March Birthstone Highlight
For the lucky individuals born in March, aquamarine is associated with this spring month! This serenely colored gemstone is said to have symbolism of preserving or enhancing the health of the wearer.
Here are some more fun facts about this gemstone:
- Aquamarine’s name comes from the Latin for seawater and it was said to calm waves and keep sailors safe at sea
- Princess Diana had a famous aquamarine ring and bracelet set, and the Queen has a breathtaking set of aquamarine jewels that include a large tiara, necklace, earrings, and bracelet
- Color ranges from nearly clear to a strong dark blue
- Use this gemstone to celebrate 19th wedding anniversary
To learn more about this beautiful gemstone – check out the American Gem Society article found here.