Now that December is underway, gift giving and holiday celebrations will be on everyone’s mind. Jewelry in itself is a classic gift idea. We can’t deny that there’s something magical about the sparkle and shine of a beautiful piece of jewelry against a backdrop of twinkling holiday lights.
Much like gift giving during the holiday season, some jewelry designs never go out of style. These timeless pieces are versatile enough to accessorize any outfit or suit any occasion, making for the perfect classic jewelry gift. Read on for five of our favorite picks from our gorgeous collection of classic gifts.
Diamond stud earrings have long been a jewelry staple, beloved for how easily they complement any ensemble. Simple, prong-set diamond studs are the most classic version of this popular gift, especially when set with round cut diamonds. The diamond halo studs above feature borders of pavé diamonds that surround the center stones. The extra sparkle in this pair will add brilliance makes for a brilliant holiday gift.
This bar necklace, cast in 14kt yellow gold, is another classic gift that could work for anyone on your list. The bar necklace has become increasingly popular this year, which makes it a chic, on-trend piece for a gift. The simple design of the necklace pictured above allows you to add a personalized engraving that is customized for the recipient.
Since pearls have been used in jewelry for thousands of years (even dating back to Ancient Greece), it is safe to say that pearls are some of the most time-honored classic gifts. From understated Akoya strands to colorful Tahitian drop necklaces, the variety and versatility of pearls have established their status as the ultimate classic jewelry choice. These pearl drop earrings offer a modern update to a timeless style, with delicate chains to add movement and elegance.
Adding a pop of color to a timeless silhouette, this gemstone pendant features a heart-shaped piece of carnelian. Celebrated for its deep red color, carnelian is an excellent choice for a holiday gift. It complements most seasonal color palettes, and the warm hues of the rose gold chain further enhance the tones of carnelian.
Another heart-shaped classic gift, this diamond and sterling silver pendant features an intriguing infinity design. A sterling silver teardrop interlocks with a diamond heart to create a delicate and whimsical piece of jewelry, designed to be treasured. No matter the recipient, use this classic gift as a way to express infinite love.
Are you giving any jewelry gifts this year? Are there any classic jewelry pieces on your own holiday wishlist? Check out the Ritani holiday gift guide for some sparkling inspiration!