Most people find special meaning and emotion in their birthstone, and moulding them into a ring, necklace or bracelet set with their stone is a great way to honor the most important people in your life—and keep thoughts of them top of mind. At Iceberg Diamond, we understand the value of emotion and hence brings forth a short guidance to know more about the birthstone gems.
Birthstones and their vivid colors have long been a way to connect your birth month with rare and unique gemstones. They are a meaningful gift for mom, a friend, spouse, or family member during a special occasion. But they mean much more than that as you'll find out below.
Whether you're shopping for a birthstone or trying to determine the birthstone gem colors that match each month, you've come to the right place. We will cover the origins of these stones, how they're typically uses, and describe each month's birthstone and have lots of charts to go with it. They're great stones for rings, necklaces, earrings, bracelets, charms, and more.
The origin of birthstones
Birthstones are gems associated with the month that a person has born. Here's the list of each birthstone by month.
January Birthstone: Garnet
February Birthstone: Amethyst
March Birthstone: Aquamarine
April Birthstone: Diamond
May Birthstone: Emerald
June Birthstone: Pearl or Alexandrite
July Birthstone: Ruby
August Birthstone: Peridot
September Birthstone: Sapphire
October Birthstone: Tourmaline or Opal
November Birthstone: Topaz
December Birthstone: Tanzanite, Zircon or Turquoise