April: the month of blooming flowers, greening grass, sunshine and diamonds! The birthstone for this springtime month, is none other than a girl's best friend, the diamond.
April babies enjoy a rich history behind their birthstone, which is thought to increase balance, clarity and inner strength. One of the most durable substances on the planet, diamonds were considered in ancient times, to have been formed with lightening bolts or to be tears of the gods. There were widespread rumors that heating the stone and taking it to bed would cure ailments stemming from the brain and crippling the body.
The stone comes in a wide range of different colors and shades, making it a wonderfully unique gift to give anyone born in this month. Why not gift a pink diamond ring? A pair of yellow diamond earrings? Or a set of white diamond studs. Whatever your loved one's style, there is a diamond to fit it! Shown is the infamous Hope Diamond.