The Birthstone Collection: Gemstone-Inspired Knitting Patterns
Table of Contents

Celebrate your own birth month—or a loved one’s— by knitting a piece to treasure forever. Explore our collection and find simple and elegant knit shawls, knit sweaters and more that are perfect for everyday wear or a special occasion. We’ve rounded up our gemstone-inspired knitting patterns into this collection of truly stunning pieces. If you’re looking for a pattern to knit someone as a gift, birthstone themed knits are an elegant way to add a personal touch.
Welcome January with fiery reds and gorgeous garnet. This gem is considered a great gift to symbolize friendship and trust.
Vivid amethyst is February’s birthstone. Amethysts range from deep purple to pale lavender and even pink and is considered regal.
Luminous aquamarine evokes peace in March. Aquamarine, named after the tranquility of the sea, is a gorgeous gemstone to be inspired by for spring.
Say hello to the dazzling drama of diamonds for April. Diamonds symbolize everlasting love, truth and perfection.
Celebrate mom with May’s vibrant birthstone, the emerald. This unforgettable verdant gem is been prized for its beauty.
Alexandrite is one of June’s birthstones and symbolizes luck, prosperity and intellect.
July’s birthstone is the radiant ruby and represents good fortune and courage.
Welcome August with treasured peridot. A green, transparent type of olivine, peridot is earth toned and natural, yet dazzling and beautiful.
September’s birthstone is the sincere sapphire, representing qualities of sincerity and truth.
Opals for October’s birthstone. The word opal comes from the Greek word opallios, meaning “to see a change in color.”
The translucent citrine gem is fitting for November in shades of pale yellow, golds and browns.
December’s turquoise is a stone of luck and prosperity.
We hope you enjoy these birthstone knits!


Master simple short rows, twisted stitches, and basic lace by working up the Ruby Stole. Its many different elements combine to form a pear shape inspired by one of the many forms rubies take. This versatile piece can complement both your day dresses and your more upscale night attire. Read More 

Emerald Shawl

May’s birthstone is the gorgeous emerald. This knit shawl features jewel motifs embedded in a delicate lace lattice in an emerald green hue. Pair this shawl with emerald jewelry and you’ll be stunning in green. Read More 

For fans of the fantastic, this oversized wrap will be sure to add some heat to your style. The image knit into the wrap is of a dragon holding its treasured garnet gem, now yours to wrap up in for those cooler days ahead. Read More 

In This Collection