Birthstones

buyers guide

September

The modern birthstone for the month of September is the sapphire. Sapphire is associated with peace and happiness, and believed to help with communication, insight, intuition, inspiration, and prayer.  Alternatively, the ancient birthstones associated with this month are peridot and lapis lazuli. Peridot is thought to strengthen life, bring about prosperity, growth, and increase openness.  Peridot is also believed to help the wearer to understand relationships, and to alleviate depression, anger, fear, jealousy and anxiety.  Lapis lazuli is an ancient stone that is said to represent friendship and truth. It is believed to help bring about harmony in relationships and is a stone of wisdom and awareness.