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I first became obsessed with British jeweler Jennifer Loiselle when Refinery29 partnered with Etsy to create some exclusive products as a part of a series called "Meet the Maker." I worked with Jennifer to customize a pair of her oh-so rad "eye drop" earrings, which happened to turn out to be one of my favorite pieces of jewelry ever.
My favorite thing about Loiselle's pieces is their quirky character but expensive appearance, which gives each one of her not-too-precious pieces a vintage-found-object vibe without feeling the least bit old. Her latest collection, entitled "Tutti Fruitti," is full of this exact type of bauble. Full of tropical fruit that look fresh out of the Bakelite era, these watermelons, pineapples, lemons — oh my — will satiate any sweet tooth of the fashion variety but have just enough bite to keep them from looking like the statement necklaces of yesteryear. There's no doubt that these lucite wonders will be the cherry on top of any outfit — quite literally.
The thermostat’s dipping, and we’re pulling on our winter boots. We’re practically jumping with glee over playing in the snow. But, our tootsies? Not so much. Gone are the summer months of regular pedicures to keep you constantly sandal-ready, but you don’t have to shell out a ton of cash or even leave your read