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June Birthstone Guide

June Birthstone Guide

  Did you know that June has 3 birthstones?! and one of them even changes color depending on the light! What's ahead: June Birthstone Quick Overvi...
March Birthstone Guide

March Birthstone Guide

Do you or someone you love have a birthday in March? Did you know there are 2 birthstones and they are RADICALLY different?! Let's see how and fin...
February Birthstone Guide

February Birthstone Guide

  Have you ever wondered why or how each month's birthstones were chosen? Or maybe you have a February birthday and you're wondering about your bi...
January Birthstone Guide

January Birthstone Guide

Let me start out by saying that a gemstone doesn't have to be your birthstone for you to wear it. There was a time when it was fashionable to wear...
November Birthstone Guide

November Birthstone Guide

When I think of November, the most popular birthstone for the month (Citrine) comes to mind. The yellow-orange to red-orange Quartz is such a happ...
July Birthstone Guide

July Birthstone Guide

Ruby Month: July Birthstone Guide Ruby, Ruby, Ruby! There aren't many objections to Rubies as the July birthstone, and there's only 1 alternative ...
October Birthstone Guide

October Birthstone Guide

October is such a fantastic month! (And I'm not just saying that because my birthday is on the 2nd!) The weather starts cooling down, people get c...
September Birthstone Guide

September Birthstone Guide

Here's your quick guide to sapphires and how you can get more of them in your life!
August Birthstone Guide

August Birthstone Guide

If you don't like the birthstone for August, I've got several creative solutions for you, as well as some amazing facts about peridot that might have you fall in love with it anyway!