December Birthstone Jewelry

The Birthstone for December is Turquoise

December birthstone jewelry set with Turquoise is an ideal personal and meaningful gift for your loved ones with birthdays in December. Or choose a special piece for yourself to wear during the month of December.

The December birthstone Turquoise is believed to be associated with success, happiness and prosperity. Other birthstones for December are Tanzanite, Blue Zircon and Blue Topaz.

Turquoise is formed by groundwater containing copper that has seeped into the bedrock, then reacted with other minerals to form an opaque stone in shades of blues and greens. The dark lines and shapes seen in turquoise are derived from the surrounding rock where it was formed, and known as matrix.

Browse the stunning selection of December birthstone jewelry below - handmade by skilled artisans with good quality gemstones and excellent craftsmanship. The images and links will take you to that artisan's online store where you can view further information.

December Birthstone Necklace - December Birthstone Bracelet
December Birthstone Necklace or Wrap Bracelet
by Nona Designs

December Birthstone Rings set with Tanzanite in Sterling Silver

Metalicious - Etsy Stephanie of Metalicious, based in New York USA, took a metalsmithing class on a whim in 1995 and has never looked back. Running an ethical business is very important to her and Stephanie only uses reclaimed or recycled fine metals and ethically sourced gemstones in her jewelry. The green ethic extends to office supplies and packaging to ensure her business makes as little impact on the environment as possible, so helping towards a better future for her children.

Here is a selection of Stephanie's unique December birthstone rings set with sparkling Tanzanite:

December Birthstone Ring - Braided Blue Tanzanite
Braided Blue Tanzanite December Birthstone Ring by Metalicious
December Birthstone Ring - Natural Tanzanite
Natural Tanzanite December Birthstone Ring by Metalicious
December Birthstone Ring - Purple Tanzanite
Purple Tanzanite December Birthstone Ring by Metalicious

December Birthstone Necklaces with Raw Turquoise

Catching Wildflowers - Etsy Brittany of Catching Wildflowers in Maryland, USA adores creating unique jewelry with raw stones and crystals which she calls gifts from the earth. She has a passion for creating with her hands and loves to design unusual and inspirational pieces. Most of her necklaces have a choice of sterling silver or gold plated chains and some also have lovely matching earrings.

Here are some of her unique December birthstone necklaces with raw Turquoise:

Natural Turquoise December Birthstone Pendant
Natural Turquoise Pendant
by Catching Wildflowers
Dainty Turquoise Bar December Birthstone Necklace
Dainty Turquoise Bar Necklace
by Catching Wildflowers
Raw Turquoise December Birthstone Necklace
Raw Turquoise Gemstone Necklace
by Catching Wildflowers

December Birthstone Bracelets with Natural Turquoise

The House of Minerals Shop Stormy is the artisan behind The House of Minerals and has mastered the intricate process of electroforming to create unique copper settings in her jewelry. Stormy is based in Louisiana USA and has a deep love of nature and a passion for the craft of handmade jewelry. She sets raw natural stones in her unusual bracelet and necklace designs and adds sparkling pyrite accents for that special touch.

Here is a selection of Stormy's beautiful November birthstone bracelets set with natural Citrine:

Natural Turquoise December Birthstone Bangle
Natural Turquoise and Pyrite Bangle
by House of Minerals
Raw Turquoise December Birthstone Stacking Bracelet
Raw Turquoise Stacking Bracelet
by House of Minerals
Genuine African Turquoise December Birthstone Cuff Bracelet
Genuine African Turquoise Cuff Bracelet
by House of Minerals

December Birthstone Earrings - Turquoise set in Sterling Silver

Novica artisan GuillermoArtisan Guillermo based in Mexico is Spanish and settled in Mexico with his new wife after traveling widely in Europe. By chance he met a silversmith in Taxco and began learning the fascinating craft of jewelry design. He says he gets his inspiration from the many places he has traveled and his favorite gemstone is beautiful turquoise. 

Here is a selection of stunning sterling silver and natural turquoise earrings handmade made by Guillermo:

 

Turquoise and Sterling Silver Drop Earrings
Turquoise and Sterling Silver
Drop Earrings - 'Droplet from the Sea'
Sterling Silver and Turquoise Stud Earrings
Sterling Silver and Turquoise
Stud Earrings - 'Mayan Heritage'
Fair Trade Sterling Silver Natural Turquoise Earrings
Fair Trade Sterling Silver Natural
Turquoise Earrings - 'Aztec Star'

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December Birthstone Jewelry with Turquoise Beads

Spiral River DesignsNeva Murtha is the owner-designer of Spiral River Designs based in Canada. She has a degree in Fine Arts and over the years has combined her talents in pottery and printmaking into jewelry art. Neva loves nature and donates part of her income to the protection of old growth forests.

Here are some of her beautiful natural turquoise creations:

 

Bracelet with Chinese turquoise barrel beads and sterling silver nuggets
Bracelet with Chinese Turquoise
barrel beads and
Sterling Silver nuggets
Turquoise earrings with hammered silver circles - total length 3.25
Turquoise earrings with
hammered Silver circles
- total length 3.25"
Necklace with turquoise donut and lapis lazuli, malachite and amethyst beads
Necklace with Turquoise donut
and Lapis lazuli, Malachite and
Amethyst beads

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December Birthstone Bracelets - Turquoise set in Sterling Silver

Novica artisan ShankerArtisan Shanker from India came from a farming background but was fascinated by the jewelry he saw designed by a local jeweler. He eventually left farming and started his own workshop crafting his own unique style of sterling silver jewelry. 

Here are some of Shanker's glamorous creations set with stunning composite Turquoise ('composite' simply means small pieces of natural turquoise that have been joined together) :

 

Sterling Silver Cuff Bracelet with Composite Turquoise Studs, 'Serene Beauty'
Sterling Silver Cuff Bracelet
with Composite Turquoise
'Serene Beauty'
Sterling Silver and Composite Turquoise Bracelet, 'Sky Paths'
Sterling Silver and
Composite Turquoise Bracelet
'Sky Paths'
Sterling Silver Flower Necklace with Composite Turquoise, 'Floral Bouquet'
Sterling Silver Flower Necklace
with Composite Turquoise
'Floral bouquet'

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