AQUAMARINE: A quick low down on the birthstone for March.

Birthstone Month – March

Colour – Green-Blue to Blue

Hardness – 7.5 – 8 Mohs

Worn For:  Peace - Happiness - Protection - Love


The History Fact

The name Aquamarine originates from the Latin ‘aqua marinus’ meaning ‘water of the sea’.


The Science Fact

Like emeralds, aquamarines are a member of the Beryl family.


The Mystical Fact

Aquamarine was & is worn as a talisman by sailors and those travelling near, by or on the sea.


Why I love Aquamarines?

Gorgeous in colour, usually free of inclusions visible to the naked eye and relatively pretty hard gemstones; aquamarines are suitable for everyday wear and make for beautiful, alternative engagement rings.


If you are interested in commissioning a bespoke Aquamarine piece of jewellery, please do not hesitate to get in contact me to discuss further…