Summer - it is here in full force with the hot, sultry month of July! Welcome the warm weather with breezy, shoulder-baring dresses, strappy sandals, an effortless up-do and a confident, carefree style. Embrace the ruby in the jewelry you choose. Its rich tones of red - ranging from blood to raspberry - impart a noble, stately elegance and can take on any look from casual and earthy to captivating and formal. The ruby is believed to add energy, balance and strength to its wearer as it encourages confidence and courage. Traditionally, it has symbolized the heart, love and passion while also promoting spiritual expansion.