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Many people consider New Year's Eve the pinnacle of holiday-party season, like the World Cup for fete-goers. We think of it as any other night — and still one more welcome reason to get dolled up. So, this year, instead of splurging on yet another sequined mini-dress, we're looking to invest in the kind of sparkle that's a little more versatile. Yep, we're talking drop-dead-gorgeous, statement-making jewels.
So, we've gathered up 14 stunning add-ons, from crystal-encrusted cuffs to showstopping bib necklaces and an unexpected emerald hair clip, that you can wear with everything from your swankiest LBD to your most beloved American Apparel tee. Because, you don't just want to sparkle on New Year's Eve — you should shine all year round.
There hasn't been a cultural phenomenon like Game of Thrones since the Harry Potter books first turned bespectacled boy wizards into a thing. But, HBO's fantasy epic has so permeated the culture that if you're not all in on Westeros then you're not all in on Westeros.
By decade's end we're going to see GoT hair gel, read
Newport, RI, is fancy. Sure, the Hamptons are fancy and Palm Springs is fancy, but Newport takes things to the next level with beach cottages that are actually sprawling mansions — and yachts as far as the eye can see. But, even if you don't own a 200-footer or a house with a view, that doesn't mean you can't enjoy the read