Jeweler AUDRIUS KRULIS' background as a sculptor is easy to appreciate in his latest collection, Sunfall. Sunfall is an homage to the unique qualities of autumn sunlight, epitomized by the way the sun sets on the fall equinox. The result is an array of memorable, dynamic, one-of-a-kind pieces that radiate a warm, lustrous feeling. audriuskrulis.com

Platinum ring with Audrius Krulis Dusk ring with a 2.11-carat black opal in 18K yellow gold with white diamonds, MSRP: $4,700

This article originally appeared in the October 2016 edition of INSTORE.


California cool girl brand SYDNEY EVAN's design aesthetic is described as “meticulously crafted with a classic, yet whimsical sensibility.” Perfect for the customer who yearns to express her wild side in a way that she (or he!) can wear to the office. Small doses of vivid color and tongue-in-cheek designs abound in the designer’s latest pieces. sydneyevan.com

Sydney Evan rainbow huggies in 14K gold with pavé rubies, emeralds and multi-color sapphire, MSRP: $880


KAALI DESIGNS' Caramia collection — named for the designer’s daughter, Mia — seeks to capture a spirit of youthful playfulness and bold confidence in its wonderfully geometric, colorful designs. Rife with well-used negative space and appealing gemstone accents, the Caramia pieces bring serious style in a wearable way. kaalidesigns.com

Kaali Designs’ Caramia collection ring in 14K yellow gold with blue sapphires and white diamonds, MSRP: $946


The new pearl collection from Japanese brand KATAOKA is the perfect example of pearl jewelry’s ongoing renaissance. Kataoka offers a range of delicate designs inspired by classic pearl styling but with subtle twists — iconic pearl appeal with an outside-the-box feel kataoka-jewelry.com

Kataoka pearl pendant with an Akoya pearl and diamonds in 18K custom-blended beige gold, MSRP: $1,680


The primary motif of GIGI FERRANT's Sophia collection is a light and lovely flower design, inspired by both the delicate curves of a bloom and the underlying geometry of nature. The collection starts with easy-to-justify pieces under $500 and ranges upwards to larger, blingier interpretations. gigiferrantijewelry.com

GiGi Ferranti mini Sophia flower pendant in 14K white or yellow gold with a .01-carat diamond on a 16-inch chain, MSRP: $330