If your debutante is more eclectic than classic, the New York-based designer Kara Ross is a great jewelry option. Available at Hiller Jewelry, these unusual but beautiful creations feature flawless gemstones set on structurally modern gold and bright leather. Her numerous cuff bracelet styles are perfectly stackable. Hiller Jewelry, 923 Metairie Road, 837-8200.
Photographed by Eugenia Uhl
In addition to Mardi Gras, perhaps the most highly anticipated season for fabulous parties is Debutante Season. Announcements go out in August, which means society’s best have mere months to plan one of the best bashes around (and debut into society, of course). These once-in-a-lifetime events require equally impressive gifts.
Time to get busy with gift shopping! Go above and beyond for your young woman; skip the picture frame and find a gift that reflects their personal taste and lifestyle.