||This versatile bridal jewelry trend can be adapted to any style of wedding from a sandy beach to a formal church hall, mixing in well with all different levels of formality and any time of day. Wedding colors can be incorporated into jewelry with colored fancy stones and pearls, or the statement necklace can be designed with classic white cultured freshwater pearls and clear crystals. The contrasting combination of pearls and crystals in the same piece--sparkly and matte, edgy and smooth, natural and manmade--offers a visual metaphor for the union of two different individuals coming together as one.
Right in line with current fashion and runway reports, this marriage of materials--equal parts luster and shine--is seen in dramatic chokers and collar necklaces, elongated bracelet cuffs and oversized earrings. Adorn the entire bridal party and surprise the mother of the bride and groom with special pieces in this opulent jewelry trend.