Jewelry

Meghan Markle Wore $384,000 in Jewelry for Time Cover

Meghan Markle appeared on the cover of Time‘s “100 Most Influential People of 2021” issue wearing $384,000 in jewelry, the Daily Mail reports.

The Duchess of Sussex posed for the cover with her husband, Prince Harry. An article by José Andrés, founder of World Central Kitchen, celebrated their charity work.

He wrote: “In a world where everyone has an opinion about people they don’t know, the duke and duchess have compassion for the people they don’t know. They don’t just opine. They run toward the struggle.”

The Daily Mail highlighted each piece of jewelry that Meghan wore, explaining

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The Rayy Creates Jewelry That Reflects Personal Messages In The Sunlight

After years of scientific research, co-founders of The Rayy, Romain Testuz and Yuliy Schwartzburg, developed a revolutionary jewelry line that has the unique ability to reflect sunlight into personal messages. In their newest collection, Facets, they’ve collaborated with Spanish artist, Blanca Miró Skoudy. We speak to Testuz and Ingrid Gosselin, Managing Director of The Rayy, about the brand and the new collection.

Your new collection, Facets, combines fine jewelry and advanced technology. Can you talk about the process of developing the collection and

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Is Your Diamond Jewelry ‘Ethical?’

This week on Under The Radar:

Pop the champagne! October is the most popular month to get married, according to The Knot, the nation’s leading wedding marketplace. And the wedding industry sure is on the rebound after more than a year of postponed pandemic weddings. That includes increased consumer demand for diamond engagement rings.

Diamond sales shot up 30 percent from last year. Consumer demand coupled with COVID-19 restrictions led to global diamond shortages, and something else: a more vocal movement calling for a move away from mined diamonds toward so-called ethical or conflict-free diamonds.

But… it’s complicated.

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Angelina Jolie’s Minimalist Jewelry Staples Are Timeless

Lately, the jewelry trends have been heading in a more maximalist direction. Fashion girls are opting for whimsical beaded necklaces reminiscent of ones in their childhood jewelry boxes. Earrings and rings, too, seem to have become more expressive, with some chunky baubles even resembling the confections you’d find in a candy store. That being said, this newfound maximalist world can sometimes feel overstimulating. Thus, it’s refreshing to see a celebrity like Angelina Jolie who’s immune to the trends and remains steadfast in her minimalist ways. Jolie’s jewelry staples all err on the side of subtlety.

Jolie’s favorite pieces are similar

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22 places where you can get the best affordable jewelry in 2021

From braided rings and chunky hoops to gemstone necklaces and tennis bracelets, the best affordable jewelry brands on the market provide timeless, multi-generational pieces that we’re heart-eyed over.

But, the price in the fine jewelry area can be daunting at times, especially when ordering online. Let’s face it — after a while, stock images of rose gold, sterling silver and diamonds all look the same.

After consulting with a gemologist to roundup the best engagement rings to buy online, we realized while diamonds are great and all (in fact, they’re a girl’s best friend), there are so many other dainty,

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Jewelry Shop to Open on Trumansburg Main St. | Regional News

Jewelry artist Siedra Loeffler was born during a meteor shower, so her parents named her after the Urdu and Latin “Sidra,” meaning “Like a star.” 

It makes sense that she should have become fascinated by the sparkle of jewels and drawn to jewelry making. 

She has recently moved here from her home in San Francisco to join friends at nearby Sweet Land Farm and is poised to open her own jewelry shop, The Gold Hammer, at 19 Main St. in Trumansburg, adding some more sparkle to the village’s main drag. 

Loeffler describes her work as “minimal sculptural forms that are

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The Fall 2021 Jewelry Trend Report

Spring 2022 is a body-con season for clothes and some types of jewelry. Body chains adorned bare midriffs and were threaded through cutouts and under corsets, while arm bands drew attention to the biceps. At the same time, both hoop earrings and chokers grew to enormous proportions, and chainlink for women, as well as men, blew up too. Necklaces were sometimes layered but most pile-ups involved rings and stacks of bangles, often in rainbow-bright colors. The use of natural materials—wood, shells, stone—stood in direct contrast to the glitzy 1980s-style sets seen here and there.

Fringes continue to be popular (some

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10 Of The Best Everyday Jewelry Pieces

A great piece of jewelry is that magical (and beautiful) item that has the power to completely transform an outfit. Whether you’re working from home in your favorite loungewear or getting dressed to grab lunch with friends, the right assortment has the power to take your look to the next level. Loved for its versatility and wearability, the options are endless: From layered gold chains and hoop earrings to delicate bracelets and stackable rings, there are endless ways to wear and pair daily jewelry staples.

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14 Best Jewelry Brands: Monica Vinader, Mejuri, Jennifer Behr & More

Injecting a simple jeans and tee look with a little oomph isn’t the easiest of tasks, unless, of course, you have the best jewelry brands at your disposal. There’s a reason jewels are typically considered the final touch—everything from huggies to pendant necklaces and even dainty drop earrings can add a bit of dazzle to the otherwise drab, and while classic fine jewelry brands like Cartier, Bulgari, and Tiffany & Co. are undoubtedly the heavyweights, they’re not your only option. Thanks to rising jewelry stars, there’s plenty of shine to go around. Ahead, the best jewelry brands you should be

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