The 4 Most Beautiful Vintage Amethyst Jewels

Known as a gem with ancient lore and a favorite of royalty, the amethyst is a gorgeous stone. Its natural purple color comes in deep, mild and bright hues. Artisans have found that the stone looks attractive in any setting material, which greatly enhances its versatility. Yet did you know that the amethyst is also […]

Love Vintage Amethyst Jewelry? Combining Valentine’s Day with the February Birthstone for a Special Gift

Is there someone special who celebrates her birthday this February? Do you want to buy the perfect birthday present and Valentine’s Day gift rolled into one? At Peter Suchy Jewelers, we know that can mean only one thing:  heart-shaped amethyst jewels. Since the amethyst is the official birthstone for the month of February, it only […]

Curious About Amethyst Jewelry?

The color most commonly associated with the amethyst is a striking shade of royal purple. Lighter shades are gorgeous when looking at virtually translucent specimens of the gems. Although rare, deepest purple coloration is a true showstopper. Yet when heating an amethyst to about 250 degrees Fahrenheit, its color changes to take on yellow hues. […]