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Mother Earth’s wildly vivid gifts, made perfect by human hands.

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FROM PRINCESS EUGENIE’S BRIDAL emeralds to Lady Gaga’s padparadscha engagement ring, 2018 was a banner year for colored gemstone jewelry. Let’s keep that momentum going! With a bountiful buffet of brightly colored beauties in your showcases, you’ll be ready to tempt any color lover who comes by.

Andy Lif (ABOVE)

Model Lary Muller wears 18K Italian yellow gold jewelry by Andy Lif, including Genesis ring with 1.45-carat orange tourmaline and diamonds (0.25 TCW), $2,800; Sacred Shade ring with 2.75-carat rhodolite garnet with diamonds (0.25 TCW), $5,050; Cobra hoop earrings with red plique-à-jour enamel and diamonds (0.63 TCW), $4,600; Cobra rings with blue, orange and purple plique-à-jour enamel ($2,200-$2,600); and Simba rings with vitreous enamel (blue, cognate and orange) with
diamonds and rubies, $2,500-$3,100. andylifjewelry.com, (917) 288-4481, info@andylifschutz.com. Photographer: Michael Donovan, Creative Director: Elizabeth Bonanno, Stylist: Soaree Cohen

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Sweet Stones

These playful pieces are as pretty as any picture. With smile-inducing, unicorn-worthy color combinations, these gently-hued lovelies are sweet as candy with none of the cavity risk. Guaranteed to lift the spirits.

Parade Design

14K white gold ring with sapphires (2.56 TCW) and diamonds (0.26 TCW).

$4,200

(213) 763-2099, paradedesign.com

Isabelle Grace Jewelry

14K yellow gold fill over sterling silver necklace with rose quartz, chalcedony, and green onyx.

$74

(508) 951-1749, isabellegracejewelry.com

Ruta Reifen Jewelry

14K yellow gold earrings with white and pink sapphires (1.60 TCW) and rubies (0.35 TCW).

$1,800

info@rutareifen.com, rutareifen.com

Assael

18K yellow greenish gold earrings with two golden South Sea cultured pearls, four radiant cut fancy yellow diamonds (1.425 TCW) and two carved golden yellow jadeite discs.

$37,000

(212) 819-0060, assael.com

Ana Katarina

18K yellow gold necklace with diamonds (0.13 TCW) and multi-colored sapphires (0.62 TCW).

$6,650

karen@anakatarina.com, anakatarina.com

Stuller

14K rose gold ring with pink topaz and Ethiopian opal.

$1,092

(800) 877-7777, stuller.com

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Omi Prive

Platinum and 18K rose gold ring with padparadscha sapphire (3.44 TCW) and diamonds (1.20 TCW).

Price on request

(877) 664-4367, omiprive.com

Tresor Collection

18K yellow gold earrings with tanzanite, pink tourmaline, tsavorite, and morganite.

$1,800

(305) 375-0935, tresorcollection.com

Marco Bicego

18K yellow gold bracelet with diamonds and mixed semi-precious stones, including citrine, garnet, and amethyst.

$9,601

(866) 4BICEGO, us.marcobicego.com

Sultry Styles

With bold colors and luscious curves, these sensual styles will call to your customers’ deepest, most hotly burning desires. From rich ruby and ravishing rhodonite to sensuous sapphire and tantalizing tsavorite, these gem-adorned treasures will have gemstone lovers begging for more.

Kimberly Collins Colored Gems

18K yellow gold necklace with sapphires (1.42 TCW) from blue to teal to green.

$2,875

(512) 661-8778, kimberlycollinsgems.com

KIR

Collection Sterling silver pendant with amethyst.

$295

(303) 530-1268 , kircollection.com

Campbellian Collection

18K white gold earrings with oval tsavorite garnets (4.33 TCW), Brazilian Paraiba tourmaline (0.72 TCW), diamonds (0.66 TCW), and other tsavorite garnets (2.55 TCW).

$42,500

(908) 656-5614, campbellian.nyc

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Prounis Jewelry

22K yellow gold and rhodonite earrings.

$14,960

studio@prounisjewelry.com, prounisjewelry.com

Shefi Diamonds

14K white gold ring with rubies (0.625 TCW) and diamonds.

$1,500

(212) 391-1482, shefidiamonds.com

VTse Jewelry

18K yellow gold necklace with tourmaline and diamonds.

$14,000

(626) 577-9288, vtsejewelry.com

MIA Katrin for Jewel Couture

18K yellow gold ring with ruby and diamonds.

$2,080

(336) 329-9341, jeweljewel.com

Just Jules

14K yellow gold earrings with tourmaline (19.69 TCW) and diamonds (0.17 TCW).

$2,200

(480) 860-6211, justjules.com

Pyrrha

14K yellow gold necklace with rondelle rubies and a gold charm.

$1,988

(877) 479-7742, pyrrha.com

Becky Stone writes about jewelry styles for INSTORE. She is founder and CEO of well-known jewelry blog Diamonds in the Library.

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New Arrivals

From Big Cuff Statements to Stacking Bangles, Here Are The Newest Bracelets

The wrist wants what it wants.

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THE BRACELET IS A well-established staple of the modern jewelry lover’s wardrobe. Whether it’s jangling cheerfully in a row of its fellows, peeping out from the cuff of a silk blouse, or bringing a moment of elegance to a muscular forearm, bracelets are one of the most easily wearable forms of adornment. Unobtrusive but visible to the wearer, a bracelet is the perfect piece for the customer who wants to add some beauty to their daily life.

Joyla Jewelry worn by model Meghan Gadola includes three-strand bracelet with turquoise, leather and 24K gold vermeil chain, $200; three-strand labradorite with orange leather bracelet, $200; labradorite, prehnite and peridot with 24K gold vermeil beads, $200; three-strand labradorite and mint leather, $200; two-strand carnelian and orange leather, $140; and labradorite wrap bracelet, $175. Visit joylajewelry.com or call (301) 448-7367 for more information.Photographer: Jennifer Lust

Bodacious Bracelets

It’s hard to find a stronger jewelry power play than a statement bracelet: There’s a reason Wonder Woman wore them. These daring designs are all that’s necessary to turn any outfit into a major league look. One of these is all you need — although fearless jewelry lovers will find that even these bold bracelets can play well with others in the right stacking situation.

Noush

14K yellow gold bracelet with emerald and diamonds.

$2,800

(424) 265-0096, noushjewelry.com

Hugo Kohl

14K yellow gold die-rolled bracelet with diamonds.

$12,420

(540) 574-4306, hugokohl.com

Les Georgettes by Altesse

Silver-plated brass bracelet with interchangeable leather band.

$119

(718) 360-2917, lesgeorgettes.com/us

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Bellarri

14K rose gold bangle with blue topaz, pink sapphire, and diamonds.

$6,220

(800) 255-0192, bellarri.com

Alessa

18K rose gold hand-painted bracelet with diamonds (0.96 TCW).

$12,994

(+502) 2299-8686, alessa.jewelry

Elizabeth Garvin Fine

18K yellow gold and oxidized silver cuff bracelet with morganite (34.60 TCW).

$9,340

(212) 420-9470, elizabethgarvinfine.com

Zina Sterling Silver

Sterling silver cuff bracelet.

$675

(310) 286-2212, zinasterling.com

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COUTUREMARK By VIP

Diamond 18K rose and white gold bracelet with sapphires (31.54 TCW) and diamonds (4.22 TCW).

Price on request

(800) 847-3426, vipdiamond.com

Todd Reed

18K yellow gold bracelet with diamonds (0.32 TCW).

$50,000

(303) 442-6280, toddreed.com

Wrist Whispers

These barely-there beauties don’t scream for attention, but their delicacy is what makes them so very alluring. These slender, subtle adornments are perfect for layering or for adding just a hint of magic to any day. Ideal for customers on the hunt for an everyday treat, a versatile gift, or the perfect tiny treasure.

Ostbye

Sterling silver bracelet with diamonds (0.20 TCW).

$369

(888) 837-1023, ostbye.com

Lafia

14K yellow gold bracelet with amethyst, blue topaz, citrine, emerald, pink sapphire, and ruby.

$1,500

(647) 274-8885, lafiajewellery.com

Ania Haie

Sterling silver bracelet with rhodium plating.

$39

(866) 256-6151, aniahaie.us

YAMA

14K yellow gold cuff bracelet.

$2,500

+972 50 866-0544, yamajewelry.com

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Keith Jack

Sterling silver and 10K yellow gold bracelet.

$309

(604) 971-4367, keithjack.com

Shy Creation

Black silk string bracelet with 14K rose gold and diamond.

$370

Info@shycreation.com, shycreation.com

Lafonn

Platinum-bonded sterling silver bracelet with lab-grown sapphires and simulated diamonds.

$185

855-2-LAFONN , lafonn.com

Julez Bryant

14K rose gold bracelet with diamonds (0.12 TCW).

$2,798

(844) 525-7775, julezbryant.com

Facet Barcelona

14K yellow gold bracelet with diamonds (1.30 TCW).

$3,899

(212) 302-8200 , facetbarcelona.com

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These are the Very Latest Engagement and Wedding Rings

From timeless to edgy, these bridal rings will turn heads this fall.

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EVEN CUSTOMERS WHO don’t normally have a thing for bling will run toward a jewelry store when they start to hear wedding bells. Be ready with a well-strategized bridal array, and you can be sure to delight any aspiring spouse who comes through your door.

Model Olga Safari wears jewelry by Harry Kotlar, including Scallop & Chevron Artisan Pavé bands from 7-8 mm in 18K white and yellow gold (2.21-2.55 TCW each), $14,550-$19,200; Chevron Artisan Pavé band in 18K white gold (1.82 TCW), $15,045; and Criss Cross Artisan Pavé hoop earrings in 18K white gold (0.56 TCW), $3,950. Call (800) 675-0479 or visit harrykotlar.com for more. PHOTOGRAPHER: Catherine Asanov; AGENCY: Now What Model Management.

Timeless Romance

Bridal is one category where the lure of traditional styles will always be powerful. These designs embody the beauty of the iconic engagement ring in a modern way that is sure to delight discerning romantics for countless years to come.

Brooklyn Jewelers

Platinum semi-mount with diamonds (1.08 TCW). Center stone not included.

$3,250

(718) 534-4408, brooklynjewelers.com

Noam Carver — CrownRing Bridal House

14K rose gold semi-mount with diamonds (0.09 TCW). Center stone not included.

$1,789

noamcarver.com

Unique Settings of New York

14K white gold semi-mount with diamonds (0.15 TCW). Center stone not included.

$1,350

(718) 247-4500, uniquesettings.com

Kim International

14K white gold semi-mount with diamonds (0.50 TCW). Center stone not included.

$2,795

(800) 275-5555, kimint.com

Sylvie Collection

14K yellow gold semi-mount with diamonds (0.29 TCW). Center stone not included.

$1,750

(800) 992-3426, sylviecollection.com

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Tacori

Platinum semi-mount with diamonds (0.36 TCW). Center stone not included.

$4,190

tacori.com

GN Diamond

Platinum ring with 18K yellow gold and fancy yellow diamond (4.20 TCW).

$93,000

(800) 724-8810, gndiamond.com

Berco

Platinum semi-mount with diamonds (0.30 TCW). Center stone not included.

$3,000

(800) 621-0668, bercojewelry.com

Stuller

14K yellow gold semi-mount with diamonds (0.167 TCW). Center stone not included.

$1,200

(800) 877-7777, stuller.com

Edgy Engagement

The only rule in contemporary bridal is that the rules no longer apply. Your customers know that they are magical unicorns of individuality and they’re on the hunt for a ring that reflects that uniqueness. Don’t be afraid to blow their minds by showing them something they’ve never seen before.

NEI Group

Platinum semi-mount with diamonds (0.58 TCW). Center stone not included.

$3,195

(800) 223-5820, neigroup.com

Artëmer

18K yellow gold ring with diamonds (1.10 TCW).

$7,980

+972-3-5245552, artemerstudio.com

Melissa Scoppa

14K yellow gold engagement ring with center diamond (0.98 TCW) and diamond accents.

$3,225

(717) 298-0722, melissascoppa.com

ILA

18K yellow gold ring with diamonds (0.308 TCW).

$3,245

(713) 780-2828, ilacollection.com

Erika Winters Fine Jewelry

Platinum ring with unheated blue sapphire.

Price on request

erikawinters.com

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Mindi Mond

Platinum ring with diamonds.

$8,800

mindimondny.com

Nora Kogan

14K yellow gold ring with enamel and diamond (0.60 TCW).

$3,195

norakogan.com

ManiaMania

14K yellow gold ring with pear cut bicolor sapphire.

$2,800

themaniamania.com

Leslie Paige Jewelry

14K yellow gold ring with diamond (1.00 TCW).

$9,900

(949) 683-6459 , lesliepaigejewelry.com

Band Together

We know the engagement ring is the big ticket item, but don’t underestimate the importance of having a good selection of wedding bands on hand, too. Wedding sets can always grow into wedding stacks, and if you have everything a couple needs, they’re going to want to keep coming back.

Beverley K

Platinum ring with diamonds (0.50 TCW).

$2,475

(619) 465-4789, beverleyk.com

Jewelry Innovations

Serinium ring with 14K rose gold.

$1,125

(800) 872-6840, jewelryinnovations.com

Forevermark

Platinum ring with diamond (0.01 TCW).

$695

(203) 388-3527, forevermark.com

Thorsten

Titanium ring with gold plating.

$179.99

(888) 209-4757, thorstenrings.com

Suneera

14K yellow gold ring with a marquise rose cut diamond.

$5,152

(310) 598-5010, suneera.com

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Gabriel & Co.

14K white gold ring with diamonds.

$5,080

(212) 519-1400, gabrielny.com

Shy Creation

14K white gold ring with diamonds (0.30 TCW) and sapphires (0.30 TCW).

$900

info@shycreation.com, shycreation.com

Sethi Couture

18K rose gold ring with black diamonds.

$1,000

(415) 863-1475, sethicouture.com

Lashbrook

Cobalt chrome ring with laser-carved pattern and deer antler sleeve.

$825

(888) 252-7388, lashbrookdesigns.com

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From Pendants to #NeckMess, These Necklace Styles Are Turning Heads

Today’s necklace style is all about versatility.

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THE RULES OF necklace layering have been rewritten in the past few years, and the result is gloriously maximal: collectors are curating luscious necklace arrays in a celebration of styling that is its own eye-catching art form. The key is marketing individual pieces that can shine solo when the trend passes or if your shopper is feeling low-key, but that also lend themselves to lovely layering.

Evocateur jewelry in 22K gold leaf and enamel worn by model Lauren Graves includes Delia teardrop earrings, $168; Starfish necklace, $178; Lizzie three-strand necklace, $218; Leopard corset cuff, $378; Constellation cuff, $328; all handmade in the USA. Call (203) 956-0705 or visit evocateurstyle.com for more information. PHOTOGRAPHER: Cam Camerena. AGENCY: EMG Models.

Perfect Pendants

Pendant necklaces are perfection when it comes to versatility: you can limit length by changing chains or switch up style by combining charms. Neckmess newbies might be shy about having too many bobbling bits bouncing around together on their chains, but the informality of this insouciance is all that is au courant.

Brooklyn Jewelers

14K yellow gold pendant necklace with diamonds (0.23 TCW).

$795

(718) 534-4408, brooklynjewelers.com

Erica Molinari

18K yellow gold pendant with aquamarine (10.00 TCW), ivory vitreous glass enamel, and diamonds (0.45 TCW).

$6,040

(718) 664-7184, ericamolinari.com

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Jane Bartel

14K yellow gold pendant necklace with diamond on an oxidized sterling silver chain.

$1,715

(213) 810-2176, janebarteljewelry.com

Lindley Gray

14K yellow gold pendant with onyx and black diamonds.

$2,695

(347) 690-2709, lindleygray.com

925Suneera

Black rhodium-plated textured sterling silver pendant necklace with white diamonds and 14K yellow gold bail.

$945

(310) 598-5010, 925suneera.com

Rona Fisher

14K yellow gold pendant necklace with tanzanite (28.48 TCW) and cognac and yellow diamonds.

$3,300

(215) 627-3848, ronafisher.com

Anapsara

18K white gold necklace with diamonds and enamel.

$7,990

anapsara.com

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Frederic Duclos

Sterling silver and yellow gold-plated pendant.

$246

(714) 898-3636, fredericduclos.com

Lika Behar Collection

22K yellow gold pendant with labradorite (132.12 TCW) and diamonds with 18K yellow gold bail.

$4,070

(201) 933-7200, likabehar.com

Décolletage Décor

While pendant necklaces are weighted straight down, these more balanced beauties are adept at the art of laying lightly along the line of a collarbone, seamlessly and sinuously integrating themselves into the body’s curves. Often more complex in texture than a simple pendant necklace, these designs are stunning solo or as the anchor to a couture-worthy multi-necklace curation.

Facet Barcelona

14K yellow gold necklace with diamonds.

$1,199

(212) 302-8200, facetbarcelona.com

KC Designs

14K white gold necklace with diamonds and blue sapphires.

$1,950

(800) 552-3790, kcdesignsnyc.com

Hilary Finck Jewelry

Oxidized sterling silver necklace with Czech seed beads.

$375

(415) 359-8897, hilaryfinck.com

Enji Studio Jewelry

14K gold necklace with rutilated quartz.

$1,765

(858) 229-3552, enjistudiojewelry.com

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K8 Jewelry

14K rose gold and sterling silver necklace with nano-ceramic coloring, sapphires, black diamonds, and diamonds.

$3,625

(514) 554-3290, k8jewelry.com

Amy Glaswand

14K yellow gold necklace with rainbow moonstone, London blue topaz, prasiolite, lavender topaz, and amethyst.

$2,880

(917) 754-0001, amyglaswand.com

Loren Nicole

22K yellow gold necklace with rock crystal, dumortierite, and green tourmaline.

$22,000

(424) 262-7319, loren-nicole.com

JYE’s International

18K white, yellow, and rose gold necklace with diamonds (0.68 TCW).

$4,472

(415) 621-8880, jyescorp.com

Mason-Kay

14K yellow gold necklace with jade beads.

$595

(800) 722-7575, masonkay.com

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