November 2012

Luxury for less

Affordable jewelry by Tiffany, Cartier and Hermes

We'd be lying if we said we didn't absolutely love high-end jewelry. And it's not just us. When it comes to jewelry, everyone appreciates name-brand beauties. But who can afford such luxury? Psst. You can. Yes, you. Just because it's luxurious doesn't mean that it's beyond your reach. Believe it or not, there are ways to indulge without going broke.

Have a look at our list of some of the most affordable jewelry by Tiffany, Hermes and Cartier.

Rockstar!

Beautiful gemstones by LindseyMarie

Lots of designers make great use of gemstones, but no one uses them like the Swiss jewelry line  LindseyMarie. This designer has a special gift for placing gemstones in bold cuffs, delicate necklaces, and rings that make a massive statement. Just have a look at what she's done with smoky quartz, rose quartz and amethyst. 

Marvelous miniatures

Doll-sized delights from Le Chou Chou Bijoux

Delicate artistry combined with an ingenious expression of creativity? Now that's something you don't see every day. For a look that recalls both childhood whimsy and Alice in Wonderland, have a look at these unique pieces from Le Chou Chou Bijoux

  

These adorable pieces create a whole new fashion sense by reflecting the prim and proper days of girlhood. The miniature teacups and pastry plates have us flashing back to the days of Mad Hatters, tea parties, talking caterpillars and a time when all things in life were quaint.