Set apart by its soothing shades and charming sparkle, blue topaz is a beloved gem that serves as the birthstone for December. Though topaz comes in a range of colors, blue is its signature color and is the most commonly used in gemstone jewelry. Treat yourself to a spectacular piece of birthstone jewelry or find the perfect present for a friend or family member.
The Stone of Strength
Topaz has been worn by cultures around the world since ancient times, each giving it a unique gemstone meaning. The Greeks believed that it endowed the wearer with strength, while in India, topaz was used to help assure long life. During the Renaissance, topaz was also believed to have magical properties and the ability to break spells.
Blue Topaz's Birthstone History
Traditionally, the birthstones for December were opaque gems like lapis lazuli and turquoise. In modern times, a shift to transparent gems made blue topaz an exquisite alternative. Tanzanite was also added to the December birthstone list in 2002.
A Symbol of Power and Positivity
An energetically powerful stone, blue topaz helps alleviate sadness, dispel anger and promote healing. Wearing your blue topaz birthstone is also thought to increase inner strength, cultivate the intellect and enhance creativity. The birthstone symbolism of this marvelously blue stone represents love, beauty and wisdom as well.
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Gifting Inspiration for the December Birthstone
Blue topaz is a gorgeous birthstone gift and a stunning choice for marking many of life's meaningful moments. Our selection of blue topaz rings, necklaces, bracelets and earrings offers something for anyone in your life.
Dazzle the One You Love
Celebrate a December Birthday
A blue topaz necklace is one of the best ways to display this brilliant gemstone. If someone you know and love has a December birthday coming up, treat them with an eye-catching pendant necklace that showcases their birthstone in their favorite blue hue.
Gifts for Mom
Another excellent gift choice for mom's birthday or Mother's Day is a blue topaz bracelet. Our timeless bracelets are available in an array of hues, from subtle sky blue to deep and vivid ocean shades. Choose from a variety of styles and cuts to fit your mom’s personality.
Gifts for Special Milestones
Gemstone earrings are a thoughtful gift for important milestones like graduations, promotions, weddings and special anniversaries. From simple and elegant studs to bright and bold hoops, you can find blue topaz earrings to mark any significant occasion.
Keep Your Blue Topaz Jewelry Looking Beautiful for a Lifetime
- Proper gemstone care will help your blue topaz jewelry keep its enchanting gleam for years and years to come.
- For regular cleaning, simply dip your jewelry in warm, soapy water and give it a gentle scrub using a soft-bristled toothbrush.
- Ensure that your beautiful blue topaz pieces last for generations by taking advantage of our free cleaning and repair services.
- Your jewelry will be expertly refreshed, restored and ready to wear again in no time.
Learn More About Gemstones
Blue topaz makes meaningful birthstone jewelry for personal adornment or a gift for someone special. Learn about more gemstones to find other types of birthstone and gemstone jewelry you'll love.
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