Gemstone Jewellery Brisbane
Gemstones are precious stones which look beautiful when cut, polished and featured in a piece of jewellery. They can be symbolic or used to add a pop of colour to your outfit and are always sure to impress. Argyle Jewellers specialises in creating unique jewellery perfect for a meaningful gift for a loved one, an engagement ring or a well-deserved gift to yourself. With rings, earrings, pendants and necklaces, Argyle Jewellers has the largest range of gemstone jewellery Brisbane has to offer!
More commonly, Sapphire (September birthstone) is a deep blue or violet hue, however, it comes available in a variety of bright and bold colours. They are adored for their durability and longevity, ranking just below diamonds on the Mohs scale. Sapphire is loved for its romantic aura and its symbolic legends of truth, sincerity and loyalty, making it a preferred choice for an engagement ring.
Amethyst (February birthstone) is the most precious gem from the quartz family. With beautiful light violet to deep purple colouring, amethyst is classy, elegant and eye-catching. Amethyst jewellery looks particularly stunning in a white gold setting because the lustrous white really accentuates the purple shade. Amethyst is thought to symbolise balance, peace and patience.
Morganite features a soft peach-pink hue and is extremely captivating when combined with rose gold and vintage style jewellery. They can also complement sleek modern pieces of jewellery and offer the wearer an understated, yet elegant appearance. Morganite is believed to symbolise love, compassion and joy, and as a result, is a popular choice for an engagement ring.
Topaz (November birthstone) is typically known for its vivid sky-blue colour, however, it’s often found in a variety of colours including brown, green, yellow, orange, red, pink and purple. In its purest form, Topaz is transparent. It’s also quite a durable gemstone with a Mohs rating of 8. Symbolically, Topaz is thought to be a stone of love and good fortune. Some believe that it brings joy, good health and generosity to the wearer.
Aquamarine (March birthstone) is one of the most popular semi-precious gemstones. With beautiful colours ranging from pale blue to a strong sea-blue, it’s the deeper and more saturated colours that are the most valuable. Aquamarine is refined, flawless, hard and durable and as a result, is a popular gem choice for rings, earrings, pendants and necklaces. It’s believed that this stone has a calming, soothing and cleansing effect on the wearer.
Peridot (August birthstone) is a bright, yellow-green gemstone. It is sometimes referred to as the ‘Emerald of the Evening’ and maintains its distinctive colour in both sunshine and in the shade, and even glows in darker lighting. Peridot is perfect for daily wear due to its hardiness, durability and beautiful lustre and transparency. It’s associated with prosperity, fearlessness and beauty.
Pearl (June birthday) is a lustrous, opaque gem which requires no cutting or polishing to gain its striking appearance. They come in many colours including white, grey, blue, pink, gold and black. Grown in oysters and mussels, Pearls have been thought to symbolise wisdom, purity, generosity and loyalty. Argyle Jewellers has the largest collection of coloured pearl gemstone jewellery Brisbane has on the market.
Emerald (May birthstone) is a deep green gemstone. It is unique, eye-catching, rare and durable. The stunning green colour of emerald is thought to embody reflection, renewal, eternity, peace and balance. This combination is highly reflective of a relationship, and therefore the fantastic choice for an engagement ring.
Ruby (July birthstone) is a rich, deep red gemstone that is incredibly eye-catching and durable. It sits alongside Sapphire for its hardy properties, with a rating of 9 on the Mohs scale. It looks particularly beautiful when set in white or yellow old as this accentuates its magnificent red colour. This gemstone is associated with love, energy, passion, wealth, power and vitality.
Tanzanite (one of December’s birthstones) is a dazzling indigo colour, which can vary from pale to very rich in colour. It is a pleochroic gem, which means its shade can appear different when viewed from different directions, it’s colours can exhibit yellow, green, blue and purple. Symbolically, Tanzanite is believed to be a stone for higher consciousness, desire, self-expression, creativity, wisdom and communication.
Custom Designed Jewellery
If you have a design in mind, our custom jewellery design services may be the way to go. At Argyle Jewellers, we design and handcraft jewellery in our in-house workshop so you can keep up with our progress and see your design come to life. The first step for custom designing your jewellery is to book in for a free custom-design consultation, we’ll look after the rest.
Shop Argyle Jewellers for a Great Range of Gemstone Jewellery Brisbane
No matter what you’re after or who you’re buying for, Argyle has the largest collection of gemstone jewellery Brisbane has to offer, and are sure to have that perfect piece for you. Shop the full collection in-store or book in for a custom-design consultation to create a piece that is uniquely you.