It’s officially July, and the heat is on here in Arizona! As the summer starts to sizzle, we’re celebrating with this month’s birthstone, the ruby. The deep red of a ruby is associated with intense and powerful emotions: love and anger, passion and fury. Because of these associations, rubies have been nicknamed the “King of Gems!” Take a look at some of our favorite styles featuring this gorgeous and sought after stone.
This halo ring is the perfect design to add a pop of color to any look! It features a 1.10 carat natural ruby, and is surrounded by .43 carats of both round and baguette cut diamonds. Did you know that rubies are considered a symbol of enduring love and passion? Paired with diamonds, this ring would make a perfect and meaningful anniversary gift! It is also perfect for anyone born in July.
These handmade earrings give gorgeous rubies a southwestern flair! They are crafted in 14k white gold, and have an organic star shape. Featuring a pair of oval cut rubies that weigh 1.35 carats, these earrings are the perfect statement piece with a flash of vibrant color. They sparkle, too - with an additional full carat of diamonds! Some say that wearing rubies gives you vitality and power. We couldn’t agree more when it comes to these earrings!
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Calling all vintage lovers! This 14k yellow gold ring takes inspiration from Victorian designs, giving rubies and diamonds a timeless design. It features .13 carats of diamonds, and .63 carats of rubies, combined into a gorgeous statement ring. Through time, rubies have been said to bring good fortune and protection to those that wear it. When you put on this ring, you’re sure to have a good day!
Why not have a matched set? This vintage inspired pendant will make a perfect pair with the above ring, or wear it on its own for an extra pop of color with a black or white top! It comes on an 18in matching chain, which is the perfect length to wear with a scoop or v-neck shirt. A ruby worn near the heart has been said to make the wearer strong and feel invincible. You’re sure to feel like you’re on top of the world when you’re wearing this pendant!