Aquamarine is a light green-blue coloured semi precious gemstone which come from the mineral Beryl. The word aquamarine comes from two latin words, aqua which means water and marina which means sea, together they mean 'the colour of the sea'.
It is thought aquamarines lessen anxiety, boosts self confidence and feelings of happiness and it enhances happiness in a marriage!
In ancient times, aquamarine was believed to be the treasure of mermaids so sailors used it as a talisman to bring good luck at sea. It was also used as a symbol of protection and fearlessness.