• The Alexandrite

    June 23, 2016

    Photo by accessgems.com

    Half of the months in the calendar year—March, June, August, October, November, and December—have more than one “official” birthstone. June has three choices: pearl, the most traditional, alexandrite and moonstone. My June favorite is alexandrite, which has a distinctive color-change phenomenon. Indoors, it appears red but... [more]