January

Garnet

It is said that this stone keeps the wearer safe from harm. A garnet also signifies eternal friendship and trust. This stone has long been associated with blood purification and it is believed to protect against food poisoning, snake bite, and hemorrhage.

Color: Deep Red
Power: Facilitates night vision, ensures success
Symbol: Constancy
Anniversary year: 2nd

February

Amethyst

In ancient Rome, this stone was worn to prevent intoxication and bring the wearer tranquility. The gemstone symbolizes peace and tranquility.

Color: Purple and Green
Power: Brings peace and calm to your life
Symbol: Sincerity
Anniversary year: 6th

March

Aquamarine

This gemstone was believed to protect sailors, as well as to guarantee a safe voyage. The serene color of aquamarine is said to cool the temper, allowing the wearer to remain calm and levelheaded. Also it is believed that this stone prevents aging effects.

Color: Pale Blue
Power: Bestows courage, insight, and victory
Symbol: Courage
Anniversary year: 19th

April

Diamond

Diamonds are the ideal gift for a loved one. They are a symbol of courage and true love.

Color: White, Clear
Power: Enhances competence, trust and love
Symbol: Innocence
Anniversary year: 10th & 60th

May

Emerald

This stone represents rebirth and it is believed that wearer gets foresight, good fortune, and youth. Some people believe wearing an emerald brings wisdom, growth and patience. It is also prized for its ability to reveal true love.

Color: Green
Power: Symbolizes serenity and peace of mind
Symbol: Love, Success
Anniversary year: 20th & 35th

June

Pearl

Other stone for June: Alexandrite, Moonstone

Pearls have been recognized as the emblem of modesty, chastity and purity. The regal pearl was believed to possess life-restoring powers.

Color: White or Purple
Power: Truth and beauty
Symbol: Health and Longevity
Anniversary year: 3rd & 30th

July

Ruby

Rubies arouse the senses, stir the imagination, and are said to guarantee health, wisdom, wealth and success in love. It is believed that Ruby helps to make the wearer wise and gives protection against all sorts of misfortunes.

Color: Red
Power: Fire and emotion
Symbol: Contentment
Anniversary year: 15th & 40th

August

Peridot

Other stone for June: Sardonyx

Peridot is said to host magical powers and healing properties to protect against nightmares and to bring the wearer power, influence, and a wonderful year. This gem was also worn as protection against evil spirits.

Color: Pale Green
Power: Illumination
Symbol: Married Happiness
Anniversary year: 16th

September

Sapphire

Sapphire protects the wearer and their loved ones from envy and harm. Ancient priests believed sapphires helped them predict the future. The gem is associated with peace and happiness.

Color: Deep Blue
Power: Brings physical and emotional balance
Symbol: Clear Thinking
Anniversary year: 5th & 45th

October

Opal

Opal has symbolized hope, innocence and purity through the ages. It was said to have a beneficial effect on eyesight of the wearer. It was also thought to banish evil spirits and favor children, amusements, friendships and feelings.

Color: Multi-color, Pink
Power: Enhances insight and dispels fear
Symbol: Hope
Anniversary year: 14th

November

Topaz

Other stone for November: Yellow Topaz

This golden gemstone is said to support vitality and health while encouraging and guiding hope, energy and warmth within the wearer. Citrines have also been used as an antidote for snake venom, as well as a talisman against the plague, bad skin and evil thoughts. They are believed to aid digestion as well as remove toxins from the body.

Color: Yellow
Power: Brings happiness and warmth
Symbol: Fidelity
Anniversary year: 13th

December

Topaz

Other stone for December: Tanzanite, Zircon, Blue Topaz

It is believed that wearer of this gemstone gets happiness and good fortune. Native Americans associated the colors of turquoise with the blue sky and green earth.

Color: Deep Blue
Power: Brings physical and emotional balance
Symbol: Clear Thinking
Anniversary year: 5th & 45th