Six Pieces That Prove Sparkles Aren’t Annoying for the New Year
They say sequins and sparkles are a girl’s best friend, but let’s face it: glitzy can sometimes come across a little… gaudy. You don’t want to be that girl who walks into a party looking like she just stepped out of a reality show audition. Fortunately, we’ve found six sparkly pieces available on West 3rd Street that are less Real Housewives, and more real, effortless chic. Take your cues from the stores below and see why there’s no better – or shinier – way to ring in the new year!
1. ALEXIS BITTAR – GOLD COLLAR NECKLACE
This gold and jewel-encrusted hinge collar is a glamourous statement piece, and perfect for a new year’s party or dinner. The polished gold-tone collar is adorned with a row of radiant baguettes on either side and fit for a princess! The overall effect is elegant, dazzling and super luxe. Available at Alexis Bittar – 8383 West 3rd Street.
2. NEW STONE AGE – SHIMMER COASTERS
Serve your drinks on these gold and silver coasters from New Stone Age. With an elegant foil-leaf design and a unique hexagonal shape, the coasters will brighten up any party – or any champagne glass! Available at New Stone Age – 8407 West 3rd Street.
3. EGGY – GOLD SNAKE-PRINT SNEAKER
For the fashionable youngsters in your life, children’s boutique, Eggy, has these amazing faux snake-print high-tops. The shoes are as comfortable as they are stylish, with a cushioned footbed, velcro strap closure and rubber sole. Definitely Instagram-worthy, whether your child is a budding street-style star, or just to share a pic with the family. Available at Eggy – 8365 West 3rd Street.
4. POLKADOTS & MOONBEAMS – SEQUINNED MINI DRESS
Sparkly sequins adorn this double-layer mini dress that is a stunning choice for holiday parties and evening events alike. Play it up with some fabulous pumps and a statement clutch for a memorable night out, then wear it to cover up the next day to hide any signs of a hangover! Available at Polkadots and Moonbeams – 8361 West 3rd Street.
5. DAN DEUTSCH OPTICAL OUTLOOK – FENDI CAT-EYE SUNGLASSES
These stunning cat-eye frames from Fendi are embellished with Swarovski crystals, and will be sure to turn heads when you step into the room. Flirty and feminine, these sunglasses make a bold statement without going over the top. Available at Dan Deutsch Optical Outlook – 8358 West 3rd Street.
6. M. COHEN – CARVED SILVER CUFF LINK RING
Think shiny accessories are reserved for women? Think again! This “Ruff Carved Silver Cuff-Link Ring” from M. Cohen is strong and rugged, and a perfect piece for the stylish man in your life. Part of M Cohen’s “Passages Collection,” the ring is completely hand-carved, and available in both wide and narrow fits. As a bonus: anyone who shops M. Cohen rings now through January 1st will get a free $50 gift card with any purchase over $250. Available at M. Cohen Designs – 8362 West 3rd Street.