August 19, 2014 Trend: Pearls This summer it seems like everywhere we turn shiny pearls seem to be appearing and reappearing in collections from all types of designers and brands – both haute couture to the easily accessible alike. However, rather than a simple pair of studs or traditional preppy strands wrapped around a neck or wrist they’ve been given a huge dose of cool-girl edge by showing up oversized and wrapped around bracelets and chokers or stacked on rings and lined up along ear cuffs all the while mixing with a variety of materials like diamonds, gold studs, rose gold, gunmetal and glass crystals. Uptight and stuffy no more – say hello to a whole new alternative to update your jewelry box with. Shop our favorites below: Email About the Author Jillian Magenheim Jillian Magenheim is the Editorial Director and Director of Partnerships for OliviaPalermo.com. She is also a digital media consultant for various fashion and beauty brands. You can follow her thoughts on Twitter @Magenhaz and on Instagram @jillianrose_m Website Twitter Previous article30 Looks for 30 Days- Day 27 Next articleOlivia’s Wish List: Rolex Oyster Perpetual Watch You may also like November 26, 2015 Olivia’s Obsession: Jimmy Choo Lockett Petite Bag November 24, 2015 Olivia’s Must Have: Zara’s Floral and Pearl Motif Necklace November 23, 2015 Lines We Love: MayraFedane November 20, 2015 Who What Wear’s Celebrity Street Style Star of the Year!