Christmas 2019: Percossi Papi, Buccellati and others offer plenty of inspiration for festive dressing 

Think jewellery made with pearls, onyx and amethysts

Rashmi Rajagopal Lobo Published :  20th December 2019 07:24 PM   |   Published :   |  20th December 2019 07:24 PM

From onyx earrings that reference operas to floral and gold-plated designs embellished with amethysts and pearls, here are some ideas for accessorising your festive outfits. Choose from names like Dolce & Gabbana and Sylvia Toledano. 

Set in stone
Percossi Papi’s enamel earrings are cast from gold-plated metal. Featuring violet flowers and leaves in multiple shades of green, they are studded with stones such as amethyst and topaz besides pearls. Rs.84,100 approximately

Top brass 
Pair this statement cuff with a slinky black dress for a minimalistic look. The brass piece is handcrafted in Jaipur and designed with pearls and malachite by designer Sylvia Toledano. Rs.25,630

Pearl apart
Give your hairdo a glamorous update with this faux pearl hair clip from Rosantica. The V-shaped clip is detailed with pearls that double up as petals set around golden spheres. Rs.15,000

Hey baby 
This baby’s breath brooch from 14 / Quatorze is a gold-plated piece that is handmade by Japanese artisans. It has delicate branches that are tipped with tiny freshwater pearls. Rs.19,630 approximately  

Hoop springs
Christmassy to the hilt, this pair of hoop earrings from Simone Rocha is made in Portugal. It has a gold-tone metal base over which are fixed sparkling burgundy crystals in clusters. Rs.23,255 approximately

At the opera
From the Opera collection of Italian label Buccellati comes this pair of earrings that is crafted from 18-karat gold. It takes inspiration from the design found on opera doors and is inlaid with mother of pearl and onyx. Rs.6,39,430 approximately

Work like a charm
Dolce & Gabbana finds inspiration in religious iconography as evidenced by this charm necklace that is designed like a rosary. Made from gold-tone brass, it is finished with a golden crucifix pendant. Rs.1,06,785 approximately