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Bulgari Serpenti Ring: $9,700

The 18-karat pink-gold Bulgari Serpenti ring is perfect for the recipient with a daring sense of style. Elegantly set with pavé diamonds and mother-of-pearl, the sleek design hails from the Italian jewelry house’s Serpenti collection of fearless snake-inspired pieces. ( —Anush Benliyan


Coomi Affinity Necklace: $9,400

The patchwork designs in Coomi’s Affinity collection represent beauty in unity, a muse evident in the elaborate Affinity necklace. The pendant, set in 20-karat gold, harmoniously marries carved rubies and rose-cut diamonds, resulting in a balanced piece that is sure to make a statement. Available at select Saks Fifth Avenue ( and Neiman Marcus ( locations. ( —A.B.


Mimi So Wonderland Collection: $3,600 to $8,900

The Mimi So Wonderland collection fashions flora and fauna into fanciful, dazzling settings, as seen in this 18-karat white-gold ring dotted with diamond blossoms, and bright-blue and violet-hued sapphires ($8,900). This pair of 18-karat-gold bumblebee ear climbers —each studded with bands of black diamonds—are some of the New York–based designer’s most playful creations ($3,600). ( —Carolyn Meers


Nak Armstrong Jewelry: $5,000 to $9,900

Austin-based jewelry designer Nak Armstrong’s background in fashion and architecture helped inform his development of a proprietary metalworking technique, which frames gemstones at lively, intriguing angles that look full of motion even as they stand still. Among Armstrong’s latest creations are these teardrop moonstone earrings surrounded by tanzanite, emerald, aquamarine, iolite, labradorite, and blue boulder opal ($5,995); a pair of playful green tourmaline and black diamond earrings ($8,800); and an edgy pair of brown sapphire, black spinel, and labradorite earrings that surround a classically cut blue zircon ($9,900.). All three are carefully set in recycled 18-karat rose gold. (  —C.M.


Jane Taylor Blue Topaz Ring: $1,465

A 2.86-carat London blue topaz sits at the heart of this vintage-inspired, 14-karat-gold Jane Taylor baguette ring. Two turquoise cabochons (totaling 30 carats) and two diamonds accent the bold jewel, completing the playful design. ( —A.B.