Amethysts Sparkle as February's Official Birthstone

Amethyst Ring in 18kt Yellow Gold Over Sterling #822445

Do You Have a February Birthday? Happy Birthday!

You are in good company. Celebrities such as Jennifer Aniston, Cindy Crawford, Jennifer Love Hewitt and Drew Barrymore also celebrate birthdays in February.

You probably know that awe-inspiring amethysts are designated as the official February birthstone

What's In a Name?

The name "amethyst" comes from the Greek word "amethystos" which means "against drunkenness." Amethysts were believed to induce a sober mind.

The History Behind the Amethyst:

It is believed that a Roman God of wine caused a maiden, named Amethyst, to turn into rock crystal. Legend then states he threw down his goblet turning the crystal to a radiant purple hue.

Where Do Amethysts Come From?

Deposits of amethyst gemstones can be found in South America, South Korea, United States and Africa just to name a few.

Now that you know a little more about this precious gem, why not browse our dazzling designs!

  1. 2.35 Carat Amethyst and Diamond Ring in 14kt White Gold

    2.35 Carat Amethyst and Diamond Ring in 14kt White Gold

    Our Price: $495.00

  2. 2.20 ct. t.w. Green Amethyst and .20 ct. t.w. Diamond Earrings in 15kt White Gold

    2.20 ct. t.w. Green Amethyst and .20 ct. t.w. Diamond Earrings in 15kt White Gold

    Our Price: $695.00

  3. 2.05 Carat Amethyst and 10 ct. t.w. Diamond Ring in 14kt White Gold

    2.05 Carat Amethyst and 10 ct. t.w. Diamond Ring in 14kt White Gold

    Our Price: $595.00

  4. 1.65 Carat Amethyst and Diamond Accent Necklace in 14kt White Gold. 18"

    1.65 Carat Amethyst and Diamond Accent Necklace in 14kt White Gold. 18"

    Our Price: $395.00


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