All About Rubies: July’s Birthstone

Ruby is the queen of gemstones and has long been valued by people all over the world, especially in India and China. Ruby is admired for its deep red color and durability. Rubies are very similar to Sapphires as they are both a part of the Corundum family. The only main differences are their color … Continue Reading

Chakra Beads: What They Mean and How to Use Them

Align, Balance, Activate, and Unblock your Chakras You may know the chakras like the back of your hand, or maybe you’ve never even heard the word before. Regardless of your knowledge, we’ve always got you covered here at Beadworks. We love helping our customers find the gemstones that will meet their metaphysical healing needs. Then … Continue Reading


The shining red birthstone of July is one of the most popular gemstones in the world. Rubies are counted among the original cardinal gemstones, the most highly valued gemstones in history. They’re joined by amethyst, diamonds, emeralds, and sapphires. Ruby is part of the Corundum family, along with Sapphires. The difference between the two is … Continue Reading