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April Birthstone and April Birthstone Jewelry

April birthstone jewelry shown on a white background in a rose gold ring, yellow gold heart diamond and white gold ring.




For those born in the month of April, you are especially lucky! What’s the birthstone for April? The birthstone for April is the timeless diamond. Considered one of the most precious gems in the world, the diamond is popular and forever stunning.

While traditionally white, diamonds do range in hues from colorless to fancy (statured colored diamonds). If you need a reason to add diamonds to your jewelry collection, a birthday makes a fantastic one.


April Birthstone Meaning

Diamonds have a physical property of strength that translates into a symbol of emotional strength and resilience. Some cultures view diamonds as lightning that has been captured.

They believe the diamonds hold power or force that is bestowed upon the wearer. History also shows that people associate diamonds with fearlessness and courage.


Diamond Quality

You want to make sure you have the best quality when you purchase any diamond. Not to worry: you can judge a diamond based on the same rubric experts use.

One should consider the 4Cs of diamonds to learn more about optimal quality. Cut, Color, Clarity, and Carat weight are the qualities that come together to define the unique beauty and determine the value of your diamond. As a guiding tool, the 4Cs will reassure you that you're buying a quality diamond and getting the most out of your purchase.


Diamond Care

Diamonds are the hardest mineral known to man but still require delicate care. To maintain its sparkle, be sure to clean your diamond in a solution of half-ammonia and half-cold water. Soak your diamond for 30 minutes and dry it with a lint-free cloth. To keep your diamond jewelry looking great for a lifetime, treat the gemstone with care. You can bring your diamond jewelry to Jared for a cleaning. Be sure to have your diamond jewelry inspected every six months.

Shop April Gemstone Jewelry

Stop by a Jared store near you to shop for April birthstone jewelry. You'll find diamond birthstone necklaces, earrings, bracelets and more.