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19 Silver Styles That Make a Statement

Silver is coming, and the world is ready to see more of this multi-talented metal.

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SILVER HAS BEEN THROUGH A SERIES OF RENAISSANCES THROUGHOUT JEWELRY HISTORY: in Victorian times, it was more valuable than platinum. Today, it’s a flexible staple, appearing frequently in both everyday designs and staggering statement pieces. Silver’s ease and versatility ensure that it will never be irrelevant.

Kaura Jewels (ABOVE)

Balance ring in silver with yellow and blue sapphires and white diamonds. (818) 441-6995, kaurajewels.com. $450

Whimsical Figural Styles Connect With Customers

Silver’s lightness makes it an excellent material for figural designs, while its affordability means that it can sell whimsical pieces that shoppers might not feel able to justify at a gold or platinum price point. These designs take advantage of silver’s unique properties to convey recognizable figures, from flowers to felines.

Silverella

NYC Scout ring in silver.

$85

(917) 589-7535, silverella.nyc

 

Nicole Barr necklace

Nicole Barr

Necklace in sterling silver with vitreous enamel, white topaz, and freshwater pearls.

$295

(877) 810-7312, nicolebarr.com 

 

Grumpy Cat sterling silver bead

OHM Beads

Official licensed Grumpy Cat sterling silver bead compatible with all European style bead bracelets.

$50

(888) 646-7411, ohmbeads.com

 

Initial charm from Silver Continent

Silver Continent

Silver initial charm with diamonds.

$500

(917) 400-2270, silvercontinent.com  

 

Kelim necklace in sterling silver

Kelim

Necklace in sterling silver.

$450

(301) 448-7367, kelimjewelry.com

 

Sterling Reputation silver lariat bracelet

Sterling Reputation

Adjustable sterling silver lariat bracelet with rhodium finish.

$149

(954) 578-1880, sterlingreputation.com

 

Los Angeles city ring from CITIMI

CITIMI

Los Angeles city ring in sterling silver.

$129

+39 (334) 903-2061, citimijewelry.com

 

Star Wars toggle clasp bracelet from Holllis Bahringer

Hollis Bahringer

Officially licensed Star Wars toggle clasp bracelet in sterling silver.

$260

(866) 507-2537, salesone.org/license

 

LJ Cross sterling silver ring

LJ Cross

Sterling silver ring with diamonds (0.26 TCW).

$2,200

(212) 472-5050, ljcrossny.com

Abstract Looks

The brightness and workability of silver make it an ideal metal for playing with form. These abstract pieces don’t strive to be literal representations of anything in particular. Some offer an avant-garde interpretation of an object or concept, others are just pure design.

Adel Chefridi

Sterling silver pendant necklace with rubies, enhanced with nostalgia etching and star beading.

$525

(866) 428-8777, chefridi.com

 

SheBee

Multicolored sapphire and tourmillated quartz necklace set in silver with rhodium and yellow gold plating.

$2,750

(212) 222-1022, shebee.com

 

Artistry

Flower design pendant necklace in rhodium plated sterling silver.

$60

(888) 674-3250, artistrylimited.com

 

Cuff from Gurhan

Gurhan

Cuff bracelet in white and blackened sterling silver layered with 24K yellow gold.

$1,550

(646) 795-1208, gurhan.com

 

Elizabeth Garvin

Earrings in oxidized sterling silver with 18K yellow gold and gray diamonds.

$3,650,

(212) 420-9470, elizabethgarvin.com

 

Kauge by Kothari

Earrings in hollow formed sterling silver with inverted black diamonds.

$480

(510) 452-5600, kaugebykothari.com

 

Grace

Silver pendant on red leather.

$325

(505) 780-5611, wearyourgrace.com

 

Kristen Dorsey

Yaupon earrings in sterling silver, pink sapphire, and faceted Ethiopian opal.

$610,

(310) 489-3763,kristendorseydesigns.com

 

Gabriel & Co.

Silver ring with rock crystal and blue jade.

$225

(212) 519-1400, gabrielny.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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From Madly Creative to Modern Classics, Here Is the Latest in Pearl Jewelry

This is one of the hottest gemstones in jewelry today.

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THERE’S A REASON that pearls have been the most iconic example of high-class luxury for hundreds of years: their lustrous lure is eternal. Historically reserved for empresses, doyennes and goddesses, today the creamy beauty of pearls is accessible to customers seeking every style, price point and category.

Golden South Sea pearl jewelry in 18K yellow gold from Jewelmer’s Les Classiques collection is modeled by Solenn Heussaff, including bangle, $3,860; ring, $2,250; earrings, $5,550; and necklace, $57,230. Contact Franck Ferrari at franck.ferrari@jewelmer.com. PHOTOGRAPHER: BJ Pascual.

New Classics

These styles are the modern incarnation of what everyone has always loved about pearl jewelry. The epitome of elegance with a contemporary — but still timeless — edge. Each one of these versatile treasures will go with 99.9 percent of any jewelry lover’s wardrobe.

Quality Gold

14K yellow gold pin with freshwater cultured pearl.

$544

(513) 642-2446, qgold.com

Elisa Ilana Jewelry

Black rhodium over sterling silver chain with black spinel and a carved black Tahitian pearl.

$1,062

(402) 926-3479, elisailana.com

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Ray Griffiths

18K yellow gold South Sea pearl ring with diamonds.

$7,990

(212) 689-7209, raygriffiths.com

Anzie

14K yellow gold earrings with pearls and topaz.

$450

(888) 341-2604, anzie.com

Susanne Klevorick

14K rose gold earrings with pink pearls and rose zircons.

$4,450

(646) 662-2110, susanneklevorick.com

Joryel Vera Collections

Sterling silver earrings with pearls, blue topaz and 14K yellow gold.

$260

(561) 508-2945, joryelverawholesale.com

Barbela Design

14K yellow gold earrings with pearls.

$580

(212) 682-0834, barbeladesign.com

Galatea

14K white gold necklace with pearl and druzy.

$360

(951) 202-1227, galateausa.com

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E.L. Designs by Ed Levin Studio

14K yellow gold bracelet with freshwater button pearl.

$1,760

(800) 828-1122, eldesigns.com

Pretty Pioneers

These irresistibly fresh designs represent the latest developments of the pearl revolution. These beauties aren’t just creative; they’ll make you revise your opinion of what a pearl can do. Perfect for tastemakers, trendsetters and those who hunger to disrupt the status quo.

Assael

Platinum earrings with aquamarine (14.74 TCW), black jade (4.39 TCW), and South Sea cultured pearls.

$48,000

(212) 819-0060, assael.com

Hi June Parker Fine Jewelry

14K yellow gold ring with baroque pearls.

$1,400

(917) 865-3533, hijuneparker.com

Leslie Paige Jewelry

14K yellow gold necklace with pearl.

$1,100

(949) 683-6459, lesliepaigejewelry.com

Joie DiGiovanni

14K yellow gold necklace with a baroque freshwater pearl and rainbow sapphires.

$3,080

(215) 987-5660, joiedigiovanni.com

Andrea Gutierrez

Cuff bracelet in leather with sterling silver clasp and freshwater pearls.

$450

andreagutierrezjewelry.com

Little H

14K yellow gold earrings with freshwater pearls, turquoise, rubies, and seed pearls.

$1,500

(424) 349-8203, littlehjewelry.com

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Rachel Quinn

14K yellow gold and sterling silver earrings with Keshi pearls and white topaz drops.

$540

(646) 345-0816, rachelquinn.com

Alex Sepkus

18K yellow gold necklace with faceted pearls, 18K yellow gold beads, and diamonds.

$52,995

(212) 391-8466, alexsepkus.com

Artistry LTD

14K yellow gold earrings with pearls.

$376

(888) 674-3250, artistrylimited.com

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Roman-Inspired Jewelry, Customizable Money Clips and More New Collections for June

And don’t miss this collection based around “power words.”

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Super Nova

The Nova collection from Ayva Jewelry is a powerful new concept designed with today’s modern, empowered woman in mind. Each strong design features a gem acrostic with a power word like “boss” or “grow” or “calm.” Shoppers can take an online quiz to determine their ideal power word, or just choose what speaks to them.

ayvajewelry.com

$3,850

Sterling silver money clip.

Stylish Stacks

The iconic Kin & Pebble money clip is now offered with more customization options than ever before, making it the ideal thoughtful gift or meaningful accessory. Make it perfectly personal with an engraved fingerprint, text, 3-D photo, handprint, footprint, handwriting, or pet print.

kinandpebble.com

$250

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18K yellow gold necklace with peridot, tourmaline, topaz, sapphire, and diamonds.

Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Newly released by Theresa Kaz Jewelry, the Rainbow collection offers the designer’s signature soothing simplicity in a colorful new way. These understated but glorious pieces are destined to be the right customer’s dream come true.

theresakazjewelry.com

$2,200

Leather lariat with pyrite beads, diamonds, and a pheasant feather.

A Bountiful Harvest

Rosemary Corte of Harvest Jewels is on a mission to make every woman feel that she’s worthy of wearing diamonds to the grocery store. Her unique and charismatic jewels aim for a big look at achievable prices, and the results are spectacular.

harvestjewels.com

$355

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14K yellow gold charm.

When in Rome

Goldsmith Aleda Powell is channeling the inspiration of the ancients in her latest delectable collection. Each handmade charm is a symbolic tribute to one of the legendary Roman gods. Collectible, meaningful, and so wearable. Also available in silver.

alwaysaleda.com

$495

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This Overlooked Red Carpet Trend May Be The Most Popular With Your Customers

This style of jewelry is small, but it packs a big punch.

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Julie Garner at the 25th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in January 2019. Photo credit: Shutterstock.

DURING AWARDS SEASON, the last piece of jewelry that our industry wants to see is small earrings. But we also want to see a focal point, and for the celebrities who made a statement with necklaces, this was the way they went with their lobes. And in real life, there is nothing like the perfect stud. The most desirable are those that allow us to feel comfortable every day; they have character, but they also let us shine. The more individualized, the better.

Emily P. Wheeler

Line studs in 18K yellow and white gold with diamonds.

emilypwheeler.com

$3,800

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Single Stone

Handcrafted Cami studs in 18K yellow gold with old European cut diamonds (approx. 0.90 TCW).

singlestone.com

$4,400

Alex Fitz

All day 14K earrings with two diamond baguettes, gold bar and three round diamonds.

alexfitz.com

$2,905

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