Top Designer Jewelry Brands to Memoryby Rajeev Gupta
Another classic jewelry brand is Cartier. Get yourself one of its iconic Love bracelets or something classic such as a necklace.
Not a TSA-friendly bracelet, but still very pretty.
A necklace that will last forever.
2. David Yurman
David Yurman emerged onto the jewelry scene in 1980, but that hasn't stopped it from creating pieces destined to be in your jewelry box forever. If you're buying your first piece, go for something that feature's the brand's signature rope-style twist.
Silver + diamonds = a combination made in jewelry heaven.
A future family heirloom.
This bracelet is worth the investment.
If you aren't familiar with Mikimoto, it's about to become one of your favorite designers yet. The Japanese jewelry brand's founder is known as the first to create cultured pearls, which means you know that this brand will have some of the best out there.
A true classic.
We're always down for a good hoop.
You can never have enough pearls.
If you're looking for something that feels more exotic than your classic gems, Bvlgari's pieces feel like those Cleopatra might wear if she were alive today.
This is easily one of the coolest rings you'll have.
We're loving the fan-like pendant on this necklace.
So colorful and pretty.
5. Harry Winston
Could there be anything more lust-worthy than something from Harry Winston? As the brand responsible for some of the most famous diamonds to date, there's no doubt any piece from the designer is worth the investment.
When it comes to luxury, no one does it quite like Hermès. Sure, you know the brand for its signature Birkin Bag, but it also has some amazing jewelry worthy of a spot in your collection, too.
Perhaps you've become familiar with Chopard with its luxury watches, which feature the brand's signature Happy Diamonds. Well, its jewelry equally as cool. Whether you opt for a piece that features the Happy Diamonds or not, these pieces are sure to stand out.
No matter what you get from Chanel—whether it's a classic handbag, a ready-to-wear piece, or something else, you know it'll be the epitome of chic. If you're looking for something to wear every day, embrace the famous fashion house with a shiny bauble.
10. Van Cleef & Arpels
French luxury jewelry and watch designer Van Cleef & Arpels carries a unique, old-school touch to all of its pieces. If you aren't sure where to start, get yourself something that showcases the brand's classic Clover motif, or a simple bracelet to wear with all of your ensembles. There's no going wrong here.