October Birthstone Jewellery : The Enchanting Moonstone

The Luceir collection offers gorgeous October birthstone jewellery which makes for a really meaningful birthday gift for your loved one. Choose from a sterling silver or gold vermeil finish. You are spoilt for choice with a selection of earrings, a necklace or bracelet

October, a month characterized by falling leaves, cozy sweaters, and the gradual transition into the colder months, is graced with a mystical and enchanting birthstone—moonstone. 

Moonstone, with its ethereal glow and captivating allure, holds a special place in the hearts of those born in this autumnal month. Let’s delve into the fascinating world of moonstone and explore its origins, properties, and the symbolism it carries.

October Birthstone Necklace - Luceir - Silverado Jewellery
October Birthstone Earrings - Luceir - Silverado Jewellery

A glimpse into moonstone

Moonstone is a variety of the mineral feldspar, known for its distinctive adularescence—the phenomenon where light scatters across its surface, creating a stunning play-of-color that resembles the moon’s soft, ethereal glow. This effect is caused by light interacting with the alternating layers of albite and orthoclase within the stone.

Historically, moonstone has been revered and used for centuries in various cultures across the world, often associated with love, fertility, and spiritual insights. Its mesmerizing appearance has led to a strong belief in its mystical and metaphysical properties.

Meaning and Symbolism

Moonstone carries a rich symbolism that often ties into its name and appearance. Here are some of the meanings and symbolism associated with moonstone:

  • Feminine Energy: Moonstone is often associated with feminine energy, embodying the nurturing and protective qualities associated with the moon. It’s believed to balance and harmonize the female reproductive system.
  • Intuition and Insight: Moonstone is thought to enhance intuition and psychic abilities. It is said to promote clarity of mind, emotional healing, and inner growth.
  • New Beginnings: Just as the moon cycles through phases, symbolizing new beginnings and cycles, moonstone is often seen as a symbol of new beginnings, growth, and rejuvenation.
  • Love and Passion: Moonstone is considered a stone of love and passion, enhancing the emotional bond between partners and promoting a deeper connection.

When you purchase a piece from the Luceir birthstone jewellery collection each item is accompanied by a unique meaning card. The Moonstone card reads: Love, Inspiration, Tranquility.

October Birthstone Bracelet - Luceir - Silverado Jewellery
October Birthstone Card - Luceir - Silverado Jewellery

Whether you chose a birthstone necklace, ring, bracelet, or earrings, caring for your special piece of jewellery is the same. Due to its relatively soft nature, moonstone requires gentle care to maintain its beauty:

  • Avoid Harsh Chemicals: Moonstone is sensitive to acids, alkaline substances, and chemicals. It’s important to avoid exposing it to household cleaning agents or perfumes.
  • Clean Gently: Clean moonstone jewelry with mild soap and water, using a soft brush to remove dirt or residues. Pat dry with a soft cloth.
  • Store Carefully: Store moonstone jewelry separately to prevent scratching, and avoid exposing it to direct sunlight or extreme temperature changes.

Each Luceir purchase comes with a care card that gives you all the information you need to keep your october birthstone jewellery sparkly and new.

Embrace the Magic of Moonstone

In conclusion, moonstone is a mesmerizing gemstone with a rich history, captivating appearance, and meaningful symbolism. Whether you’re an October-born individual looking to celebrate your birthstone or simply drawn to its mystical allure, moonstone is a gem worth embracing. Let the gentle glow of moonstone remind you of the moonlit nights and the magic they hold. Discover all the gorgeous October birthtsone jewellery from Luceir.