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Trend Watch: Bug Jewellery

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Friday, 15 November 2013

Trend Watch: Bug Jewellery

I don't know about you, but I tend to freak out whenever I see any sort of bug.  Anything that has 6 or more legs, crawls around in the most unexpected of places or takes flight in your direction when you're trying to avoid it just creeps me out.

Except, that is, when they are set in gold or silver and covered in Swarovski crystals - not the real things of course! Much as I don't like roaches, moths etc etc, I still wouldn't want to see any harm done to them!

Enter the mini trend of the season: bug jewellery! Flowers have always been a main motif depicted in women's jewellery, and lately, forest critters like owls, rabbits, squirrels and deer have also found their glitzy spotlight.  It was high time for the creepy crawlies to make an entrance into the world of haute couture jewellery and high street spin offs.  So as you're writing down your Christmas wish-lists, here's a few picks for all pockets, whether as gifts to self, stocking fillers or gifts from that someone special!


So do thank your lucky stars there are these options which are nowhere as creepy as those used by Jared Gold during his America's Next Top Model Cycle 6 challenge! Refresh your memory here:

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