Birth Stone for June
Birthstones are gemstones that connects to your birth month. These stones are usually associated with symbolism and meanings.
These stones are said to date back to ancient times, where these stones were associated with the 12 gemstones on the breastplate of the High Priest of the Israelites, in the Bible.
Traditional and modern birthstones sometimes differ, with jewellers today adding more options to the modern birthstone chart.
June has three birthstones associated with it, pearl, alexandrite and moonstone.
June Birthstone - Pearl
The traditional birthstone of June is the pearl. As pearls are rare, they are usually cultivated or cultured. This gem is typically associated with purity, humility and innocence, and traditionally given as wedding gifts.
Pearls are also known to have beneficial properties and said to bestow prosperity to those who wear it.
June Birthstone - Alexandrite
The other birthstone of June is the alexandrite. This gemstone is a variety of mineral chrysoberyl, a variety which changes colour from blueish green in the daylight to purplish red under incandescent light.
This gem is associated with peace and hope due to its green colours, while representing energy and passion from its red colours.
June Birthstone - Moonstone
Moonstone is the last birthstone for June — a colourless gem that is known for its silver and blue sheen. This birthstone is said to be designated for the zodiac sign of Gemini and ranges in colour from colourless to brown, yellow and pink.
This stone is said to bring prosperity, passion and balance to those who wear it. It is also said to have healing properties, helping to cleanse the digestive system and calm emotions.
Birthstone jewellery have become popular recently, due to its various meanings and symbolisms associated with it. Furthermore, it makes for a versatile gift for any occasion.
If you know someone born in the month of June, or someone who loves gemstones, why not consider getting them a birthstone necklace?
Birthstone for June Gift Ideas
Each month, we will be launching a new birthstone necklace, consisting of a birthstone pendant and a matching birthflower.
Birthflowers are flowers associated with a particular month. Similar to birthstones, these flowers also have various meanings and symbolisms.
June’s birthflower is the rose, symbolic of passion and love. June’s birthstone necklace will consist of a moonstone birthstone pendant and a rose petal. Each petal has been handcrafted from a real flower.
Birth Stone Chart - Birth Stone of the Month
Here is the birthstone chart based on the month in which you were born!
|January||Garnet||Trust, friendship, protection|
|February||Amethyst||Balance, wisdom, healing, courage|
|March||Aquamarine||Protection, tranquillity, hope, health|
|April||Crystal or Diamond||Inner strength, purity, positivity|
|May||Emerald||Love, rebirth, health, patience|
|June||Pearl / Moonstone||Balance, prosperity, calming|
|July||Ruby||Passion, kindness, dignity|
|August||Peridot||Health, creativity, strength, love|
|September||Sapphire||Healing, protection, clarity, wisdom|
|October||Rose Quartz||Love, healing, spirituality, peace|
|November||Citrine||Abundance, clarity, joy, strength|
|December||Turquoise||Peace, luck, prosperity, rebirth|