Emeralds, prized throughout the ages for their stunning green hue, are the May birthstone. Emeralds are associated with unconditional love, compassion, harmony, and, of course, May babies. As we enter May, we wanted to take a moment to celebrate the mesmerizing beauty of the emerald. To showcase this gorgeous gem, here’s our list of emerald jewelry inspired by the May birthstone!

1. Emerald Pendant Necklace

This chic one-carat emerald pendant necklace lets the true beauty of its featured emerald shine. In this endlessly wearable design, a round emerald is enclosed in a classic four-prong solitaire setting, which dangles from a slim 18-inch chain. While this pretty piece is shown here in 14k white gold, this necklace can be customized! You can choose from white gold, yellow gold, rose gold, or platinum for your setting and chain to get a necklace that perfectly suits your style.

2. Halo Round Emerald Stud Earrings

Diamonds add a dazzling effect to these colorful emerald earrings. These beautiful studs feature two round emeralds encased in glamorous, luxe white diamond halo settings. These stud earrings will add shimmer and an eye-catching pop of color to any look!

3. Green Emerald Solitaire Ring

This lovely emerald ring can be worn as a fun, luxe fashion ring or as an utterly unique engagement ring. In this design, a richly colored round emerald sits in a chic six-prong setting. No matter how you choose to wear it, this ring is sure to turn heads.

4. Bezel Set Emerald Stud Earrings

These emerald stud earrings are as wearable as they are gorgeous. These studs feature two beautiful round emeralds, which together total 1.25 carats. The emeralds used here are enclosed in elegant, modern bezel settings crafted from 14k yellow gold, which add rich golden color and provide your gemstones with extra security.

5. Halo Emerald Pendant Necklace

This halo set emerald pendant is the perfect way to add glamour and color to your day. In this design, a round emerald is enclosed in a shimmering halo of white diamonds. The setting and chain for this emerald necklace are crafted from 18k yellow gold, which adds a warmth that beautifully complements the depth of the featured emerald and the bright shimmer of the halo setting’s twelve white diamonds.