There is no better way to wear your mint right than Summer time. When it’s hot outside, it is time to stay cool and fresh. One of the tricks is to have mint wrapped around your skin! That’s why today’s post is all about looking nice and cool. I’ve always had soft spot for pastel colors and mint is definitely one of them. So instead of just having a glass of cold lemonade in your hand, you can also accessorize your way to the top with these fabulous collection!
1. The Time is Bright Watch. US$34.99.
Let’s start with this super cute looking watch. Made out of plastic and silicone, the double-strap is interesting enough to match with your casual day look and not to mention the sweet minty color that is totally irresistible. Wear it with a smile!
2. Emcee Squared Necklace. US$27.99.
To get more elegant and classy look, you can totally count on this beautiful squared necklace. A gorgeous combination of plated gold and shiny mint, your Summer dress couldn’t look better!
3. Bow and Arrow Earrings. US$12.99.
Feeling rather cute? Then this set is what you’re looking for. You can never escape from bows when it comes to looking all girly and sweet and this set is just fine and dandy!
4. Retro Rosie Bracelet. US$9.99.
For something more romantic and classy, wrap your wrist with something simple and sweet, like this retro looking bracelet. I totally love the cute little roses, it is a good way to freshen things up!
5. Retro Rosie Ring. US$8.99.
Well you got the bracelet, now it’s your turn to match it up with the ring! A perfect combination to sway your hot days away!
6. New Addition Bracelet. US$24.99.
Add this in your overall fashion and you’ll get the cool-classy style! What I like about this bracelet is the boldness with elegant geometric cut. Perfect for your office hours or casual hang-outs, you choose.
7. Olivia Burton As Time Flutters By Watch. US$111.99.
You would want to take a glance at your watch all the time if you have this precious little thing with you. Not because you’re bored but only because this minty watch looks so good! I adore the butterfly, the color and even the gold! A total must-have for every mint-a-holic!
My final coverage of the showcase would be about Tulola Jewelry. I was lucky to have a chance to chat with the designer herself, Ms. Sri Luce Rusna (third from the left). Looking from the uniqueness, softness and elegance of the jewelry, you will know instantly how talented, passionate and inspired this young lady is when it comes to art and glam.
Tulola jewelry was created approximately 6 years ago, the same year as the birth of Ms. Luce’s daughter. In fact, that’s where she got the name from — PuTu Lola, I thought it was really sweet and not to mention cute! I also got a chance to meet the little girl at the showcase and she was such a doll.
Based in Bali, all jewelry in Tulola are meticulously hand-made using simple yet powerful tools. So you can imagine how amazing the details are, and how careful yet gentle each finger is when crafting the jewels before transforming them into such perfection.
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Earrings are my least favorite jewelry. However, when I see this new pair from Dolce & Gabbana, I must say that I totally approve! I have a soft spot for cameo style and since this Fall/Winter 2012 is full of cameos, I just need to include this set to my finding. Made out of gold plated brass with glass pearls, they are hand-painted into such perfection, leaving you nothing but a sense of awe. Wear them for your formal or non-formal events and let all eyes be on you! US$695.
Some of you might not be too familiar with bibs, but let me tell you how amazing they are. Not only do they save you from accessory malfunction, they also make good shirt decor. Like this particular one from Marni. It changes your plain tees into something more fashionable and elegant, just like that. Although you might need to invest more on this certain accessory but trust me, it’s worth it. This lovely new bib from Marni has caught my eye the moment I saw it. I can just imagine how gorgeous it would be on top of dark/pale colored shirts. It is a chic contrast between white glossed cotton blend Macrame with beautiful pink crystals, clear and white resin beads. For being so gorgeous and delicate, this bib deserves to be on our spotlight this week! US$590.
I love neon colors and I think Summer is a good time to wear them. I’m planning to shop for some jewelry & accessories, any good recommendations?
Hi Dina, thanks for your email. Just like you, I also love neon colors, I just need to build up my courage to wear them! : ) So here are some that caught my eye and I hope you enjoy them as much as I enjoyed finding them! Have a splendid Summer!
1. Lead Jewelry Neon Beaded Necklace. US$90.
The reason why I chose this particular necklace is because not only it is full of colors but also shiny rhinestones that complete the whole look. Whether you’re going formal or casual, this necklace is a total fit.
2. River Island Multi Bead Bangle. US$13.26.
When you want to go retro, you can definitely complete the look with this charming little bangle from River Island. Don’t you just love the sweet color combo?
3. Betsey Johnson Rio Pineapple Earrings. US$45.
There’s nothing more tropical than having a pair of pineapple earrings! This super cute pair from Betsey Johnson is enough to make my mouth watery!
4. Asos 3 Pack Neon Rings. US$4.97.
Now you can show your love for neon by wearing this LOVE trio from Asos. They’re totally fun and trendy!
5. Casio Neon Green Watch. US$24.86.
Stay on time with this neon green from Casio. Simple and casual, with this superb watch, you won’t ever be late anymore.
6. J Crew Classic Wide Bangle. US$28.
Back to classic is always a good thing. When you think everything else is too much or over the top, then it is time to go back to original. That is why I just had to include this classic from J. Crew.
7. Forever 21 Flip Sunglasses. US$5.80.
Block the sunlight to your eyes with this handy glasses from Forever 21. It’s refreshing and very stylish at the same time. What do you say, are you ready to be yellow? : )