Are you a devotee of the classic elegance of Cartier? Obsessed with the exotic ‘oomph’ of Tahitian pearls or Cabochon rubies? Hunting for a breathtaking statement piece? Whether gorgeous or bold, the right jewelry choice can tell the world who you are without a word.
This list is your guide to a finding the ideal piece of luxury jewelry to add that last exquisite polish to your look. Items listed below have all either received a 4 or 5-star rating on Amazon.com or been selected from icon purveyors of luxury jewelry.
7. Tara Pearls “Galaxy” Pearl and Diamond Hoop Earrings
Color: Black and white
Material: 18k white gold, pearl and diamond
Features: .8 inches x .9 inches
The show-stopping Galaxy Pearl and Diamond earrings are perfect for a wedding, anniversary gift or the red carpet. The well-known line, Tara, has been featured in publications like Veranda and Modern Bride and have been worn stars featuring in shows like Gossip Girl, Real Housewives of New York City and Dancing with the Stars. Tara sources pearls and gems from the South Sea and Tahiti in order to merge natural beauty with contemporary elegance. This item comes in a gift-worthy box embossed with the company’s elegant logo and is rather pricey.
6. Santos de Cartier Cufflinks
Color: Yellow gold and silver
Material: Solid yellow 18k gold and sterling silver 925
Features: 19. 6 mm X 19.00 mm
From the brand known as “The King of Jewelry,” this handsome silver and gold cufflink set is a modern twist on the French brand’s timeless elegance. This is a luxury jewelry favored by celebrities and royals alike. This finely crafted piece is versatile enough to compliment a casual weekend date or a black-tie event.
This item is priced in the midrange of Cartier cufflinks. Cartier offers excellent customer service. Simply go to cartier.com to speak with a brand ambassador, request information or book an appointment.
5. Wolf Pendant
Brand: UGO CACCIATORI
Color: Gold and silver
Material: Yellow 9k gold and sterling silver, brown and black diamonds
Features: 19. 6 mm X 19.00 mm
Style: PendantJay Z, Keith
Jay Z, Keith Richards and Karl Lagerfeld are all devotees of this bold, daring and romantic men’s luxury jewelry line. Ugo Cacciatori originated as a women’s clothing line, but made the switch to men’s jewelry in 2001. Since then, the line has been featured at high-end retailers such as Harvey Nichols in London, Antonia Antonioli in Milan and Barneys in New York. The line has excelled at creating pieces soaked in rock and roll glamour—their jewelry is often decked out with skulls, pearls, shells and exotic gems. This unique wolf pendant is finely crafted out of a mix of brown or black diamonds set in deep gold. Its details are painstaking constructed to resemble the fur and features of a streamlined wolf’s head.
This product is available in three sizes. Additionally, it is available in sterling silver with a selection of black or brown diamonds, emerald, rubies or sapphires. Price varies in accordance with material and size.
4. West Indian Bangle with Thick Pyramid Ends
Brand: Better Jewelry
Material: 14k yellow gold
Features: Width: 5 mm, length: 9 inches, Weight: 1.66 ounces
Classic with a twist. The clean, modern lines of the West Indian Bangle are juxtaposed with striking pyramid ends. This bangle is a heavy, bold piece fashioned out of 14k gold. It features a finely wrought “woven” texture. This piece of luxury jewelry is one of the highest quality to be found and is priced on the higher end for the trendy bangle style.
3. GURHAN “Lentil” Gold Round Cabochon Ruby Drop Earrings
Color: Ruby and gold
Material: Ruby and 24k gold
Features: dimensions: 5.8 x 4.3 x 0.6 inches, weight: 1.6 ounces
Style: Drop earrings
Each piece of luxury jewelry created by Gurhan is a truly unique piece of art, engineered using a signature hammered finish that the designer refers to as his “fingerprint.” In fact, this line is so revered for its distinctive take on gold and its commitment to creating one of a kind pieces that Gurhan was commission by The Metropolitan Museum of Art and National Geographic Society to create an entire line. Due to the unique methods with which these earrings are crafted, each piece made by Gurhan varies slightly in shape, size and color. These earrings were handcrafted in Turkey using a patent pending method that layers gold over sterling silver to create a textured finish. It is priced in the mid-range for items from this designer.
2. Yellow Gold Oval Opal Tennis Bracelet
Color: Opal and gold
Material: Natural opal and 14k yellow gold
Features: dimensions: 7 x 0.2 x 0.2 inches, weight: 7.36 ct total gem weight
This lustrous bracelet is an ethereal take on the classic tennis bracelet. The Oval Opal Tennis Bracelet features natural opals for a luminous shine and solid 14k gold. This bracelet will be shipped in a lovely silk gift box. Direct-Jewelry offers a 30-day satisfaction guarantee.
1. Gold Tahitian South Sea Cultured Pearl & Diamond Taylor Pendant Necklace
Color: Black, yellow gold and diamond
Material: 18k yellow gold, AAA-quality Tahitian cultured pearl and SI quality diamond
Features: dimensions: 9.9 x 7.7 x 2.6 inches, weight: 4 ounces
Style: Pendant necklace
Elegant and exotic, this Tahitian South Sea Cultured Pearl & Diamond pendant necklace is composed of pearls imported directly from the pearl lagoons of Tahiti, in French Polynesia. Pearls are hand selected for their quality, color, luster and cleanliness. Their luminous shine and color are completely natural, and have never been dyed in any way.
In addition to the stunningly crafted diamond and 18k gold that winds around this pendant’s Tahitian pearl, this pendant comes with an 18-inch matching gold chain. For added sophistication, this fine piece will arrive in an elegant box ideal for a gift.
We hope you enjoyed our selections of luxury jewelry. Please let us know what you think about any of the items selected in the comments section below. And while you’re there, we would love to hear your thoughts on any other luxury jewelry that you think we should know about.