Joy and wealth are what aquamarine stands for. The gemstone derived its name from the Latin words aqua and mare, which mean water and sea, respectively. Indeed, when you look at aquamarine, you will be reminded of the deep blue colour of the sea and the eternal colour of the sky. It is considered as the lucky stone of sailors, believing that it would protect them while they are sailing in the waters. Also, according to old tradition, it promises a happy marriage to the woman who wears it. In addition, because aquamarine is believed to cool temper, wearing it makes the wearer remain calm and level-headed. It is also used in meditation, as it brings serenity and great piece.
Extraordinarily Beautiful Gemstone
Aquamarine is one of the well-known gemstones. It is related to emerald, both belonging to the beryl family. However, aquamarine, unlike emerald, is almost free of inclusions. Also, it has a wonderful shine and excellent hardness. For this reason, aquamarine is very tough and not very prone to scratches.
Whether used in earrings, rings, or necklaces, aquamarine makes beautiful jewellery. Its colour ranges from pale blue to strong sea-blue. The more intense the shade of blue is, the higher the value of the gemstone. There are aquamarines that have greenish shimmer, although most people know aquamarine to have a shade of blue. Iron is the substance responsible for the gemstone's colour.
Aquamarine Earrings and Other Designer Favourites
The birthstone of those who were born in March, aquamarine is a popular stone for rings, earrings, necklaces, and other forms of jewellery. Whether this gemstone is fashioned in the classical cut or in a more modern design, it is a favourite among modern designers. This is because there is no other gemstone in modern jewellery that can be cut to create beautiful pieces. Because of this, designers can easily craft new and artistic aquamarine jewellery to produce beautiful aquamarine earrings, rings, and necklaces. Also, because of the gem's light colour, it is easy to bring out it brilliance. It is easy to match aquamarine jewellery with any outfit or wardrobe and it can complement any skin or eye colour.
The shades of aquamarine may fade if exposed to light for a prolonged period. Thus, it is especially important to purchase aquamarine earrings and other jewellery pieces from a reliable seller. Ice Jewellery offers a fine collection of aquamarine earrings in Australia.