Véronique Hyland is the Associate Features Editor of Harper's BAZAAR. She has also contributed to W and The New Yorker. Return of the Jedi is her favorite of the original trilogy.
"However, when I debuted this gem at the bar, thinking very well of myself, my bros asked how an errant piece of Darth Vader's spacecraft got strapped to my clavicle. The joshing about "the necklace" has not
ceased - they refer to it as, alternately, "The Millenium Falcon" and "The Death Star." Since it seems a little late to get new friends, I'll keep wearing my beloved bauble. It dresses up a gray sweatshirt or a white T nicely, and hey, at least other girls think it's cool."
Photographed by Bonnie Beth Burke