Celestial Stones: A Month-by-Month Guide to Birthstone Gifting

April 15th, 2024

a white gold pendant necklace featuring a single pearl on a white surface

Delving into the realm of birthstone jewelry uncovers a world of profound significance and sentimental value, making these gemstones a deeply personal gift choice. At Clarkes Jewelers, our extensive selection of gemstone pieces caters to every taste and occasion, offering an array of options that beautifully embody the nature of each birth month. Recognizing the unique allure that birthstones hold, we've meticulously compiled a month-by-month guide showcasing some of our favorite gemstone jewelry. This curated collection not only reflects the beauty and diversity of our inventory but also serves as a testament to our commitment to helping you find that perfect, meaningful present.

a yellow gold pendant necklace featuring a princess cut garnet

January - Garnet

Embrace the warmth of January’s birthstone with this exquisite pendant necklace from Doves by Doron Paloma, where a fiery red garnet takes center stage. Set against the backdrop of lustrous yellow gold, the gem's deep, warm hues are accentuated, creating a striking contrast that truly makes the stone's vibrant color pop, symbolizing a bold and passionate start to the year.

a pair of sterling silver stud earrings featuring round cut amethysts

February - Amethyst

Emanating elegance and versatility, these stud earrings from the Clarkes Collection feature captivating amethysts cradled in sterling silver settings. The natural beauty of the purple stones is magnificently enhanced by a halo of diamonds, adding a touch of sparkle that elevates these studs from simple to simply unforgettable.

a sterling silver fashion ring featuring a round cut aquamarine

March - Aquamarine

This stunning aquamarine fashion ring, highlighted by diamond accents, showcases unique beauty that fascinates and dazzles. Perfect for those born in March, it glitters enchantingly on the finger, serving as a constant reminder of the giver's affection. The serene blue hue embodies tranquility, making it an unforgettable piece that resonates deeply.

a yellow gold bangle featuring emerald cut diamonds

April - Diamond

Imbued with sophistication, this diamond bangle bracelet by Norman Silverman masterfully combines personal style with versatility. Crafted in 18k yellow gold and showcasing emerald cut diamonds, it adds a chic and elegant touch to any ensemble. This piece transcends trends, offering definitive allure that complements both everyday wear and evening elegance.

a sterling silver pendant necklace featuring a round cut emerald with a diamond halo

May - Emerald

For those born in May who adore making a fashion statement, this glittering emerald pendant necklace from our in-house line is an impeccable choice. It allows the wearer to keep their birthstone close, expressing their unique personality, while its dazzling design ensures they stand out in any crowd.

an Akoya pearl bracelet with a yellow gold clasp

June - Pearl

Embodying timeless elegance and versatility, this Akoya pearl bracelet effortlessly complements any outfit, whether dressed up or down. An ideal gift for those celebrating a June birthday, it wraps the wrist in classic sophistication, offering a token of beauty that can be cherished and worn for years to come.

a pair of rose gold drop earrings featuring ruby flowers

July - Ruby

Capturing the essence of femininity and whimsy, these floral ruby drop earrings by Norman Silverman are a testament to unique beauty. Ideal for someone who cherishes expressions of style that are both enchanting and elegant, the vivid rubies add a mesmerizing pop of color, making each moment wearing them unforgettable.

a pair of sterling silver stud earrings featuring round cut peridot

August - Peridot

August's distinctive birthstone, peridot, shines brightly in these essential stud earrings, making them a perfect gift for someone born in this vibrant month. Their simplicity offers an effortless way to weave the birthstone's refreshing green hue into daily ensembles, adding an aura of refinement and personal significance with ease.

a yellow gold bangle featuring different shapes of sapphires

September - Sapphire

Elegantly crafted in yellow gold, this bangle bracelet features sapphires in an array of cuts, highlighting the gemstone's diverse appeal. Lauren K's design showcases the sapphire's rich blue in multifaceted ways, ensuring that its unique beauty charms and enchants, making it a sophisticated accessory for any occasion.

a pair of yellow gold stud earrings featuring opals

October - Opal

For those celebrating an October birthday, these opal studs are a match made in heaven. Their oval shape and yellow gold setting create a unique combination, where the warmth of the gold enhances the opal's ethereal play of color. This pairing not only adds a hint of classiness but also channels the opal's mesmerizing beauty, making it a perfect daily adornment.

a yellow gold ring featuring oval cut blue topaz surrounded by white agate

November - Topaz

Luxurious and chic, this blue topaz fashion ring is a dazzling choice for anyone celebrating a November birthday. The striking contrast between the sparkling blue topaz and opaque white agate creates a visually stunning piece. It's an ideal accessory for those who appreciate a blend of boldness and beauty in their jewelry collection.

a yellow gold chain bracelet featuring a square shaped turquoise with a diamond halo

December - Turquoise

A stunning contrast between warm yellow gold and cool turquoise makes this chain bracelet from Doves by Doron Paloma an exceptional gift for someone born in December. The bold turquoise set against the luxurious gold creates a statement piece that's perfect for those looking to stand out. It embodies both elegance and a daring sense of style, ideal for accentuating any ensemble with a pop of vibrant color.

a pair of yellow gold ruby drop earrings next to red roses on a piece of fabric

Discover Gorgeous Birthstone Jewelry at Clarkes Jewelers

Shop the perfect birthstone jewelry gifts at Clarkes Jewelers, your premier destination in Shreveport, Louisiana. Situated near the vibrant city of New Orleans, our Shreveport jewelry store offers an exquisite selection of designer fine jewelry that promises to enchant and inspire. Whether you're drawn to the timeless allure of birthstones or the cutting-edge designs of today's leading creators, Clarkes Jewelers has something special for every taste. Plus, our custom design services allow you to bring your unique vision to life, ensuring your gift is as personal as it is beautiful. For a truly tailored shopping experience, request an appointment for a personalized consultation with one of our dedicated team members.