The perfect accessory can take your outfit from basic to haute and these five staples of spring fashion for 2016 are must-have additions that can elevate your warmer weather wardrobe to new heights. From the innovative and fiery Amora gem to bold statement pieces for a night out on the town, these five styles will well earn their space in your jewelry box.
Amora is a Girl’s Best Friend
Marilyn Monroe adored a good diamond but that was long before the beautiful Amora stone came into the picture. What is the Amora? A stone that is taking the industry by storm this brilliant lab-created stone is so overwhelmingly popular because it is the first to surpass true diamonds in fire, luster and rarity. The perfect complement to your little black dress, the Amora is a must-have investment piece to add to your go-to jewelry staples. Try this look in a solitaire earrings and make it a classic go-to that matches all your favorite ensembles.
Raw gems and rough minerals are huge for the festival scene this year. From white cylinder quartz suspended from a dainty gold chain to purple geode statement rings that go perfectly with a floppy hat, you will see this trend popping up all over Coachella this year. You can get the look for next to nothing when you go faux and opt for a simulated version of this spring favorite.
Rings that are open in the front are appearing everywhere from Pinterest boards to Instagram accounts. Whether you are a hippie chic at heart or want something a little more polished for your sophisticated wardrobe, jewelry designers are producing this 2016 trend in troves just to keep up with demand. If you aren’t sure how to rock this trend, try it in a sleek silver design that makes even your most basic outfits more contemporary and chic.
The tribal vibe is showing up everywhere from earthy, leather sandals to draped, feminine shorts in bold prints… but you will also find this look seeping into the jewelry report for spring. Multi layered bracelets in messy shapes are dominating warm weather styles. Think colorful braided leather with small speckles of gems and charms.
An Elephant Never Forgets
Along the lines of the tribal look, elephant prints and pendants are showing up everywhere. These India inspired designs are making appearances on everything from printed tees to lightweight scarves but they are especially charming on jeweled accessories, providing you with the perfect hint of whimsy without being overbearingly quirky.
From the Amora gem to tribal vibes, 2016 trends are definitely something to get excited about. With new innovations and old world classics, the spring jewelry report suggests a 100% chance sunny skies and good fashion.