Amethyst Birthstone Jewelry for Your February Babes
The shimmering pale violet color of amethyst is the birthstone for the month of February - and we have all of the gorgeous amethyst jewelry for the February babes and purple lovers in your life.
Amethyst has been highly esteemed throughout the ages for its stunning beauty and legendary powers to stimulate, and soothe, the mind and emotions. By today's classifications amethyst is a semi-precious stone, however in ancient times, it was known as a “Gem of Fire". A most precious stone that was at times in history worth as much as a diamond.
Amethyst is the stone of Saint Valentine and faithful love. It holds the energy of fire and passion, creativity and spirituality, alongside the logic of temperance and sobriety.
Amethyst has always been associated with February, the month the Romans dedicated to Neptune, their water-god. Therefore, it should be no surprise that it is the traditional birthstone of that month.