Amethyst is the beautiful birthstone of February! Amethyst is one of the most well-known birthstones, due to it’s vibrant color. For many, amethyst is a stone that signifies tranquility and calmness. Amethyst symbolizes royalty; is thought to protect its owner, which is why Kings and Queens have worn the stone for many years. The Amethyst became known the February’s birthstone after St.Valentine, the patron of romantic love, wore an amethyst ring carved with an image of Cupid. In addition to being the February birthstone, it is also the traditional gem for the 6th and 17th wedding anniversaries. You can get 20% off all amethyst jewelry for the entire month of February!