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12 Ways to Channel the Vibrant Style of Poet Amanda Gorman
It's National Poetry Month, which made us think - of course - about style icon, Youth Poet Laureate and all-around "it girl" Amanda Gorman. Even before she wrote and read the Inaugural Poem in January 2021, Gorman was a budding style influencer. Now, having been on the cover of Vogue and on the red carpet as a co-host of the Met Gala last year, she's officially One To Watch. If you love her style and spirit, you can incorporate some of it into your own wardrobe. Our ace correspondent Julie Chang Murphy shows how to dress like the poet with 12 ways to channel the vibrant style of Amanda Gorman in luxury designer fashion outfits you can buy right now.
How a Luxury Jeweler can make Family Heirlooms Fresh and On Trend
Boutique jewelers are finding an increased appetite for custom pieces that rework family heirlooms and old gemstones. Upcycling inherited items - or even gifts that just didn't hit the mark - is another way to live sustainably and luxuriously. But where to go to get the expert design and craftsmanship that this requires? We've rounded up 11 of the best luxury jewelers online and at retail specializing in custom, bespoke and repurposing family heirloom jewelry, who know how to make new on trend pieces that preserve stories and memories.
For Designer Jewelry in Spring 2022, Silver is the New Gold
Now that spring is here, the fashion world would like us to turn our attention to how we show up for all those important spring and early summer events. You know: Easter, graduations, weddings and the like. And the fastest and easiest way to stay on trend is to add some new accessories to your collection. With the trend toward all things '90's and Y2K, it turns out that for designer jewelry in spring 2022, silver is the new gold. Our ace fashion correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of the best new luxury designer on trend silver jewelry perfect for spring 2022, including necklaces, rings, earrings, and bracelets.
10 Romantic Picks for a Stunning Oval Diamond Engagement Ring
It's cuffing season, and also the time of year when the most marriage proposals take place. In the spirit of romance, we're checking in on trends in engagement rings, places to propose, and all manner of other delightful and sweet elements of a great love story.  Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of the most stylish, on trend, romantic and luxurious oval diamond rings to buy right now.
15 Best Vintage Gifts for Valentines Day on the RealReal
Luxury consignment and resale sites are on fire right now. Vintage looks are in, and sustainability and the circular economy are a priority for many luxury shoppers. So what better place to shop for Valentine's Day gifts? The luxury resale online site The RealReal (TRR) is an excellent source for luxury vintage gifts for Valentines Day 2021. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of the 15 best finds at online resale site The RealReal for vintage luxury gifts for her for Valentines Day 2021, including fine jewelry, designer apparel and handbags and more.
See High Jewelry You’ll Love Best from Paris Spring 2021
. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has filed her report. These are our picks for the best of the high jewelry collections from Paris spring summer 2021, including Chanel, Van Cleefs, Boucheron, DeBeers and more. And if you hurry, surely you can find something splendid from one of these haute joaillerie houses as a Valentine's Day 2021 gift. Just sayin'.
The Best Sparkling High Jewelry Gifts of the Season
The haute joaillerie shows in Paris are held twice a year in Paris, just after the haute couture shows. A perfect gown requires a perfect necklace, no? Now, just in time for holiday gifting season, these stunning pieces are available in-store (but definitely NOT online). Which ones would make the best gift for someone who loves fine jewelry? Our intrepid correspondent Jillian Tangen volunteered to personally investigate this pressing issue. Now she's sharing our holiday haute joaillerie gift guide of the best fine luxury sparkling high jewelry gifts of 2020.
The Best Luxury Gifts Now with the November Birthstones
Seeking a perfect luxury gift for someone with a November birthday? You can't go wrong with a lovely piece of jewelry featuring their birthstone. So, what are the best luxury gifts this year in the November birthstones - topaz and citrine - in fine and fashion jewelry? Here's our edit of the best topaz and citrine cocktail rings, earrings, bracelets, necklaces and more that would be perfect luxury birthstone gifts for your November baby.
The Luxury Gift Guide: the best Bespoke this year
Looking for a knockout gift? Why not bestow a luxury customized one-of-a-kind gift precisely tailored to the personality, experiences and aesthetic of your recipient? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has developed a luxury gift guide of unique, bespoke, custom tailor-made presents. You’ll have the fun of knowing that no one else in the world has exactly the same item as your gift recipient. And they'll know it, too. And that’s some serious luxury, dear reader. 
How to Layer your Luxury Necklaces Like a Cool Girl
You've seen this look for years, and yet you've never had the conjones to try it: the multi-strand, elegant disarray of several delicate necklaces worn all at once, and all layered just so. The Cool Girl Factor for this look is off the charts, in no small part because it looks effortless and nonchalant. And yet it appears to be really hard to execute. Like, what goes with what? How many is too many? Fear not, dear reader. Our ace correspondent Julie Chang Murphy is sharing the secrets of how to fashionably layer your luxury necklaces and wear multiple ones this season, with all the top fashion trends and combinations in layering. Cool.
Who Are the Top Black Fine Jewelry Designers Right Now?
If you're interested in a being a strong ally, or you want to put more of your luxury spending back into your own community, here's one way to do so. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of the top haute joillarie and fine jewelry designers from the black community. The next time you're in the market for a pretty bauble, add these sensational black-owned luxury brands and African-American jewelry designers to your list!
The Best Luxury Gifts for September Birthstone: Sapphire
Seeking the best gift for someone with a September birthday? Or who is celebrating a 5th wedding anniversary? You can't go wrong with a lovely piece of jewelry in honor of the month of their birth or their special anniversary year. So, what are the best luxury gifts of the September birthstone and the fifth wedding anniversary stone - sapphire - in fine and fashion jewelry right now? Here's our edit of the best sapphire cocktail rings, earrings, bracelets, necklaces and more that would be perfect gifts for your September baby.
Chic Vote Jewelry is the Hot New Luxury Accessory
For everything there is a season, and right now we feel confident declaring that it's officially Election Season. With conventions, debates and actual voting underway, what better time than now to celebrate the right to vote in style? Chic "vote" jewelry is the hot new luxury accessory,  whether its a necklace, bracelet, or ring. There are also some fab fashion designer brand "vote" shoes, T-shirts and sweats. Here are some of our favorite accessories and apparel for rocking the vote in 2020.
The Best Luxury Gifts of the August Birthstone: Peridot
Seeking a gift for someone with an August birthday? You can't go wrong with a lovely piece of jewelry in honor of the month of their birth. So, what are the best luxury gifts of the August birthstone - peridot - in fine and fashion jewelry right now? Here's our edit of the best peridot cocktail rings, earrings, bracelets, necklaces and tiaras that would be perfect gifts for your August baby.
The Best Luxury Earrings Easy to Wear with a Face Mask
Now that face masks are the necessary new accessory for all of our away-from-home adventures, the fashion industry has exploded with options for fabulous designer face masks. Which raises a new fashion dilemma: what are the best luxury earrings easy to wear with a face mask? On a recent lunch with a dear friend who is in our bubble, we paired a face mask and danging earrings and spent way too much time fussing around and untangling them from the mask straps. To avoid that same annoying distraction, here are our picks for the best face mask-friendly designer luxury stud earrings.
The Best Luxury Gifts of the July Birthstone: The Ruby
Seeking a gift for someone with a July birthday? You can't go wrong with a lovely piece of jewelry in honor of the month of their birth. So, what are the best luxury takes on the July birthstone - the ruby - in fine and fashion jewelry right now? Here's our edit of the best ruby cocktail rings, earrings, bracelets, necklaces and tiaras that would be perfect gifts for your July bae.
How to Wear one of the Chic On-Trend Luxury Brooches
Brooches have made a comeback, and they're showing up in all kinds of places that you might not expect to see them.  But how do you wear one of the chic on-trend luxury brooches without channeling a "grandma" or "Queen Elizabeth" vibe? (Unless that's what you're after, of course).  Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has the rundown on the most creative ways to style and wear a brooch right now.

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