Although similar in name and color to the ruby, Rubellite (Rubelite) is actually a red form of the gem tourmaline. Rubellite is a natural gemstone. Bright red to red-purple in color, the glow of fine rubellite is reminiscent of a bowl of fresh raspberries. Treat someone you love or purchase loose stones and design your own . Tip: Most rubellite has inclusions -imperfections in the stone. This is to be expected - rubellite gemstones of a substantial size which aren't included are rare and rather expensive.