Amethyst is the gemstone for February. It is this month’s birthstone, so if you know anyone with a birthday this month, a piece using this gemstone would make a thoughtful gift.
Did you also know it is the stone for 6-year wedding anniversaries too?
The gorgeous wide range of colouring this stone has from pale lilac all the way to rich dark purple, makes it versatile to work with. Achieving many different style pieces.
It is loved most for its properties, widely used to help relieve stress and anxiety. It is known as a soothing and protective stone. It has been used throughout history and various cultures. From Ancient Greeks and the belief that you could remain sober if you had amethyst on you whilst you’re were drinking. To Ancient Egyptians who would use the gemstone in amulets as protection.
It is such a beautiful gemstone and one that is still very popular today.
It is incorporated into many jewellery pieces, necklaces, rings, bracelets and more!
From delicate and dainty to bold and statement, you choose how you love to wear this stone.
Have a nose through my shop for Amethyst makes, if you can’t find something you are looking for feel to pop me a message.
x Shell x