June Birthstone: Alexandrite

By Emily on Wednesday, June 1st, 2022 in Birthstones. No Comments

Alexandrite is one of three designated birthstones for the month of June. The other two June birthstones are pearl and moonstone. Here are some interesting facts about this beautiful color-changing gemstone. Named after Alexander II, Czar of Russia, alexandrite was discovered on his birthday in Russia’s Ural Mountains in the early 1830’s. These first alexandrites… Read More