Shades of Emerald: Birthstone for May

Natural Emerald is one of the four precious stones (Diamonds, Rubies, and Sapphires). Its hues range from yellow-green to blue-green. The finest shade of Emerald is the popular dark green color. Emeralds are said to revive passion in anything, inspire patience, and restore confidence or good self-esteem.

Emerald beads can be found at AVP Jewelry and Beads in teardrop, briolette, and rondelle shapes. If you just enjoy the color of Emerald, other beads that are Emerald-inspired can be found in-stores. Whether you love the properties of Emerald or just enjoy the gorgeous color, be sure to check out the Emerald bead collection at AVP.