Alexandrite is the birthstone of June, and a truly a remarkable gemstone. Transforming from a beautiful teal reminiscent of a carribean ocean, to an alluring magenta in incandescent light, alexandrite is always a conversation piece. Natural alexandrite is extremely rare, and gems with strong color change are even more rare, so we use only lab created alexandrites in our jewelry. They are physically identical to their natural counterparts, with deeper, more saturated colors, and a more dramatic color change.
Do you know about the amazing color change properties of alexandrite? Do you know why lab-created alexandrite is more popular than the genuine gemstone? Learn all there is to know about alexandrite in our collection of information about this truly unique mineral. Read about the cultural and religious history of alexandrite, the physical properties of alexandrite, and learn how to care for your alexandrite jewelry.