When it comes to the birthstone for July, the ruby takes centre stage. This vibrant and captivating gemstone has long been cherished for its rich colour and symbolism.
Here’s more about its history, significance and why it makes the perfect choice for those born in July.

Ruby Birthstone Jewellery


Ruby, with its fiery red colour, has earned its place as one of the most sought-after gemstones in the world. What is it that makes rubies so red and eye-catching? A variety of corundum and chromium gives rubies their mesmerising glow.

Ruby History

Ancient cultures believed that rubies possessed powerful protective qualities. They were often worn by warriors going into battle, as it was believed that the ruby would protect them from harm. Rubies were also associated with love and passion, making them a symbol of romance and desire.

Ruby Symbolism

Rubies are often associated with strong emotions such as love, courage, and passion. They’re also considered a talisman of protection, imparting strength and confidence to the wearer.

Ruby Jewellery at Abbott Lyon

Our collection of birthstone jewellery includes some beautiful ruby pieces that are perfect for celebrating July birthdays or for adding a pop of colour to your everyday style.

Discover the magic of rubies and make them a part of your jewellery collection today. From necklaces to bracelets, we have something for everyone.

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