The amount of incredible handmade jewelry out there can be overwhelming - not only must you decide on the style you are going for, but the metal, too. While most of us probably have a preference when it comes to the type of jewelry we like (think yellow gold versus platinum or white gold), we don’t often think about the role our skin tone plays in selecting jewelry. However, your skin tone is one of your best resources when it comes to determining what works. Sure, your best friend’s opinion still matters, but next time you are trying on jewelry, take into consideration how it makes your skin look.
I absolutely LOVE the geometric patterns associated with the Southwest and strive to tie them together with colors from the Deco era however I can. Just like these southwestern style earrings, well wait what are they?
Where Deco allows for more crossover of color, true Southwest style earrings, necklaces, and jewelry designs stick to a more traditional color palette, both of which I respect and love. For those who are still a little fuzzy on what Deco is versus Southwest design jewelry, here’s a little breakdown: