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The Details Make the Man

DetailsMakeTheManMen often abide by the adage “less is more,” however a few key accessories help distinguish the modern man.

A must have for French-cuffed shirts, CUFF LINKS are both functional and expressive. We feature new innovative designs that are eye catching, yet still very classic.
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A symbol of love and commitment, the WEDDING BAND is a simple and elegant way to express individuality and personal style.
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Whether diamond or gemstone, the RIGHT HAND RING can elevate a look to a whole new standard and is a timeless investment in modern sophistication.

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Whether by a wristwatch or pocket watch, keeping time is gentlemanly and for the businessman, necessary. A great TIMEPIECE is the perfect balance of form and function. A timeless watch is one in which the quality, style and design will withstand the test of time and exude a certain freshness for decades.

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The POCKET WATCH has recently regained popularity due to renewed appreciation for fine timepieces. No longer required simply to tell time, pocket watches today are more of a personal expression of style.

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Amy Meyer HeadshotAmy shares her pearls of wisdom in her column, Ask Amy. Her impeccable taste helps to select beautiful, current yet timeless looks for our clients in harmony with their own personal style. She believes that jewelry should have a story to tell about the person who wears it and is delighted to commemorate life’s celebrations. If you have a question, just Ask Amy!

Rule Breaker, Dream Maker

RuleBreakerRules are made to be broken, aren’t they? Chances are your mother wore her same simply lovely band for decades without giving a new piece a second thought. The sentiment behind the jewel hasn’t changed but our options certainly have evolved.

Upgrading an original center diamond, wearing an engagement ring without a wedding band, or even choosing a larger diamond to be worn on the right hand instead of the left are all new outlooks for today’s women that were once considered “against the rules.” Other exciting options include fancy shapes and colors, or perhaps forgoing a traditional ring and wearing an eternity band that costs more than a two-carat diamond. Monumental anniversaries, milestone life moments, new love or simply a wish for a fresh design to celebrate a new chapter in life—jewelry commemorates all of those occasions and then some. Whether it’s redesigning a beloved original or choosing the piece you’ve always dreamed of wearing, it’s okay to break the rules and let a little new sparkle celebrate the sentiment!

Break the Rules:

LARGER DIAMONDS ON THE RIGHT HAND: After years together, changing an original engagement ring can be impossible to imagine. Choose to celebrate long-term love with a larger diamond on the right hand instead!
366712-1FANCY SHAPES IN FANCY COLORS: New shapes and colors of diamonds are creating a blingy buzz for many. Gone are the days of limited options; there are now a variety of shapes in a rainbow of hues to suit women of all ages.
Fancy Color Diamond RingDIAMOND ETERNITY BANDS: Effortless doesn’t always have to be understated. Large and luxurious diamond eternity bands are quickly becoming a stunning alternative to the conventional engagement ring.
072315-1CENTER DIAMOND UPGRADES: The evolution of a wedding ring over a lifetime often involves upgrading the original piece. Resetting the original diamond, trading it in or using it as part of a new design are all modern ways to commemorate the past while celebrating the future!
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From Dreams to Reality

Our custom design studio has become the ultimate destination for Minnesotans to transform the style of their most treasured jewelry pieces. The capabilities of our highly-skilled designers and goldsmiths range from simple restorations to elaborate and extensive complete redesigns. If you have a vision of something you would like to create, we have the in-house expertise to bring your dream into reality. Our goldsmiths are truly local artisans at work, with the ability to craft the most complicated and intricate custom jewelry designs from a single sketch. Our experts can suggest ideas, provide sketches, create wax molds and finish custom pieces for new designs or loved family heirlooms.

Our goldsmiths view each piece as a labor of love. The time and care given during our custom process is reflected in every finished detail. As life progresses, your personal style and desires evolve, and so too should your jewelry collection. Let us help you create the piece you’ve always dreamed of!


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JESSICA from Wixon Jewelers

Jessica is our resident fashionista-in-chief and more formally our Diamond Department Manager. Helping guide our clients through life’s big milestones by helping them find the perfect piece of jewelry to last a lifetime is what she loves best! She is a Graduate Gemologist who has been infatuated with jewelry since she was a little girl, spending countless hours at her grandmother’s jewelry store. Have questions? Just Ask Jessica!

Fancy That

A darling for decades, the round diamond will always be considered a classic. Its scintillating sparkle has made it a perfect choice for diamond wearers for centuries. One can always circle back around to this timeless shape, but there are now more glittering possibilities to explore for rings, necklaces and earrings than ever before.

Fancy shapes are becoming appealing to many, and are casting a new sparkle on diamond lovers worldwide. Considered to be any shape other than round, their allure and excitement are becoming irresistible. Each shape has its own distinct look, sparkle and identity, while providing its own twist on a diamond’s most loved feature, its dazzle. Skilled diamond cutters are showcasing their talents and transforming diamond crystals into a variety of diamond shapes that are quite simply, stunning!

Popular Shapes

With so many choices available, it can be challenging to choose just one! These popular shapes are vastly different and, as such, appeal to individuals for different reasons.

diamond-shapes_OvalOVAL CUT diamonds have the classic appearance of a round diamond with a modern twist! It is a popular cut in all types of gems, but especially in diamond engagement rings. Its sparkle is similar to the round brilliant cut but its shape showcases its size in a much larger way, making it easy to love this elegantly feminine shape.


diamond-shapes_EmeraldEMERALD CUT diamonds have a unique optical appearance because of the rectangular facets step-cut into the pavilion. This cut beautifully showcases the diamond’s clarity as its large rectangular table make inclusions and color more apparent. An emerald cut diamond has a classically timeless appeal and provides a subtly stunning alternative look to the round.


diamond-shapes_CushionSometimes called a pillow-cut diamond, the CUSHION CUT has earned its name for its pillow shape. Cushion cut diamonds tend to have impeccable brilliance, which can be attributed to their rounded corners and larger facets. These diamonds are available in square and rectangular shapes.


A properly cut PEAR SHAPE diamond is a rare and special find. With its unique asymmetrical shape they are a challenge for diamond cutters to perfect. Every other diamond shape is a basic symmetrical geometric shape. The pear on the other hand, is a hybrid between a dazzling round and the elongated, full marquise cut. The end result, a tear-drop shape that is distinctively feminine with a stunning and elegant design.


The square shape has two popular cuts, the PRINCESS CUT and the RADIANT CUT. The princess cut was introduced in the 1960s, and has been gaining popularity ever since. It tends to be favored by women looking for a traditional shape with a modern twist. In comparison, the radiant is a fusion of a cushion cut and a princess cut. It has a square shape, like a princess cut, but with beveled corners. Its vibrant and lively appearance produces a sparkle similar to the stunning cushion cut. It can also be found in the elongated shape of the emerald cut, but with a much brighter brilliance.


Buying a Fancy

When diamond graders evaluate fancy cuts, they look for the same characteristics as rounds, such as color and clarity. Round diamonds are assigned specific cut grades based on their proportion, symmetry and polish. With rounds, specific details are incredibly important. With fancy shapes, it helps to think “the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” However, small nuances to a diamond’s pattern can create big differences to the end result. Cushion shaped diamonds, for example, can display a wide variety of different faceting patterns. Some patterns display a pattern featuring larger facets and a softer sparkle, where others might have a tighter pattern with bigger brilliance. The general shape in addition to the sparkle and pattern, are the ultimate decision maker in the beauty and appeal of fancy shaped diamonds. Let our experts introduce you to the wide spectrum of diamond shapes and help you find one you just might fancy for yourself!
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JESSICA from Wixon Jewelers

Jessica is our resident fashionista-in-chief and more formally our Diamond Department Manager. Helping guide our clients through life’s big milestones by helping them find the perfect piece of jewelry to last a lifetime is what she loves best! She is a Graduate Gemologist who has been infatuated with jewelry since she was a little girl, spending countless hours at her grandmother’s jewelry store. Have questions? Just Ask Jessica!

Bold Gold

BoldGold4Gold is back and bigger than ever! Designers have responded by creating bolder collections. Superior design and impact are important, but today’s emphasis is on the craftsmanship. It’s all in the details! Treasured for its natural beauty and radiance, many cultures imagine gold to represent the sun.

Picture 26817Inspired by the song, O Sole Mio (My Sun), this bracelet captures the effect of beaming sun rays in various lengths and finishes in 18k yellow gold.


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A re-imagination of an ethereal symbol, this suite of cascading diamond and satin leaves conjures the divine and daring, commanding attention with every move. This 18k yellow gold ensemble is beautifully completed with a satin finish.


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This impressive bangle houses three rows of princess cut diamonds. Each diamond has four delicate prongs which, at a distance, seem to disappear. The result is a silky sheet of concavely set diamonds, shielded by a big bright 18K yellow gold bracelet.


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Patek Philippe created the Nautilus collection of ladies watches with the goal of making a sporty watch with the elegance of the Patek brand. The original design was inspired by a ship’s porthole from and even the newest timepieces retain this character. It is a classic sports watch with a very distinct look.


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One Incredible Piece, Endless Possibilities

Diamond Necklace and BraceletDiamond necklaces have long been a staple of fine jewelry. While a diamond necklace might instantly evoke images of formal gowns and upswept hairdos, the rules for wearing them have gone out the window as women have learned to appreciate the beauty of jewelry on their own terms.

The most creative diamond necklace in our collection can be worn four distinct ways. This beautiful 18k white gold necklace is adorned with 525 round brilliant cut diamonds, totaling 13.92 carats. A true master of metamorphosis, this piece can be broken down into its components, worn together as a set, or on its own.


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Amy Meyer HeadshotAmy shares her pearls of wisdom in her column, Ask Amy. Her impeccable taste helps to select beautiful, current yet timeless looks for our clients in harmony with their own personal style. She believes that jewelry should have a story to tell about the person who wears it and is delighted to commemorate life’s celebrations. If you have a question, just Ask Amy!

Top 10 Colors of Spring

Spring Colors 2016I love spring in Minnesota! One day the ground is covered in snow and ice, the next you wake up to 64 degrees and sunshine. My favorite part is that first day you can open the windows, go for a walk without your coat and crunch all those little bits of ice that are still lingering on the pavement. Everything outside is fresh and new, it’s no wonder spring feels like the perfect time for starting over. The urge for spring cleaning doesn’t have to be relegated to scrubbing windows and vacuuming the car. Sorting through your wardrobe and updating your look is another classic (and fun) part of this springtime tradition. So if you’re in the mood for refreshing your accessories, it’s time to get inspired with the top 10 colors for the season from Pantone’s newest Spring Fashion Report.

1. Rose Quartz

The soothing, calming nature of colors in the Spring collections are led by Rose Quartz, a persuasive yet gentle tone that conveys compassion and a sense of composure. Like a serene sunset, flushed cheek or budding flower, Rose Quartz reminds us to reflect on our surroundings during the busy but lighthearted spring and summer months.

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2. Peach Echo

The fashion and design communities, and consequently, consumers, have been in love with orange for several seasons. Coming to the fore this Spring is, Peach Echo, a shade that emanates friendlier qualities, evoking warmth and accessibility. It is an all-encompassing, tempered companion in the playful orange family.

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3. Serenity

Weightless and airy, like the expanse of the blue sky above us, Serenity comforts with a calming effect, bringing a feeling of respite even in turbulent times. A transcendent blue, Serenity provides us with a naturally connected sense of space.

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4. Snorkel Blue

A maritime -inspired blue, Snorkel Blue plays in the navy family, but with a happier, more energetic context. The name alone implies a relaxing vacation and encourages escape. It is striking yet still, with lots of activity bursting from its undertones.

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5. Buttercup

While the majority of the Spring/Summer palette trends toward calmness, a few diversions from the theme emerge that offer a contrast. With Buttercup, designers reveal a shining beacon transporting its wearer to a happier, sunnier place.

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6. Limpet Shell

A shade of aqua that leans toward the green family, Limpet Shell is clear, clean and defined. Suggestive of clarity and freshness, its crisp and modern influences evoke a deliberate, mindful tranquility.

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7. Lilac Gray

As in most any season, the need for neutrals arises. Essentially a basic, the subtlety of the lilac undertone in Lilac Gray, adds a distinctive edge to this classic gray shade.
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8. Fiesta

The high energy Fiesta is a harbinger of excitement, encouraging free-spirited exploration to unknown but welcoming locales. A strong and fiery, yellow-based Red, the vivid Fiesta provides a stark contrast to the calming, softer nature of this season’s palette.

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9. Iced Coffee

A transitional color that will take us through the seasons, Iced Coffee manifests as another strong neutral for the season. With its natural earthy quality, the softness and subtlety of Iced Coffee creates a stable foundation when combined with the rest of this season’s palette.

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10. Green Flash

Green Flash calls on its wearer to explore, push the envelope and escape the mundane, radiating an openness that combines with the rest of the palette in unexpected but serendipitous ways. The popularity of this brilliant hue is representative of nature’s persistent influence even in urban environments, a trend continuing to inspire designers.

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Oscars 2016: Red Carpet Jewelry

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The stars always shine on the red carpet, and the 88th annual Academy Awards were no exception! It’s hard to choose a favorite, as this award season brought an abundance of stunning designer gowns and custom jewelry. No matter your style, you can count on Hollywood to help find inspiration for your next signature piece. Here are some tips for how to get an award winning look of your own.

Sophie Turner

Sophie was absolutely stunning in her eco-friendly gown by Galvan. The desert sage color of her gown perfectly matched her eyes and tsavorite Tiffany & Co. earrings. A modern diamond necklace and ring, also by Tiffany, completed the look. Our double strand diamond riviera necklace and cushion cut green toumaline earrings will add red carpet glamour to your next evening out.

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Cate Blanchett

Cate Blanchett was a vision in an ethereal Armani gown and nature inspired Tiffany and Co. jewels. Try our diamond feather earrings or rose gold star fish pendant to bring out your own natural beauty.

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Tina Fey

Tina wore a purple strapless Versace gown, adorned with a bold sapphire and diamond Bulgari necklace and white gold vintage ring. Get a similar look with our custom tanzanite collar necklace and vintage Edwardian diamond ring.

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Brie Larson & Olivia Wilde

Brie Larson may have won best actress, but she also won our hearts with her elegant ensemble. Diamond and pearl earrings by Japanese designer Niwaka were an delicate addition to her flowing royal blue Gucci gown. Olivia Wilde wowed in a pearl Edwardian choker by Neil Lane and pearl and diamond earrings. Pearls come in a range of breathtaking and unique styles and colors, far from the standard pearl strands you may be used to. You really need to see them for yourself!

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La La Anthony

TV personality La La Anthony was seen wearing black and white diamond jewelry by Le Vian to the Ninth Annual Women In Film Pre-Oscar Cocktail Party. Pairing black and white is a classic combination that has been gaining popularity in jewelry trends. You can get the look with our black sapphire & diamond earrings or go big with all diamonds in our black & white diamond hoops.

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Jane Wu

Actress and producer Jane Wu was flawless in a glittering black gown, accented with a beautifully interwoven Le Vian diamond ring. Similar intricate ring designs were seen on both Bar Paly and Kate Beckinsale. You can get a similar feel with our intertwined diamond ropes band or 7-row black and white diamond band.

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Steve Carell

Steve Carell chose a Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Perpetual to complete his look. Steve can’t keep his eyes off the black dial and striking highly-polished accents, and neither will you when you get this masterpiece on your own wrist.

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Tom McCarthy

Tom McCarthy, one of the screenwriters for Spotlight, the film that won best picture, was seen wearing a Jaeger-LeCoultre Geophysic True Second. The Geophysic’s subtle design and excellent precision ensure you’ll be wearing this timeless watch for years to come.

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Brian d’Arcy James

Brian d’Arcy James, who starred in Spotlight, walked the red carpet in a Clifton 10057. The blue dial moonphase and 1950s inspired design of this Baume & Mercier perfectly complemented his classic style.

 


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Red Carpet Jewelry at the 2016 Grammy Awards

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Musicians are used to commanding center stage, and award-worthy looks are a must when they hit the red carpet. Fashion at the Grammys is truly spectacular, not only do you get fantastic red carpet looks, but the wardrobe changes for performances are always something to see. This year was all about big performances, big personalities and big sparkle.

The biggest trends this year were big diamonds, subtle makeup and bare necks. Unlike the Golden Globes where statement necklaces stole the show, the Grammys featured glittering earrings and spectacular stacked rings and bracelets.


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Fabulous Sparkle

There was no shortage of fantastic diamond drop earrings. Ariana Grande was absolutely stunning in a scarlet red Romona Keveza gown. With Niwaka earrings, rings and wide bracelet, Ariana was the picture of glamour. Country singer Cam’s vivid yellow feathery dress by Georges Chakra went perfectly with her lively blonde curls. She elevated the playful sophistication with eye-catching oval drop diamond earrings. Anna Kendrick chose Harry Kotlar diamond earrings, as well as a diamond ring and bracelet to accent her shimmering black Emanuel Ungaro gown.

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Black & White Diamonds

Black diamonds are a big fashion trend, and one that stars like Janelle Monáe and Alessandra Ambrosio embraced wholeheartedly. True to her signature style, Janelle opted for a bold black and white dress from Jean Paul Gaultier’s Couture Collection. The balance of black and white even extended to her Pasquale Bruni Earrings and Carrera y Carrera and Levian Rings. Alessandra proved you don’t need to be a musician to be rock-star chic in an edgy Versace gown, sleek hair and smoky eyes. She paired ultra long and dangly earrings with Noudar black diamond finger rings to complete the look.

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Timeless Classics

Diamond studs adorned the ears of stars from Ellie Goulding to Carrie Underwood, but it was Chrissy Teigen’s colossal 20-carat Lorraine Schwartz diamonds that stole the show. Chrissy glowed in her form fitting white Yousef Al-Jasmi gown and bejeweled cape. Selena Gomez sparkled in a sultry, midnight blue, sequined gown by Calvin Klein. Her loose flowing hair would have hidden smaller stud earrings, making the large diamond hoops by Norman Silverman an ideal choice. The night wouldn’t be complete without spectacular diamond rings. And what’s better than one ring? How about one for every finger? From Ariana Grande to Zendaya, Demi Lovato to Elle King, matching and stacking rings was a huge trend this year.

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Don’t Forget the Boys

Sam Hunt traded his pink Dolce & Gabbana suit for a casual look when he joined country megastar Carrie Underwood for a memorable duet. His watch of choice for his Grammy debut? None other than a TUDOR Black Bay Black.

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Jewelry at the 2016 Golden Globe Awards

Jewelry at the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards

Hollywood’s 2016 awards season started off with a bang at the 73rd annual Golden Globes. Streamlined silhouettes and bold jewel-tones ruled the red carpet dresses, but statement necklaces took center stage. Not to be outdone by the glitz and glamour of over-the-top diamond jewelry, many of this year’s looks balanced the bold gowns with fabulous color gemstones. Here are some of our favorite trends from this year:


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A glittering Chopard collar gives a classic sophistication to Jennifer Lawrence’s modern, scarlet-red Dior gown. The essence of 1940s Hollywood glamour, Jennifer Lopez amplified her Giambattista Valli gown with 200 carats of Harry Winston diamonds. The modest silhouette is given a fun twist with its bold canary-yellow color and layering of the cascading drop diamond necklace and diamond wreath necklace. Emmy Rossum also dazzled with diamonds in another classic yet modern look. Rossum’s sleek strapless red Armani Privé gown was perfectly accented with an asymmetrical Van Cleef & Arpels diamond collar necklace.

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Bohemian Chic

Vintage and bohemian style chokers offered a stunning alternative to the jaw-dropping diamond collars. Leslie Mann was sweet and feminine in her rose colored Monique Lhuillier gown, but it was her accessories that got our attention. With a cascade of opals and tourmalines down her back, the gemstone choker by Irene Neuwirth was just as magnificent coming as it was going. Olivia Wilde wowed with a 70s inspired look. The loose waves of her hair worked beautifully with the sequined Michael Kors gown and matching carnelian and diamond Bulgari Heritage Collection choker. Maura Tierney had an understated elegance with a subdued color-blocked dress, clean makeup and simple top-knot. Tierney elevated her look with a vintage citrine, gold, and black rhodium torque necklace from Fred Leighton.

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Show-Stopping Color

Whether classic or ultra unique, over the top color gemstone rings were another favorite this year. Sparkling from head to toe, Julianne Moore looked like she stepped right out of the ocean with her sequined Tom Ford gown and unique Caribbean blue Chopard ring featuring 18.32 carats of Paraiba tourmalines. Sophia Bush was another star to bring back old Hollywood glamour with her classic black Narciso Rodriquez gown. Sleek hair, crimson lips and a perfectly matched Martin Katz ruby cocktail ring completed her look.

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Going Green

This may have been the year of the statement necklace, but awe inspiring accessories didn’t stop there. Jamie Alexander made us green with envy in an emerald green Art Deco print gown by Genny and matching Lorraine Schwartz emerald jewels. You couldn’t miss Taraji P Henson’s 107-carat cushion-cut emerald earrings by Kimberly McDonald. Suspended by a shimmering chain of diamonds, these giants were free to dance, giving them a light and playful look despite their size.

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Evening Pearls

Evening Pearls

Pearls are making a comeback as a high fashion trend for all ages. Jane Fonda was keeping it classy in a dramatic Yves Saint Laurent Coutur gown, paired with stunning Chopard pearls. Zendaya accented her tiered brocade Marchesa gown with stunning Yoko London earrings, dripping with Tahitian pearls and black diamonds set in black rhodium. One thing we can say, these aren’t your grandmother’s pearls!

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Dramatic Drops

Ultra long drop earrings offered a unique sparkle and movement with a light airy feel. Cate Blanchett was a vision in pale pink with her fringe and lace Givenchy Haute Couture gown and beautifully matching pearl tassel earrings by Tiffany & Co. Saoirse Ronan’s look was young and elegant in a white caped gown by Saint Laurent and delicate diamond Chopard earrings.

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The Softer Side of 2016: Rose Quartz & Serenity

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If you haven’t already, it’s time to say farewell to 2015’s color of the year Marsala, and hello to Pantone’s newest pick for 2016. For the first time Pantone has announced not one, but two colors of the year, Rose Quartz and Serenity. According to Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director at the Pantone Color Institute, the blending of these pastel hues reflect a soothing sense of order and peace to combat modern day stresses. So move over nursery rooms, because these dreamy pastels are bringing a new sophisticated style.

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Rose Quartz

“The soothing, calming nature of colors in the Spring collections are led by PANTONE 13-1520 Rose Quartz, a persuasive yet gentle tone that conveys compassion and a sense of composure. Like a serene sunset, flushed cheek or budding flower, Rose Quartz reminds us to reflect on our surroundings during the busy but lighthearted spring and summer months.”

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The peachy pink hue of Morganite exudes charm and tenderness. With its dazzling brilliance and soft colors of clear pink, peach, and hot fuchsia it’s no wonder it is known as the stone of divine love. It’s a gem that works as a bright and brilliant neutral, helping it compliment any ensemble. The versatile pink colors are truly brought to life once showcased against your skin.

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Fancy color diamonds have been celebrated throughout history as defining treasures of wealth and nobility. Pink diamonds are among the most alluring and the most rare. Out of the 133 million carats of diamonds mined yearly, the percentage of pink diamonds that weigh over a half-carat could fit in the palm of your hand! Ranging from the most delicate light pink to intense and vivid hues, these highly sought gems are perhaps one of earth’s most beautiful accidents.

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Another excellent representative for this year’s color is Kunzite. Feminine and seductive, the delicate, tender hues are said to enhance your capacity for understanding and bestow inner peace.

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Serenity

“Weightless and airy, like the expanse of the blue sky above us, PANTONE 15-3919 Serenity comforts with a calming effect, bringing a feeling of respite even in turbulent times. A transcendent blue, Serenity provides us with a naturally connected sense of space.”

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What better gemstone to embody the description of Serenity than the Aquamarine? For centuries, Aquamarine has been a symbol of youth, hope, health and fidelity. Named after seawater, aquamarine’s fresh watery hue is a cool plunge into a refreshing pool. Just like the water and sky it resembles, Aquamarines are found in a range of blues; from pale pastel to greenish-blue to a deep vivid color. It was long thought that Aquamarine has a soothing influence on married couples, making it a good anniversary gift.

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