Fall in love with a captivating gemstone: peridot. Peridot has been credited with a host of magical powers and healing properties, such as protection against nightmares and the power to ward off evil. As bewitching as peridot is, it's also gorgeous. Found in various shades of green, peridot is most desired in lime hues. Whether worn alone or paired with purple amethyst, peridot jewelry is a real head-turner. Peridot is the birthstone of August, making peridot jewelry, rings, pendants, bracelets, and charms a beautiful choice for welcoming a new baby into the family in August.