Editor’s Pick: Gold and Pearl Rings

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After watching the stunning array of jewels on the Golden Globes red carpet last night, a single pick was just too tough. This week I’ve decided to highlight a look that I absolutely love, gold and pearls. As exemplified by the lovely Lena Dunham last night, the pair can be equally whimsical and classic. Perfect for when the edgy gal has to go red carpet. Elena Kriegner 18K Yellow Gold Interchangeable Pearl Ring While this trend easily translates across all categories, where I think it really makes a statement is in rings. Elena Kriegner doe

Singular Style: All about the Statement Earring

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Wondering how to get instant style this resort season? Whether you’re vacationing in St. Kitts or St. Bart’s or headed to the slopes, one of the newest and biggest changes you can make is actually somewhat, small. Fashion insiders know that it’s all about earrings this season, more specifically about adding and subtracting them. Wear one drop dead shoulder duster earring for pure style, or make a statement with an unmatched pair. Mix up materials – gemstones with wood, or turquoise with precious metals. Even try different lengths, pair short with long or drop styles

Fresh Pastels for a Fresh New Year

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We’ve finally started a brand New Year and one of the freshest ways to mark a new beginning is with an infusion of color. Like a palate cleanser, a change in color calibrates a fresh new chapter. The resort and spring designer collections were awash in pale colorations, particularly blue hues – from sky blue to aqua. Add pastels to your wardrobe for a quick winter pick me up – a gingham check shirt or top, a floral patterned dress – or go ultra luxe, with richly textured cashmere or mohair or pale designer gemstones. Look for pieces that mix multiple pastel stones – bl

Editor’s Pick: Yaakov Hillel

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Is it ok to shop for ourselves again? I really hope so because these earrings from Turkish designer Yaakov Hillel are on the top of my list. My resolution this year is to purchase fewer items but to select only exquisite pieces that I feel passionate about. These 24K gold and turquoise beauties will probably my favorite purchase of the year and it’s only January! Although born into a family of textile designers, Hillel opted to branch out on his own. “I eventually decided to use my design experience in a new field and jewelry, so much a part of life in Istanbul, seem

Modern Black Tie: Forget the Gown and Stand out from the Crowd

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When the invitation says Black Tie, don’t panic. Think beyond the ball gown. There are new evening options to explore this season that will make you stand out in a crowd, whether you’ve got one or ten invites. Add a pretty party shoe or slipper, a special evening bag and statement making designer gemstone or pearl and you’re ready for any festive evening event. Tux Luxe Thinking black tie? We’re thinking tuxedo. This season designers reinvented the classic look in smashing dress, jacket and pant versions. Channel iconic film noir actre

12 Days of Color: Day 12, Mixed Color

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We’ve finally reached day 12! While we are sad that the countdown has come to an end, we are so excited to share our final category with you, mixed color! Sometimes one color just isn’t enough and you need a small rainbow to really make an ensemble pop. There is absolutely no better time to try this than the holidays where festive dressing leaves r0om for experimentation. So go ahead try something wild, and have a very happy holiday season! May Your Days be Merry and Bright Dolce and Gabbana are kings of expertly mixing color. They str