|Turquoise Bracelet with Sterling Silver|
Then, I went to Greece! To my surprise, turquoise was everywhere, as it was when I went to Egypt, and especially when I went to Turkey. Although I still can link turquoise with the Southwest US, it now gives me visions of ancient times in Mesopotamia, Turkey, Egypt and Greece especially when I mix it with lapis lazuli.
|Turquoise Necklace with Carnelian|
|Turquoise Necklace with Vermiel|
|Turquoise Bracelet with Lampwork Bead Focal and Sterling Silver|
|Turquoise Bracelet with 14 Karat Gold-fill|
The following pictures also demonstrate that the popularity of turquoise remains undiminished. It is truly beautiful and suits many different types of women.Above, turquoise against tanned skin is a classic, but look, below, at how beautiful blond Cameron Diaz is in turquoise necklace and earrings.
Cynthia Nixon with her red hair and ultra fair skin is ravishing in this multi-strand, layered turquoise necklace. Look at how well it goes with her blue eyes! Every red-head should own turquoise jewelry.
Below, Selma Hayak sports two turquoise necklaces for a layered look. I especially like the shorter one.
Turquoise even flatters that summer perennial, the white tee!