Birthstones by Month
Looking for the perfect gift idea? Birthstones offer a gorgeous and meaningful gesture. And, with a birthday gem for each month, you’re covered for gifts year-round.
With each gem carrying its own symbolism, gemstone jewellery is also perfect for any and every gift-giving occasion. Choose a meaningful gem to celebrate special moments such as graduation, an overseas trip, buying a first home, an anniversary – or just because.
January Birthstone -Garnet
The dark red Garnet is believed to protect from harm and promote good health and vitality. With its neutral undertones, the January birthstone is a show-stopping gem that’s surprisingly versatile to wear. Spoil yourself, or treat a January baby to a Garnet piece.
February Birthstone -Amethyst
Amethyst shades range from pale lavender to deep violet. Its mythology stretches as far back as Ancient Greece, and it is said to symbolise wisdom, stability, and strength. Gift to someone special with a February birthday, or who will simply love the meaning and beauty of Amethyst.
March Birthstone -Aquamarine
Named for its vivid aqua-blue colour reminiscent of the sea, Aquamarine is the birthstone for March and is said to enhance tranquillity, harmony, and strong personal connections. This gemstone will suit everyone and add extra sparkle to every look, making it the perfect gift for March birthdays.
April Birthstone -Diamond
Renowned for its beauty and rarity, the April birthday gem of Diamond symbolises purity, strength, and love. Usually sought in white shades, diamonds can be found in a range of cuts and colours, and in a wide variety of jewellery, so it’s easy to choose a meaningful piece for someone born in April.
May Birthstone -Emerald
The birthstone for May is the brilliant, deep green Emerald, associated with faith, love, and new beginnings. This precious gem looks gorgeous in rings, pendants, earrings and bracelets, as well as with silver and gold, making Emeralds the perfect gift idea in May or at any time of year.
June Birthstone -Pearl
Pearls are most commonly seen in lustrous white, but also occur in a rainbow of shades. Famously grown by molluscs, Pearls symbolise wisdom, perseverance, and integrity. The June birthstone makes a classic and versatile addition to every jewellery collection.
July Birthstone -Ruby
Rubies are rich, vibrant red gemstones that are synonymous with vitality, passion, and seeking your heart’s desire. The July birthstone has also been the gemstone of royalty for centuries. Gift a beautiful Ruby ring, pendant or earrings to your loved ones born in July.
August Birthstone -Peridot
The August birthstone of Peridot is a bright, yellow-green gem renowned for the distinctive glow that it carries in all lighting. It is said to promote prosperity, fearlessness, and beauty, making Peridot jewellery the perfect gesture for those with August birthdays, or a meaningful gift for any occasion.
September Birthstone -Sapphire
Sapphire is the dazzling birthday gem for September. Available in a rainbow of colours, Sapphire is most often associated with its deep, ocean blue hue. It is thought to symbolise wisdom, serenity and focus. People with their birthday in September will love this precious stone as a gift.
October Birthstones -Opal and Pink Tourmaline
There are two stunning birthstones associated with October – Opal and Pink Tourmaline. Opal is most commonly white with radiant patterns of colour, and symbolises hope, happiness and love. Pink Tourmaline is a rose-coloured gem that enhances beauty, confidence, and positive energy. Choose the best fit for the special people in your life with birthdays in October.
November Birthstones -Citrine and Topaz
November has two golden birthstones. Citrine is a bright yellow gemstone that is thought to represent energy and abundance, and to brighten darkness. Topaz is found in a range of colours. The golden-yellow topaz is linked to November birthdays and symbolises confidence, joy, and healing. Both of these bright gems will be a ray of light for those with November birthdays.
December Birthstones -Blue Topaz and Tanzanite
For December birthdays, choose from two stunning blue birthstones. Blue Topaz is a vivid sky-blue gem thought to enhance spiritual connections, peace, and protection for the wearer. Tanzanite is a precious indigo-coloured gem. Under different lighting its shades can range from blue to violet, and it is believed to promote truth, enlightenment and intuition. These bright and beautiful stones are the perfect gift for December birthdays.