With styles that remain rich in metallics, crystal and gemstone embellishments, and even the occasional sequin number, Stuart Weitzman makes a clear distinction between daytime footwear and that which is appropriate for the night scene.
Gemstones can also be tumble polished and these naturally shaped stones are often used by wire wrapping artists who can work with the unusual and natural shape of a gemstone to produce a highly unusual and individual item of jewelry.
One of the nation's leaders in fine diamond and gemstone jewelry, Zales Jewelry offers a wide range of stylish pieces in both traditional and contemporary designs as well as numerous services for every customer's piece of mind.
Along with its beautiful engagement ring collection, Garrard also offers other jewelry collections including gemstone rings (rubies, sapphires, and emeralds are popular) and delicate tiaras, perfect for a discriminating bride.
While it's easy to choose a gemstone if you wish to go with your own birthstone, the birthstone of your significant other, or the birthstone of your child, there are other ways to choose gemstones that are equally symbolic.
Each shape has unique characteristics - it may elongate the finger, give the illusion of a larger gemstone, reflect light in a specific way, or simply fit into a unique engagement ring because of its unusual proportions.
Perhaps you are looking for a hard-to-find color combination, or an unusual shape or style, maybe you are seeking a certain gemstone that holds a special significance or simply want a piece of jewelry to match an outfit.
This includes gold that is available in different colors and karats, gemstone options including synthetic as well as real gemstones and different finishing processes which can mimic the look of aged gold or platinum.
Diamond stud earrings do not have additional accent stones, nor are they arranged in fashionable shapes or dangles with or without other gems: a stud earring is a gemstone attached to a metallic post, nothing more.
Couples interested in even more distinction may opt for designer engagement rings available from the Peter Lam Collection, while gemstone rings are a colorful alternative to traditional diamond engagement rings.