Quick Facts

Dates
March 13th
Hashtag
#JewelDay

Learn about Jewel Day

Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, right? Well, Jewel day is the day for you. It is a term used to refer to gemstones, precious or semi-precious and natural or man-made. There are over 130 types of minerals that have been used as gemstones, along with the minerals there are also artificial and synthetic stones and also a number of rocks that are classified as gems. The word jewel comes from the Medieval Latin word “jocale” meaning plaything. And let’s face it there is nothing like having a precious gem given to us on our birthday. But do you know which to give, no worries here is each month’s respective birthstone.

  • January – Garnet
  • February – Amethyst
  • March – Aquamarine
  • April – Diamond
  • May – Emerald
  • June – Pearl
  • July – Ruby
  • August – Peridot
  • September – Sapphire
  • October – Opal
  • November – Yellow Topaz, Citrine
  • December – Tanzanite, Zircon, Blue Topaz

With the variety of cuts and colors, we are sure that you will find one that is perfect for that special someone in your life that deserves a bit of bling!

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