August babes – how lovely it is to celebrate your birthday with sunshine, summer holidays and tan lines.
Enter the Leo season; fiery, passionate and prepared for battle. Your Peridot birthstone is the vibrant, unusual and definitely beautiful Peridot – a bright and unique lime green gemstone often considered to provide healing powers, attract abundance and encourage an open heart.
This gemstone is a symbol of new beginnings, welcoming opportunities and accepting calm and balance back into your life with open arms. Basically, you want this little piece of green joy to be worn around your neck at all times.
Headache? Peridot. Heartache? Peridot. Birthday drink? Merlot.
Known by the Egyptians as the ‘gem of the sun’, Peridot is found in lava and molten rock. Only one other gemstone emerges this way, it literally erupts from earthquakes and volcanoes.
Like you, it knows how to make a dramatic entrance. Today Peridot can be found in various locations all around the world from New Mexico, to Tanzania, Kenya and Brazil. A truly timeless gem, Ancient papyri record the mining of Perdiot as early as 1500 BC from a place known at the time as Topazo Island in the Egyptian Red Sea.
As if it could get more exotic, it is rumoured that possibly all of the emeralds Cleopatra was famous for wearing, were in fact, Peridots.
Beautiful, intelligent, powerful. Surely you want to follow in the Queen’s footsteps?
Shop the Peridot necklace here.
I have no idea what my ring size is. How can I work it out?
We know it can be tough to order a ring online without trying it on. The diameter of rings and corresponding sizes are listed below.
Please print this out to measure your ring size accurately.
PRINTABLE RING SIZE GUIDE
Still struggling? You can download the app Ring Sizer by Jason Withers on your phone to measure a ring you already have.
I love necklace layering. How will I know how the necklace falls when I wear it?
We have the chain lengths on all our products (if any are missing, please drop us an email!). Additionally, you can refer to the necklace length guide below - perfect for your necklace layering needs.
If all else fails…
You can send the piece back to us for a store credit to repurchase! Kindly note, we do not accept engraved pieces for return.