Jewelry for Newborns – Best First Birthday Gift Ideas
If you are searching for an attractive, meaningful and unique first birthday gift idea for your nearest and dearest’s baby, have you thought a unique piece of baby jewelry?
Welcoming these little blessing on the planet with a meaningful and thoughtful piece of jewelry gift has been one of the beautiful traditions for more than 1000s of years. Traditional identification pendant or bracelets with the infant’s name on it, nothing is the best first birthday gift idea for a child than a unique piece of jewelry that the baby can wear for many years. Whether it is the right set of earrings, a birthstone or just an exquisite metal or necklace or a pendant can enhance the importance of such a special occasion, whether it is a birth, baptism or christening.
The tradition of giving jewelry as a gift to acknowledge special events is there for decades. Depending on beliefs and cultures, a piece of jewelry can represent various events of your life, from rites to baptisms. Earrings are the best first birthday gift idea to welcome a child to this planet.
First Birthday Gift Ideas
Birthstone Jewelry For Babies
Assigning a meaning to stones and gems that corresponds to the month of birth is a tradition is there for more than 1000s of years. Some people even believe that its origins are from the Old Testament. According to the Book of Exodus, the 12 Tribes of Israel were symbolized by twelve gemstones and they were set in a breastplate of armors worn at the time of religious ceremonies. Many ancient scholars linked these stones, supposed to have incorporated sapphire, topaz, amethyst, and emerald, with 12 zodiac signs. It was thought to be extremely favorable to wear one of the corresponding stones because each sign rose every month. Until the early era of the 19th century, it was not or so that the current custom of wearing a corresponding stone for every month symbolized particular qualities, and can be found back to the Polish origins.
Gemstones and their implications to every month have remained unchanged, and these traditions still exist strongly in most if not all the culture at the present age.
A necklace set or earrings with the child’s birthstone is the best meaningful and thoughtful first birthday gift idea. Different gems and stones have different implications, depending on the month of birth and including a bit of context about the importance along with the birthday gift is a personal, unique and sincere gesture. Select from plenty of delicate and beautiful options.
DIFFERENT MEANINGS OF BIRTHSTONE GEMS
Various meanings are assigned to every gemstone. Here is a list of gemstones and their meanings that you can make use of while giving a first birthday gift to a child!
- Garnet is the Birthstone of January, and it represents good luck and loyalty.
- Amethyst is the February Birthstone and symbolizes peace.
- Aquamarine is the Birthstone for March, and it symbolizes strength and courage.
- Diamond is the Birthstone for April, and it represents everlasting love, innocence, and purity.
- Emerald is the Birthstone for May and represents fertility and love
- Alexandrite is the Birthstone for June, and it represents balance and joy.
- Ruby is the Birthstone for July, and it is the symbol of love and beauty.
- Peridot is the Birthstone for August, and it represents joyfulness, protection, and strength.
- Blue Sapphire is the Birthstone for September, and it represents wisdom and purity
- Pink Sapphire is the Birthstone for October and stands for endurance and strength.
- Amber is the November Birthstone, and it is a symbol of affection and love. It’s also thought to bring strength and wisdom.
- Blue Topaz is for December, and it is thought that Topaz is the sign of success and protection from harm.
A Delicate pair of earrings with a birthstone corresponding to the month of birth makes the best first birthday gift idea for any little angel.
Other Jewelry that can be Used as First Birthday Gift Ideas for Baby Girls
Animal Jewelry And Cakes
Baby jewelry in funny shapes is also a great first birthday gift ideas. Jewelry in the form of cupcake works fine. Made with beautiful crystals or luminously colored enamel and sterling silver, every child would like a pair.
Dolphin, butterfly, bunny, teddy bear, or elephant-shaped jewelry is also the best gift idea for first birthday gift if the little one is an animal lover. You can choose from unlimited varieties of animal-shaped necklaces, bracelets, and rings in enamel, precious metals, gems, and crystals.
Make your baby feel like a little princess with the trick of crown jewelry. Crown signifies strength and royalty and makes a meaningful gift idea for a birthday. You can also enhance a girl’s playtime or dress-up with a crown-shaped pendant or a pair of crown earrings, crafted from crystals in many colors and sterling silver.
Jewelry Gift Ideas For Ever and For Every Baby
In season jewelry come in unlimited varieties. This jewelry made particularly for a baby girl. A pair of earrings with special backings to avoid falling off or ending up in her mouth, a pendant or necklaces that are sturdily crafted to avoid breakage or choking risks. Bracelets or bangles are safe jewelry gifts for newborns. The most confusing part is to decide what to give to your newborn for their first birthday gift.