In 2011 the jewellery tendencies showcased big, bold and chunky pieces. In 2012 the top 10 jewellery trends are all about classic pieces for the spring as well as natural pieces for the fall collection. 2012 is all about sustainability, recycled, raw pieces that will range from classic to exotic. Hot fashion items in 2012 consist in big and bold rings as well as mix of vintage with a contemporary flair.
One of the most jewellery items that will complete your wardrobe is a Choker Necklace. It is truly not important how expensive the piece as long as it is close to the neck accentuating the shoulder lines. A choker necklace must be worn with a open neck shirt and it also looks great with strapless, v-neck or deep round neck shirt or dress.
2012 is marked by blue. For the girls out there thinking that blue is not their color, you can bet you can find a great blue hue that is just perfect for your skin tone, so you might as well grab a few pieces. In addition to blue, greens, and purples be complementary colors, while yellows will give a contrast and the beige, khaki and lavender will soften.
In 2012, you will see a lot of jewellery pieces inspired by flowers. Petals, buds and full floral arrangements will be seen in rings, necklaces, bracelets, brooches and any other piece of jewellery, regardless the material.
2012 is a big year for hair jewellery. From brooches, tiaras to barrettes and hair pins jewellery. This bridal type of trend has been present in runway and red carpet events and it is slowly translating into the streets. Small flower brooches as well as large and funky hair accessories started coming out in 2011.
Geodes are essentially spherical masses with minerals embedded on its centre, such as pyrite and most commonly quarts. Given the rawness of this type of rocks jewellery pieces made with them, they tend to be very natural and exotic, giving a striking look to the pieces.
One of the latest trends that has been surfacing in 2012 and will pick up in 2013 is the futuristic jewels. These are created in shapes and designs that are inspired in the future and use a variety of materials, such as heavy metals, plastic and stones.
The maxi-necklace trend started in 2011 but in 2012 the pieces became even larger. From chockers to necklaces that cover the neck and chest completely, maxi pieces will give a glamorous feel to any basic outfit.
These are actually very cool. We are now seeing really elaborate feather earrings and necklaces that are so colorful and exotic. Long, multi tassels earrings are often designed with feathers and light metal chains are in, so they can be worn on the two ears or just in one. Long necklaces are also really fun and will add a punch of color to solid outfits.
These are wonderful pieces that must not miss from your accessory wardrobe.