Topaz - The Symbol of Love & Affection You might have seen people wearing gemstones their birthstone. And this must be exciting you as well to wear the same, but do you know what birthstone November born people wear? People think wearing a birthstone brings them good luck and protects them from any misfortunes in the future. Well, it is said that birthstones save the wearer from specific dangers in the world. But, what actually birthstones are, and why people wear birthstones?