Posts tagged "earrings"

A Little Piece Of Tokyo

The problem with Japanese fashion is that a) it's often hard to get (unless you travel frequently to Japan for some reason, lucky you), and b) it's expensive. To take a little piece of Tokyo home with you (you don't even need to take the trip), look to Votan Tokyo's sweet bow stud earrings. The…

By: Leonora Epstein / August 17, 2010

Summertime Studs

Do you like piña coladas? And getting caught in the rain? Well, then these tiny pineapples belong on your ears. The sterling silver studs will put you in that laid-back Friday afternoon mindset, because that’s what tropical fruit do -- besides mixing nicely with rum, cream of coconut, and crushed ice.

By: Catherine Strawn / June 1, 2010

Wood Earrings For Your Inner Bohemian

Every woman, whether young or old, has a pair of metal hoop earrings in her jewelry box. The sizes might vary, though the material stays the same. But who wants to be like everyone else when it comes to accessorizing? Instead of sticking to gold and silver, add some wood to the mix. In any…

By: Annika Harris / May 21, 2010

The Apple Of Your … Ear

If you're a true Apple fan, you have already signed up with Cupidtino and placed your pre-order for the iPhone 4.0, so here's a new product to satisfy your Steve Jobs hunger. Nicola Harper from Geekware channeled her Mac addiction into a jewelry fetish and found a way to re-use old computer parts. With two…

By: Bianca Posterli / May 12, 2010

Itty Bitty Marc Jacobs Earrings, Equally Small Price

Oh, Piperlime. You're like that kid in high school who was really, really cool but nobody knew it. You may not have that uber-trendy edge, but if we dig, we're always finding cute little surprises. Take, for example, these teeny Marc by Marc Jacobs bow-shaped stud earrings that come in sexy black or virgin (ha,…

By: Leonora Epstein / April 20, 2010

Jennifer Lopez Wears Good Earrings In A Bad Movie

India Earrings, $68, Judith Bright Gold Paisley Earrings, $58, Judith Bright Sometimes trailers do the opposite of what they're supposed to do, which is get you to go to the movie. After seeing the preview for Jennifer Lopez's new movie, "The Back-up Plan," I definitely won't be plunking down $15 to see it in theaters.

By: Catherine Strawn / April 19, 2010

Snake Ear Wrap: Creepy Or Chic?

I normally stick to simple hoops or tiny stud earrings, so it's a little odd that I'm so drawn to this elaborate snake earring. I just can't help loving how it winds around, going through a regular hole and wrapping itself up the ear. What would you pair with it in your other ear? Or…

By: Catherine Strawn / March 25, 2010

Cute As A Button

We're looking for inexpensive ways to update our spring wardrobes, so we have these button earrings from Casa Di Culture on our shopping list. We're especially loving the Omi design, which means water, because it's simple enough to wear with jeans and a T-shirt, but will also make a spring dress feel even more special.

By: Annika Harris / March 16, 2010

Architecture For Your Ears

When the worlds of fashion and architecture meet, brilliant designs are formed. Bring back the era of Art Deco with these silver earrings, which are simple yet structured to fit in with this winter's trend of bold shoulders and exaggerations. Since the design matches the late '20s and '30s, fabricate a story about the history…

By: Bianca Posterli / February 12, 2010

What’s Your Daily Fashion Pain Threshold?

Finally, a celebrity admits that lookin' good ain't easy. Beyonce complains, "I'm always in pain! My earrings are heavy, and my heels are hurting -- they hurt all the time. But you know you have to sacrifice for beauty. You just get kind of numb after a while." Are you always in pain due to…

By: Leonora Epstein / February 11, 2010

Cherry Blossom Earrings Bring Spring To Winter

I have a problem, which is an ongoing desire for that which I cannot afford. Take, for example, these exquisite silver cherry blossom hoop earrings by my favorite jewelry designer Shaun Leane. I've got a thing for cherry blossoms; according to legend: "the dazzling white and crimson flowers were believed to be from seeds sprinkled…

By: Susannah Breslin / December 10, 2009

Season’s Savings! Teardrop Earrings from Avalee

Delicate and dangly, these sweet bubblegum crystal earrings are enchanting with just a hint of ethereal charm thanks to the vine-like silver details. These will be a great addition to our jewelry wardrobe because we're always looking for day-to-night pieces. [$17.95, Avalee] Avalee is offering Frisky readers FREE SHIPPING from today, Dec. 7, to Thursday,

By: Lauren Panariello / December 7, 2009

Win This! $200 JCPenney Gift Card

This week, we're giving away a $200 JCPenney gift card to the best commenter on The Frisky. Whoever wins is going to have a tough time figuring out how to use it, so here's an idea. We're always oohing and ahhing at the jewels celebs wear on the red carpet, from ginormous jade rings to…

By: The Frisky / December 4, 2009

Whisper Sweet Nothings Earrings

The perfect subliminal suggestion to get him telling you all his secrets, these earrings by Delfina Delettrez will get his motormouth running. That is, if you can afford them. The "Seven Sins" danglers are $1,400. [The Moment]…

By: Susannah Breslin / November 24, 2009

Where Have All The Earrings Gone?

Last night as I was getting ready for a date, I sifted through my jewelry box, looking for something to accessorize my outfit. "Hey," I thought. "Why do you never wear all these pretty earrings anymore?" I tried on a few dangly pairs, and promptly removed them—they really did change the whole vibe of my…

By: Leonora Epstein / October 1, 2009

Sperm and Fallopian Tube Jewelry

At first look, these metallic earrings are rather cute. Not my style necessarily, but statement jewelry is in and there is nothing particularly off about them. At second look, I am permanently scarred and already have a call in to my therapist. I should actually be calling my gynecologist to see if these sperm and…

By: Ali Jawin / June 16, 2009

Chic Taxidermy? Squirrel Feet Earrings

I thought Luna Lovegood in Harry Potter had cornered the market on "random things to decorate your ears with" when she donned those radish earrings. Nope, not even close. Check out these freeze dried squirrel feet earrings and necklace. Taxidermy for your lobes -- hot! I am not sure which disturbs me more: the knowledge…

By: Ali Jawin / June 12, 2009

Crave: 1928 Jewelry

When you don't have the money to buy a whole new outfit, it's all about the accessories. For example, if you take a simple dress and add a jeweled brooch, you’re suddenly as stylish as Michelle Obama! The gems at 1928 Jewelry look as though you inherited your grandmother’s gorgeous baubles because they’re based o…

By: Catherine Strawn / January 30, 2009

Crave: Secret Garden Charm Key And Locket Earrings

Lulu Frost is a super-cool jewelry company that incorporates old hotel room numbers, antique charms, and rhinestone belt buckles into new necklaces, earrings, and bracelets. The only thing is, it’s a little too expensive for us, especially since the economy tanked. But now we can get budget-friendly pieces with the same family heirloom-feel from Lulu…

By: Catherine Strawn / January 13, 2009