Pearls and crystal inspire fall’s funkiest jewelry

Posted Wednesday, Sep. 04, 2013  comments  Print Reprints
Where to Shop Anthropologie 266 Grand Ave. Southlake 817-310-6404 and 1540 S. University Drive  Fort Worth 817-870-1842 Lane-Knight 2959 Crockett St. Fort Worth 817-731-4002 Lawrence’s 4601 West Freeway Fort Worth 817-731-2772 Nordstrom North East Mall 1101 Melbourne Road, Suite 4000 Hurst 817-590-2599

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Sheer Drop

Kendra Scott’s “Elle” earrings incorporate an irregular shape and gold-tone edging to take mother-of-pearl to another level. $52, Lawrence’s.

Clear Skies

Turn-of-the-century Vaseline glass inspires this showstopping clear crystal Milky Way brass tassel-drop pendant from Lulu Frost. $360, by special order at Lane-Knight.

Pearlized Perfection

Los Angeles-based jewelery designer Sonia Boyajian combines gold and pearl finishes to create the chic Pearlblossom pendant necklace. $178, Anthropologie.

Cabochon Chic

This Jardin de Papillon statement bracelet from Alexis Bittar’s Elements Collection showcases polished quartz set in edgy gunmetal-tone ruthenium. $395, Nordstrom.

Pearl Power

In this custom piece by Manhattan-based Castro NYC, the sapphire-studded Tahitian pearl actually spins in its platinum base. Price on request, contact or visit

Slick Surfaces

Kara Ross’ new Purple and Amber Collection, all crafted in 18K gold, blends high-shine surfaces like smooth amethyst and opals with glittering diamond pavé for a stunning effect.

Wide split cuff with smooth amethyst and diamonds, $44,256.

Inset ring with amethyst, fire opal and diamonds, $15,460.

Contour ring with citrine and white diamonds, $4,055.

Split ring with raw and smooth amethyst and diamonds, $7,400.

Pangea ring in three-color gold with opals, citrine and rubellite, $26,250.

Split stack ring with raw gold, smooth amethyst and diamonds, $4,758.

To purchase, call Kara Ross at 888-686-5272.

Oyster-Born Baubles

These custom Deco Triple Drop stunners from Kara Ross accent sterling silver-set white mother-of-pearl with a white sapphire pavé. $1,835.

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