International Must-Have Jewelry Trends

The international spring/summer 2024 fashion shows featured jewelry that translates into styles coming out of design studios and/or antique/vintage pieces. The catwalk often offers an over-the-top take on trends in the making or those that have been evolving. Here some of the jewels from the runway and how they are interpreted into looks you will want to add to your arsenal. And why wait? They are available now

Linear Thoughts

A doubled lariat style necklace at Ralph Lauren picks up the tailored approach to metallic dressing.

Walters Faith’s 18K rose gold and diamond boa necklace is top on the list of transformable necklaces. It can be worn in multiple ways- doubled and long like a lariat or tripled and connected together , or you can dangle your favorite charm from the bottom when worn as pictured.

Past Present

Erdem double multi pendant and drop necklaces echos necklaces from jewelry’s past.

Fred Leighton 19th century antique diamond bib necklace with enamel pansies from the Art Nouveau period, which were added later. The necklace is set in silver-topped gold and is a rare piece from the past and a conversation starter.

Of the Cuff

Alberta Ferretti’s wide yellow gold cuff bracelet is one that is being translated by multiple designers.

Wempe’s 18K rose gold Electrify bangle bracelet is streamlined yet bold in it’s design.

Karma El Khalil 18K yellow gold Railway Cuff is on trend with the new direction toward wide hard bracelets and will become a go-to in your jewelry rotation.

In Bloom

Carolina Herrera goes for the feminine touch to accessorize her polished, elegant collection. It’s a look that is showing up in multiple designer collections.

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The Best Online Jewelry Stores That Won’t Break the Bank

Close-up shot of portrait of a gorgeous young woman trying on a gold necklace at a jewelry and fashion shop

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Online Jewelry Worth Buying

Buying high quality jewelry online can be overwhelming. You can’t see or feel the pieces, so how do you know if they’re good quality? Thankfully, direct-to-consumer businesses that allow customers to shop for fine jewelry online are on the rise — and they not only save money, but also cut out nebulous middleman practices. With all the companies out there, these are some of the best online jewelry stores for finding budget-friendly pieces that are still stunning.

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Mejuri

Mejuri

Mejuri Jewelry

We love: Diamond Mini Studs ($250), Croissant Dôme Hoops ($78), Layered Opal Necklace ($128)

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Mejuri offers a fine jewelry collection that’s meant to be lived in daily. While the pieces look luxurious and highly crafted, nothing is too precious — or too expensive. The company also sells wedding bands and engagement rings.

Mejuri uses 80% recycled gold in its creations, and even offers an entire line of recycled gold pieces. The price point for the jewelry is generally under $500, short of some diamond jewelry. We dare you to stop at one piece.

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BaubleBar

BaubleBar

BaubleBar Jewelry

We love: Rima 18K Gold Cuff Bracelet ($72), Sloane 18K Gold Earrings ($58), Solid Gold Ring ($235)

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BaubleBar started as a fashion jewelry line known for its statement earrings; now, the company has moved into selling accessories and items for all ages, including fine jewelry with a price range that doesn’t go above $250. You can find pieces from the brand at Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Ulta, and other stores — and there’s even a line just for Target called SugarFix.

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