Top jewelry trends of 2012

Jan 04, 2012

It is a new year, and with it comes new trends. Those who are interested in the fashion jewelry trends of the upcoming year may want to know about a couple of the must-haves, according to JCK Magazine.

Button and stud earrings are perfect for any event, whether you are out for date night or at the office. Chandelier earrings may also be making a comeback this year, but people can expect much smaller versions than years prior.

Pearls, pearls, pearls - you can't get enough this season, so make sure you have some in your jewelry box for any occasion. Also, pendant necklaces are here to stay, so don't expect these to collect any dust this year.

Pyrite will be featured on a number of items this year along with geometric shapes and tribal influenced-designs. Sport aesthetics can also be expected, as brightly colored watches with a sporty feel populated the 2012 spring runways.

The colors you can expect to appear on jewels are tangerine tango and a yellow gold, and these are will most likely be paired with a variety of stones to make quite the standout piece.