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Jewelry Trends That Are Going to Take Over In 2020

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Jewelry trends are always exciting and 2020 will undoubtedly bring new concepts in fashion while reintroducing the old ones with some tweaks. New jewelry trends are already making some hits, and this blog is going to cover everything you need to watch out this year. If you want to keep your fashion game up in 2020, check the following trends and see what is missing from your jewelry box.

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What’s New in The Ear Rings?

Over-sized, bold, and statement earrings are going to be a thing in 2020. You may have already seen models wearing supersized hoops in different fashion shows. So, if you are going to invest in new earrings this year, invest in large hooped ones because they are here to stay for 2020.

Bridal Sets Are Changing

Elegant diamond bridal sets have passed the test of time, but 2020 has something more fancy to offer. Diamond double halo bridal sets filled with a lot and a lot of diamonds in a detailed manner are already a hit. If you want to go with something simple, that’s your choice, but 2020 demands it to be a little extra this year.

Bracelets- A Forever Hit

When it comes to bracelets, this year you can wear anything you want as long as it matches your overall look and personality. You can get a pair of bracelets to share with your best friend or a statement bracelet that makes you look and feel fabulous. You can even get one with your favorite movie quotes and probes.  2020 is welcoming all elegant bracelets.

What About Engagement Rings?

Just like bracelets, engagement rings are also up to your personal preferences. However, we have a little tip for you. While choosing an engagement ring for your partner, keep their personality and choice in your mind and we guarantee they will love it.

What’s the Update in Necklaces?

It seemed at the end of 2019 that this would be the last year for the chokers, but from the very start of 2020, they made a grand entry in the form of huge chains. You can get an idea from the latest jewelry collection by Channel. They have made quite a statement with their oversized chain chokers and we have a feeling that it is going to be a big hit this year. Pair your choker with a dress that compliments it and watch yourself shine above everyone.

The bottom line is that when it comes to fashion jewelry, you have to be very up to date with new trends. An outdated piece of jewelry can kill your whole vibe and you will not be able to make the statement that you want to make. So, check your jewelry box today and see how many updates you need.

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Fashionable Accessories and Jewelry Gift Ideas for Her

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Fashionable accessories and jewelry are an essential part of a fashionista’s wardrobe, taking an outfit from fine to fabulous just seconds, whether it is a pair of shoes, a new bag or a simple hair accessory. Whether she wants zebra-print boots or a Simone Rocha tote, she’ll be delighted with a gift that helps her both look and feel amazing.

Fashionable Accessories and Jewelry

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Fashionable accessories gift ideas

Designer bags

One of the last bags designed by Karl Lagerfeld, the Chanel 19 Bag is inspired by the classic 2.55 bag which was designed by Coco Chanel in February 1955 and is likely to become the brands next classic.

For a larger tote bag, consider the acrylic and faux pearl-embellished leather tote from Simone Rocha. This stunning bag is shaped and polished to look like a pearl that can also be worn across the body.

Animal-Print Boots

Tap into her wild side with animal print boots that can be worn with a day dress, denim or her favorite little black dress. It’s your choice for the style of boot, from cowboy boots with zebra stripes to leopard print ankle boots from Yves Saint Laurent. If you’re not sure which animal print to choose, try a simple mixed animal print ankle boot with brown-striped zebra and leopard. Slouchy silhouette boots have a sexy look when paired with a LBD, making it perfect for date-night. Knee-high boots look great with skinny jeans.

Hair accessories

Hair accessories are an easy way to change up a look from season to season. Choose from ribbons, scarves, and flowers, but also jewels for fancy occasions, including cascades of Swarovski crystals over the head. Scarves have a hippie and retro vibe depending on the way they are styled, without acting like a cover.

Jewelry gift ideas

Fashionable Accessories and Jewelry

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There are major trends in jewelry this year. Some of these are new takes on old themes. This makes your gift choices a lot easier, as if they liked a similar style in the past, they’re likely to love the new take by modern designers.

Bold colors

Jewelry is the perfect way to add color to a look. Bright floral and beaded pieces, gemstones and mismatched colors are all about having fun with accessories to make a statement. This trend means it is simple to find awesome anniversary gifts for her since each year is marked by a particular gem that you can match to your gift. Whilst pearl is for 30 years of marriage and diamond for your 60th anniversary, the lesser-known stones include the fifth anniversary stone is sapphire and the 16th peridot.

Super-sized jewelry

Hoop earrings in gold have been supersized to wear with everything from power suits, to LBDs and jeans. Chain-link necklaces have also been seen on the catwalk at far larger sizes than previously. The key to styling an oversized piece of chain-link jewelry is to contrast the size with something more delicate like a single diamond necklace.

Single earrings

Instead of matching earrings, catwalk models were wearing just one earring. Crystal styles that cascaded past the shoulder and ornate gold version earrings are on-trend in an explosion of color. Bright floral and beaded pieces, gemstones and mismatched colors are all about having fun with accessories to make a statement.

Fashionable Accessories and Jewelry

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Pearls

Pearls are one of this year’s hair accessory trends, pinned into braids, the base of ballerina buns or dotted through the hair for a romantic touch to glamorous retro hairstyles. You can buy pearl earrings where you have the option of detaching it whenever you wish, leaving a simple hoop earring. 

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5 Must-Have Pieces from Jewelry Brand Teel Yes

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The founders of Teel Yes shared something in common with most women currently living in New York City: they found keeping up with the city’s ever-changing trends overwhelming. With so many new trends emerging every week, wouldn’t it be easier to just have a stylish friend pick out the most fashionable pieces for us? That’s where Teel Yes comes in. The New York City-based jewelry brand works with contemporary jewelry designers and innovative artists to curate artful, yet simplistic pieces with a lot of personality. Here are 5 must-have pieces from Teel Yes that we absolutely love, and trust me: there’s a lot more where that came from.

 

Gold Tone Double Ball Ring, $36
You may not have been a fan of Geometry in high school, but in fashion, geometric shapes are where it’s at. This gold-tone double ball ring from the Mob Legend Geometric Jewelry series is both bold and effortless. Pair this with any outfit to add an extra bit of sophistication to your look.

4 Earring Trends to Try This Spring

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Earrings can be simple like a pair of everyday studs, or they can be daring and dangly like a pair of ornate chandelier earrings. Unfortunately, earrings tend to be the piece of jewelry that get left behind and forgotten since most women opt to wear their hair down over their ears. A simple way to dress up an outfit, especially if you don’t feel like doing your hair but still want to add some pizzaz, is by adding over-the-top earrings. It’s the easiest trick in the book!

 
Rather than appearing untamed by throwing you hair in a bun, or maybe it’s second day hair and you didn’t have time to wash it, an up ‘do now looks as if you styled your hair to show off your fabulous earrings. A tip for extra ear candy for those with double earlobe piercings: wear a statement earring in the first hole and a simple stud in the second hole. A little goes a long and it’s all about the accessories, baby. Click through to check out the earrings trends to try this spring!

3 Valentine’s Day Gifts That Give Back

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Jewelry is one of the most popular, classic Valentine’s Day gifts to date, yet it always seems impossible to find just the right piece for your loved one. A bracelet can’t be too gaudy if their tastes are simple, or a necklace too simple if their tastes are more extravagant. With so much on the market, it can seem a daunting task to select just the right piece and find something at the right price. With these three Valentines Day gifts that give back, we’ve made it simple to find the right bling for even the most picky of recipients, donating a little something to a good cause. After all, it is the holiday of love.

 

(Photo courtesy of Delicacies Jewelry, Delicacies Wheat Bracelet, $50)


Whether she’s a chef or just a major foodie, Delicacies Jewelry offers a variety of ingredient themed jewelry and donates the proceeds to a good cause. This Valentine’s Day each bracelet purchased donates 50 meals to charities, hand selected by a team of chefs, including brand ambassador Andrew Zimmern. It is truly the gift that keeps on giving and is a totally unique alternative to the typical diamond pendant.
 

(Photo courtesy of Novica, Pearl and Sterling Silver Branch Pendant Necklace from Peru, ‘Modern Branch’, $79.99)


Every woman deserves to have a nice set of pearls; however, the modern woman often doesn’t have a need for a full set.  Enter designer Daniela de Sainz’s contemporary spin on the classic pearl necklace. Simple and understated, yet totally elegant, this piece is sure to please both the minimalist and the woman who enjoys the finer things in life. Sourced by Novica, a company in association with National Geographic, each item purchased supports the business of artisans around the world.
 

(Photo courtesy of Fashionable, Druzy Earrings, $98)


For the gal who needs a little sparkle in her life, Fashionable offers gorgeous druzy stone earrings set in 14K gold, all while providing business opportunities to women facing hardships locally and abroad. Iridescent, subtle, and perfect for any occasion, these earrings are sure to make your S.O. swoon.

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Jewelry Instagrams to Obsess Over

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A nice piece of jewelry is what can really pull an ensemble together. There are so many ideas and combinations that you can use when accessorizing your favorite jewelry pieces that make the experience so fun. However, the hardest part is finding what bangle, necklace, or rings you want to incorporate into your outfit. This is why social media like Instagram is so fun, they do all the  work for you. Check out these 5 jewelry companies (and their IGs!) for some style inspo for your next look.

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Rocksbox (@rocksbox)
Rocksbox takes all of the hard work out of accessorizing. Fancy event coming up? Job interview? First date? They have you covered. With a Rocksbox account you can have a stylist pick out personalized jewelry for you that you can “borrow” and whatever you are finished with you send back and if something catches your eye you can buy it and keep forever!

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Harper & Jewels (@harperandjewels)
If you have a taste for expensive looking jewelry at a great price then Harper and Jewels is the company for you. Their Insagram and website harperandjewels.com regularly features beautiful pieces like the “Collette Crystal Silver & Black Statement Necklace” which is guaranteed to turn heads.
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Jewels by Grace (@jewelsbygrace)
Jewels by Grace are for the seriously jewelry obsessed. Their antique one of a kind pieces are perfect for someone looking to splurge to have that must have piece in their jewelry collection. Take a look at their “Antique Cushion Cut Diamond Calibre Emerald Halo Ring” and see if you can stop yourself from drooling.
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Chrysalis (@lovechrysalis)
It can be overwhelming sifting through a jewelry site and trying to pinpoint what you need the most. Chrysalis specializes in cute, colorful bangles that you can customize, mix and match, or purchase ready-made stacks. The founders of the company pledge to create jewelry that means something special and now have collections available all over the world in
the USA, Europe, Mexico, Australia, and New Zealand.
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Copper Canary (@coppercanary)
If you find yourself frequenting Etsy a lot you may have stumbled upon Copper Canary’s page. With antique and vintage jewelry spanning fro engagement rings to necklaces and bracelets, Copper Canary caters to your fine jewelry tastes.
 
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Jewelry Instagrams to Obsess Over: Featured image courtesy of Rocksbox

Spring Accessories to Amp Up Your Style

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Spring is finally here, and in celebration of the warmer weather, we are bringing you the pieces you need to have in your wardrobe this season. While I am definitely not a proponent of replacing your entire wardrobe each season with the latest and greatest items, there is no harm in investing in accessories that will uplift your look—and these will certainly do the trick. 

Colorful Bags
While color returns in full force to our spring wardrobe, it always comes packaged just a little bit differently. This year, it’s all about the bag. In addition to bold colors, this season’s bags will feature some interesting shapes. From slouchy shapes to more structured aesthetics, nothing is off limits this season. Runway shows like Fendi, Marni, Proenza Schouler, Prada, and Dior, just to name a few, are good references as we curate our wish lists.

Photo Courtesy of Fendi

Photo Courtesy of Fendi


Trendy Shoes
For those who aren’t quite ready to show off their toes that have been hiding all winter long, it’s time to invest in a seriously stylish pair of flats. While the flat is the usual go-to shoe for spring, every season we search for deviations of the classic cut. The ease of beauty and comfort is sometimes hard to master, but these Free People loafers are the perfect combination. Pair these with jeans or work slacks for a casual or more professional interpretation.

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Baseball Caps
Baseball caps emerged in full force this past winter with funny catch phrases on the front, but they are not just meant as comedic items. They have transitioned into a spring fashion staple. You can find solid polyester ones like this one from ASOS, or you can wear one that’s more colorful. When the sun comes out to play, we need to have some protection, and these hats are the answer. The best thing about this emerging trend is you can always play the retro or vintage card and pull out your parents’ old sports caps, thus recycling fashions, making an old a new.   
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Chunky Earrings
While statement jewelry has been a term in fashion for years, most often what we turn to is a collar necklace or a piece with a larger plate. Another way we would rock some statement jewelry is bangles or stackable bracelets. But this spring, it is all about the earring. Light and large, they are artistic pieces reminding us of sculptures and statues. With minimal makeup and a bare chest, these items make the look come alive. While still gaudy in nature, they are almost minimalist, not calling for any other pieces around it to distract from its presence.
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Photo Courtesy of LorenHope


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Spring Accessories to Amp Up Your Style: Photograph courtesy of ASOS

Mismatched Earrings

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We’ve all suffered through that devastating moment when you come to find that an earring is missing after a long night out. Although we may never wear it again, we have the habit of keeping them stashed away in our jewelry boxes. Here’s an idea, try wearing mismatched earrings. You can DIY or buy a, not so identical, pair. Look no further than your own jewelry box, or this could be an excuse to shop and splurge. Many celebrities have been spotted sporting the unconventional look.

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It always boils down to two routes, subtle and dramatic. When it comes to mismatched earrings you can elect either. If you’re weary of the trend, try a subtle look; pair two different studs together that make a cohesive look. If you’re feeling bold, pair a stud with a chandelier earring.

This trend is meant to be an attention grabber, so have fun with it. There really isn’t a way to miss the mark when it comes to mismatching. You can go to a department store, or rummage through your own pile of earrings and get creative. Mix and match however you please because the opportunities are endless.

(If it works for Gwyneth Paltrow, it can work for you.)

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Calico Juno Designs: Jewelry Review

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Originality and authenticity are the pillars of today’s fashion scene and it doesn’t get much more original or authentic than jewelry by Calico Juno Designs. These heirloom quality, handmade pieces embody true artistry. Each pair of earrings effortlessly transcends nature’s organic beauty with each design’s curved lines and intricate gemstone work.

Bohemian 125

This design is bound to bring out everyone’s inner nomad. The playful use of color in the pink ruby and mandarin garnet surrounding the bold turquoise in the center makes this pair of earrings an essential piece in anyone’s jewelry collection. Wear them in the springtime and summer and let the sun vividly bounce off each precious stone, or wear them during the fall and let the rich, red and gold tones pay homage to the season’s turning leaves. Click here to visit the site and purchase your own pair!

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This pair, although more subtle than its Bohemian counterpart, is a soft design that evokes the image of a gentle rain. Perfect for any bride who’s looking for her “something blue” in her spring wedding and perfect for any woman looking to incorporate a bit of nature in her jewelry box. Turquoise is the perfect stone for those who are looking to implement color into their jewelry but are still timid. It complements every skin tone and has enough of a hue to deliver the desired ‘pop of color.’ Elegant and lively, this pair will become your go-to option for when you’re just not sure what to wear. Click here to visit the site and purchase your own pair!

Beauty aside, these earrings are artifacts of a timeless industry. By purchasing a pair of Calico Juno earrings, you are supporting the artists devoted to their craft. Visit www.calicojunodesigns.com and start browsing for your new favorite pair of earrings today! By Regina Alvarado

Calico Juno Designs: Transcending the Beauty of Nature images are courtesy of Calico Juno Designs

Win a Pair of Earrings From Royal Things

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Win a pair of earrings from Royal Things!

Cliché Magazine teams up with Royal Things for a giveaway you won’t want to miss!
Three (3) lucky winners will receive the following:
– One of three unique pairs of earrings (tiger’s eye, agate, or crystal) from Royal Things
How To Enter
Fill out the form below for one entry in the giveaway*
*Referring the link to a friend who then enters the giveaway will get you two (2) extra entries in the giveaway!
Selection
The winner(s) will be chosen at random using random.org and ContestHopper and will be contacted within 24 hours after the giveaway has ended. Winners will be given five days to claim their prize before they forfeit it to another winner.

Giveaway open to U.S. residents only.

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About Royal Things

neonyellowAmber Royal is a second-chance kind of artisan.  She began with a jewelry business named Royal Things selling not only her handmade jewelry, but vintage, too.  She was originally compelled to work with the jewelry to fulfill the mission of bringing meals to those who needed the extra help.  Realizing that there other modes of being helpful that are more conducive to a one-person operation, she decided to switch gears.  While still donating to organizations that have relief missions, she is starting fresh to focus more on making jewelry and creating jewelry that women enjoy wearing.  Now, she is building on her line of handmade jewelry, with the thought of donating to hunger relieving charities as her jewelry receives recognition.

Amber Royal enjoys making jewelry that makes a real statement.   Think crystalline etchings combined with antique elegance.  As a new Baltimore artisan, she creates primarily one-of-a-kind jewelry using vintage and gemstone beads.  Like designs of yesteryear, each piece of jewelry is made to pique the interest of those that like innovation and fashion.  In essence, the jewelry designs are literally and figuratively multifaceted pieces of modern art that also happens to be wearable.