The Finest Diamond Jewelry Under $2,000

The gift-giving season is upon us, and if you want to show your nearest and dearest some love, do it with diamonds. From classic to contemporary, statement to delicate, here are some sparkling diamond jewelry suggestions that’ll get you on Santa’s nice list.

Love Text Studs by Rosa de la Cruz

Spread the love this Christmas with these playful studs brought to you by Rosa de la Cruz and Tierney Horne. Both women have backgrounds in the realms of fashion, art, and interior design, so expect jewels that exude beautiful, fun, creative flair. These studs have been crafted from 18k yellow gold (also available in white and rose gold) and white diamonds. Wear on either ear or stack ‘em up on one.

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Sophia Gold Diamond Bracelet by Jacquie Aiche

A dainty diamond everyday bracelet by Los Angeles-based designer Jacquie Aiche is a surefire pleaser. The bracelet is made from 14k yellow gold, and the delicate chain is punctuated with three diamonds with a total weight of 0.16 carats. Team with the coordinating Sophia necklaces for the full look.

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Bead Party Diamond Fête 2.0 Necklace by Adina Reyter

Get the party started with this Bead Party Diamond Fete Necklace by Los Angeles jeweler Adina Reyer. There’s a trio of beads on the 14k yellow gold adjustable 15-16” chain: the wide pavé diamond bead, prong-set baguette bead, and channel-set baguette bead.

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18K Yellow Gold Horseshoe Diamond Stud Earrings by Harwell Godfrey

Sweet little horseshoe studs, these have been crafted in the United States from 18k polished yellow gold by Harwell Godfrey. They’re topped off with round-cut white diamonds in

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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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