The March birthstone Aquamarine a stunning stone that has long been the symbol of youth, health and hope and available in a range of colours  from the pale to the deep blues that some say are reminiscent of the colours of the Caribbean sea.

As we say goodbye to the winter chills and start dreaming of the warmer climes of spring and summer the aquamarine is the perfect stone to compliment the spring and summer wardrobe.

The history  and myths of the aquamarine

march birthstone aquamarine stone and ring mountAquamarine comes from the Latin words for water (aqua) and the sea (marine) and is a blue-green mineral gemstone that is found predominantly in Brazil, Africa and India.

As the blue tones of the aquamarine gemstone intensify so too does the price.

The aquamarine is according to maritime folklore the treasure of mermaids empowered to keep sailors safe while at sea.

While its known that ancient Greeks would wear the aquamarine

Maritime folklore

According to maritime folklore, aquamarine is the treasure of mermaids, charmed with the power to keep sailors safe while at sea.

The ancient Greeks used to wear amulets made from aquamarine and engraved with Poseidon (Lord of the Sea) on a chariot, to keep them safe during voyages.

The water theme associated with the aquamarine continues as the stone is related with purification meditation which is a method known to drive out your negative emotions leaving you feeling both refreshed and relaxed.

The aquamarine’s healing qualities are thought to keep alive love and passion fresh in a marriage or long-term relationship with the stones healing powers capable of curing many ailments together with the promise to bring more restful sleep.

The gift of aquamarine for mothers, adventurers and long-term lovers

march birthstone aquamarine pendantThe ice blue aquamarine gemstone associated with loyalty and honesty is the perfect stone to compliment your bespoke jewellery and makes the ideal Mother’s Day gift.

The aquamarine Is the perfect alternative stone to the diamond to be used in a bespoke engagement ring or friendship ring and giving aquamarine earrings as a gift are believed to bring affection and love to the recipient for years to come.

The aquamarine in its variants of colour is a stunning stone with picture doing it very little justice and for its real beauty needs to be seen in the flesh

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