December Birthstone Jewelry: Turquoise Zircon Tanzanite
This handpicked collection of handmade December birthstone jewelry is a diverse mix, because there are so many birthstones for December. This collection is made up mostly of turquoise and tanzanite, with one zircon pendant necklace. Some are set in silver and some in gold, so there’s a range of prices covering every budget. Birthstone jewelry is a wonderful connection to our historical past. The practice of wearing gemstones to attune to their vibratory powers is ancient. And associating specific gemstones with birth months goes back over 2000 years and has evolved along several separate cultural paths. This collection of beautiful handmade birthstone jewelry is based on the familiar modern United States standard that was created in 1912 (and updated in 1952, 2002, and 2016): Garnet (January), Amethyst (February), Aquamarine, Bloodstone (March), Diamond (April), Emerald (May), Pearl, Moonstone (June), Ruby (July), Peridot (August), Sapphire (September), Opal, Pink Tourmaline (October), Citrine (November), Turquoise, Zircon, Tanzanite (December). Click the birthstone links above, or month buttons below, to see the other collections of handpicked handmade birthstone jewelry.