Birthstones for the Days of the Week


Days of the Week Birthstones

Did you know that as well as birthstones for the month you were born, there's also a birthstone for each day of the week? In many western cultures the days of the week are associated with certain planets or gods, which have an influence on the stone chosen to represent that day. Wearing gemstones associated with your birth is said to bring good fortune, so combining your month's birthstone with your day's birthstone has surely got to be extra lucky!

Monday – Pearl, Moonstone

Pearl

Monday (Moon-day) is represented by pearl, quartz and moonstone. Pearl and moonstone are both lustrous gems with a milky shimmer, and it's not hard to see how they represent the moon.

Monday's birthstones symbolise purity, hope, innocence, and motherhood. You can learn more about Monday's birthstones here.

Tuesday – Ruby