JANUARY GARNET

TRUST, STRENGTH, COURAGE

Garnet represents three elements - the heart passion, and life-giving blood. It is also associated with happiness, loyalty, and energy Legend has it that garnet gives the wearer true and deep feelings, and it brings peace and prosperity within a community and good health into one's home Gamets were used as talismans to protect warriors headed into battle and werewornas a symbol of life by the ancient Egyptians.

FEBRUARY AMETHYST

ROYALTY, HOPE, PASSION

Amethyst is full of positive attributes such as enhancing peace, confidence, and even improving memory, it also can encourage humility and wisdom in the wearer. Amethyst isa unique gemstone known to guard one's mind and help the wearer overcome difficult situations During ancient Roman times, it was believed that the amethyst wouldkeep those wearing it clear-minded

MARCH AQUAMARINE

TRANQUILITY, CALMNESS, CLARITY

Aquamarine is known to bring emotional clarity, and when wearing this gemstone, it can promote feelings of tranquility It inspires wisdom and courage and generates calm energy for the person wearing it. It can also boost feelings of hope and creativity levels Legend says that the aquamarine stones came from mermaid tails and were thought to bring good luck to sailors

APRIL DIAMOND

LOVE, COMMITMENT, STRENGTH

Diamonds are symbolic of everlasting love because of their unsurpassed strength and innate beauty Diamonds are the most popular stone among those who are getting engaged, as it is believed that a diamond can bring wealth, happiness, and protection to its owner Ancient Greeks thought diamonds were tears of the gods, while Romans believed that they were splinters of falling stars - possessing magical qualities and superpowers far beyond the understanding of humans

MAY EMERALD

HEALTH, WEALTH, FAITHFULNESS

Emeralds are typically associated with Venus, the goddess of love. It is known as a symbol of abundance joy, and rebirth. It is also believed that the emerald can help sharpen the mind of the wearer and bring good fortune, Ancient Greeks believed that the emerald stone wouldprotect them from unfaithfulness, and as long as the stone shined green, their partner was being faithful

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JUNE ALEXANDRITE

INTELLECT, PROSPERITY. LUCK

Alexandrite represents the balance between one's physical and spiritual health. It is also known to encourage romance and emotional well- being. This gemstone was named for Alexander Il because it was discovered in Russia on the future czar's 16th birthday in 1834

JUNE PEARL

PURITY, IMAGINATION INNOCENCE

The white pearl specifically represents beauty, purity, and new beginnings. Pearls are known to protect against Dervousandanxiousthoughtsand control one'sanger. In some cultures, pearls ate associated with the divine and It was thought that they were lears shed from heaven. Ancient Greeks believed that pearls were the hardened tears of joy from Aphrodite, the goddess of love

JULY RUBY

HARMONY PROTECTION

Regarded as the "king of gers," rubies are known to bring harmony and protection against misfortune They arealsothoughtto promotefeelings of self-confidence, elevateone'simagination, and arouse the senses Early cultures treasured rubies for their similarity to the redness of the blood that flowed through their veins and believed that rubies held the power of life.

AUGUST PERIDOT

COURAGE!WISDOM, WEALTH

Peridot is associated with peace, good fortune, love, and happiness. It was once thought that keeping a peridot close to the body overnight would prevent nightmares. Peridot represents strength, balance, and bravery Knownas the stone of compassion, peridot can evenhelp relievestress and calm one when angry In Hawaiian mythology, peridot was thought to De the tears of the goddess of fire and volcanoes

SEPTEMBER BLUE SAPPHIRE

WISDOM. LOYALTY. SERENITY

Since ancient times, the blue sapphire gemstone has been a symbol of royalty, wisdom, favor, truth, and protection. it is also known to eliminate frazzled nerves and provide clarity when making important decisions. Blue sapphire has a reputation for bringing success to those that wear this gem. Ancient Persian rulers believed that the sky got its color from the reflection of the blue sapphire stones

OCTOBER OPAL

FREEDOM, CREATIVITY SPONTANEI

The opal is a gemstone encourages freedom and independence, as well as stimulating creativity. Opal can alsobewornasagoodluck charm, helping the wearer attract good things into their lives. The name comes from the Greek word opallios, which meant "to see a change in color Opals are associated with light and magic because of the unique variety of colors within them.

OCTOBER PINK TOURMALINE

CREATIVITY, HOPE, INNOCENCE

The tourmaline gemstone is known to be directly related to one's emotions and is associated with love and healing Tourmaline represents creativity, hope, and innocence. It is also a stress reliever and helps with mental alertness Legend has it that tourmaline helps soothe feelings of sadness and envy in a person. Alchemists treasured tourmaline because they believed it to be related to the philosopher's stone that would grant enlightenment

NOVEMBER CITRINE

HEALTH, PROSPERITY

Citrine is said to help minimize anger and create Calmness in one's mind through the power of the sun. This gemstone promotes health and wellness within the mind and body. It is known for warding off evil thoughts and can also remove negativity and improve the intellect of the person wearing it. Citrine was made into talismans by the ancient Egyptians to protect against evil spirits and for ornamentation

DECEMBER TANZANITE

GOOD LUCK, PROSPERITY

Tanzanite is a relatively new stone, being found in 1967. This gemstone is believed to enhance awareness, awaken the heart, and elevate one's mood Tanzanite has been attributed with qualities of good luck and prosperity, and is associated with celebrations of new life or new beginnings. DECEMBER BLUE TOPAZ

HAPPINESS, WISDOM, GOOD FORTUNE

Blue topaz is linked to positive and mystical attributes It provides the wearer self-awareness, creativity, and helps express emotions or feelings that have been suppressed. Blue topaz symbolizes love and affection, bringing strength and intelligence to the person wearing it.it is also known to promote harmony and relaxation and can help heal frustrating feelings and nerves, In ancient civilizations, it was believed that blue topaz had cooling powers and could relieve burns.

DECEMBER BLUE ZIRCON

PROSPERITY, HONOR, WISDOM

Zircon is said to have great healing energy that can promote balance between a person's physical, emotional and spiritual selves. Many believe that zircon can help a person's dreams become reality and that connecting with the stone physically and mentally can enhance visions and provide guidance and purpose. During the Middle Ages, people believed that zircon gemstones could induce sound sleep, ward off evil, and bring prosperity and wisdom