Find Your Birthstone Month and Meaning

Birthstones are a great gift idea for those who are celebrating a birthday! According to legend, wearing the birthstone during the assigned month can heighten healing powers. Is is true? Who knows, but these gems sure are a sight to behold.

Find out what your birthstone is and the meaning behind the precious gem. Click the photos to shop!

January – Garnet

Garnet Birthstone Ring, by BarronDesignStudio

Found all over the world, January babies have Garnet as their birthstone. Typically coming in a fiery red, it's great for evoking creative energy and is a stone that energizes and protects. It also symbolises devotion, balance, friendship and vitality.

Born in the month of January? Shop BarronDesignStudio's precious garnet ring and get your creative energy revitalized!

February – Amethyst

Amethyst Vintage Earrings, by DevikaBox

February's birthstone is amethyst. It's such a beautiful lavender color that helps to keep calm and peace. It's been associated with sobriety and is known to be the stone that heals.

Wear a little calm and peace with the gorgeous amethyst vintage earrings, sold by DevikaBox.

March – Aquamarine

Aquamarine 'Guardian Angel' Statement Ring, by rocksnbeads

Aquamarine is the birthstone for March. Believed to be the treasure of the mermaids, this stone has strong links to water and sea. It can be used as good luck and protection. It also symbolizes loyalty and honesty.

Wear luck on your finger with rocksnbeads charming 'guardian angel' aquamarine statement ring.

April – Diamond

Diamond Rose Gold Ring, by HN Jewelry

Diamonds are a girl's best friend... but for those born in April, they're a lot more than just that. Diamonds symbolize purity, faithfulness and strength. It shines light and stimulates imagination and creativity.

Spoil yourself with the stunning rose gold diamond ring by HN Jewelry and let your strength sparkle.

May – Emerald

Emerald Hand Forged Ring, by ArtesanJewelry

"All the green of nature is concentrated within the Emerald" noted St. Hildegard of Bingen. And quite rightly! The vibrant green emerald is May's stone and it symbolizes widsom, loyalty, self-esteem and faith.

Shop this vibrant emerald hand forged ring by ArtesanJewelry and bring a stroke of wisdom into your life.

June – Pearl

Freshwater Long Pearl Ring, by dixiedazzle

For those born in June, the shiny pearl is your birthstone. Harvested from oysters of the sea, this stone symbolizes integrity, success and happiness. Pearls can come in different colors, from the common white pearl to pink, brown, blue, black and gold.

Put a little happiness into your life with dixiedazzle's unique freshwater long pearl ring.

July – Ruby

Ruby & Gold Earrings, by laalee

Ruby, ruby, ruby, ruby! July's ruby is a noble stone. This fiery beauty symbolizes passion, love and prosperity. It can also be used to deepen commitment and encourage closeness.

Feel the fire with these regal ruby drop earrings by laalee.

August – Peridot

Peridot Crystal Cocktail Ring, by NatureLook

Peridot (pronounced pair-uh-doe) – a beautiful olive-green stone is for August babies. The stone has many facets and is said to have protective powers that can drive away darkness. It symbolizes strength and mental well-being.

Shop this beautiful peridot statement ring by NatureLook - a unique accessory for special occasions.

September – Sapphire

Sapphire Hammered Platinum Ring, by RavensRefuge

September's sapphire is a glimmering blue stone (though it can also come in white, yellow, green or pink). This stone symbolizes serenity and kindness. It can also be used to help calm and focus the mind during periods of mental tension.

Shop this hammered sapphire ring by RavensRefuge and wear serenity close to your heart.

October – Opal

White Opal Necklace, by Wares By Tess Bulman

Hooray for the October babies (✋). October's opal is a beautiful holographic like stone that illuminates even in the slightest movements. It symbolizes hope, creativity and self-reflection. Opals are also traditionally given as a gift on a 14th wedding anniversary!

Reflect a prism of light and shop this illuminating opal necklace by Wares By Tess Bulman.

November – Topaz

Yellow Topaz Heart Necklace, by fineheart

November's topaz is said to bring soothing and recharging properties. It symbolizes influence, generosity and luxury. Topaz is found in a variety of colors including blue, pink and silver.

Shop this beautiful crystal topaz necklace by fineheart.

December – Blue Topaz

Blue Topaz Winter Queen Pendant, by byzantiumlotus

And last (but certainly not the least), the more specific blue topaz is the birthstone for December babies. A beautiful deep blue, this stone symbolizes self-confidence and knowledge. Wearers will find creative inspiration.

Shop this charming blue topaz pendant by byzantiumlotus and be inspired.


Of course, just because you're born in a certain month doesn't mean you have to stick with that assigned birthstone! Don't be afraid to mix and match and show off those glistening gems.

Let me know what your birthstone is! And if you know of any beautiful birthstone jewelry items, please share them in the comments.


Featured item: Mother's Infinity Birthstone Necklace by Simplistica.

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