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December Birthstone: Zircon, Tanzanite and Turquoise

December birthdays have claim to three gemstones; Zircon, Tanzanite and Turquoise. Each of these gemstones carries a unique blue tone while Zircon can be found in a variety of colours, but blue is the overwhelming favourite.

I asked fellow team members what items they have in their Etsy shops that reflect these colours and would make great gift for people born in December….

My mini canvas painting ‘Bluescape’ is a celebration of vivid blues ~ perfect for someone who wants a traditional but unique gift for a December birthday. It was also painted by someone born in December (me).


Gazing at the sky is so ‘uplifting’ isn’t it. I made this piece because each of us needs to remember to put ourselves first as we are all precious and deserving. It’s only then too that we have the resources to support others.


Wishing you smiles, hugs & lots of love…

This sterling silver ring is made to order & personalised with your own little message. The rings band can be carefully hand stamped with names, dates or just a simple X&O. Let your imagination create your own unique secret message for inside this ring.


Ina from InaSudjana says

Here’s my tanzanite cards wallet. This is one of the first cards wallet that I did and I find the snowflake flower works well on a tanzanite purple background…


The focal bead of this necklace is a beautiful large turquoise bead. It has long been regarded as a protective stone and a bringer of good fortune.
“Turquoise” is derived from “pierre turquoise”, – Turkish stone” – since Turkey was the main source in years past.Turquoise is an opaque, blue-to-green mineral that is has been prized as a gem and ornamental stone for thousands of years owing to its unique hue.


Original artwork printed on organic cotton,
Dragonflies on a beautiful turquoise background


A patchwork cushion for those who love the colours turquoise blue, midnight blue and green.


I love turquoise! It is probably my favourite natural stone. Purported to enhance clear communication and thought. Silver and turquoise go so well together which is reflected in this beautiful Artisan Necklace.


This blue journal with a blue ceramic button for those who loves to journal and write their heart thoughts with pen and paper. It is amazing what journaling can do when we are open to let inspirations flow through us.


A beautiful turquoise and royal blue necklace… would make a unique gift this christmas.


Meg from TigsTogs says

I’m sure washing up or wiping surfaces with such a beautiful turquoise coloured cloth will help you forget you’re actually doing housework ! Knowing that it’s made from a soft, recycled yarn will help even more.


One of my drawings has a turquoise highlight in the circles. Can you see it?


Kaz from kazzycaboodles says

These Dainty Evil Eye Stud Earrings are a Dark Blue Colour, and are Bright, Unusual and Unique. They would make a great December gift.

Dawn from DeeDeeDeesigns says

These handmade blue tree decorations would make a great December gift in the lead up to Christmas.


WOW…. what a list of fantastic December birthday gift ideas – happy shopping 🙂


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