Peridot is the stunning Birthstone for those born in August. With a history as bold as its colour, Peridots are also known as “evening emeralds” for their vibrant colour in low light, the peridot birthstone ranges from a bright grassy hue to a rich olive green.
thought to be a symbol of wealth, success and is thought to improve relationships. It can facilitate an understanding of big life changes, help heal bruised egos, and magnify the inner aspects of any situation. Peridot’s warm, friendly energy is used to create a protective field around the body, and bring good luck to mothers during delivery.
Birthstones are shrouded in myth and legend – they're traditionally believed to bring good luck and therapeutic powers. It was thought that wearing the gemstone during its associated month helped to enhance its abilities, the idea being that you should own all 12 and wear each one depending on the time of year.