Welcome to Adornate


We are MORE than a Jewellery Store

Specialising in genuine gemstones, we also have birthstone myth and legend, moodboards, style guides, trivia and quizzes.

Focus on July's Birthstone Ruby

July Birthstone ♦ 40th Anniversary ♦ Tuesday Daystone ♦ Zodiac sign associations for Cancer and Leo ♦ Planet association is the Sun ♦ Fire Element

  Tactful ♦ Witty ♦ Approachable ♦ Caring ♦ Loner ♦ Sympathetic ♦ Brooding


Marco Polo wrote in his very elaborate and extensive diaries that the Kublai Khan coveted a large ruby owned by the King of Ceylon. He offered the King a city in exchange for the ruby and was ever so politely refused.

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What Our Customers Say...

Lovely, pretty little bracelet. Dawn, the seller, couldn't have been nicer or more helpful and it arrived promptly and with an unexpected pair of earrings! Would definitely go back to Adornate again when I'm looking for a thoughtful gift.

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Fantastic work. I love wearing this. The owner was very generous to include earrings. Thank you. Will shop here in the future. 

from Etsy

This necklace is absolutely beautiful! My sister loved it, her birthstone is aquamarine (March), the crystal was great quality. It arrived very quickly :D thank you xXx

from Etsy

Thank you so much for the lovely necklace and gorgeous earrings to match. Very pleased  

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Thank you from customer

Cerys (letter... and my favourite)