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Trending Now: Y-Necklaces

for INSTORE Magazine writes about the Y-Necklace trend that seems to be sweeping the fashion world:

“For quite some time now I’ve seen one article after another about the “Downton Abbey” effect on fashion. Yet, I haven’t seen anything pointing to the return of Y-necklaces. And, frankly, that surprises me. First, because Y-necks have been trickling back onto the jewelry scene and, second, because their very roots are believed by many to date back to the post-Edwardian era—yes, the time in which PBS’s popular British period drama series is set.

But “Downton Abbey” aside for a moment, the runways, too, are playing a role in the Y-necklace’s return. From New York to Paris, in their 2013 spring and fall collections, fashion’s big names focused on the V-neckline—inarguably a perfect backdrop for a Y-necklace. To imagine just how perfect, think of Amy Poehler at the Golden Globes in January. Wearing an 83-carat diamond necklace from Chopard, Ms. Poehler was one of the night’s showstoppers. And while the mega-watt diamond design was, technically, more Y-like, it forecasted the jewelry design direction. Well, to be more accurate, the jewelry design RE-direction . . . Read more

This particular trend has been a long standing part of our collection. See a few of our designs below:

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Sterling silver crochet water mixed with assorted stones.

 

 

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Moon Stones wrapped in sterling silver crochet wire. The middle stone is a Swarovski crystal.

 

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April Showers Bring May Flowers

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Spring is finally here!

Did you know:  “April showers bring May flowers” isn’t just a rhyme. It’s an example of the spring cycle of renewal that many parts of the Earth go through, and can be scientifically analyzed. There are actually several contributing factors to the appearance of flowers in May. (source from Feelings & Flowers)

To celebrate the showery month of April, we decided to put our drop shape earrings on sale. We are offering a 20% discount on our MEDIUM TEAR DROP earrings. There is no need to enter a discount code. Click the image above for more details.

Need some Spring decorating ideas? Check out this Pinterest board April Showers Bring May Flowers

Wedding Trends: Sexy backs and Conservative tops

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Remember the old adage, less is more? Well, in bridal fashion that is far from the case! Designers are now pairing sweetheart necklines with lacy cover up’s. They are also adding a bit of a sexy touch to wedding gowns with plunging backs and intricate lace. Pair your gown with Miriam’s Moon earrings and you’re all set to go! These earrings can carry you through every occasion.

Here are some additional trends for brides:

5 New Wedding Gown Trends

Lace Dress Trends

From Instore Mag: Is 2013 The Year of Vintage?

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Rachel Weisz wearing a necklace by Bulgari

Trace Shelton seems to think so!

WHILE THE “vintage jewelry” look has been showing up in more and more jewelry designers’ collections over the past couple of years, the style seems to be cresting in 2013, with several big-name designers and fashion houses capitalizing on the trend that the popular British TV show Downton Abbey and the upcoming The Great Gatsby feature film have brought to the fore….. Read more

Doesn’t the shape of the Bulgari necklace above remind you of this piece from our collection??

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Bachelorette Weekend

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Wedding planning can be so stressful. Do you know what else can be stressful? Being a part of a bridal party! The job of a bridesmaid ceases to end. When it’s all said and done, a bridesmaid couldn’t be happier for their bride to be friend.

One of the perks of being invited to a wedding is of course the bachelorette party. Weekend trips to Vegas has become the most popular destination. Along with being budget conscious, the only other problem is figuring out what to bring! In this set, we picked out 2 pairs of shoes, 2 bags and 3 dresses to get you through a weekend away. Each piece was meant to seamlessly match one  another so that you can build the perfect outfit. Don’t forget the accessories! We added our own touch with a pair of Miriam Jewels Sun earrings.

What are your go to pieces for a weekend getaway?