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Birthstone for August: A Nod to Nature with Peridot

on Aug 13, 2015 2:20 PM

With its vivid spring green color, combining peridot – the birthstone for August – with nature motifs is only, well, natural.

Check out this collection of fine peridot jewelry. Each piece is designed with nature in mind – a double whammy effect since peridot is believed to ease stress, just as nature tends to.

A Collection from Sorab & Roshi

A self-described “world of whimsy,” the jewelry found at Sorab & Roshi on Greenwich Avenue in Connecticut evokes a personality of its own. Jewelry maker Sorab uses color and light to balance the gemstones with the metal that frames them, taking great care to leave as little metal work visible from the front of the piece as possible.

The collection below features a wheat pin with faceted marquise lemon citrines, as well as a bead necklace and double stone earrings that both feature the birthstone for August.

Sorab & Roshi Peridot

A Four-Leaf Clover from Brilliant Earth

Featuring four heart-shaped peridot accents surrounding a round brilliant center diamond, this charming clover ring is detailed with a sparkling diamond-encrusted stem.

This nature-inspired look is only fitting from Brilliant Earth considering their ethical sourcing commitment to feature only authentic and eco-friendly pieces.

The Raelene Ring

The Raelene Ring

A Trio of Peridot Jewelry from Gemvara

A large portion of the jewelry available from Gemvara is customizable with the gemstones of your choosing. Here are three of our favorites that evoke a sense of the outdoors, all customized with peridot:

Peridot Bouquet Ring

Bouquet Ring

Peridot Daisy Earrings

Daisy Earrings

Peridot Open Leaf Necklace

Open Leaf Necklace

A Stunner from 1st Dibs

We couldn’t showcase peridot without leaving you with a real stunner featuring a giant rock.

Feast your eyes on this 35.23 carat peridot diamond platinum ring, offered by Shreve, Crump & Low via 1st Dibs. Set in a handmade leaf pattern mounting with round diamond accent stones, this cushion cut peridot ring will set you back a cool $26,000.

Peridot diamond platinum ring

Show Off Your Peridot!

Do you have a favorite piece of peridot jewelry? Whether you own it or simply lust after it, we want to hear about it!

Share a link in the comments and we may feature your pick on Facebook and Instagram throughout the rest of the month. Watch and see!

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