March birthstone jewelry is set with either of the two March birthstones - Aquamarine or Bloodstone. Aquamarine is very pale blue in color to almost transparent and is rarely found naturally in darker blue shades. Bloodstone has a deep green base color with markings in browns, oranges and reds.
Aquamarine or Bloodstone jewelry is an ideal personal and meaningful gift for your friends and relatives with birthdays in March. Or choose a piece for yourself to wear during March, when the properties of these birthstones are believed to be the strongest.
Browse the selected birthstone jewelry below - handmade by skilled artisans with quality, natural gemstones. The images and links will take you to that artisan's online store where you can view further information.
March Birthstone Aquamarine
Tranquil blue Aquamarine is the first of the two birthstones for March and is one of the Zodiac birthstones for Pisces (Feb 20 – Mar 20).
Aquamarine can be faceted into various cuts or simply set as the rough gemstone. Aquamarine is generally set in silver, platinum or white gold to complement the cool blue shades.
March Birthstone Rings set with Aquamarine
Stephanie of Metalicious, based in New York USA, took a metal-smithing class on a whim in 1995 and has never looked back. Running an ethical business is very important to her and Stephanie only uses reclaimed or recycled fine metals and ethically sourced gemstones in her jewelry. The green ethic extends to office supplies and packaging to ensure her business makes as little impact on the environment as possible, so helping towards a better future for her children.
Here is a selection of Stephanie's unique, trendy March birthstone rings set with Aquamarine:
March Birthstone Earrings set with Natural Aquamarine in Gold
March birthstone earrings can be set with raw aquamarine, faceted aquamarine or aquamarine colored beads. Always check when reading jewelry descriptions whether the bead or crystal is simply an aquamarine color or the actual natural aquamarine gemstone.
The following designers all use the natural aquamarine gemstone in their beautiful March birthday earrings:
March Birthstone Bracelets with Aquamarine Beads
Neva Murtha is the owner-designer of The Spiral River based in Canada. She has a degree in Fine Arts and over the years has combined her passion and talents in pottery and printmaking into striking jewelry art. Neva loves nature and generously donates part of her income to the protection of old growth forests.
Here are some of her stunning beaded aquamarine March birthstone bracelets:
March Birthstone Necklaces with Aquamarine set in Argentium Silver
Helen and David Worcester are the co-owners of Verbena Place Jewelry, based in California USA. They both hold jewelry certifications and have been running the business for many years. Helen sources the gemstones and takes care of the administration and David is the jewelry designer and artisan. All their jewelry is set in Argentium 960 silver - a bright, tarnish resistant, recycled silver.
David sets high quality Aquamarine sourced from Brazil in his exquisite March birthstone necklaces:
March Birthstone Bloodstone
Earthy bloodstone is the second of the two birthstones for March and is one of the Zodiac birthstones for Aries (Mar 21 – Apr 19).
The typical bloodstone pattern is a dark green background with random dots of red, but there are many interesting pattern and color variations including lovely shades of oranges and browns.
Bloodstone is also known as heliotrope or fancy jasper.
March Birthstone Jewelry set with Bloodstone
Bloodstone jewelry is usually in the form of beads or cabochons and is not generally faceted.