January Birthstone: Ga...
If you were born in January, then you are a lucky soul because you get to have a stone as beautiful as garnet. Garnet is also used to celebrate the...
Zircon: The Birthstone...
Even today people are amazed to discover that Zircon is not just a synthetic stone but also a natural gemstone. It’s not their fault entirely; ofte...
Tanzanite: The Birthst...
First discovered in Tanzania (hence its name) in 1967, Tanzanite was chosen as the December birthstone by the American Gem Trade Association in 200...
October Birthstones: T...
People born in October get to enjoy the beauty of two gemstones to commemorate their birthday - tourmaline and opal. Both these gemstones come in a...
Emeralds - The May Bir...
Emerald, the mystical gemstone that was a favorite of Cleopatra and numerous Maharajas of India is one of the oldest known gemstones. Its fir...
Sapphire, the Gem of S...
Besides being known as September’s birthstone, a Sapphire ring was the choice of Princess Diana for her engagement ring. It is now worn by he...
PERIDOT: August Births...
The Romans called it the 'emerald of the evening' and it is possible that Cleopatra's emeralds were actually peridot. This birthstone of Augu...
RUBY: July's birthstone
Rubies are associated with the color red — ruby red lips, ruby red cars, even ruby red grapefruit juice (which is actually a very dark pink)....