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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January Birthstone

January birthstones – talisman of protection, ensures success and possesses curative powers For each of calendar months there is specific gemstone called birthstone, people born during for example January can wear January birthstone. Many people and astrologists think that these jewels can bring luck and success. Except good fortune and luck these precious gemstones can […]


Before 1912, birthstones weren’t standardized. People might be surprised to learn that in that year the National Association of Jewelers held a meeting to do so. The list of official birthstones has obtained since then, though in 1952 it was updated a bit by the Jewelry Industry Council of America. Garnet has been the official […]