5 Styles of Turquoise: Earrings for Every Taste

Turquoise is one of the oldest gemstones in human history: archaeologists have discovered turquoise jewelry that dates as far back as 3000 BC! But even in its old age, turquoise is as stylish as ever, and jewelers are continuously finding new ways to highlight its natural blue coloration.

When experimenting with different gemstones and minerals, earrings are a great place to start. To help you add this ancient stone to your look, we’ve selected a pair for every taste.


Simple Sterling Silver and Turquoise Studs, $18

Made in India, these no-fuss studs are ideal for adding just a small pop of color.



Desert Flower Silver Concho Earrings, $18

Conchos are some of the most recognizable motifs in Native American jewelry-making. These Southwestern style earrings, made in the USA, are a tribute to this famous design.


Half and Half Gold and Turquoise Wire Earrings, $28

Dainty and oh so delicate, this pair gets its sparkle from pyrite beads and 14k gold plating.


Stacked Ring and Turquoise Earrings, $42

Crafted by artists in Israel, these are perfect for those who want a look that has a handmade, artisanal feel.


Fire and Sky Turquoise Teardrop Earrings, $132

These earrings are a stunning blend of turquoise, copper, and quartz gemstone and owe their modern aesthetic to their sleek teardrop shape.