Try this ring on for size! It was the inimitable, legendary Diana Vreeland who said: “You gotta have style. It helps you get down the stairs. It helps you get up in the morning. It’s a way of life. Without it, you’re nobody.” I couldn’t agree more. Style is in your attitude, and it’s also … Continue reading Bijoux Heart Vreeland 24-Karat Gold-Plated Swarovski Crystal Ring: Why Don’t You…
Elongating and slimming, a pair of delicately dangly earrings is a must this season. Looks aside, I just love the way cascading earrings feel on the ear – it’s instant femininity that can’t help but uplift, no matter your mood. Just slip a pair of these stunners on and you’ll see: dressing up even the … Continue reading Top 5 Dangly Earrings: Hang in the Balance
Hammered gold is timeless. Well, the rustic-cum-polished look might come in and out, but it will always comes back. Hervé Van Der Straeten’s well-priced line makes a 24-karat collection a very good investment indeed. With a fully modernistic appeal, these baubles will never feel stale. Basic hoops feel tired and played out? A curvy earring … Continue reading Hervé Van Der Straeten 24-Karat Gold Pieces: Hammertime!
A great cuff can take any outfit from blah to bam! in seconds flat. The best are bold, chunky with delicate details, and look just as good minimal and all alone as they do piled high with other bracelets for a plentiful look. Just in time for spring – when you might have the desire … Continue reading Top 5 Earthy Cuffs: The Right Stuff
Make no mistake: neon jewelry is not just for eighth-grade girls who collect rubber and lanyard bracelets. Neon is having a major fashion moment (even bigger than the last few spring seasons), and you don’t have to commit to it with a pair of eye-piercing pumps or a shocking little dress. Show off your wit … Continue reading Top Neon Jewels: Bright Young Things
Don’t leave the color just to your bags, shoes, and couture – why should they have all the fun? Jewels aren’t just about white diamonds and neutral metals. So get brave with it, and spread the color around; my top picks are all different types of jewels. Just don’t wear them all at once or … Continue reading Top 5 Colorful Jewels: Look on the Bright Side
Maybe it’s because I’m in Taiwan, but this etched jade ring is really speaking to me. Oscar de la Renta‘s 24-karat gold-plated cabochon ring looks like something you’d find in a museum. It has an ancient and very official look to it. The jade, with floral etching, sits on a red resin ring that beautifully … Continue reading Oscar de la Renta 24-Karat Gold-Plated Cabochon Ring: Get Shanghaied
It’s only appropriate that I begin by confessing that I’m no Catholic. I’ve never taken Communion or counted a string of rosary beads. However, much of the captivation and charisma of jewelry is in tradition – and that applies to the Christian faith, too! Long, loose beads and cross-trimmed chains are great for layering and … Continue reading Rosary-Inspired Necklaces: Like a Prayer