Jewelry Holiday Gift Guide, Naughty Edition

Lushes, libertines, rogues, and rebels. We all know, and perhaps even love, a few.

Below, 10 jewelry gift ideas that speak to a variety of kinks, quirks, and peccadilloes, curated especially for the person in your life who routinely nettles, yet frequently amuses you, with naughty behavior.

Deakin Francis Road to Ruin Cuff LinksFor the truly, incorrigibly, and fabulously louche, these cufflinks tick all the boxes when it comes to misbehaving. (Road to Ruin cufflinks in hand-painted rock crystal and 18k yellow gold, $11,928; Deakin & Francis)

Karen Karch black swan ring with gray and yellow diamondsIf she’s more Odile than Odette. (Black Swan Infinite Ring with gray and yellow diamonds in blackened 18k white gold and 18k rose gold, $12,000; Karen Karch)

Noudar Diamond ChokerWhen a fondness for 50 Shades…has become a full-on lifestyle choice. (Choker with black diamonds set in black rhodium, $13,200, Noudar)

Ressence Type 1 SquaredFor someone who refuses to obey the rules, a watch that’s as far from vanilla as it gets—instead of traditional numerals and hands, you get inscrutable discs and graphics. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg.  (T2 N watch with a stainless steel case and silver dial on a blue alligator strap, about $16,000; Ressence)

 Oh My Got Viper Cuff LinksFor the slippery and/or sharp-tongued. (Vipers cufflinks with diamonds and sapphires in 18k white gold, $7,700; Oh My Got)

Wendy brandes NSFW NecklaceFor the friend who sends you filthy emails. (Letter Necklace in sterling silver, $280; Wendy Brandes)

Jacquie Aiche Opal Inlay PendantFor the person who’s rarely without a vape pen, often smiling and always happy to share. (Sweet Leaf opal inlay necklace on a 14k gold and diamond chain, $2,275; Jacquie Aichealso at top)

Established thug life earrings“Difficult” doesn’t even begin to describe her. (Thug Life Stud Earrings in 14k white gold, $350; Established)

Coal Jewelry Workshop 85 Pin

For someone who’s a cross between the subject of Taylor’s Swift’s “Mean” and Carly Simon’s “You’re So Vain.” Or certain members of Congress. (Coal Pin featuring natural coal harvested from the beaches of Newcastle NSW, price upon request; Workshop 85)

King Baby Signet Ring
For Grandpa on a good day. Or your office sidekick. Doesn’t matter—everyone knows a committed F-bomber. (Men’s signet ring in sterling silver, $280; King Baby)


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