Birthstones : Which One Are You?

Birthstone chart by month

Birthstones are unique gemstones associated with each month of the year, chosen to symbolize and celebrate the month of your birth. Beyond their stunning beauty, each birthstone possesses distinct properties and meanings. At Berlinger Jewelry, we specialize in incorporating these birthstones into milestone jewelry pieces such as stacking rings, earrings, bracelets, and even as the center stones in engagement rings. Birthstones make for the perfect personalized gifts and are a must-have for any jewelry collection. In this guide, we'll explore everything you need to know about your birthstone, including their characteristics and the beautiful birthstone jewelry options available from Berlinger Jewelry.


For those born in January, garnet is your birthstone. This timeless gem comes in an array of colors that include red, orange, yellow, green, purple, and deep brown. The garnet birthstone can be found around the world, and its coloring often indicates its origin. It’s known to symbolize many different positive emotions such as love, creativity, and energy. With a hardness rating of 7.5, garnets are perfect for earrings, pendants, and brooches. Berlinger Jewelry offers exquisite garnet pieces that reflect its rich heritage and vibrant energy.


Amethyst, the February birthstone, is a stunning purple variety of quartz. It’s known as the stone of peacefulness and purification, with legends claiming it can even cure a hangover. Its origin is Namibia, but it can be found all over the world. Amethyst’s serene purple hue makes it a beautiful choice for all types of jewelry. At Berlinger Jewelry, we craft elegant amethyst rings and necklaces that capture its calming essence.


Deco Emerald Cut Aquamarine Diamond Mosaic Ring

Aquamarine is the birthstone for March. Everything that the endless blue ocean represents is embodied in this stone. The color ranges from pale blue to light green, reminiscent of the sea. This birthstone is perfect for Pisces, who are typically born in March. Aquamarine’s soothing blue tones are ideal for creating serene and captivating jewelry. Berlinger Jewelry’s aquamarine collection includes stunning earrings and pendants that reflect the tranquility of the sea.


Deco Petal Diamond Stud Earrings

Shine bright with April's birthstone, the diamond. Known for its brilliance and fire, the diamond is one of the rarest and most valuable gems in the world. As the “love stone,” diamonds are the hardest substance on earth, making diamond jewelry a versatile gift that will last forever. At Berlinger Jewelry, our diamond pieces are crafted to perfection, showcasing the timeless beauty and unmatched sparkle of this precious gem.


Pear Shaped Emerald & Diamond Toi et Moi

The emerald gemstone is the birthstone for May. From Egyptian pharaohs to Inca emperors, emerald has enchanted royalty, symbolizing success, abundance, wisdom, and love. This gem's color ranges from deep green to bright mint, enhancing any piece of jewelry. Berlinger Jewelry’s emerald collection includes exquisite rings and bracelets that highlight the lush, verdant beauty of this storied gem.


Pearl & Diamond 3mm Shared Prong Ring

The June birthstone is pearl. This opalescent, organic gem is formed inside the shells of certain species of oysters and clams. Pearls come in delicate shades of black, cream, gray, blue, yellow, lavender, green, and mauve, depending on their environment. Often seen as a symbol of purity, innocence, and beauty, pearls are perfect for rings, bracelets, and earrings. Berlinger Jewelry’s pearl pieces are crafted to bring out the natural elegance and timeless charm of this unique gem.


2mm Notched Deco Ruby Eternity Ring

July’s birthstone, ruby, with its fierce deep red appearance, is known for the protection it brings to the wearer. It symbolizes love and commitment, making it perfect for engagement rings. This striking stone is also ideal for earrings, rings, and bracelets. Berlinger Jewelry’s ruby collection features vibrant pieces that capture the fiery passion and protective qualities of this remarkable gem.


Peridot is the birthstone for August and one of the few gemstones that occur only in one color: bright green. This friendly stone inspires eloquence and creativity. Berlinger Jewelry’s peridot pieces are designed to showcase the lively, fresh green hue of this unique gem, perfect for adding a touch of brightness and creativity to any jewelry collection.


Elongated Hexagon Blue Sapphire Solitaire

If you were born in September, sapphire is your birthstone. While most think of sapphire as deep blue, it comes in almost every color of the rainbow. Associated with romance, high society, luck, and truth, sapphires from around the world make for sophisticated jewelry. Berlinger Jewelry’s sapphire collection includes elegant rings and necklaces that highlight the rich, varied beauty of this multifaceted gem.


Marquise Opal & Diamond Ring

October's birthstone is opal. This phenomenal stone has a "play of color" effect, displaying a pattern of colored flashes. Known to bring confidence and hope, opal jewelry is perfect for capturing the desires of those born in October. Berlinger Jewelry’s opal pieces are crafted to showcase the mesmerizing, ever-changing beauty of this captivating gem.


Citrine is the birthstone for November. This transparent gem, ranging from pale yellow to brownish orange, is known for its healing properties and symbolizes financial abundance and prosperity. Berlinger Jewelry’s citrine collection features stunning pieces that radiate warmth and positivity, making them perfect for any occasion.


2mm Turquoise & Diamond Shared Prong Stacking Ring Set

December’s birthstone is turquoise, a gem ranging from intense blue to green. With a rich history full of lore and legends, turquoise is said to bring protection, good luck, and positive energy.

Explore our collection at Berlinger Jewelry to find the perfect birthstone jewelry piece that celebrates your unique birth month and its rich characteristics. Whether you are looking for a personalized gift or adding to your own jewelry collection, our Art Deco-inspired designs and meticulous craftsmanship ensure that each piece is as distinctive as the person wearing it.

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