If wedding bells are in your future, chances are you've got a lot of little details to obsess over — flowers, venues, music, colors, favors, menus...so much OMG-my-head-is-spinning minutiae to deal with. But take a deep breath, all you bewildered brides: We've got good news.
Local jewelry designer Ruth Barzel (you've seen her work at Periwinkle, Julia Farr, and Rue 14) just launched Sophisticated Bride, a special Etsy shop devoted to bridal jewelry. Now, you can shop all her pretty, locally made creations — from chunky pearl bracelets to elegant drop earrings — in one place.
Whew, there now ... doesn't that feel better? Click through to see our preferred picks for tying the knot — and you know, you don't really need a soon-to-be-spouse to shop pretty jewelry. Just sayin'.