Bold baubles: Dazzling Christmas party jewellery

12 Dec 2023 | |By Annie Lewis

Sparkle your way through the festivities with gleaming gemstones and intricate metalwork

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Party season is well and truly upon us and if there was ever a time to make a bold statement with your jewellery, it would most certainly be now. 

It’s not every day you can flaunt a cluster of diamonds or a large ruby pendant without raising a few eyebrows. But at Christmas, with all the glitz and glamour it brings, anything goes — especially in the world of party jewellery. Our edit of this season’s sparkliest pieces, from brilliant bracelets to eye-catching earrings, is here to help you dial up an iconic LBD or add a shimmering finishing touch to your all-out attire. 

Missoma x Harris Reed star of the show pearl signet ring

Encapsulating the festive spirit, Missoma’s octagonal signet ring features a central pearl surrounded by graduated white cubic zirconia pavé on a 14 karat gold plated band. It acts as a subtle nod to the festive season, and is so timeless and versatile it can be worn to all your soirees this year and beyond.

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Larkspur & Hawk Luzia 14-karat gold quartz earrings

Often when you think of Christmas jewellery, red rubies and pine-green emeralds come to mind. Move away from tradition with Larkspur & Hawk’s 14-karat gold earrings, which feature a cluster of lavender moon quartz backed in tea rose and nectar foils that will add a soft and luminous glow to your outfit.

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Pearl Octopuss.Y silver-plated crystal earrings

Channel your inner magpie with these disco ball-style earrings. Perfect for a festive party or luxurious brunch with friends, these silver-plated hoops make a statement, especially when paired with an off-the-shoulder top to properly show them off.

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Anissa Kermiche Impromptu Bracelet

Who said pearls weren’t for Christmas? Anissa Kermiche’s contemporary take on pearl jewellery comes in the form of her Impromptu bracelet, which adopts a bangle-like open cuff formed from flexible stainless steel so it’s sure to fit any wrist. Freshwater pearls are intertwined with gold beads which makes the subtle snow-white tone pop.

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Harwell Godfrey Foundation diamond chain necklace

Harwell Godfrey’s Foundation necklace is grounded in the brand’s signature geometric design language, comprising a 18-karat yellow gold chain and hexagonal pendant encrusted with pavé-set white diamonds. This chain could be the centrepiece of your Christmas outfit or an everyday layering addition to your neck stack.

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Alessandra Rich silver-tone crystal clip earrings

London-based Italian designer Alessandra Rich’s clip-on earrings feature a cascading silver-tone fringe edged with colourful cabochons. Wear with your evening best to add some sparkle to those festive evenings at the theatre or singing carols.

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Simone Rocha red cluster drip earrings

In a glistening scarlet hue, these stunning earrings would work perfectly as your outfit’s centrepiece. Pair with your favourite evening gown and forget a necklace so this pair can have their chance to shine.

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Monica Vinader Gemstone Tennis Necklace

Traditionalists may prefer to opt for classic Christmas colours, such as emerald. Monica Vinader’s tennis necklace features highly-reflective Indian green onyx so you’ll be dazzling your way through the night. Every piece from this collection has been handcrafted with 100 per cent recycled 18-karat gold vermeil and solid sterling silver.

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The Diamond Store Ruby and Diamond Pendant Necklace

One of the most sophisticated gemstones to wear at Christmas, rubies add a delightful pop of colour to your jewellery collection. This necklace features a large oval-shaped ruby claw set in polished yellow gold.

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Liberty Ianthe Star Blue Sapphire Ring

Paying a twinkling homage to Liberty’s Art Nouveau heritage, the Ianthe ring features delicately spaced blue sapphires set in nine-karat gold. The ring was designed in London exclusively for Liberty, before being crafted by hand at a small atelier in Italy as part of a limited-edition collection.

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Gucci Interlocking G Crystal Earrings

If you prefer silver jewellery over gold at Christmas, opt for these glistening Gucci earrings which display pearl drops. Pair with a simple silver necklace and white dress to channel your inner ice queen.

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