Straw basket bags are hotter than ever this summer, but they're not just for the beach. From oversized totes to tiny woven baskets to playful pom-pom clutches, the It accessory is ideal for Sunday brunch with your besties, date night at the movies, or just hitting the city streets. Though the gorgeous straw styles from Cult Gaia and Clare V. may not suit everyone's budget, you can still score the cool-girl cary-all for a steal. Here are 14 under-$50 straw bags we'll be carrying all season.
From makeup gift sets to luxury skincare kits, we've gathered all the must-have boxes of glamour for the beauty lover in your life. Don't get her another gift card this holiday—give her the gift of a sparkling lipstick set jam packed with glosses and creams or a box of bubble bath truffles. And yes, the truffles are as decadent as they sound.
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Orbital piercings are already super hot this season, but this twist on the trend will have you swooning.
Pearls are one of the most iconic elements of jewelry, and they've withstood the fashion trends. Versatile, classy and feminine: What more do you need? Learn to make a DIY pearl cluster necklace that exudes all of these qualities.
Crystals, geodes, sparkling druzy (druse), and iridescent gems have been dominating jewelry recently. And now you can jump on the trend without breaking the bank. This DIY labradorite necklace is the perfect addition to any raw-crystal jewelry collection.
We would be nowhere without our secret weapon: mascara. Take a few minutes to relax before you curl your lashes this morning and find out about the historic journey of beauty's biggest must-have.
Making leather jewelry doesn't have to be complicated. With this DIY tutorial, you can use tiny bits of leather scraps to make a pair of statement earrings. The mod-inspired vibe will add a pop to any outfit!
I get asked about red lipstick all the time. Which are my favorites? Which are appropriate for daytime? Which are better suited for warm complexions and which are better for cool complexions? The truth is, I wear reds of all different ranges, regardless of whether they “match” my complexion. A red lip is a statement, and you can make whatever statement you want! Whether deep, bright, subdued, or even sparkly, a handful of red lipsticks (or an entire drawer) is a must-have in any makeup collection.
Republicans have made gender-specific bathrooms a hot-button talking point of late. But the DNC showed how simple the issue can be.
The practice of exchanging anniversary gifts dates back to the middle ages, with traditional gifts such as silver for the 25th anniversary originating in the Germanic region, when a husband gave his wife a silver garland. The source on this is Hallmark, one of many businesses with a stake in making sure we keep celebrating milestones with gifts and cards. I suspect business interests have played a part in keeping some of the more obscure traditions going as well as adding “modern” gift alternatives.
Big, layered statement necklaces are everywhere right now, with designer DYLANLEX pioneering the movement. We love their bold, multiple-necklace looks, but they also come with a hefty price tag. So, we went a more inexpensive route: breathing new life into some old necklaces to get this DIY statement necklace.
The runways have spoken, and the pendant necklace is one of the hottest jewelry trends for spring 2015! Easily update any outfit with one of the many variations of this classic stunner DIY by using natural elements, vintage hardware, and, of course, a bit of sparkle.
Jessica Alba is always at the top of our best dressed list. With this statement necklace, printed sweater, and bright teal bag, she secures her spot at number one. Everything in Alba's outfit is saying something, and we love the conversation.
Statement jewelry doesn't have to be expensive. With this super fun project, you can DIY a pair of flirty earrings. It's also the perfect way to flex your jewelry-making skills.
This DIY embellished collar will double as a bold statement necklace this holiday season, turning a classic blouse into your favorite layering piece this December!
In its day job, bungee cord has all kinds of industrial uses. But in its time off, this colorful, stretchy material is great for jewelry making! Mixed material jewelry is everywhere right now, and you'll find bungee cord right in the thick of things, mixed with sparkly embellishments used in necklaces and bracelets. The best part about incorporating bungee cord into your jewelry? The color combinations are endless, bungee is easy to find at your local big box retailer, and it makes a great DIY statement necklace or bracelet!
Clever and minimal, this lucky horseshoe necklace makes a symbolic statement on its own and works well layered with other necklace...s for an on-trend look. Crafted in bright sterling silver, this necklace can be worn at 16 or 18 inches. read more
With six strands of warm, white freshwater cultured pearls, this toursade-style necklace adds a modern statement to your look, fin...ished with a sterling silver hook clasp. read more
Dazzle all those who gaze upon you with this impressive Exotic Identity Trinity necklace. The snowflake pendant stands out in its ...sterling silver setting making this necklace a posh statement for the fashion aficionado. The pendant hangs from the sterling silver chain that closes with a spring-ring clasp keeping it fixed to your person at all times. read more
X & O Handset Austrian Crystal 14kt Rose Gold-Plated U-Shape Multi-Link Bib Necklace:14kt rose gold-platedU-shape multi-link cryst...al bib necklaceHandset Austrian crystalEvery piece of Walmart jewelry passes rigorous inspection at our Quality Assurance labs. So you can buy with confidence â guaranteed. Learn More read more
Ellen Tracy sterling silver Byzantine style necklace.
Look outrageously beautiful in the stunning design of this graduated byzantine necklace created in 14k gold. Lobster clasp close. ...Approximate length: 16-3/4". read more
Belk & Co. Sterling Silver Byzantine Links Necklace. This sterling silver necklace features byzantine links measuring 18-in in len...gth and 10.84-mm in width. Lend a shining touch to your collection with this gorgeous go-to. read more
Add a shimmering statement to your outfit with this sterling silver graduated bead necklace. 17 inches in length
Look outrageously beautiful in the stunning design of this graduated byzantine necklace created in 14k gold. Lobster clasp close. ...Approximate length: 16-3/4. read more
Sterling silver links are tightly woven to give you a substantial bracelet that makes a big impression. Made in Italy. Metal: Ster...ling silver Closure: Lobster clasp Dimensions: 7" long; 8.2mm wide Jewelry photos are enlarged to show detail. read more
This trendy circle necklace is sure to make a statement with four graduating circles in a highly polished finish. Crafted of fine ...sterling silver, this necklace dangles from an 18-inch rolo chain. Metal: Sterling silver Style: Pendant Finish: High... read more
Go to the fashion forefront with Giani Bernini's graduated byzantine link necklace exquisitely fashioned in sterling silver with l...obster clasp. Approximate length: 17. read more
Make a statement with the Dolce Vita Graduated Byzantine Necklace. It is a gorgeous addition to workwear, formal attire and more. ...The length is just right to suit a wide range of necklines. A lobster claw clasp offers secure closure. This 18kt Byzantine chain necklace features an intricate design reminiscent of bygone empires. It is made in Italy. read more
Sterling Silver 7.5in Byzantine Bracelet Gender: Female.
Modern and sophisticated, this eye-catching collar necklace makes a serious statement of style. Fashioned in sterling silver, this... striking design features deep diamond-cut etching and a rope-textured inner border. A unique look, certain to garner compliments, this 18.0-inch design is polished to a brilliant shine and secures with a durable lobster claw clasp. read more
925 Sterling Silver Graduated Bead Necklace Size: Osfm. Color: Gray. Gender: Unisex. Age Group: Adult.
Italian made sterling silver necklace features seven polished balls graduated on a cable chain Size: Osfm. Color: Silver. Gender: ...Unisex. Age Group: Adult. read more
Turn heads in this statement-making necklace, featuring graduating sterling silver beads and a sliding clasp for adjustable length.... Necklace measures 28 inches in length and features a sliding clasp. Made in Italy. read more
Silver plated sterling silver graduated link necklace.
Belk & Co. Sterling Silver Graduated Bead Necklace. This necklace features 17-in length row of sterling silver graduated beads and... measures 12.08 mm in width. read more
Ellen Tracy sterling silver graduated bead necklace.
Simply sophisticated, is the best way to describe this Sterling Silver 3 graduated diamond cut bead 18 inch frontal necklace.
Splendere sterling silver rhodium plated graduated cubic zirconia necklace.
You'll look stunning in this sterling silver multi graduated diamond cut frontal 18 inch necklace.
Inspired by the Greek byzantine era, this elegant oxitized sterling silver square pendant follows the traditional Byzantine jewelr...y style with detailed patterns, rounded corners, and colorful gemstones. It is a unique pendant made with 925 sterling... read more
Inspired by the Greek byzantine era, this elegant oxidized sterling silver cross pendant follows the traditional Byzantine jewelry... style with detailed patterns, rounded corners, and colorful gemstones. It is a unique pendant made with 925 sterling silver. read more