Rubies are one of my favorite stones to work with. The deep red goes beautifully with both gold and silver. They’re a perfect gift for July birthdays!
Ruby, the birthstone of July, is named for its color: a deep, vivid red. From this color comes many of its metaphysical properties as the symbols stem from its hue. Red, throughout history, has symbolized love, fire, anger and passion. The Ruby, therefore, also contains these properties as reflected in the birthstone poem:
This carved ruby pendant is wrapped in 14kt
gold-filled wire. It is currently for sale on my
website and on Etsy.