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Candace Ang Leopard Collar

While I love the leopard look, I rarely venture out in anything leopard because I always end up feeling like a Kate Moss wannabe! I just can’t seem to separate the model from leopard bags and jackets. This collar necklace from Candace Ang ($345) is a perfect way to incorporate the leopard trend into a … Continue reading “Candace Ang Leopard Collar”

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Dries van Noten Collar Necklace

I don’t like anything that constricts my neck, so unless I’m skiing I don’t wear turtlenecks and I can’t even remember the last time I wore a choker. The Dries van Noten Collar Necklace ($547) caught my eye however because while it’s a choker style piece, it has a belted closure so you could wear it … Continue reading “Dries van Noten Collar Necklace”

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de Grisogono White Diamond & Tsavorite Necklace

Chopard may have been the most ubiquitous jeweler at this year’s Cannes International Film Festival, but, as with most things in life, it’s about quality–not quantity. To wit, of all the baubles to grace the red carpet at the seemingly endless premieres, yacht parties and club bashes, it was Giovanna Battaglia’s de Grisogono necklace that, … Continue reading “de Grisogono White Diamond & Tsavorite Necklace”

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Ippolita Bastille Necklace and Bracelet

If all my jewelry came from Ippolita, I would a happy girl and a very well accessorized one. The line is very clean and simple but not without boldness and character. The hammered sterling silver collection is one that I simply cannot live without, especially the Bastille Necklace for $1095. Amazing and perfect with just … Continue reading “Ippolita Bastille Necklace and Bracelet”

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Bottega Veneta Fall 2010 Jewelry Collection

The entire Fall 2010 collection from ready to wear to accessories was inspired by the beetle. The colors, an opalescent green blue that degrades to a bright yet gentle yellow. The jewelry is elegant and refined, yet edgy and surprising. I did not know a beetle could be anything but icky, but after Tomas Maier … Continue reading “Bottega Veneta Fall 2010 Jewelry Collection”

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