Two words to describe this luxurious creation by Adler’s: fabulous color. Glowing apple-green tsavorite, bright poppy-pink sapphires and brilliant star-white diamonds set in an 18 kt. yellow gold crescent-shaped necklace is almost as much a delight to behold as it is to wear.
Adler’s, 722 Canal St., 523-5292; Lakeside Shopping Center, 523-1952; Oakwood Shopping Center, 362-5969.
Girly curls, loops and curves. Lee Michael’s Fine Jewelry’s pretty,16-inch necklace features spectacular rose-cut diamonds totaling more than 13 carats, set in 18 kt. white gold scallops for a luxurious, yet delicate, look.
Lee Michael’s Fine Jewelry, Lakeside Shopping Center, 832-0000; The Shops at Canal Place, 581-6161.
Yellow diamonds recall old Hollywood glamour and are a brilliant addition to any serious jewelry collection. Each 5 1/4 carat canary-yellow diamond earring is set in platinum and 18 kt. white gold and is adorned with icy brilliant white diamonds for a red carpet spotlight look.
Friend & Co., 7713 Maple St., 866-5433.
A striking juxtaposition of color, shapes and style mark this new creation by Jack Sutton. Feminine rose gold beads and sparkling pink diamonds fashionably play off of a more masculine, rectangular shaped “dog tag” pendant for a totally original, totally glamorous look.
Jack Sutton Fine Jewelry, The Shops at Canal Place, 522-8080.
Vintage jewelry collectors are always on the lookout for the grande dame of design, Miriam Haskell. Working primarily in America from 1920 to 1980, Haskell created unique works of art that were beautiful as well as affordable. Hand wired, not glued, using specially made brass settings and man-made pearls, Haskell’s creations are now sought after the world over. Featured is a fabulous necklace with an attached water lily pin.
Jezebel’s, 4610 Magazine St., 895-7784.
Designer Penny Preville knows what women want in jewelry: beautifully created works of art with a feminine eye. Available exclusively at Aucoin Hart Jewelers, her neoclassical- and art deco-inspired creations recall a romantic era. Her 18 kt. white gold and diamond necklace, featuring 61 round diamonds and matching earrings with 60 round diamonds, are graceful accents.
Aucoin Hart Jewelers, 1525 Metairie Rd., 834-9999.