If you're looking for a gift that will stand out, look no further than our collection of gemstone jewellery. We use beautiful semi-precious stones and sterling silver to craft each piece. We've got something to suit all tastes, from the bolder hues of red and blue to more subtle shades like amethyst or topaz. If you are a fan of crystals and gemstones but have not been able to find anything that you really like, then we have some good news for you. Our collection is sure to impress.
We offer some of the most sought after stones around, including amethyst, citrine, blue sapphire and turquoise. Each one has its own unique beauty that makes it effortlessly special. Today we’re going to go through our top 5 picks from our current collection.
- Amazonite Necklace (Comfort Medallion Spinning Pendant
This beautiful Amazonite pendant is a classic piece from Amanda Karen Jewellery. The Necklace is Open Back and set in 925 Sterling Silver with an 18" silver curb chain. This piece is kinetic and can be spun to calm restless minds and hands.
Amazonite is a green variety of microcline feldspar that provides this semi opaque gemstone with its soft colouring. Known as the 'hope stone', it is believed to bring confidence and optimism to those that wear it.
The name Amazonite comes from the Amazon River where gold deposits were first discovered in 1830. In addition to being associated with wealth, amazonite was also believed by Ancient Egyptians to increase fertility (hence being known as the hope stone!).
This statement piece can be combined with our matching Comfort Medallion Stud Earrings, you can also personalise the pendant using our free engraving service!
- Curve Surround Emerald Cut Brazilian Amethyst Double Drop Pendan
Our Emerald cut double drop pendant features two exquisite Brazilian Amethyst gemstones, their deep hues and distinctive shapes contrast beautifully with the polished silver setting. This pendant makes for the perfect statement piece - wear it at your next special occasion or just to add some sparkle to your everyday looks!
Amethyst is a purple quartz crystal that is mined in Brazil and California. It is known as the birthstone of February, but it is also associated with March, October and November.
Why not pair your double drop pendant with our matching Brazilian Amethyst Drop Earrings or Brazilian Amethyst curved ring to complete your look?
- Curve Surround Emerald Cut Green Fluorite Ring
We have brought beautiful green Fluorite stones against crafted silver to bring a sense of luxury and indulgence to our Emerald cut Fluorite ring. The silver setting is elegant and curved, and adds to the sophistication of this piece.
Fluorite is a clear or translucent mineral that can be found in various colours such as blue/green or yellow/green depending on the type of impurities it contains such as iron or manganese which give them their coloration with an emerald-green tint. It can be found in parts of North America (including Texas), Canada and Europe (Germany).
This piece is a perfect addition to any jewellery collection with its delicate but indulgent design.
- Turquoise Crystal Hoop Earrings
It's all in the detail with our crystal hoop earrings, which feature an array of stunning turquoise stones around the centre of each hoop. They are ideal for every daywear and can be stacked with our other hoops or stud earrings for a more dramatic look.
Turquoise stones are known for their beautiful blue coloration but they also come in green shades too! It is an extremely popular stone with jewellery designers, due to its bright colour and interesting texture.
The word 'turquoise' comes from the French word for Turkey (the country), which is where this gemstone was first discovered in the 9th century BC. These stones have been used throughout history by people from all walks of life including royalty from ancient Egypt as well as Native Americans who used them for both decorative and healing purposes.
5. Rectangle Citrine Pendant
This classic Amanda Karen piece is not one to miss this season; the Citrine pendant will make quite a statement thanks to its unique shape and head-turning sun stone colouring.
Citrine is an orange-yellow variety of quartz that is found in Brazil and Madagascar, as well as other parts of South America. The name comes from the French word "citrin", which means "saffron yellow". This stone has been used by humans since before recorded history as gemstone jewellery and was often used in ancient times as a way to protect the wearer.
This pendant features a stunning rectangle Citrine encased in beautiful 925 sterling silver, why not personalise your look by selecting an accompanying chain to fit your style?
Gemstone jewellery is a great way to express yourself. Whether you're looking for something to complement your outfit, or simply want to make a statement, gemstones can be used in so many ways. They're beautiful and unique in their own right, but with the right design and care can also be enjoyed for years to come. If you want some advice on how to care for your pieces, please visit our FAQ for some handy tips on how to keep your jewellery in the best condition.
All our gemstones are sourced ethically from reputable suppliers around the world who work hard to ensure all their products are produced sustainably.
Top picks from our Crystal & Gemstone Jewellery Collection | Amanda Karen Jewellery 2023