Summer Sparkle

Guest Blogger - April Clark, Fashion Aficionado, Beauty, Lifestyle Blogger​​

Fine jewelry trends are making fashion statements this summer! Whether you’re shopping for a special someone or treating yourself to a beautiful piece, it’s all about high shine and high fashion in fine jewelry this summer!

OPEN RINGS

Bailey’s IPPOLITA Regatta Open Ring

Open rings are a great summer accessory, it’s non restricting, giving you a more breathable ring. The exclusive Regatta colorway, available only at Bailey's Fine Jewelry, is made of clear quartz and turquoise doublet, Swiss blue topaz, dyed green agate doublet, and African ruby doublet. Sculptural shape meets fun colors for the perfect mix of modern and feminine.

FAUNA MOTIF

Bailey’s 14kt yellow gold butterfly pin

Fauna motifs are popular in fine jewelry this summer.  Look for rings in the form of snakes, brooches with butterflies and swans. Influenced by Chinese culture and Indonesian batik design, Flora motifs is a common pattern in brooches. This Bailey's Estate 14kt yellow gold butterfly pin is accented with fiery opals, blue sapphires, rubies, and rose cut diamonds.

MENS RINGS FOR HER

Zales Mens Malachite Ring with Diamond Accents in 10K Gold

This summer for a change of pace men’s rings are being worn as cocktail rings for women.  The oversized silhouette is the perfect accent on the index finger for ladies.  Semi-precious stones, like malachite is an impeccable choice, the vibrant, green oval-shaped malachite ring from Zales has concaved triangles on either side of the center stone and brightened by sparkling diamond accents.

GOLDEN SHINE

Gold Bolo Bracelet

Metal jewelry is also trending this summer. You’ll see lots of gold jewelry being made popular this summer because it is a reminder of the summer sun. This bolo bracelet from Zales is a great “anytime look”. This stylish design features alternating polished and diamond-accented circles joined by linear links. Buffed to a brilliant luster!