The beautiful sapphire has been one of the most valued and cherished gemstones for centuries, its brilliant blue hue charming royalty and noblemen through the ages. Those born between August 23 and September 22, under the star sign of Virgo, are lucky to have this stunning gem as their zodiac birthstone. Virgos are known to be perfectionists who plan to the last detail and are extremely thorough in their execution of tasks and projects. Those born under this sun sign are extremely careful and hardworking, using their analytical and practical traits to help them achieve difficult and complex tasks.  … View Post

Those born under the zodiac sign of Leo, between July 22 and August 23, are passionate beings, their zodiac symbol the mighty lion – the king of the jungle. The zodiac birthstone for Leo is, aptly, the lush green Peridot that bears a close resemblance to nature’s most loved hue. Leos are regal individuals, with an aura of royalty that surrounds them. They also enjoy being fawned upon and appreciate material comforts and luxuries. They value loyalty above everything and are extremely generous and giving to those who they are close to. Leos as individuals are generally very dynamic people,… View Post

Those born under the Cancer zodiac sign are known to be fiercely loyal and highly emotional, two traits often associated closely with the feeling of intense love. It’s no wonder then that the cancer birthstone representing these intuitive and imaginative beings is the ruby – the king of precious gems referred to as Ratna Raj in Sanskrit text. It’s intense hue and mesmerising sparkle a reflection of the embolden vibrancy and passion within a Cancerian’s soul. Cancer Birthstone Colour: Ruby Red The most precious and expensive rubies are a deep, rich red. In face, the word ‘ruby’ is derived from… View Post

Aries, the first sign of the zodiac, are confident and passionate. Those born under this sign are enthusiastic and optimistic, determined to do what they set out to achieve and courageous in their personal and professional lives. The aries gemstone, too, reflects these brilliant personality traits – the sparkling, valuable and hard diamond is an apt representation of these born leaders. However, in their quest to forge ahead, aries can sometimes be impatient and short-tempered, and can often come across as aggressive in their manner when their moodiness gets the better of them – just like the hardness that is… View Post

Aquarius is the eleventh astrological sign of the twelve zodiac signs. Being an air sign, an Aquarius mind is original, always alert and looking to be stimulated. That is why those born under this sign can become complacent and lack motivation if they’re not wholeheartedly interested or mentally stimulated in their endeavours.   The birthstone for Aquarius is beautiful Amethyst, which is said to lend a stabilizing effect to the personality and temperament of Aquarius, a sign that shys away from expressing emotions and can sometimes seem aloof and uncompromising. Amethyst is said to have a positive effect on many… View Post

Capricorns are characterised as some of the most determined and dedicated personalities of all the signs of the zodiac. These individuals born between December 22 and January 19 are usually high achievers, they’re highly ambitious and resolute but at the same time pragmatic and always ready to help those in need. Capricorns have a gorgeous zodiac birthstone in garnet, which is versatile and extensively used in jewellery. Let’s delve deep into the connection between Capricorns and this precious gem. Capricorn Birthstone Colour: A Variety Of Hues Capricorns are lucky in that their zodiac birthstone is garnet, which isn’t limited to… View Post

Whether you are treating yourself or looking for the perfect gift, precious stones are more than just colourful, expensive adornments. They are rich with symbolism, each thought to possess certain powers, evoke good fortunes and arouse desired qualities. When making or buying jewellery – whether a gorgeous ruby ring, an impactful turquoise pendant or delicate aquamarine earrings – this cultural and historical significance adds a little magic and meaning to your trinket. So if you are in the market for jewellery that’s not just beautiful but filled with character and significance too, we outline the lore and legend behind some… View Post