14k Yellow Gold Earrings with 3.40 tcw Watermelon Tourmalines, 3.53 tcw Pear Tourmalines, and 2.38 tcw of Lotus Garnets (Style EGHPR750353C)

14k Yellow Gold Ring with 2.32 ct Watermelon Tourmaline accented with Diamonds (Style RH2OC250232C)
18k Yellow Gold Ring with 3.78 ct Mint Garnet accented with Diamonds (Style RMGCB800378EI)

Watermelon Tourmaline Example

Watermelon Tourmaline

Origin: Brazil, Nigeria, Madagascar, Afghanistan, and the US

Species: Tourmaline

Hardness: 7-7.5 on Mohs Scale

Birthstone Month: October

Watermelon tourmaline is a captivating variety of tourmaline, showcasing a parti-colored composition reminiscent of the vibrant hues found in a watermelon's rind and flesh. Its delightful combination of pink, white, and green tones contributes to its unique charm, making it a wonderful additional birthstone option for the month of October.

Tourmaline, as a group of mineral species, presents an array of colors and forms. It has been revered for its metaphysical properties for centuries. Among its many qualities, tourmaline is recognized as a grounding stone, capable of harmonizing the body and mind. It is also believed to possess protective properties, serving as a shield against negative energies. Additionally, tourmaline is said to inspire self-confidence, ignite creativity, and enhance psychic abilities. The stone is associated with luck and success, offering support and amplifying one's intuitive capabilities.

In terms of healing properties, tourmaline is renowned for its powerful effects. It is believed to be effective in calming an overactive mind and promoting a sense of overall well-being. The gemstone's energy is said to contribute to a state of tranquility and balance, supporting emotional and spiritual growth.