The Guide To Birthstones

Gemstones offer a unique richness and beauty that, when tastefully set, create the perfect harmony of colour, texture and style. It’s no surprise that jewellery set with birthstones are a popular choice for gifts around the world. Birthstones are commonly set in rings, earrings, pendants, bracelets and cuff links.

January

Garnet

Protection & Friendship

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February

AMETHYST

Clarity & Peacefulness

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March

AQUAMARINE OR BLOODSTONE

Trust + Trust

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April

DIAMOND

Purity & Perfection

May

EMERALD

Healing & Fertility

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June

PEARL, MOONSTONE OR
ALEXANDRITE

Luck + Love

July

RUBY

Love & Passion

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August

PERIDOT OR SPINEL

Strength & Devotion

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September

SAPPHIRE

Hope & Faith

October

OPAL OR
TOURMALINE

Loyalty & Faithfulness

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November

TOPAZ OR CITRINE

Love & Affection

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December

TURQUOISE, ZIRCON
OR TANZANITE

Wisdom & Truth

Our Promise

At Alberta Diamond Exchange, we will help you select the perfect gemstones. You can browse our selection of best selling jewellery online, or contact us to create a meaningful expression of your love. Use our chart below to explore every month’s birthstone and the symbolism it holds.