Gemstone Earrings


Gemstone Earrings, Traditions And Beauty

Gemstone earrings offer a great way to wear your favorite gemstones. The popularity of earrings has prompted jewelry designers to invest their, best talent and ideas to develop a wide range of earrings. In ancient times gems were selected based on traditional belief and folklore. While some old traditions have remained active until today, it is also fashion and trends that influence gem selections in our time. Gold and 925 silver gemstone earrings bring the sparkle and beauty of gems, right near your face. This is a great way to brighten up your face and personality. Given the numerous styles in which earrings can be had, it is sometimes tough to make a selection. Some earring like shoulder touching chandeliers and over sized hoops, are ideally suited for informal occasions. If you wish to wear a pair of gemstone earrings to work and continue to wear them later in the evening, when you plan to meet your old college friends for dinner - you will need to choose earrings that are versatile. Most stylists agree that, a pair of elegant and yet simple gemstone stud earrings, are suitable for almost any occasion that you can think of. 

Talking about gemstone earrings, it will surely be the gem that is at the center of your interest. It would therefore help to put some brief parameters related to the type of gemstones that you prefer. For example if you wish to wear a pair of Birthstone Earrings, you will need to pick the gemstone that is designated as the birthstone for the month in which you were born. Some months could have more than one birthstone, so you can choose the one that suits your liking and your budget. If you were born in the month of December, the birthstones for this month include a range of gorgeous blues. Jewelers generally promote blue zircon, blue turquoise, blue topaz and tanzanite as December birthstones. A look at the December Birthstone Earrings collection will reveal something interesting, there will be big price difference between blue turquoise and tanzanite earrings, this is mainly due to the gem price variations. 

There was a time when Gold Earrings were considered to be superior to Sterling Silver Earrings but, that has changed now. Jewelry buyers with some knowledge about gems and jewelry evaluate jewelry based on, gem quality, design concepts and workmanship. Choose 10k, 14k or 18k gold earrings, there should be some variation in price between these options. Keep in mind that besides choosing the color of the gems in your earrings, you can also pick the gold color that you like. A combination of gold and gem color can often enhance the appearance of the earrings, so try to include white, yellow and rose gold earrings in your collection. Silver earrings with their moderate price points allow you to build up your collection more rapidly. Most ladies prefer to wear gold earrings when attending a formal occasion or an official dinner or meeting. It is therefore a great idea to mix gold and 925 silver earrings in your jewel box, you can then pick a pair that makes you feel comfortable.   

Choosing gems involves a few detailed issues some of which, call for specialized gemstone knowledge. Few jewelry buyers shopping for gemstone earrings, would have a deep knowledge about various gemstones. The safest way to get the right value for the price you pay, is to work with a reputed jewelry source. While we would recommend considering you could evaluate other providers too. When you arrive at the product page of a website, review the extent of effort that the jewelry provider takes to explain details of the product. A short 2-3 line description and a button to click and pay for the item, is not something that builds confidence in buyers. The quality of replies provided by the jeweler when replying to varies queries, can give a clear indication of the level of expertise and interest that possessed by the seller.