About Birthstones – Yorkshire Jewellery Company

About Birthstones

About Birthstones

Many of our birthstones are sourced and supplied by Swarovski. Yorkshire Jewellery Company's birthstone pendants are often double sided with one side being the birthstone and the other Whitby Jet or another semi-precious gemstone. Nothing is more personal that the gift of a birthstone. VIEW our collection of double-sided pendants and treat the ones you love today. 

January

Garnet, January's birthstone, is a rich symbol of eternal friendship and trust.

Symbolism: Inspiration, love, and constancy. Red conveys passion, optimism, and creativity. 

February

February's birthstone is Amethyst, a lovely purple stone believed to bring peace and inner strength.

Symbolism: Insight, loyalty, and serenity. Violet conveys generosity, integrity, and sensitivity. 

March

March's birthstone is Aquamarine, a soft sea-blue stone has long represented faithfulness and courage.

Symbolism: Unity, creativity, and hope. Blue conveys introspection, tolerance, and responsibility. 

April

April's birthstone is the brilliant Diamond, a beautiful and colorless gem. Diamonds symbolize strong relationships and increasing inner strength.

Symbolism: Strength, courage, and true love. White or clear conveys clarity and purity. 

May

If you were born in May, you are represented by the beautiful Emerald. This rich, dark green gem symbolizes rebirth and youth.

Symbolism: Renewal, wisdom, and prosperity. Green conveys hope, harmony, and balance. 

June

Pearl, June's birthstone, is a rich symbol of innocence and purity.

Symbolism: Clarity, rebirth, and balance. Violet conveys generosity, integrity, and sensitivity.

July

July's birthstone is Ruby, a rich red stone believed to bring wisdom and wealth.

Symbolism: Harmony, peace, and nobility. Red conveys passion, optimism, and creativity. 

August

The birthstone of August is Peridot—a light green stone has long represented love and truth.

Symbolism: Purity, clarity, and strength. Green conveys hope, harmony, and balance. 

September

September's birthstone is the royal sapphire, a rich blue gem. Sapphires symbolize sincerity and protection. In fact, sapphire means clear thinking.

Symbolism: Peace, loyalty, and optimism. Blue conveys introspection, tolerance, and responsibility. 

October

If you were born in October, you are represented by the mysterious Opal. This soft, multicolored gem symbolizes confidence and change.

Symbolism: Hope, creativity, and balance. Pink convey love, compassion, and acceptance. 

November

Topaz , November's birthstone, is a rich symbol of constancy and healing.

Symbolism: Confidence, vitality, and balance. Orange conveys congeniality and creativity.

December

December's traditional birthstone is Turquoise, an earthy blue-green stone believed to bring protection and prosperity.

Symbolism: Balance, energy, and creativity. Indigo conveys idealism, concentration, and intuition.