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The lovely blue Aquamarine! Birthstone for March

The month of February seemed to last forever, but now it’s March and Spring will soon be here! Happy Birthday to everyone born this month! The birthstone for March is the lovely light blue stone, the Aquamarine. Many people get … Continue reading

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April’s Birthstone is the Diamond!

April is already here and the birthstone for the month, is the Diamond. The diamond is a statement of everlasting love! When you talk about diamonds with someone, people immediately think of an engagement ring. But who started the tradition … Continue reading

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December Birthstone

Blue Topaz, Turquoise, Tanzanite, and Zircon… There are many choices for the December birthstone this month! Most people would say that the Blue Topaz is the main birthstone for December. It is said that a gift of Blue Topaz is … Continue reading

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August Birthstone – Peridot

The birthstone for this month is the beautiful Peridot! This lovely light green gemstone, which was originally mined on an Island in the Red Sea, called Zabargad, means “Olivine” in Arabic. The gemstones have been found since ancient times.  Some … Continue reading

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Birthstones: Month vs. Zodiac Sign

Our birth month and birthstone have gone hand in hand for generations, but have you ever thought about your Zodiac stone? The Twelve Zodiac Signs (Aquarius, Pisces, Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, and Capricorn) stem from … Continue reading

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March Birthstone – Aquamarine

The birthstone for March is the lovely light blue stone, the Aquamarine. Many people get this stone mixed up with the Topaz, however, the Aquamarine is a lot lighter blue in color than the Topaz. It exists in many shades … Continue reading

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