This year has been full of ups-and-downs. From governments being under duress to the pandemic turning our world upside-down, we’ve seen it all! Finally, 2021 is nearing its end and we can all agree that we deserve a little piece of happiness. And what better way to express self-love than buying your favorite jewelry pieces?
This year has brought many new fashion trends with it, and even some jewelry sets that we haven’t been able to get out of our minds. So, let us reminisce through the top 2021 jewelry pieces you must buy before the New Year!
1. Shungite Earrings
Shungite is a rare gemstone that is found in the village of Shunga in the Karelia region of Russia. It is well-known for its luxurious black color and comprises of 99 percent carbon. This gemstone naturally occurs in various shades of black and metallic silver. Shungite is an exceptionally unique healing crystal that has many grounding properties. It is known to help with water purification, EMF protection, fighting viruses and bacteria, and even relieving stress.
Shungite crystals have been popularly used in making stunning jewelry pieces like rings, pendants, etc. If you want to add that extra charm to your evening outfits, shungite earrings are what you need because they are subtle yet don’t fail to amaze!
2. Animal Jewelry
Now pay homage to your favorite animals with uniquely-styled animal jewelry sets. These creative jewelry pieces make a meaningful and symbolic gift for animal lovers that they are bound to cherish for the rest of their lives. These sets can be made with a variety of materials like diamonds, silver, gold, etc. in the shape of your animal of choice. If you pair these eye-catching jewelry pieces with any outfit, they will surely make you the talk of the town!
3. Jade pendants
Jade comprises of two gemstones – nephrite and jadeite – and is commonly used in making jewelry. It is widely popular for its green color. However, it also occurs in a spectrum of different colors like yellow and white. A pierced jade disc symbolizes heaven in some parts of China and it is the gemstone for the 12th anniversary. It is said to promote a clear mind and a pure spirit. According to the famous philosopher Confucius, jade is a virtue. Its jewelry pieces, like jade pendants, rings, bracelets, etc., are quite elegant and often attract the attention of their buyers because of their stunning green color. So, what are you waiting for? Get your favorite jade jewelry today.
4. Tanzanite Rings
Tanzanite is a blue-violet gemstone made form the mineral zoisite. It was first discovered in 1967 in the Merelani Hills of northern Tanzania, near Mount Kilimanjaro by the famous jewelry retailer, Tiffany and Co. They named the gem after its country of origin, Tanzania, because they saw it as a nice promotional opportunity. Tanzanite naturally occurs in a variety of colors ranging from a stunning velvet blue to pale lavender and violet. It is the modern birthstone of the month of December since 2002.
Jewelry pieces like tanzanite rings, pendants, etc. are quite popular among the masses and would definitely add a classy charm to any outfit they are worn with.
5. Zircon jewelry
Zircon shares an uncanny resemblance to a diamond, which is why both the gemstones are often confused with each other. Zircon has extremely vibrant optical properties and a high refractive index, which immediately catch the eye of its buyers. While zircon and diamonds have different compositions, they share a common brilliance that is very attractive to their buyers. So, it is often used as an inexpensive and affordable substitute for the latter. Colorless zircon is the most popular variety. But the gemstone naturally exists in a spectrum of different colors like blue, red, yellow, gray, green, etc. Mines in Australia are known to be the oldest zircon mines in the world.
Zircon is ideal for all evenings when you want to wear diamonds. And the best part is that most people can afford it. So get your hands on your favorite zircon necklaces now!
6. Turquoise bracelets
Turquoise is a beautiful blue-green gemstone found in Africa, Asia, South America, and North America. It has a characteristic color that often stands out and is so remarkable that the name of this mineral is commonly used to describe the color. It is available in shades like blue-green, teal, yellowish-green, etc. Turquoise is used to make rings, bracelets, pendants, etc. that are smartly designed with a bezel around them to protect the stone from any kind of damage or abrasion.
A turquoise bracelet would look quite beautiful on your wrist and help you garner lots of compliments!
7. Emerald earrings
Emerald is a green gemstone formed from the mineral beryl. It is the birthstone for the month of May. Emerald’s deep green color is popular across the globe, to the extent that the word “emerald” is often used to describe the mesmerizing green color. Emerald earrings can help their wearer create a style statement. They can be paired with a pantsuit, a skirt, and basically anything you want. What will remain constant in all the looks you create, is the chic charm of the emeralds.