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Resort 2016: Accessories Highlights From the Collections

Accessories designers favored suede, vibrant color and exotic patterns for resort 2016.

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Fine Jewelry Trend: Mixed-Cut Gemstones

Fine jewelry designers are incorporating multiple gemstone cuts within single pieces — with results that look fresh and modern.

Xiao Wang's 14-karat yellow gold ring with white and Champagne diamonds.

Jewelry Trend: The Marquise Cut Makes a Comeback

Considered passé for several decades, the football-shaped gemstone is regaining its sparkle.

Clockwise from top right: Silvia Furmanovich’s 18-karat gold, resin-dipped petal earrings with diamonds; Nikos Koulis’ 18-karat pink gold and enamel ring with diamonds and amethyst; Finn’s 18-karat yellow and white gold ring with white diamonds, and Sutra’s 18-karat black gold ring with diamonds and blue sapphires. 

Accessories Trend: Nature-Inspired Jewelry

All matter of flora and fauna made their way into fine jewelry collections as designers embraced an updated Art Nouveau mood.

David Yurman’s blackened silver, iolite, purple and blue sapphire, blue topaz, color-change garnet, green tourmaline and cognac diamond earrings.

Jewelry Trend: Color Codes

Bold hues come together 8 in striking combos when stones like blue tourmaline and orange pink spinel are paired dramatically.

Xiao Wang’s 18-karat yellow gold, Tahitian black pearl and natural color diamond cuff.

Jewelry Trend: Pearl Jam

No longer relegated to the prim-and-proper set, these funky new designs with pearls go beyond the standard-issue necklace.

Marli’s 18-karat yellow gold and diamond bangle.

Jewelry Trend: Futuristic

Diamonds go beyond the classics with modern, graphic designs, proving they are more than just pretty facets.

Chiara Ferragni’s glitter and leather slip-on sneakers.

Fall Accessories Trend: #Happy

Designers are now making it easy to wear your heart on your sleeve — or neck, wrist and even feet.

Paula Cademartori's calf leather and suede keychain.

Accessories Trend: Charmed, I’m Sure

Bag charms and key chains add personality and visual interest to classic handbags styles.