Birthstones

Birthstones are gemstones that represent the month of a person's birth. Dating back to ancient times, civilizations believed that gemstones had powers, unique meanings, and historical significance.

They are the perfect way to add a personal touch to jewellery, whether you choose your own birthstone or even the birthstone of a loved one. A piece of jewellery which incorporates personalised birthstones makes a thoughtful gift for any occasion.

January Garnet

JANUARY BIRTHSTONE

Garnet

They were used as the signet ring in ancient Rome and favoured by nobility in the Middle Ages.

February Amethyst

FEBRUARY BIRTHSTONE

Amethyst

They have been associated with myths and legends. Leonardo da Vinci once said that amethysts help to boost intelligence.

March Aquamarine

MARCH BIRTHSTONE

Aquamarine

The universally admired gem that has been linked to water and sea throughout history.

April Diamond

APRIL BIRTHSTONE

Diamond

This gemstone has been admired for centuries and is associated with purity and great healing power.

May Emerald

MAY BIRTHSTONE

Emerald

Cleopatra might be the biggest fan of this rare jewel. Some estimate that the oldest emeralds are 2.97 billion years old.

June Pearl

JUNE BIRTHSTONE

Pearl

People believe that pearls are tears of god. Only emperors were allowed to wear them during the Byzantine Empire.

July Ruby

JULY BIRTHSTONE

Ruby

The Sanskrit word for ruby, ratnaraj, means ‘king of precious stones’, and for centuries they have been linked to royalty.

August Peridot

AUGUST BIRTHSTONE

Spinel

Available in a variety of colours, spinel gemstones are believed to bring you influence and power.

September Sapphire

SEPTEMBER BIRTHSTONE

Sapphire

In 1981, it became a royal love when Prince Charles gave Princess Diana a 12 carat blue sapphire engagement ring.

October Opal

OCTOBER BIRTHSTONE

Opal

According to the Arabic legend, opals fell from the sky in bolts of lightning. It also means ‘to see the change of colours’.

November Topaz

NOVEMBER BIRTHSTONE

Topaz

During the Renaissance in Europe, people believed that topaz could break or quell anger. It is sacred in Hindu belief.

December Tanzanite

DECEMBER BIRTHSTONE

Tanzanite

Tanzanite was named after its origin, Tanzania, in East Africa. It symbolises good luck and prosperity.

Make it Personal

There are many ways in which you can incorporate birthstones into your jewellery. Why not add a birthstone to the inside of a band on a ring of your choice? Maybe include both yours and your partner’s birthstones, or even the birthstones of your children. You could also add a birthstone charm to our Sundance necklace or bracelet. Contact us to find out how we can personalise your jewellery.

Mystery Rings

Personalise a Mystery Ring

Commission your own personalised mystery ring. The Pocket Ring can contain an assortment of hidden charms: the birthstones of your children, individual engraved messages, an enamel object, a tiny sculpture, a single diamond, or even a heart-shaped ruby. A truly magical piece of jewellery – in fact, a secret - only the wearer will know what’s hidden inside.

Bespoke Jewellery

Bespoke Jewellery

For a truly one-of-a-kind experience, design and create your own piece of unique jewellery, incorporating your chosen gemstones. Your personal consultant will work with you to design your desired piece of jewellery; your bespoke commission will then be handmade in our British workshop by our expert master craftspeople.

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For a truly one-of-a-kind experience, design and create your own piece of unique jewellery, incorporating your chosen gemstones. Your personal consultant will work with you to design your desired piece of jewellery; your bespoke commission will then be handmade in our British workshop by our expert master craftspeople.
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