Welcome to a new month! It’s May, which means that the birthstone of the month is the glorious emerald. Instantly recognizable thanks to its rich green color, emeralds have been a cherished gemstone in jewelry-making for thousands of years. Cleopatra herself was obsessed with emeralds, as was Elizabeth Taylor–and so are we! Like most gemstones, many cultures throughout history believed that emeralds offered mythical powers such as healing and protection. Furthermore, the famous green gemstone symbolizes rebirth, fertility, loyalty, and peace. If May is your birth month, then it’s time to celebrate with some May birthstone emerald jewelry. Join us as we take a closer look at some fabulous emerald jewelry in all shapes and sizes.
Floral Diamond and Emerald Earrings and Ring Set
These Floral Diamond and Emerald Earrings and Floral Diamond and Emerald Rings are a stunning way to honor the spring season and May’s birthstone. On the matching earrings and ring, three luscious halos of emeralds set the backdrop for a bouquet of diamond flowers.
Set in 18k white gold, the earrings include 1.88 carats of diamonds and 3.89 carats of emeralds, while the ring has 0.92 carats of diamonds and 1.64 carats of emeralds. If going green looks this good, count us in!
Vintage-Style Yellow Gold and Emerald Necklace, Earrings, and Ring Set
Jewelry fit for a queen, feast your eyes on these vintage-style yellow gold, emerald, and diamond pieces. The bold 18k Yellow Gold and Emerald Necklace features three stunning emerald gemstones–the center one weighs 6 carats while the two side emeralds weigh 3 carats each. There are also 2 carats of diamond embellishments surrounding the captivating green gemstones.
To match the necklace, there’s also the 18k Yellow Gold and Emerald Earrings with a 2.5-carat emerald on each earring, further adorned with a generous sprinkling of diamond accents.
Finally, rounding out the vintage-style set is the 18k Yellow Gold and Emerald Ring with a 4-carat emerald center stone along with diamond accents. Whether each piece is worn alone or together as a set, these emerald jewelry pieces are simply stunning.
Convertible Platinum Diamond and Emerald Drop Earrings
For an ultra-lavish May birthstone emerald jewelry piece, don’t miss these red-carpet-ready earrings. The Platinum Diamond and Emerald Drop Earrings cascade brilliantly down from the ears, hanging 3.5 inches in length and sparkle with about 20 carats of H-I color, SI clarity diamonds. Dangling at the bottom of the platinum earrings are incredible pear-shape emeralds with a total weight of 9 carats.
However, it doesn’t stop there. The emerald drops are actually removable so you’re left with stunning diamond dangling earrings and two emerald pendants. Convertible jewelry at its finest!
Emerald and Diamond Leaf Brooch
Chic ladies know that the easiest trick to vamp up any outfit is to add an exquisite brooch. Just in time for spring comes this 18k Yellow Gold Emerald and Diamond Leaf Brooch inspired by mother nature herself. Fashioned in 18k yellow gold, blanketed with 4 carats of square-cut emeralds, and framed with diamond edges, this is a gorgeous way to bring a little nature inspiration with you wherever you go. A delightful piece of jewelry showcasing the May birthstone.
Platinum and Gold Emerald Cufflinks and Stud Set
May birthstone emerald jewelry is not just for the ladies–here’s a little something for the dapper gentlemen too! A lavish approach to embellish a tuxedo, these Platinum and Gold Emerald Cufflinks and Stud Set will stand out from the sea of black and white garb at any formal affair. Featuring square-cut emeralds set into platinum and white gold, these men’s precious cufflinks and three-piece stud set include about 4.5 carats of emeralds. Dress up a traditional tux with a dash of emeralds.
While these are some of our favorite emerald jewels right now, we have plenty more where they came from. Browse our extensive collection of emerald jewelry and celebrate May’s stunning birthstone by flaunting some fabulous green gemstones.