If you're a fan of astrology, you have probably heard of Zodiac birthstones - stones that match your astrological sign. But do you know which one is the best for your sign?
There are 12 signs of the Zodiac and each one has its very own gemstone to match. Birthstones have been around since the 5th century and it is believed that each stone is connected to cosmic alignment. This means that those who choose to wear their birthstones will benefit from having them in their life. About time to find the stone that matches your sign. Here is our instant guide to pick the right birthstone.
CAPRICORN (December 22 - January 19)
Garnet is one of the primary birthstones for Capricorn. It is an energising stone connected to the fire element and therefore related to passion and fiery inspiration. As a stone for romance, it can bring a new passionate energy into life as well as create an emotional balance in the body. It also symbolises physical love and the relationship between loving partners. Garnet can be a meaningful gift as it is considered as a lucky stone for love and success in business.
We suggest our lovely Janine Umba Garnet Diamond Ring.
AQUARIUS (January 20 - February 18)
The main stone for Aquarius is Amethyst. This healing gemstone is the most popular of all crystals. Amethyst is the ultimate spiritual gemstone. Known as the stone of peace it can help you to stay calm and grounded. It is also known in Ayurvedic medicine, as a stone to open a person’s third eye, which is considered a source of power and wisdom. It can be a great gift as it also improves your concentration, especially when working on important projects.
We suggest our beautiful Reba Purple Amethyst Ring.
PISCES (February 19 - March 20)
The main stone for Pisces is Aquamarine. It is amongst the most popular and affordable semi-precious stones. Aquamarine is closely tied to the divine feminine and it brings out the feeling of empowerment and increased intuition. It is known as a healing stone as well, helping relieve stress and lessen anxiety levels. Aquamarine is a gemstone that will bring balance and peace into the life of the wearer.
We suggest our special Aquamarine Ring.
ARIES (March 21 - April 19)
The main stone for Aries is Diamond - one of the most precious gems in the world, known as a girl's best friend. Diamond is associated with eternity, everlasting love and beauty, and is often used as a symbol to represent a special bond between two people. It is a special gift with great importance. It brings strength and love to the wearer. A lucky stone that shines a light on clarity, and helps to keep the wild and reckless Aries in harmony and balance.
We suggest our unique Marquise Diamond Ring.
TAURUS (April 20 - May 20)
The main stone for Taurus is Emerald. Emerald is a stone that in popularity comes right after Diamonds. Throughout history, the Emerald stone was a symbol of truth and love, making it the stone of new beginnings and faithful love. All the right reasons to choose this beautiful stone as a promise ring or engagement ring for your loved one.
We suggest our charming Stella 2CT Emerald Ring.
GEMINI (May 21 - June 21)
The main stone for Gemini is Pearl. Pearl is considered to be the lucky gemstone for the sun sign. The Pearl is a precious stone that represents the duality in life, which makes it a match made in heaven for the twin star sign. It is believed that wearing pearls can help maintain stability in life and uplift self-confidence. Some even say that pearls enhance the beauty of those who wear them, making it a perfect gift for a Gemini.
We suggest our cute Pearl Ring Set.
Is your birth month sometime between July and December? Then wait for our next blog on the rest of the birthstones.
P.s.: Capricorn season is coming up and if you are looking for a special gift this year, birthstone rings are undoubtedly the perfect gift for your loved ones. Check out our beautiful collection of Garnet gemstone rings (Shop here).