With Simple Select you can create custom styled select elements by using css and jQuery.
Zebra_Transform is a lightweight, cross-browser (with IE6 support) jQuery plugin for replacing checkboxes, radio buttons and select boxes.
Nice Select is a lightweight jQuery plugin that replaces native select elements with customizable dropdowns.
Quick[select] is a jQuery plugin for quick selection of common options in select boxes. Quick[select] uses the browser's native select list for its overflow, meaning it will work great on all devices.
A tutorial about creating custom select elements with unique style. It's created by using jQuery and CSS.
A tutorial about creating custom select box by using css and jQuery.
Select Multiple is an user-friendly drop-in replacement for the standard select with multiple attribute activated.
Combo Select is a jQuery plugin that converts a select box into a searchable and keyboard friendly interface. Fallbacks to native select on mobile and ipad devices.
Zelect is a jQuery plugin to create custom
SumoSelect is a jQuery single/multi select plugin which can be used on almost any device. It can be fully customizable using simple css properties.
ArtDesignUI is a jQuery library for style control web elements (button, input, textarea, radio, checkbox, tab, layout, icons) that include 9 jQuery plugins.
A tutorial about building a script that is going to take an ordinary select element, and replace it with a better looking, markup powered version, while keeping all the functionality intact.