Fall fashion week: Go bold or subtle with bejeweled accessories

Whether you choose studs, sequins or gems, embellished accessories are an easy way to take a basic fall outfit from forgettable to dazzling in an instant.

1. Stunning studs

Comfy and chic, Stuart Weitzman's "Studsalot" loafers are a great investment piece. They feature a mixture of modern detailing and classic design. Loafer in black suede, $375, Stanley Eisenman.

2. Get spiked

Give yourself an edge over the fashion competition with this trendy spiked clutch that's roomy enough to carry all of your essentials. Clutch in brown, $42, Jazzy Jems.

3. Arm candy

Hop on the stacked-bangle trend with the addition of this bejeweled piece. Worn as a stand-alone accessory or stacked with other bracelets, you just can't go wrong with an embellished cuff. $12.95, H&M.

4. Gem class hero

Turn heads with a beautiful statement piece like this black and gold gemstone necklace by H&M. At just under $20, this necklace won't put a major strain on your pocketbook. $19.95, H&M.

5. Crystal clear

Want to try the embellished accessory trend, but need a more subtle way to do so? These silver earrings with amethyst crystal clusters give you just the right amount of sparkle. $48, Stella's.

6. All in the details

Collar necklaces are a great way to dress up a basic sweater or blouse for little cost. Available in both metal and fabric versions, embellished collars give you a look that is uniquely your own. $48, Jazzy Jems.

Courtney Ortega, 817-390-7715

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