With the birth of our 2 new locations in the Las Vegas valley, we have a lot to celebrate here at TNT Pawn. And in honor of all the life giving savings we will offer at our 2 new outposts, we couldn’t help but think of the birthstone. The birthstone is the hallmark of many family mementos and a sure fire way to personalize a keepsake to celebrate a loved one’s anniversary here on earth. You can go as far back as biblical times to find the rich history of birthstones, or you can just come to TNT where you can peruse them in all their glory. Need us to curate the best choices for you? Here’s a quick guide to get you started:
Ancient Egyptians revered this stone as a symbol of good health, which is the perfect sentiment to start any new year for those lucky enough to be born in this month.
The name amethyst comes from the Greek language and means “not drunk.” The ancient Greeks believed this stone could stop the effects of alcohol. A sobering thought but at least this gem is so stunning you won’t need to be drunk to enjoy it.
From the Latin words ‘Aqua” and “ Marina” the name of this gem literally translates to ‘sea water’. Take a dive into these offerings.
Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, and yours, if you’re lucky enough to have a birthday in this month.
According to folklore, putting this gem under your tongue could help someone see into the future. If the future involves more emeralds sign us up!
Did you know pearls are the only gemstone to come from a living creature? Bring yourself to life with this collection.
A symbol of power and protection, this stone helped Dorothy find Oz and it can help you too if you’re wearing one of these:
Volcanic activity in Hawaii can sometimes leave these gems as a treasure trove on its coasts. Find your own treasure in these at TNT Pawn:
Sapphires are the strongest gemstones in the world- only second to diamonds. Showcase your strength with this crop:
It is said that wearing opal will bring you bad luck if it’s not your birthstone. Luckily for you it is.
This gem symbolizes love and affection which you’ll be getting plenty of if you give the gift of one of these:
Turquoise was the first gemstone to be mined. Be the first to mine her heart with these: