You can't go wrong with the Nomos Tangente (priced just under $2,000).
Jeremy Oster of Oster Jewelers and Shaina Williams of Williams Jewelers already gave us their tips (and clued us in to some all-important lingo) for what to look for when buying your first "real" watch. But that's just step one. Now you actually have to find that perfect...
October 8 2015, 2:00 PM
The MarineMaster Quartz Professional from Seiko’s new Prospex Master Series collection of dive watches; $1,300, seiko.com
Few accessories signify adult status quite like watches. They're often expensive, which means you've considered the purchase carefully. They're (hopefully) well-crafted, so owning one suggests an appreciation for finely made objects. And they're an accessory worn each and every day,...
October 7 2015, 3:30 PM
Penny Preville Deco cuff in 18-karat green gold with diamonds; $10,000, Hyde Park Jewelers, 303-333-4446, hpjewels.com
—Photography by Paul Miller
Cartier’s most lavish design motif—art deco—gained traction in the early 20th century (think The Great Gatsby and New York City’s Chrysler Building) and has held on as a source of inspiration for designers ever since. Easily recognized for its use of bold symmetrical shapes such as...
Fall’s color palette of black, blue, brown, and oxblood is dramatic, but adding bright accessories not only helps balance the look out, it also adds just the right amount of fashion cheekiness. Enter Italy’s DuePunti, a playful jewelry line of colorful silicone rings and—starting this month—...
September 6 2012, 7:40 AM
Opening spread: INTIMATE AFFAIR
Her: Alexander Wang dress, $765; Valentino handbag, $1,695, and shoes, $895; all Nordstrom, 2810 E. First Ave., 720-746-2424, shop.nordstrom.com. Ippolita sterling silver faceted double oval earrings, $325; Efva Attling sterling silver chain bracelet, $1,540;...
August 27 2012, 3:32 PM
Dries Van Noten silk print dress, $1,675, Max, 1177 Walnut St., Boulder, 303-449-9200, maxfashion.com
Back to Basics
Yves Saint Laurent Belle du Jour leather clutch, $595, available by order, Neiman Marcus, 3030 E. First Ave., 303-329-2600, neimanmarcus.com...
March 28 2012, 11:51 AM