A truly remarkable piece of jewelry is not necessarily an everyday item. There are probably a few key pieces in your collection that remind you of a certain birthday, a treat from your beau, or that time you actually decided to splurge — not save — your holiday bonus.
Sure, you might be able to get a truck full of inexpensive costume jewelry for the price of one dazzling semi-precious stone, but some occasions call for a serious investment piece
. And other occasions merit a fantastical daydream....
So, to help satiate your taste for the finer things, we've sifting through a sea of diamonds, rubies, and platinum (boy, are we exhausted!), and picked out the 14 prettiest pieces of fine jewelry worth every precious penny
. After all, diamonds are
a girl's best friend.
Market Research by Willow Lindley