Fall 2012 Jewelry Trends

With New York Fashion Week September 6 – 13, fashionistas, designers, and fashion bloggers everywhere are all standing by to take notes and let the world know about the unveiling of this season’s hottest trends. We’ve been doing a bit of runway research ourselves, and have gathered predictions of this fall’s most fashionable jewelry looks.

Color Trend:  Blue Hue

One of the most prominent colors of the past few seasons, blue will continue to be a must-have color for the fall 2012 season, especially in ultra marine shades. Combining unexpected shades of blue will be an essential styling message for the fall season. The easiest way to achieve this look is with blue gemstone rings, pendants and earrings. Aquamarine, Blue Topazand Sapphire gemstone jewelry will deliver the unexpected pop of color. One of our favorite ways to wear these gems is with your jeans and heels – a tasteful surprise that always turns heads. Read more of this post

Difference between Fashion Jewelry & Costume Jewelry

If you are a person, who is looking to know the difference between fashion jewelry and costume jewelry, you are in the right place. I would like to discuss about this topic as many people are asking the same question over and over again. Costume jewelry is known as the earliest type of jewelry items, which was produced as an adornment for the common people. During the ancient time, for complimenting a particular costume, people where using costume jewelry. This practice basically started during the nineteen century. As this jewelry is made by using non reusable and cheap materials, it was basically purchased by the people to wear only with some specific outfit.

The main purpose of the costume jewelry was to use it only for a short span of time as they were made by using low quality products. Most of the ladies during ancient times had the collection of various costume jewelry depending on the outfits they wear. They were also using this jewelry as a trend. However, costume jewelries are not as expensive as the other original jewelry products. Read more of this post