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Article: Best Valentine's gift: a Colombian emerald


Best Valentine's gift: a Colombian emerald

Emerald has been associated with love in various cultures throughout history due to its intense green colour and its connection to nature. For this reason, this next February 14th thinking of giving away a jewel with Colombian emeralds would be the best option on these dates.

Then we'll tell you why the emerald is known as the Stone of Love and we'll give you other very important reasons why you should give away a gem adorned with the well-known green haunting on this Valentine's Day.

Colombian emeralds, the gem of love

Emeralds have been associated with love and passion for centuries, mainly because of their intense green color that symbolizes vitality, fertility and renewal. Moreover, in some ancient cultures, emeralds were believed to have the power to reveal the truth and strengthen loving relationships.

In the tradition of gem therapy, emeralds are said to promote harmony and loyalty in relationships, and are believed to be able to foster love and understanding between couples. However, it is important to remember that these associations are largely symbolic and cultural, and each person can attribute his or her own meaning to the precious stones according to his individual beliefs and experiences.

14 reasons to give away Colombian emeralds

If you're not convinced yet whether to give away an emerald or jewel with this gem, here are the top 14 reasons why this could be a great idea for this Valentine's Day:

  1. Enduring love: Emeralds, with their beauty and durability, can represent the eternal and enduring love you share with your partner.
  2. Color of the heart : The vibrant green of emeralds can evoke the love and passion you feel for your loved one, symbolizing the vitality of the heart.
  3. Exclusivity: Emeralds are beautiful and relatively rare gems, making them an exclusive and special gift to show your love.
  4. Renewal and growth: The intense green color of the emeralds symbolizes growth, renewal and hope, perfect to celebrate a constantly evolving love.
  5. Symbol of fidelity : Emeralds have historically been associated with fidelity and loyalty in relationships, making giving them a significant gesture of commitment.
  6. Elegance and sophistication: Emeralds are known for their timeless elegance and sophistication, making them an impressive gift to express your love.
  7. Emotional healing: According to gel therapy, emeralds are thought to have healing healing emotions and strengthen emotional ties in a relationship
  8. Love protection: In some cultures, emeralds are considered to have the power to protect love and maintain harmony in relationships.
  9. Remembrance of nature: Emeralds are natural gems that come from the earth, making them a charming reminder of the beauty and abundance of nature, as well as the gift of love.
  10. Customization: You can customize the jewelry with emeralds according to your partner's tastes and preferences, which shows that you have thought of it in a unique and special way.
  11. Spiritual connection: Some people believe that emeralds have spiritual connections that can strengthen the bonds between soul mates and increase spiritual connection in a relationship.
  12. Reflection of inner beauty : By giving away emeralds, you can express how you value your partner's inner beauty, as well as its outdoor beauty.
  13. Celebration of abundance: Emeralds, with their lush green colour, can celebrate the abundance of love and happiness in the relationship.
  14. Luxury touch: Emeralds are luxurious and timeless gems that can add a touch of luxury and glamour to any special occasion, such as Valentine's Day.

Jewelry to give away on Valentine's Day

If you were convinced that giving away a Colombian emerald is the best idea for this Valentine's Day, here are some pieces of jewelry that you can give away on this day.

  1. Commitment Ring: If you're ready to take the next step in your relationship, an engagement ring could be the perfect gift to express your eternal love and commitment.
  2. Necklace with a significant pendant: A necklace with a heart-shaped pendant, an initial or a significant symbol can be a romantic and personalized gift.
  3. Elegant bracelet: A stylish bracelet, whether with chain links, pearls or gems, can be a beautiful and versatile gift your partner can wear every day.
  4. Bright shiny shiny shiny earrings, whether simple and classic or eye-catching and extravagant, can add a touch of elegance and glamour to any set.
  5. Luxury watch: If your partner appreciates functionality and style, a luxury watch can be a sophisticated and practical gift that shows your attention to detail.
  6. Pearl earrings: Classic and timeless pearl earrings are an elegant and refined option that can complement any style and highlight the natural beauty of your partner.
  7. Ankle bracelet: For something a little more unique and playful, consider giving away an ankle bracelet with lovely details that remind your partner of your time together.
  8. Jewelry Set: If you can't decide for a single piece, consider giving away a jewelry set that includes a collar, earrings and bracelet coordinated for maximum impact.

Regardless of the jewel you choose, the most important thing is that it reflects the love and appreciation you feel for your partner, as well as their unique style and personality.

Paula A. Bonilla 

Social communicator and journalist from Sergio Arboleda University in Colombia. She is also a jeweler and is passionate about constantly learning about precious gems and national high jewelry.

Currently, she is working for one of Bogotá's most important jewelry stores, Emerald by Love. This jewelry store has over 40 years of experience and has 2 physical branches in the capital city of Colombia, located in the city center.

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