The traditional color associated with this gem is transparent blue or sea-green. However, the most admired aquamarine color is sky blue. It was strongly favored as a popular gem in jewelry with its cool color beautifully complementing spring and summer wardrobes.
The meaning of colors through the ages represented many aspects of life; the symbolic meaning of the color blue was symbolizing heavenly grace — it was believed to protect sailors and guarantee a safe voyage.
The serene color of aquamarine is said to cool the temper, allowing the wearer to remain calm and levelheaded; making it a symbol of friendship and happiness. It is also seen as a gift of safety and security, especially for journeys at sea.