Peridot is a semi-precious stone that is one of the most popular gems that can be employed in a variety of jewellery; peridot rings proving themselves to be extremely popular. Not only is this gem-quality stone quite beautiful due to its characteristic olive green colour, but peridot is also the birthstone for August.

When utilising peridot within a ring, the wearer will have a wide variety of cuts and sizes to choose from. Indeed, the stone itself can exhibit colours that range from yellow to even a brownish green. However, the most valued stones are those which exhibit a rich, deep olive green hue.

This striking gemstone has proven to be one of the most popular choices for rings due to the fact that its colour is seen to blend seamlessly with precious metals such as silver, gold and platinum. As peridot is an affordable stone, it is also a cost-effective option for those who do not wish to sacrifice quality for price.