December's Ice Blue Birthstone - Blue Topaz

Happy Birthday you lucky December birthday gals! Not only do you have your birthday to celebrate this month but the holidays as well.

Your birthstone shimmers in the cool blue colors of blue topaz - a gemstone that ranges in color from pale blue to deep peacock blue. Ancient civilizations thought it had cooling properties and it was not only believed to cool boiling water when thrown into the pot, but it was also said to calm a person’s hot temper as well. This gemstone was even thought to have the magical ability to make its wearer invisible in a threatening situation.  (How cool is that?)

Blue topaz is regarded as a gemstone of joy, generosity, abundance and good health - perfect for this joyous time of year. Here is to it bringing all that and more to you during your birthday month and holiday season!