The Luxury List is a monthly column on all things luxury, tapping the foremost experts in the fashion space to explore everything from craftsmanship deep dives to the little-known details to consider when buying fine jewelry.
Buying a piece of fine jewelry is a big deal. It’s an investment purchase that definitely requires careful consideration, but often, it’s also an emotionally charged piece that you’ll remember for years and years to come in celebration of a special holiday or anniversary—whether you’re buying it for yourself or it’s a gift from someone close to you. If you’ve been thinking about making your first purchase of a fine jewelry item or are looking to add to your collection, there are plenty of noteworthy pieces to have on your radar.
Looking to the fashion set, there are a handful of pieces that really stand out. From the coolest possible takes on chunky chains to design-forward diamonds, there is no shortage of beautiful pieces in the collections of both heritage brands and emerging labels. The one thing all of these have in common? While they all fall under the umbrella of fine jewelry, they are pieces you can wear every single day, whether you’re getting dressed up or throwing on a more casual look. Ahead, let’s dive into the best fine jewelry items to know about that you’ll be sure to spot on fashion insiders—be prepared to stop and stare at all of these.