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It is a truth universally acknowledged that the quickest way to upgrade an outfit is with some shiny new baubles. Okay, maybe that's not the primary truth, but it still counts.
Unfortunately, some of the jewels we’ve had our eye of late on aren’t exactly easy on the wallet (lookin’ at you, Venna!). But those aren't our only options. We searched out a dozen affordable gems that'll easily get us our glamor fix — without breaking the bank.
So, from a crystal bib necklace that’ll jazz up any ensemble to a pair of dangly, blue-and-green earrings that have us dreaming of fall, our favorite under-$50 gems demand you stock up on 'em now.
Singer Mary Lambert is taking over the world. In addition to her poetry, musical collabs, a recently released debut LP (Heart On My Sleeve), blogs, videos, and plans to one day conquer Broadway, the 25-year-old Massachusetts resident is still planning more. Which is a feat, considering she's already done so much. A GLAAD read
The wedding dress may be the first thing people notice as you're coming down the aisle, but no bridal look is complete without a few thoughtful
accessories. It's those seemingly small touches — like your "something old" or "something blue" — that can turn a gown into a moment. A delicate lace veil is a prime read