What is the birthstone for December and what color is it?

December is one of only two months that has three modern birthstones, giving those lucky to be born in December a beautiful choice of birthstone jewelry! Each has unique qualities and special meaning, as well as pleasing aesthetics to offer the wearer. Choose from tanzanite, blue zircon or turquoise.

Tanzanite Birthstone Jewelry

If you value luxury and rarity, then tanzanite is one of the most lavish and brilliant gemstones around. One thousand times rarer than diamond, this tantalizing gem is extremely popular and highly prized because of its captivating blue and purple aura. Found only in Tanzania, this beauty is believed to bring harmony in relationships, enhance mutual understanding and resolve conflict. It offers protection, happiness, and calmness to the wearer.

Blue Zircon Birthstone Jewelry

Zircon comes in a rainbow of colors such as yellow, orange, red, and even colorless. However, the most common color of zircon is a distinctive blue-green color, called blue zircon. This modern birthstone is thought to induce sound sleep, drive away evil spirits and promote riches, honor, and wisdom for the wearer.

Turquoise Birthstone Jewelry

Turquoise is known for its distinctive color, which ranges from mid-blue to a green-blue or light green color. Its special healing powers may promote wealth and happiness for the wearer. It's also believed to fend off evil and bring good luck. A turquoise birthstone is a beautiful gem, making it a very distinctive and unusual addition to any jewelry collection. It is commonly paired with sterling silver to create a beautiful array of jewelry styles.

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All three December birthstones are very versatile and can be cut into almost any shape or size. These gemstones make for amazing gifts to friends or family who are born in December. They’re a perfect, simple way to make a beautiful statement, whether you choose a ring, earrings, necklace, bracelet, or even a pendant.

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