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Hello, friends of 316 Jewelry and Watch Boutique! Have you ever wondered about the gemstone assigned to your birth month and what it symbolizes? Birthstones, with their radiant hues and fascinating histories, are more than just pretty adornments. They’re deeply personal symbols that can resonate with us on many levels.

In this blog, we’ll guide you through the wonderful world of birthstones, helping you discover your own, and sharing some insights into how you can wear these precious gems. So, buckle up, and let’s embark on this glittering journey together.

Birthstones by Month

Each month of the year is associated with one or more birthstones. These precious gems have unique properties and stories to tell.

January – Garnet

January babies, your birthstone is Garnet. Revered since ancient times, garnets are known for their deep, rich red color. They symbolize friendship and trust, making garnet jewelry a thoughtful gift that carries a beautiful message.

February – Amethyst

February-born, your birthstone is the Amethyst. With its stunning purple hue, the amethyst represents tranquility and peace. This royal gem is the perfect accessory to add a touch of sophistication and calm to your style.

March – Aquamarine

For those born in March, your birthstone is the Aquamarine. Its sea-blue color is absolutely enchanting, reminding us of the ocean’s serene beauty. Aquamarine is said to bring happiness and courage to its wearer.

April – Diamond

April folks, you have the illustrious Diamond as your birthstone. Diamonds, with their exceptional sparkle and strength, symbolize love and eternity. A diamond piece from 316 Jewelry and Watch Boutique is the perfect way to celebrate your April birthday.


The list goes on, and you can find the birthstones for the rest of the months here.

How Birthstones are Determined and Used

Birthstones are traditionally linked to the twelve months of the year, and they also have historical connections to the twelve signs of the zodiac and the twelve stones in the High Priest’s breastplate in the Bible. 


These gems are often used in various types of jewelry, including rings, necklaces, and bracelets. They’re also utilized in alternative therapies and belief systems for their reputed spiritual and healing properties.

Buying Guide for Birthstone Jewelry

At 316 Jewelry and Watch Boutique, we’re committed to helping you find the perfect piece that suits your style and preference. When buying birthstone jewelry, consider the gem’s color, size, and cut. Also, think about the type of jewelry that will best display your birthstone.


If you need help making a selection, don’t hesitate to contact us or make an appointment. We would be delighted to guide you in your journey to find the perfect birthstone jewelry.


Birthstones are a beautiful way to celebrate our individuality and add a personalized touch to our style. We hope this guide has helped you understand more about your own birthstone and its significance.


Remember, at 316 Jewelry and Watch Boutique, we’re all about providing you with the most exceptional service and helping you create a meaningful and memorable buying experience. We can’t wait to help you find the perfect piece that tells your unique story. Discover the beauty and charm of birthstone jewelry with us today!


Let’s make your jewelry dreams come true. Contact us or make an appointment today, and let’s explore our stunning birthstone collections together. We can’t wait to welcome you into our family here at 316 Jewelry and Watch Boutique.