Aquamarine means “sea water” in Latin. It’s is the birthstone of March. It can vary in colour from pale blue to deep teal. It used to be worn by sailors who believed it would bring them safely back home. The ancient romans believed in its medicinal properties and thought that aquamarine could cure issues with the liver, stomach and throat. It is now a symbol of faithfulness, courage and friendship. Aquamarine measures 7-8 on the MOHS scale and as such is perfect for everyday wear.