A Perfect Birthstone Gift Guide for all 12 Months of the Year
Birthstone jewelry is no new trend. If you haven’t received a piece of jewelry or at least a rock that signifies your birth month, then you have had to come across it while browsing the web. Birthstones are not only considered a cool accessory, but are believed to possess healing powers and energies that will help you through life. They come in variety of shapes, but jewelry definitely takes first place when it comes to birthstones.
Why are birthstones important and where do they originate from?
Birthstones are important because they signify your gemstone lifeline and they contribute to your overall well-being and happiness. They are also well-equipped to enhance your energy and they work on healing your mind, body and soul. Birthstones originate from the Breastplate of Aaron, as described in the Book of Exodus in the Bible. The Breastplate boasted 12 unique gemstones that represented the 12 tribes of Israel. It was a religious garment with specific symbolism regarding the tribes. To highlight the special attributes of each tribe, the gems were set in four rows of three.
A meaningful gift - Birthstones for each month
Whether you are a believer of the gemstone powers or not, you can’t deny that birthstone jewelry makes a great birthday or anniversary gift. It feels personal and unique, like that piece of jewelry belongs only to you. That is why, Misahara has decided to surprise their loved community and make ALL 12 months of birthstone, designed as the cutest earring studs, that you can take everywhere and anywhere with you. Misahara is also an ONLY brand that currently sells all 12 birthstones, and an ONLY brand that sells FINE birthstone jewelry. Winning combo, don’t you think? So, without keeping you in the dark any longer, here are our mini birthstone earrings set in 14k gold, and a final list of which birthstone belongs to which month of the year.
January – Mini Garnet
The January Birthstone is red Garnet. Garnets have long been considered symbols of love and friendship. This gemstone is also said to protect travelers on their journeys.
February – Mini Amethyst
The February Birthstone is Amethyst. This purple stone is said to be incredibly protective, healing, and purifying. It is claimed it can help rid the mind of negative thoughts and bring forth humility, sincerity, and spiritual wisdom.
March – Mini Aquamarine
The March Birthstone is Aquamarine. Spiritually, Aquamarine is said to possess calming energies that reduce stress and quiet the mind.
April Birthstone– Mini Diamond Cluster
The April Birthstone is the timeless diamond. This valuable gemstone is known to promote the unifying of the body and mind, emotional growth and loving energy.
May – Mini Emerald
The May Birthstone is Emerald. This green gemstone has been considered to boost happiness and fertility. Emerald is also believed to possess healing properties for both emotional love and the physical heart.
June – Mini Pearl
Pearls are June Birthstones. These organic gems are said to enhance personal integrity and balance. The pearl birthstone is believed to help aid in restoring the natural rhythm of one’s body.
July – Mini Ruby
The July Birthstone is Ruby. Rubies are the talisman of passion, protection and prosperity. This gemstone, also known as the king of precious stones, warms and energizes one’s aura.
August – Mini Peridot
The August Birthstone is Peridot. The bright green color of nature is associated with harmony, good health, restful sleep, and peacefulness. Known as the stone of compassion, peridot calms anger by giving renewal to all things.
September – Mini Sapphire
The September Birthstone is Sapphire. Blue sapphires attract abundance, blessings and gifts. Sapphires are also known to help unlock your third eye chakras.
October – Mini Opal
The Birthstone for October is Opal. This stone is said to intensify emotions and release inhibitions. Opal is also known to enhance originality and stimulate creativity.
November – Mini Citrine
The November Birthstone is Citrine. Throughout history, citrines have been valued for their beauty and brilliance. They remind us of the vitality of life. Their vibrant orange color and shining clarity often represent a healthy mind and body as well as happiness and success.
December - Mini Blue Topaz
December Birthstone is Blue Topaz. Symbolically, Blue Topaz is said to help in improving communication and self-expression.
With the holidays approaching and winter months basically in front of us, it should come as a no-brainer as to what to focus on when it comes to gift-giving. December birthstone earrings? Yes please! Oh, and while you’re there, don’t forget to sign up for our newsletter and get 10% off your first order!