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 August's Birthstone Peridot

August Birthstone ♦ 16th Anniversary ♦ Zodiac sign associations for Leo and Virgo ♦ Planet association is Mercury ♦ Earth Element

Born in August? You are known to be;

  Fearless ♦ Generous ♦ Spirited ♦ Kind and caring ♦ Charming ♦ Tempestuous

Mythology

This gemstone has been found on Mars and in meteorites. How cool is that! Also, it is found on some beaches in Hawaii - but beware - local legend says that these gemstones are the tears of the Goddess Pele so if you take any off the beach you invoke her wrath!

 Read more here, or Shop Now!


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. 

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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

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

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