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February Birthstone: Amethyst–Necklaces, Rings, Earrings Oh My!

This year’s Pantone color of the year, ultraviolet amethyst, is an homage to the February birthstone. Amethyst is a gemstone worth geeking out over–here are some fascinating facts: Amethyst Geology: Amethyst is the purple variety of quartz, in the same family as citrine, prasiolite and rose quartz. It gets its deep purple hue from trace amounts…

Birthstones by Month: What’s My Birthstone Color by Month

January Birthstone: Garnet   February Birthstone: Amethyst March Birthstone: Aquamarine April Birthstone: Diamond May Birthstone: Emerald   June Birthstone: Pearl, Alexandrite, and Moonstone July Birthstone: Ruby August Birthstone: Peridot and Spinel September Birthstone: Sapphire   October Birthstone: Opal and Tourmaline November Birthstone: Topaz and Citrine December Birthstone: Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise Birthstone Rings   Birthstone Necklace…