Gems & Enchants (5.4.8)
Gems and Enchants allow you to customize your stats and choosing the right gems and enchants is critical to developing an effective Protection Paladin. Use this guide to view the selected best gems, enchants, and profession perks to use for your Paladin.
The recommended profession bonuses for Protection Paladins are provided by Blacksmithing + Jewelcrafting. Both of these professions offer you the choice to increase your Stamina or secondary stats which is very valuable as you can adapt your profession bonuses to scale with your gear. Always use a profession perk if one is available.