Aquamarine: The Gorgeous March Birthstone
You probably know that always-chic and colorful aquamarinesare designated as the official March birthstone.
What's In a Name?
The name "aquamarine" originates from the Italian word for seawater. Aquamarines embody the magnificence of the oceans and the grandeur of the skies. Legends refer to aquamarine as the treasure of Atlantis, with the power to keep sailors safe at sea
In the medieval times, aquamarines were thought to reawaken the love of married couples.
Where do Aquamarines Come From?
The leading producer of aquamarine is Brazil, with many mines spread throughout the country. Other deposits are found in Australia, Burma, China, India, Kenya, Madagascar, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Zambia, Zimbabwe, as well as in several U.S. locations.
Aquamarines are the perfect way to update your look! Add aquamarines to your most basic wardrobe pieces like a crisp white button down or khakis and you instantly transform it from traditional to trendy.