guide in the world of birthstones and precious gems

Find out all information about birthstones – the precious gems for each month. Many interesting historical facts about them are also available here.

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August Birthstone

The August birthstone known throughout society is the peridot. This is a birthstone that has a yellow-green look to it. It is an interesting stone that has many special meanings to it. It is particularly interesting among many kinds of birthstones because it offers one of the most possible looks for anyone to enjoy when […]


Sardonyx is a stone which has been highly valued since ancient times. Sardonyx is a very inexpensive stone but its unique banding and smooth finish gives it quite a luxurious look. This makes it one of the most popular stones used in jewelry. It is also cut in cabochon and worn in strings of beads […]