Though spring in San Francisco currently seems to be colder than our winter, my eye is still being caught by the ever-popular insect motif in jewelry. As I was walking up Sutter Street the other day, this little Victorian beauty buzzed my name from the front window of Lang Antique & Estate Jewelry.
beautiful, this intricate piece is certainly an investment for most people. It got me thinking about how this pin would be on the catwalk at Fashion Week. But how to translate this to the street? Or as often dubbed, “Runway to Realway.” I took a look around and compiled a collection of ideas. Here they are, in no particular order.
Alexis Bittar Iridescent Bumble Bee Studs
Siena Jewelry Silver Diamond Bee Pendant Necklace
Efva Attling Miss Butterfly Headband
Because even a baby can rock a butterfly, James Banks Butterfly Baby Ring
Slane Bee Charm Bracelet
Jacquie Aiche Butterfly Stud
Anna Ruth Henriques Moonstone Dragonfly Pendant
Slane Grace Black Onyx Bee Intaglio Ring
Efva Attling Miss Butterfly Heaven Collier
And if you’re looking for a little something special for the graduate in your life, Dogeared Graduation Butterfly Necklace
. (which also comes in silver
Tomorrow, as I head out for the day, I’m going to see how many of these winged creatures I see, both in reality and in the form of jewelry. I hope you have a lovely spring day!