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Celebrity Inspiration

Notable Necklaces

I think Mandy Moore looks adorable here promoting her new Disney movie Tangled. Her sweet Paule Ka LBD only needs two strong accessories–fabulous red satin heels and a multi-strand pearl and diamond necklace (that I’m assuming is vintage). Some people might look at this necklace and think ‘old’, but Mandy did it just right. Her not-too-perfect topknot is just the right hair for her age, and she wisely stays minimal on the makeup and other jewelry. Think pearls and crystals…

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Designer Jewelry

Book Club: Mikimoto


Japanese pearl company Mikimoto was my first stop in Basel, and as usual, they didn’t disappoint. I loved their new Midnight collection, made with black rough tourmaline and baroque pearls–it was extremely fashion forward and another step in the right direction for a company once merely known for gorgeous strands. Mikimoto has definitely been pushing the envelope recently, as with its collaboration with fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto (above). Billed as a “nocturnal and subdued collection”, the organic shapes represent natural…

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