Birthstones (western tradition)

Month Stone
January garnet
February amethyst
March aquamarine, bloodstone
April diamond, rock crystal
May emerald
June pearl, moonstone
July ruby
August peridot, spinel
September sapphire, lapis lazuli
October opal, tourmaline
November topaz, citrine
December turquoise, tanzanite

Zodiacal (western tradition)

Sign Dates Stone
Aquarius 21 January – 18 February garnet
Pisces 19 February – 20 March amethyst
Aries 21 March – 20 April bloodstone
Taurus 21 April – 21 May sapphire
Gemini 22 May – 21 June agate
Cancer 21 June – 22 July emerald
Leo 23 July – 22 August onyx
Virgo 23 August – 22 September carnelian
Libra 23 September – 23 October chrysolite
Scorpio 24 October – 21 November beryl
Sagittarius 22 November – 21 December topaz
Capricorn 22 December – 21 January ruby

 

 

 

Wedding anniversaries

 

Each and every year at your wedding anniversary

a jewellery gift will always be highly appreciated !

 

The traditional Western (French) calendar :

 

year                                         still to be translated to English

1   Coton
2   Cuir
3   Froment
4   Cire
5   Bois
6   Chypre
7   Laine
8   Coquelicot
9   Faïence
10 d’Etain

11 Corail
12  Soie
13  Muguet
14  Plomb
15  Cristal
16  Saphir
17  Rose
18  Turquoise
19  Cretonne
20  Porcelaine

21  Opale
22  Bronze
23  Béryl
24  Satin
25 ans : noces d’Argent
26  Jade
27  Acajou
28   Nickel
29   Velours
30  noces de Perle

31  Basane
32  Cuivre
33   Porphyre
34  Ambre
35  Rubis
36  Mousseline
37  Papier
38  Mercure
39  Crêpe
40  noces d’Emeraude

 

 

41  Fer
42 Nacre
43  Flanelle
44  Topaze
45  noces de Platine
46  Lavande
47  Cachemire
48  Améthyste
49  Cèdre
50 ans : noces d’Or

51 Camélia
52 Tourmaline
53 Merisier
54 Zibeline
55 Orchidée
56 Lapis-lazuli
57 Azalée
58 Érable
59 Vison
60 ans : noces de Diamant

61 Platane
62 Ivoire
63 Lilas
64 Astrakan
65 Palissandre
66 Jasmin
67 Chinchilla
68 Granite
69 Mélèze
70 ans : noces de Platine
75 ans : noces d’Albâtre
80 Chêne
85 Uranium
90 Granite
100 ans: noces d’Eau