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Peridot – UK Birthstone for August | Exploring Peridot for Jewellery

Peridot August Birthstone Rings

August Birthstone Peridot Peridot is the UK birthstone for August. This beautiful gemstone boasts a distinctive mossy-green colouration. Cut into most sizes and shapes, this gemstone compares favourably in cost compared to other  gems. In addition, the Olive-green colour contrasts beautifully against white diamonds, set into halo rings or between outer diamonds. What is Peridot? Read the full article…

Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website.