Depending on whom you ask, you may get several conflicting answers about birthstones. Some people say the most essential color is your birthstone. Others swear by the tropical zodiac, while others follow official birthstone lists put out by their nation's jeweler's association. We say go with what you love best! Whether you are celebrating your own birthday or the birthday of someone you love, choosing birthstone jewelry is a sweet way to mark the milestone. Many families celebrate the entire family with colorful multi-birthstone jewelry. No matter what feels right, start your collection with a favorite birthstone ring, earrings or necklace.