral, or gold with aquamarine.
Jewels Featured: Custom Galaxy Leo Ring in Aquamarine
April – Diamond
Diamond Symbolizes Love.
A diamond is a girl's best friend because it goes with everything.
Jewels Featured: Cocktail Diamond Floral Ring
May – Emerald
The pink hue of coral is a great accent to the deep green of an emerald stone.
Jewel Featured: Custom Emerald Stud Earrings
June – Pearl
Symbolizes Natural Beauty.
Pearls complement the colors it's around. To bring out the shine of pearls, wear them with blue, purple, or green.
Jewels Featured: Daytime Diamond Pearl Deco Stud Earrings
July – Ruby
When wearing summer whites and pastels consider accessorizing with ruby to add a bold pop of color to your look.
Jewels Featured: Cocktail Diamond Ophelia Stud Earrings
August – Peridot
When wearing neutral colors, like brown and tan, use peridot to brighten up your look.
September – Sapphire
Wear blue sapphire with lighter shades of blue to colorblock your look.
Jewels Featured: One-of-a-Kind Helena Ring
October – Opal
Have confidence and wear Ethiopian opal with anything; with its numerous colors, you can never go wrong! The lighter hues of the Ethiopian Opal highlight the colors you pair with it.
Jewels Featured: One-of-a-kind Nora Earrings
November – Citrine
Try styling citrine with dark blue denim or fall-colored corduroy.
Jewels Featured: Galaxy Stud Earrings in Citrine
December – Turquoise
Symbolizes Protection Against Darkness.
Give a nod to summer days and match turquoise with tangerine or lime.
Jewels Featured: Galaxy Ares Mini Pendant in Turquoise