In its natural state, a topaz is light brownish-yellow or colorless, providing the perfect canvas for adding new colors through heat treatment or irradiation. Blue topaz earrings are a popular choice. The stone can stand alone as drop earrings or enhance the beauty of other gems in asymmetrical or marquise settings. Their bold blue provides a peaceful harmony with stones of complementary colors.
Blue topaz earrings are often set in white gold or silver. White gold accentuates the cool beauty of the blue topaz. And a rose gold setting makes deep London blue topaz earrings pop. Blue topaz is light and bright, so it provides a stunning contrast with denim sapphires and illuminates the lighter aquamarine. Blue topaz earrings also pair nicely with other cool-colored stones, like amethyst or peridot jewelry. The topaz is the birthstone of November, but the blue topaz has made a name for itself as December’s birthstone.