Birthstones

buyers guide

April

The modern gemstone for the month of April is the diamond. A diamond represents love, eternity and courage, and is believed to absorb and heighten the thoughts of its wearer.  The ancients also believed that diamonds protected the wearer from poisons and used diamonds for detoxification.  Alternatively, the ancient birthstone for the month of April is the sapphire. Sapphire is associated with peace and happiness, and believed to help with communication, insight, intuition, inspiration, and prayer.