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August 1st, 2022

aquamarine stone

There are many gemstones found on earth, but few are as unmistakable as aquamarine. Its traditionally blue colour makes it strongly associated with the ocean. In fact, its name roughly translates from Latin as "water from the sea". Historically, it has many fascinating qualities associated with it. Ancient Romans believed aquamarine could protect sailors, while others say it symbolizes youth and invigoration. This is likely due to its refreshing aquatic hue. An aquamarine is a form of the beryl mineral, as are emerald and morganite. While its name gives it a nautical mystique, this gemstone is mined throughout the world. Maxixe is a variant of aquamarine that possesses a deep, darkish blue not unlike that of sapphires. This variant can also have lime green and purple hues for uniquely vibrant colours. The aquamarine gemstone is an enchanting jewel. Used in all kinds of jewellery, aquamarine evokes a stylish sophistication in any setting. It looks fantastic in necklaces, fashion rings, earrings, and more. Traditionally, aquamarine is worn during the spring and summer months. It pairs particularly well with grey-toned metals like sterling silver, platinum, and white gold. This jewel is the birthstone of March and the zodiac gem of Pisces.

Humbertown Jewellers offers a myriad of gorgeous, stunning aquamarine jewellery. Whether it’s a statement necklace or a spectacular fashion ring, they have something for everyone. For these pieces and more, head to their showroom in Toronto.


For decades, Humbertown Jewellers has been Toronto’s preeminent purveyor of luxury. This family-owned and operated jewellery company relies upon a positive reputation and a large selection of designer brands to provide an unforgettable shopping experience. Humbertown Jewellers has everything from incredibly rare pink diamond jewellery to elegant high-end timepieces. In addition to selling these regal accessories, they also offer several services as well. They can provide professional watch services, jewellery appraisals, and even custom design. There is no dream that will not be fulfilled in their jewellery store on The Kingsway. Call them at (416) 234-1600 to learn more.