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Here are some chic necklaces from the new Spring collections of our favorite emerging jewelry designers:

Wahine JewelryWahine Jewelry specializes in handcrafted necklaces, earrings, bracelets made of 14k gold filled, sterling silver. All designs are inspired by the tropical lifestyle of the Hawaiian islands. Citrine, amethyst, green amethyst, smoky quartz, rose quartz, and garnet beads are a few of the stones they incorporate along with shells and pearls to give the jewelry a tropical feel. We love this Lacey (yellow) Lemon quartz triple chain necklace.  for 20% off through 3/31/07, use code STYLEBAKERY

$77 at

Original Hardware Springtime in Paris Fine Silver Pendant NecklaceDesigner Carrie Schafer marries modern lines with stunning stones in her collection of hip, hand-forged jewelry. We love this Springtime in Paris Fine Silver Pendant Necklace featuring two beautifully hand made fine silver pendants embossed with fleur de lis and hammered by hand hang from a simple sterling silver ball chain.  for 15% off through 3/31/07, use code BeOriginal

$95 at

Yumi Chen Venetian Glass StarfishDesigner Yumi Chen always manages to surprise with her dazzling, colorful jewelry featuring Japanese silk kimono beads, Venetian glass and Swarovski crystals.  This Abstract Aqua/24kt Gold Foil Venetian Glass Starfish is adorned with Blue Zircon Swarovski crystals and 14kt gold-filled chain. Perfect for sultry summer days by the shore. for 20% off plus free shipping on orders over $125 through 3/31/07, use code STYLEBAKERY

$120 at

Laura James Hammered Slip Coin NecklaceFrom vintage chain, charms and semiprecious stones to the latest designs fresh off the runway, Laura James offers chic one-of-a-kind designs. This Hammered Slip Coin Necklace is a stylish addition to your Spring wardrobe. for 15% off through 3/31/07, use code STYLEBAKERY1

$118 at


If you’re getting a bit bored recycling your favorite vamp shade, turn instead to Spring’s hot new nail color: khaki. beauty editor Mickey Williams found two shades to love in Deborah Lippmann’s collection, worn by Kate Winslet at the Oscars and Mary J Blige at the Grammys. Mickey’s favorite shade this season is Fashion, with its blonde, taupe matte finish. If you want to add a bit of sparkle on top, layer a coat of Diamonds and Pearls, it’s Kate’s favorite.

$15 at

for more of this season’s hot new makeup trends, check out our new Spring Beauty Report

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Bag Snob interviews one of the most powerful figures in the fashion industry, Julie Gilhart of Barney’s New York.

40 Days and 40 Nights of Beauty Brand Reviews at Blogdorf Goodman: Day 21, Lancome.

eBelle5 the designer handbag blog recommends hitting the courts in style this spring with the designer Louis Vuitton Damier Azur Badminton Set and Pouch.

Shorts-1Coquette loves the sleek look of dressed up bermuda shorts and gives her favorite picks.

The wonder of the $42,000 Louis Vuitton Frankenbag…which has Fashiontribes wondering if it was inspired by other handbags of horror?

Girlawhirl loves the sugar scrubs from Diana b.

Wrapped in peach-pink satin and midnight-black lace, KRiSTOPHER’s sure these Lacey Bruno Frisoni Shoes shoes are pure you.

My Fashion Life tests out Condé Nast’s new online baby, Stylefinder.

Nail Tech Secrets shows off some cool blue nails for spring.

At Papierblog, Eva wonders whether fashion is getting too violent especially after the debut of Stella McCartney’s line at Target in Australia.

Picture 2Read Stylehive’s interview with Jennifer Sarkilahti for Odette NY jewelry who handcrafts elegant and pretty jewelry with an artisan feel from wax carving and casting.

Second City Style
’s Annual Beauty Olympics Week 2: Lips/Eyes. We tested 100’s of products so you don’t have to.

Once you go Brazilian – you never go back — Funny Video at SheFinds.

Styleaholics checks out the first ever hip-hop throw pillows for your home.

Rejuvenate your skin for spring with microdermabrasion and eBeautyDaily!

Frutels Nutritional Support For Acne

Based on the theory that clear skin comes from within, these genius (and tasty!) gummy candies provide vitamins and critical micronutrients that attack the root causes of acne. Developed by a scientist and completely natural, holistic and sugar-free, 73% of people saw visible results in their skin in just 7 days.

$5.99 per one week supply at

save 15% through 4/15/07

It’s no secret that we are fans of Hanky Panky panties in lace, so we were quite excited to hear that they’re also available in a cotton version. Sexy, yet incredibly comfortable, they’ve been added to our list of favorites. Available in 3 colors.

$28 exclusively at


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