Ballard & Ballard has a HUGE selection of birthstone jewelry for birthday, anniversary or any gift giving occasion.
|Garnet stands for true friendship, consistency and fidelity. The Greek word for Garnet means "fire like". Garnet is said to give guidance in the night to the wearer. There is an entire family of Garnets and they can be found in almost any color.
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See more examples of the January birthstone Garnet in our catalog.
|Amethyst is the symbol of perfection, peace and tranquility. The deep purple color was considered the color of royalty by the Greeks. The Amethyst is said to protect the wearer from harm and misfortune.
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See more examples of the February birthstone Amethyst in our catalog.
|Aquamarine is the gem of the sea. It comes from the Greek word for "sea water". With its transparent blue green vigor, it is considered the spirit of the ocean. It imparts courage and intellect to the wearer.
Here are the Aquamarine gift ideas in our catalog.
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Alternate Gemstone - Bloodstone
|Diamond is the gem of romance. The color spectrums are boundless as it sparkles in a blazing fire. The diamond is called the Venus stone because it glows with the same brightness as this evening star.
Here are some Diamond Gift Ideas in our catalog.
Read more about the April birthstone Diamond.
|Emerald is the gem of spring and the French describe them as the gem of the "garden". Emerald is the favored gem of Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt. Emeralds are considered to have the power to calm and soothe the eyes.
Here are some Emerald Gift Ideas in our catalog.
Read more about the May birthstone Emerald.
|Pearl is the "Queen of Gems". It is said that there is nothing more beautiful than a Pearl, except for woman who wears them. Pearls are uniquely feminine and elegant. They are perfect for every occasion.
Here are the pearl, alexandrite and moonstone gift ideas in our catalog.
Actually Pearl, and Moonstone are ALL June birthstones! Click here to read more about pearl, alexandrite and moonstone.
|Ruby is considered the most passionate of gems. It is said to bring charity, freedom, dignity and divine power. The Ruby has an explosive vibrant appearance. The wearer is said to be blessed with health, wealth, wisdom and success in affairs of the heart.
Here are the ruby gift ideas in our catalog.
Read more about July's birthstone and rubys as a gift.
|Peridot is found and treasured in many Cathedrals in Europe. Peridot is said to repel night time terrors for the woman who wears it. Egyptians coveted the Peridot for centuries.
Here are the peridot gift ideas in our catalog.
Read more about the August birthstone Peridot
|Sapphire is the symbol of faithfulness, truth and sincerity. This exceptional gem is available in almost every color of the rainbow. The Sapphire was honored above all other gems because it was said to tell the future.
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Click here to learn more about September's birthstone, Sapphire.
|Opal captures glorious beams of light which are reflected in to "bonfires of color". Opal is considered the gem of hope and purity. The rainbow of fiery colors are capable of brightening any mood.
Click here to read more about Opal and Tourmaline, the birthstones of October.
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|The golden glow of this gem is considered to be from the ancient Egyptians sun god "Ra" it is said to give strength to the wearer. Myth has said Citrine gems are pieces of the sun that have fallen to earth.
Click here to read more about both Citrine and Golden Topaz jewelry
Click here to see Citrine Jewelry gift ideas.
Click here to see Golden Topaz jewelry gift ideas.
|There are two, beautiful birthstones for December: the natural variety of colors found in Turquoise and the elegant shimmer of Tanzanite.
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Click here to see Turqoise jewelry gift ideas.
Click here to see Tanzanite jewelry gift ideas.