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  • Warning: You may be blinded by desire! Jewelry by JAR dazzles at the Met

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    I daresay that even the most glitz phobic could not help but  be wowed by this exhibition. I ran up to see the press preview of Jewelry by JAR at The Metropolitan Museum of Art this morning and barely wanted to leave the show. Honestly, I could have spent the day soaking up the radiant jewels on display and although I didn’t get a ring to ‘put on it,’ I did come back with a tome to explore on the…

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  • MUST CATCH: Cate Blanchett in Blue Jasmine, Smash & Grab diamond thiefs, and Marina Abramovic Institute on Kickstarter (with Lady Gaga)

    Cate Blanchette & her Birkin in Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine

    Entertain yourself with these style inspiring treats of a woman who lost it all (Cate Blanchett in Blue Jasmine), a gang who wants it all (The Pink Panther crime ring in Smash & Grab), and a performance artist (Marina Abramovic) who breaks the walls to connect art and audience in its deepest simplicity of being. Blue Jasmine Really, it’s not the new Woody Allen movie. It’s THE new Cate Blanchett movie Ahh, the aftermath of a boushy life. There’s a rigid lifestyle…

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  • How to wear big jewelry… We know you like Inspiration- New Statement Jewelry a la Lanvin


    Looking at an overcrowded jewelry box from years of collecting (or, a naked one from fear of accessorizing) can be daunting. Statement jewelry is it for fall, and no time better to get the look than right now with what you have at hand. Here’s how to wear big jewelry and look like you mean it! Get Inspired this season with Statement Jewelry from Lanvin Fall 2013: Statement Jewelry (aka that’s in your face gorgeous) has been making a splash…

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  • $250 JEWELRY GIFT CERTIFICATE GIVEAWAY: Gemvara- Customize Jewelry To Get Get the Rock Without the Fuss


    Win this: Just in time for Mothers Day…. let mom (or you) customize jewelry with our gift certificate giveaway chance, just for joining the FocusOnStyle newsletter! We’ve got a $250 Gemvara gift card  to give out. All you have to do is join our newsletter and like us on Facebook between now and Friday, May 11 (Midnight EST) and we will select one lucky winner at random! I am jonesing for the Naked Emerald Triple Ring with Emerald-Cut Black Onyx, pictured above, but it’s…

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  • Jewelry

    Shopping Guide: Jewelry Add an instant dose of high-shine glamor to any look with these covetable gems curated with you in mind. From jewelry of all types and provenances for just about any occasion, here’s a savvy assortment of jewelry focused on the trends of the season that are all easily available online. More on jewelry trends

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  • Wear Big Earrings Like Jennifer Hudson & Get A Little Gypsy In Your Soul

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    I’ll Have What She’s Having: My Kind of Hoop Dreams By Way of Modern, Enviable Gold Earrings While the recent wave of minimalism that swept through fashion made earrings and other baubles take a backseat, Jennifer Hudson’s gold lapis hoops she recently wore at a signing for her new book “I Got This” made a case for the easy flair a bright pair of earrings can add to just about any look. Pairing them with a simple, unadorned orange dress,…

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    Emily Blunt wears Sethi Couture 18 K Pink and White Diamond Flower Earrings, Retail: $3800,

    I'll Have What She's Having: A modern take on a once concervative classic piece of jewelry… the new button earring. Once reserved for the conservative twin-set bunch, little round earrings seem fresh again after season's of loud statement making jewelry. Forget about dowdy, there's a certain sense of freshness and modernity to button earrings now that you will most certainly want to revisit. Just take a look at Emily Blunt wearing Sethi Couture 18 K Pink and White Diamond Flower Earrings…

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  • Fall Trends Accessory Report- The Choker Necklace is the IT Jewelry Trend

    Trend Report: The Choker Necklace is the IT jewelry trend for fall 2011

    The Top Seven Accessory Trends for Fall 2011 with StyleSight, Day 6, is Jewelry Day! Our last day of looking at Accessory Trends with StyleSight leaves us with the re-imagined Choker necklace adding a concise, tailored, industrial and ultimately sophisticated finishing touch to Fall's minimal glamour. From Louis Vuitton's harmonious take on the Peter Pan collar in metallics and leather to Lanvin's maximalist chunky floral choker, these statement making necklaces are the last word on polished, put together confidence. We…

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  • Milla Jovovich Knows How to Wear Beige With a Pop of Color and Major Bling

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    I'll Have What She's Having: Vibrant red & some Jacob & Co. bling. Beige, nude, taupe, and all those "new neutrals" are hotter than hot this season, but let's face it, they can wash you out.Runway after runway, model after model– particularly at New York Fashion Week- all worked the Spring / Summer beige trend. But to be honest, after the third day of shows, it all morphed into one big beige blob for me.While beiges can be very soft…

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  • The Jewelry of Van Cleef and Arpels, Timeless Iconic Design on Display


    The Jewelry of Van Cleef and Arpels, Timeless Iconic Design on Display. Must See: “Set in Style: The Jewelry of Van Cleef & Arpels” at the Smithsonian's Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. For more then century, the remarkable history of Van Cleef & Arpels has been intertwined with the lives of many of the greatest personalities of our time. Each has enhanced the other and set the stage for the display of some of the grandest jewelry of out time.Going back…

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  • Treat Yourself With A Vintage Chanel Bag and Jewelry


    Great classic style never dies… Didn’t quite get what you want this holiday season? Tired or loading up on a lot of trendy pieces that have a fashion spoil date sooner than your credit card bill comes in? What to do? Don’t fret?It’s time to cozy up to some timeless style and nothing says it more than vintage Chanel!It’s the epitome of how to dress French and the reason why classic French chic endures. Vintage Chanel bags and jewelry have…

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  • Sally Bass Wearable Art- Jewelry to Covet


    I caught up with wearable art designer Sally Bass in Jackson Hole this summer and thought there is no time better for you to discover her amazing, unique one-of-a-kind jewelry than right now! Her bold and striking creations are perfect to gift yourself or to someone who has everything.Sally Bass jewelry is not for the fashionably shy. Many of the large-scale designs are so distinctive, or as she puts it –there are no ordinary production pieces here– that you you…

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