Pearl and Alexandrite, June's birthstones are as unique as it comes. Alexandrites are extremely rare and have "color-changing" abilities. Pearls are rare too, as it is the only gem that is created by a living animal.

In Tahitian legend, the Polynesian god Lono came down to earth on a rainbow for a princess, bringing black pearls as a gift with him. The god offered it to the princess as a token of his undying love and affection.

A pearl necklace is believed to warn sensitive people of imminent disaster and promote wisdom. Pearls come in different varieties and colors. They are an excellent gift given as a small token of love from the heart.