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How to Choose Bridal Jewelry for a Christmas Wedding

Holiday Wedding Jewelry Tips

From Thanksgiving through the New Year, holiday weddings bring families together to celebrate new beginnings and old traditions. If you are planning a Christmas themed wedding, we have some styling tips for wedding jewelry for the bride to make your holiday wedding extra special.

14k yellow gold Grand Moonstone Stud Earrings featuring a 6mm gemstone & an out-of-focus Newport bracelet in the background.

It all begins with the dress

Close-up of a bride wearing a scoop neck wedding dress featuring detailed lace filigree.
Pair of Providence Stud earrings & Rosecliff Stackable Ring featuring Alexandrite, & Warren Moonstone Ring with Diamonds.

Wedding jewelry styling tips

1) Embrace the sparkle with diamonds

As the Winter Solstice approaches, we all love to brighten up the dark with light. The warm glow of candles, firelight and holiday lights bring a sparkle to wintry events that you can echo in your jewelry to embrace this festive time of year. Diamonds are a classic choice for wedding jewelry for just this reason - they add a shimmer of light that catches the eye. The enduring nature of diamonds has also made them a universal symbol for a strong and lasting relationship. A Diamond circle necklace is a meaningful symbol of unity. Echoing the shape of the wedding band, this lovely necklace is captivating when paired with a set of Diamond hoops creating an elegant, unified look.

Two Rosecliff Stackable Rings, two Rosecliff Circle Necklaces, and Rosecliff Small Circle ring featuring prong set gemstones.

2) Pair Diamonds with Gemstones

The bright reflective light of diamonds brings out the best in colored gemstones. An Amethyst and Diamond wedding ring pairs the soft violet of the Amethyst with shimmering Diamonds, two gemstones which have traditional ties to enduring love and matrimonial devotion, adding a meaningful touch. You might choose a gemstone for its symbolic meaning or because it is connected to a significant month, like the month you met or became engaged.  Pairing Diamonds with rich toned gemstones like Sapphires, Rubies, and Emeralds is especially striking since the contrast of dark and light makes the color pop.

Three Rosecliff Amethyst Stackable rings, one with alternating diamonds, and Newport Amethyst Necklace in 14k yellow gold.

3) Echo Nature’s seasonal palette

The holidays offer an abundance of natural colors, from verdant green foliage and evergreens, to red winterberries, to glacial blue sky and white fluffy snow. Embrace this color palette by bringing gemstone colors into your holiday wedding styling. For Thanksgiving weddings, November’s golden birthstone, Citrine, brings a subtle warmth, especially when set in yellow gold, and the deep red of Garnet, with its brown undertones, is a rich color choice for late fall weddings.

Bride holding a bouquet of white roses, red berries, green foliage, and accent flowers.

4) Lean into the romance

The romantic red gemstones symbolize love and passion and tie with the red and green of Christmas. Rubies, Garnets, Pink Tourmaline and Pink opal all have traditional connections to romantic love offering a wide range of warm tones from the soft pastel of Pink Opals to the deep red of a Garnet. Pair any of these red hued gemstones with both of your initials as a reminder that love is at the heart of this celebration.

Adelaide Mini necklace, personalized Heart Disc & 2 Letter necklace, personalized Heart Pendant, & Newport necklace.

Reflect the winter sky

Want to step away from the red and green of Christmas, but still maintain a wintry feel? The cool tones of a winter sky are reflected in December’s birthstone, Nantucket Blue Topaz, making it a meaningful choice for December weddings. Pair with White Topaz or Diamonds to emphasize the cool tones and icy sparkle.

Warren Nantucket Blue Topaz Pendant on Adelaide Mini chain & Warren Rainbow Moonstone ring featuring a 10x8mm center stone.

6) Capture a snowflake

A Newport Moonstone necklace featuring 4mm briolette cut, bezel set gemstones in front of a snow-covered white pine bough.
Pair of Greenwich 4 earrings, each featuring four 6mm faceted round cut opals & one 2.1mm center diamond in 14k yellow gold.

7) Remember something blue

Pair of Greenwich Solitaire earrings, each featuring one 6mm sapphire & one 2.1mm diamond on top, & a Newport bracelet.

A Match Made in Heaven?

A smiling bride hugging her mother in the bridal suite.

Honor the Mother of the Bride

Big hugs to your Maid of Honor and Bridesmaids

They have been at your side through all the planning and preparations and will be there to share memories of your special day for years to come. A thoughtful and meaningful gift to say thank you might be a gemstone bracelet or necklace featuring their birthstone, the stone for the month of the wedding, or a special stone chosen for its symbolic meaning or color. They will go home with a thoughtful keepsake of your friendship they are sure to cherish.

Woman's wrist wearing three Classic 1 Birthstone bracelets featuring 4mm bezel set emerald, aquamarine, and white topaz.

Your Day, Your Way

Though it is a single point in time, your wedding day is so much more. Embrace the joy of planning what is sure to be a meaningful family gathering. Recognize that your celebration will reflect the joy and love that has surrounded you, supported you, helped you grow, and will continue to nourish your relationship as a couple.

A groom stands to the left of the bride as they happily walk down a winter garden path.

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