Thursday, April 30, 2009

Top 5: Statement Jewelry Picks

I am a person that loves the Autumn season because I feel like layers of clothes looks far better than a little tank top and shorts. Despite my pleading with the man upstairs, the world still gets hotter ever year, and I am forced to wear the lightest clothes possible in order not to die of overheating. If you are like me, and need something to make your summer wardrobe pop without adding bulk, Never Fear! Statement jewelry can add complexity to an otherwise simple outfit. Today I give to you my top 5 picks for statement jewelry pieces.

1. Giles & Brother 
   'Irular Collar Necklace'  -  $540.00

2. Marquis & Camus Brooch
     style # 6FBC12
    $185.00 (used to be $265.00)

3.  Urban Outfitters
      'Dreamers Bracelet' - $28.00

4. Jacquie Aiche
    'Double Prong Geode Ring'- $255.00

5. Gara Danielle 
    'Green Turquoise Ring' - $180.00

Thursday, April 23, 2009

Crazy About: Studs

This inaugural edition of 'Crazy About' is dedicated to my current obsession: pyramid studs! I simply can't get enough of these bad boys, and here, I'll show you some of the easiest studly pieces to incorporate into your wardrobe. 

1.  The fabulous Urban Renewal Studded Denim Vest: This former jean jacket is the perfect addition to add some punch to an otherwise simple outfit.  

2. Pyramid Stud Earrings: At only 16 bucks, these babies will up your badass quotient, without putting a huge dent in your wallet.

3. Free People Juno Stud Wedge: A studded leather wedge is the perfect, yet unexpected addition to your summer attire. $168.00 

4. Bona Drag Studded Ballet Slippers: The former ballerina in my nearly had a heart attack after setting my eyes on these. The perfect blend of girly fantasy, meets biker chic.

5. Urban Renewal Studded Short: Each pair of these vintage cut off shorts are different, yet they all have one thng in common: a pyramid stud trim. Each pair has been naturally distressed by their original owner, which gives the shorts some character.