June babies are lucky—they have three different birthstones to choose from: Pearl, Alexandrite, and Moonstone! While I love a good set of pearls, and alexandrite is quite stunning, moonstone is my preferred stone to use. Its energy feels the most relatable and energetically supportive of the three.
It's no wonder that civilizations throughout the ages have regarded emeralds with expectations of youth, vitality and prosperity! The green of an emerald holds all that is lush and vibrant; for this reason it has long been a stone gifted to a new bride to represent new love, compassion and fertility.
Herkimer Diamonds are not a true diamond, but a variety of clear quartz found only in Herkimer, NY. What makes them special is they are double-terminated (meaning a point on both ends) and are very clear and sparkly.