Fashion Facets

Those ubiquitous “I Love You” and “#1 Mom” charms that everyone gave for Valentine’s Day gifts used to be known in the trade as “talking jewelry.” Apparently we still like our jewelry to talk, but the conversation has gotten much more sophisticated. One of the more intriguing trends spotted recently is the “hidden message,” a stylish update to the traditional engraving on the inside of a wedding band. A growing number of international designers have adapted this romantic idea in rings and pendants that break apart to reveal a hidden message or have engraved poetry and verses visible on the outside or hide a tiny gem at the back. Other designers pass on their message through a combination of ancient and modern symbols. Rings, pendants and pins with icons depicting love, faith, wishes and dreams strike a positive chord with today’s consumers. They’re available in

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