Big Gifts Come In Small Packages: Jewelry gift ideas

Jewelry and romance have been linked since ancient times, when it was customary to exchange precious metals and gems as tokens of affection.

 

Today, giving jewelry to your loved one is still the perfect way to let them know how special they are to you. Here are a few romantic gift ideas to inspire you this holiday season.

Gift Ideas: Girlfriend/Boyfriend/Spouse

Whether you’ve been dating for a month or a year, why not commemorate your relationship with an unique piece of jewelry? Below are a few romantic gift ideas for the one-of-a-kind person in your life.

Necklaces

Necklaces are a popular jewelry item for both men and women, as they are available in a wide variety of styles, metals, and sizes to suit any age or gender. The most popular necklace style is a chain made from gold, silver, or titanium.A pearl necklace is another classic option that has been adored by women through the generations. For teens, beads and semi-precious gems offer a budget-friendly alternative to precious metals and stones. As with other types of jewelry, necklaces vary widely in price. A simple gold or silver plated costume piece can be purchased for as little as $10, while a necklace designed by a fine jeweler can cost well over $1,000.

Earrings

Whether for a girlfriend or a boyfriend, an elegant, understated pair of earrings is a great way to say, “I love you.” Styles for both pierced and non-pierced ears are available, making earrings a suitable gift for just about anyone. They can be made from inexpensive materials like plastic or precious metals like gold, silver, and titanium. The right set of earrings will complement your loved one’s sense of style; taking a look at the other pieces in his or her jewelry collection will give you an indication of what types of earrings he or she prefers.

Charm bracelets

Versatile and functional, charm bracelets are a great way to preserve your romantic memories with that special someone. What makes charm bracelets so romantic is that each charm represents a special memory or milestone in your relationship. A charm can commemorate a birth, a wedding, a special night, or even a favourite movie. Because they can be personalized in an endless number of ways, these bracelets make truly unique gifts for both men and women. Silver remains the metal of choice for charm bracelets, as it is both stylish and durable. Charm bracelets are also available in several different styles, from traditional link bracelets to expandable Italian-style bands.

Rings

Few items of jewelry convey a more romantic intent than rings. Whether it’s a semi-precious promise ring, an elegant eternity ring, or a Christmas engagement ring, the band you buy for your loved one is sure to have special significance. As with other pieces of jewelry, rings are available in a wide variety of metals and styles. Rings can also be engraved on the inside or outside, making even the most basic band something to be treasured.

Giving jewelry as a Christmas gift is a lovely way to show your girlfriend, boyfriend, or spouse how much you care about them. The above Christmas gift ideas should help you get started in choosing the perfect piece for that special someone in your life.