May 2021. Article by Zoe Dickens.Coveted for their depth and clarity, these are the emerald jewels guaranteed to impress this month
Emitting a deep, flattering dark-green hue, emeralds work for almost all skin tones. They look equally good when set in gold, platinum or silver, and pair well with a range of other precious and semi-precious stones. It’s little wonder that the stone is said to have been a favourite of Cleopatra, or that the Ancient Romans dedicated emeralds to Venus, the goddess of love and beauty.
Happily for those celebrating birthdays this month, emeralds are also the birthstone of May, and are said to symbolise wisdom, growth and patience. If you’re still searching for the perfect birthday present, read on for our guide to the best emerald birthstone jewellery to gift in May.
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