Off The Cuff: Bold Bracelets Friday, Mar 20 2009 

Bracelets are bigger and better than ever this year. Enjoy my edited collection of the best of the season!

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Kate Spade:

Kate goes boldly into the Geometric Look with a bevy of bangles that are a little bit retro and a whole lot of fun!

Black and white and just right for the new geometric look this season. The Color Cafe Resin Bracelets are cute as a button cuffs! On the left is the Color Dot and the right is the Brompton Stripe. each comes pre-boxed…..perfect for gift giving. $95. Currently an addition 25% will be taken off at checkout. Nice deal. Great bracelets.


I discovered the creations of sister team…Danielle and Jodie Snyder…….via Their collection of handmade in New York jewelry….is beautiful and a bit downtown edgy…..not too edgy. They have created statement pieces that you will want for your own signature pieces. Here are two of my favorites:

The Aphrodite Cuff……part of the Roman Holiday Collection…..which is inspired by Audrey Hepburn’s definitive style… glam luxe! One of a kind vintage brooches embellish the center of each cuff…..making each cuff unique. $318 at

The Rozae Cuffs….. from the Cult Couture Collection……are chic with a modern edge. Multi-chained and malleable…..they will fit your wrist……in gold or oxidized silver. $388

Kenneth Jay Lane

Kenneth Jay Lane always makes a statement with his high fashion styles. The Sculpted Cuff has swirls of style! It is art for the arm in 22k gold electroplate. $190 at

Kenneth Jay Lane Multicolored jeweled cuff

White….Bright…..and Bold! Kenneth Jay Lane’s Multicolored Cuff is a very chic statement piece that will be your Spring and Summer “go to” bracelet. $205 at


Isharya’s Indian inspired and luxe line is always a celebrity favorite. It is one of mine as well. Look at these beautiful bracelets!

The Bubble Bangle…..part of the Bollywood Star Collection……is a light look for a big cuff. Like the shoes we will be wearing….the cut out details….make this bracelet a style statement. Also available in gold. $397.00 at Isharya.

Isharya Gem embellished cuff

Isharya’s Gem embellished cuff certainly makes a clear statement! It says: “I love the luxe look!” I love the random way the jewels are placed on this outstanding bracelet! $650

Emillio Pucci

I may have to get this one! Pucci’s Plexiglass Flower Bangle is so pleasing to my eye. As always…..I love the Pucci colors…..and mixed with black…..they really pop! This bracelet will rev up the simplest of ensembles! $290 at

Another Pucci piece. The Wrap Print Bracelet is a scarf for your wrist. Golden mesh and satin bands of Pucci print makes this bracelet a whimsical choice. $355 at

J Crew

J Crew stores always have a basket or container of pretty little baubles. They often tempt me…..not only for their playful style…..but for their “more affordable” price points. Here are two of my fave’s of the Spring Collection.

Designed to match J Crew’s colors of the season………the Butterfly Bauble Bracelet……..makes a bold statement in a soft way. It is made of reesin beads and Czech glass crystals. Molded metal butterflies flutter throughout the design. Lovely! $125 at

A complimentary bracelet to the Butterfly bracelet…….The Coronation cuff is Indian inspired. Add a bohemian chic look to this seasons wardrobe. Also available in a natural colorway. $150 at

Alexis Bittar

He has been designing jewelry since 1990…….and worked with Patricia Field to design jewelry for Sex in the City in 2002….Alexis Bittar’s lucite bracelets have a cult following. Simply fab!

Large Celestial Ocean Hinge Bracelet In Red Coral

The Celestial Ocean Hinge Bracelet in Coral is certainly a beauty! So bright and bold… will get you noticed each time you wear it! $545 at


Deck Yourself out in the Vanderbiilt Deco Cuff! Retro glam. Bright and bold. This gorgeous bracelet features crystal studs in rhodium . $545 at


Taking the price point down a bit……without losing the style factor……supermodel IMAN has launched a jewlery line at HSN… lady!

IMAN Global Chic Amber-Inspired Bold Bangle Duo

So chic….. bold….. and wearable! The Global inspired Bangle Duo gets you two bracelets for $59.95! I love the glossy finish and the contrast in sizes.

IMAN Global Chic Grecian-Style Hammered Cuff

The Grecian Style Hammered Cuff has an organic look about it with the very in style cut outs. $59.95 at

Marc Jacobs

Anything Marc Jacobs is very en vogue now. Of course…..everyone wants one of his handbags……but he jewelry collection is right on now. Love the colors he has used this season!

The Pear Resin Bangle is a bright bold little bauble on violet with gold glitter accents. The outside of the bracelet is a glossy purple. The inside is lined in an unexpected grosgrain ribbon. Fun! $350 at

Much like the violet bangle…..this one is bright and cheery in aubergine and gold. There is a bit more of a marbled look to this one when enlarged. $350 at

Check Back Soon……new styles and designers will be featured as I find them.

Color Cuffs! Saturday, May 17 2008 happens have some very interesting jewelry right now. I was smitten by the color enamel cuffs that come in coral, yellow, and green. Very Tory Burch like, don’t you th ink . Now only Coral available. It’s on sale for $44.50 at