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Sparkle in February's birthstone: Amethyst

Audra McElyea is a writer for LovingYou. She enjoys writing about fashion, beauty and love. Check out her articles on LovingYou & SheKnows!

The color of the month: Amethyst

Incorporate the birthstone of February into your look this month. Let yourself sparkle by including this vibrant purple hue in your personal style.
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The color of the month: Amethyst

Amethyst dress

Look polished and dignified in a purple sheath dress. These are great to wear to work — and then on a date. For a day look, wear simplistic jewelry and shoes, and at night, add some funky shoes or accessories to re-vamp your outfit.

Our pick: Oasis cut-out detail shift dress, (, $80)

The color of the month: Amethyst

Amethyst necklace

Add some purple sparkle to your outfit with a statement necklace. Eyes will be drawn to your unique and bold look, and it can dress up an otherwise simple outfit.

Our pick: Blu bijoux pink purple and grey stone bib necklace, (, $36)

The color of the month: Amethyst

Amethyst nail polish

Add some sophistication to your nails with a vibrant violet shade. Purple is the color of royalty and nobility, so let your inner princess shine.

Our pick: Charlotte, (, $14)

The color of the month: Amethyst

Amethyst eyeshadow

Enhance your eyes with a purple-based smoky palette eyeshadow set. This is a great way to get smoky eyes with a pop of color, while maintaining an edge. The best part? Lilac and plum shades look great on any eye color!

Our pick: Expertwear eyeshadow in amethyst smokes (, $5)

The color of the month: Amethyst

Amethyst duffle

Invest in a vibrant duffle bag that will make a major fashion statement. When you carry a vibrant-colored handbag, all eyes are immediately drawn to you. A bright color can enhance your mood and get you several compliments.

Our pick: Legacy leather duffle in silver/ultraviolet, $348, (, $348)

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