Jewelry Information Center Announces 2013 Jewelry Trends

Statement necklaces and shoulder-sweeping colored gemstone earrings were among the trends spotlighted by the Jewelry Information Center at its July 31 Fine Jewelry Preview.

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Other highlighted trends include unique colored gemstones, like boulder opals, watermelon tourmaline, and rough-cut quartz; sterling silver jewelry; big and bold pearls; and beyond-bridal platinum.

Editors from magazines such as InStyle, Lucky, and W Magazine, previewed more than 100 pieces of jewelry at the event.

“The jewelry showcased at the Fine Jewelry Preview gives editors a sneak peek at the must-have jewelry styles for the year to come,” Amanda Gizzi, director of communications for Jewelers of America, said in a statement.