Valentine’sDay is just around the corner … you can just smell the intoxicating scent of love and affection filling the air. Red, pink, heart-shaped figures, roses, chocolates, statues of cupid and his bows and arrows - all these symbolize love and romance on Valentine’s Day.

The 14th of February doesn’t only represent love and romance; it is also a time where people express their feelings of appreciation, joy or friendship. Valentine’s Day is not just for lovers and married couples, but isa time of the year where everyone can show their love for anyone who is an essential part of their life.

All around the world, Valentine’s Day is a highly celebrated event. People show how much they adore and cherish their loved ones through romantic dinners, greeting cards, expensive gifts, intimate getaways and even going as far as proposing or getting married.

With a few more days left until Valentine’s Day, it’s about time that you think of a meaningful gift that you’d like to receive or give. One of the best and most unique symbols of love are gemstones; they are irresistibly attractive and delicate.

This Valentine’s Day, Mystic Self encourages you to celebrate the wonders of love with your wife/husband, your doting parents, your adorable kids, your most treasured friends, but most of all … yourself-with precious gemstones that can calm the mind and strengthen your will to love with an open heart.

Here are five gemstones that genuinely represent Valentine’s Day.

Rose Quartz

Rose Quartz is a delicate and dreamy gemstone that represents anything from unconditional, platonic, romantic and motherly love. It also symbolizes caring, kindness, friendship and self-love.

The gemstone opens your heart; it attracts romantic love and promotes acceptance. Rose Quartz is not only associated with love, but is alsoconnected to comfort and happiness. For gem lovers out there, a Rose Quartz gemstone is ideal and great gift for the love of your life.

Mystic Self has the perfect Rose Quartz jewelry for you. With a complete jewelry set, I’m sure your valentine will be swooning over you. This is a beautiful Rose Quartz bracelet from Mystic Self. We have other Rose Quartz jewelry which you can check out on our online store.

Amethyst

Amethyst is not only a gemstone that perfectly represents Valentine’s Day, butis also the birthstone for February. The gemstone has a powerful property to calm the mind and body; it gives the wearer the will to open one’s heart.

If your valentine’s birthday is on February, then you’re lucky. The job of finding the perfect gemstone jewelry is made easier for you. A lovely amethyst bracelet or a stunning amethyst necklace can speak your heart for you.

Considered the “Gem of Fire” in the ancient times, Amethyst has varying color hues of deep violet and lilac. It is also one of the most significant stones of love, as it is the gemstone of Saint Valentine - symbolizing faithful love.

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Sapphire

Believed to be the earth’s gemstone because of its magnificent blue color, “Celestial” Sapphire represents truth, honesty, commitment, faithfulness and sincerity-all characteristics required of a loving and healthy relationship.

Sapphire is a prized and sacred gemstone which is connected to romantic love; it is an expression of fidelity and life-long devotion. It also signifies innocence, purity and wisdom.

Sapphires, which are usually given or worn as a pledge of love, make it the perfect gemstone that symbolizes Valentine’s Day. This gemstone is an excellent choice if you’re purchasing an engagement ring or any other gift for your loved ones.

Garnet

Similar to the properties of sapphire, garnet is a gemstone that strengthens commitment and inspires love and devotion. It helps you calm your mind and feelings and it stimulates your passion for intimacy. Garnet is believed to be an excellent gemstone because it can bring your commitment deeper to an existing or new relationship.

Apart from these associations, garnet is also a symbol of eternal love or a quick return of separated love. Dubbed as “a gift of love”, this gemstone must be given to a beloved before going on a long trip because it is said to heal the broken bonds of lovers.

As a perfect representation of Valentine’s Day, garnet is probably the best option among the numerous red gemstones as well; it is affordable and comes in all shapes and sizes. Whether you’re looking for a garnet necklace or a unique jewelry gift such as a garnet anklet, it doesn’t matter becausethis gemstone will speak volumes for you.

Planning to purchase jewelry made of garnet? Mystic Self has a wide array of Garnet gemstone jewelry that you can choose from.

Pink Tourmaline

Pink Tourmalines are gemstones that were discovered late in history because of the inability of ancient gem dealers to identify tourmalines from other gemstones. As a matter of fact, pink tourmalines were thought to be rubies for many years due to their close resemblance with the gemstone.

Among all gemstones, pink tourmalines are the best representation of Valentine’s Day. Beyond romantic love, motherly love and self-love, pink tourmalines are the purest of the heart chakra stones symbolizing a more profound kind of love - the love of humanity and humanitarianism.

The gemstone is also a heart protector and holds the virtue of unconditional and innocent love. If you carry a pink tourmaline gemstone with you, it will keep your love energy in your aura. Pink tourmaline is the perfect love crystal for the one you love

 

Valentine’s Day can mean different things to different people. However, for the majority, it is a happy occasion-a love-filled day worth celebrating. Most of all, Valentine’s Day reminds all of us that humans have that one basic and supreme need in the world-to love and be loved.

So no matter how busy you are, on Valentine’s Day take a moment to show the loved onesin your life just how special they are. It may be in the form of roses, dinner, a greeting card, precious gemstone jewelry … as long you let them know how genuine and enduring your love is and just how appreciated they are.

But on Valentine’s Day, remember how special you are too! According to legendary singer-songwriter John Lennon, “We need to learn to love ourselves first, in all our glory and imperfections. If we cannot love ourselves, we cannot fully open to our ability to love others.”

This Valentine’s Day, why not be sweet to yourself and buy something that you really love? A beautiful gemstone perhaps? Love your significant others, but also indulge yourself at Mystic Self.