5 Lust-Worthy Jewelry Trends

Timeless Elegance

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If diamonds are forever, classic silhouettes ensure the pieces they’re set in will never go out of style. Simple and striking, these creations are all the more brilliant because Devotion’s patented cut is engineered to reveal a stone’s inner blaze. Shown from top: white gold diamond pendant necklace, diamond eternity wedding band, engagement ring with split pavé band and round center diamond and 18k white gold three-row diamond bangle. All at Devotion, Roosevelt Field, (516) 415-5800

Brush Up Your Style

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The subtle sheen of brushed gold adds a sense of polished elegance to any ensemble, day or evening. Inspired by nature, designer Marco Bicego harnesses the natural beauty of the metal with irregular shapes that look hand-formed and organic. Linked bracelet, aquamarine ring and drop earrings all in 18k gold. Available at Solomons, Plainview, (516) 681-6111

Dare to Dangle

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Channel the Jazz Age with dangling dazzlers fit for a flapper. This tassel necklace combines chains of oxidized silver with 14k gold and diamonds for a glamorous antique look whether worn long or short, to the front or draped down the back. Emerald and opal drop earrings accented with diamonds add a touch of modernity with their abstract shape and pearlescent glow. Available at Rose Jewelers, Southampton, (631) 283-5757

Fancy Filigree

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The openwork fashion trend extends into jewelry with airy appeal. A wide tennis bracelet flows like silk when rows of diamonds are linked like elegant chainmail. Pair with 14k white gold drop earrings encrusted with diamonds in a feminine motif. Punctuate gracious digits with this delicate filigree diamond ring, a showstopper of swirls that also hints at the trend of extended finger cuffs. Find them all at Fortunoff Fine Jewelry, Westbury, (800) 636-7886

Going in Circles

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A statement-making pendant is an easy way to spice up even the simplest of outfits. Fashioned of concentric circles in sterling silver and mother of pearl, this necklace can be dressed up or down with either a cord (as shown) or silver link chain, making it a perfect wardrobe staple. Add a pop of color with 18k white gold earrings set with diamonds and regal green agate. Find both at Smith Jewelers, Oyster Bay, (516) 922-6744