Jewelry & Watches

Candy-Colored Gems that Look Good Enough to Eat

Pumped-up pastels, bold shapes and plenty of sparkle are the key elements in these sweet jewelry designs.

Photos by Aaron Lindberg  |  Styling by Amani Skalacki

TOP: 18k yellow-gold necklace with rose quartz, prasiolite, chalcedony and lavender amethyst, $3,595, from Meierotto on Vivion Road. Anna Weatherly charger, $150, from Halls Plaza. Mini cupcakes from 3 Women and an Oven in Overland Park.

BOTTOM: Brumani 18k rose-gold ring with rose quartz and mixed stones, $8,730, from Tivol on the Country Club Plaza and Hawthorne Plaza. Platinum ring with pink tourmaline and diamonds, $20,000, from Tiffany & Co. on the Country Club Plaza. 18k white-gold ring with fancy-cut blue topaz and diamonds, $7,820, from Mazzarese in Leawood. Candy dish and sequin tablecloth from Ultrapom Event Rental.

LEFT TO RIGHT: Paloma Picasso blue topaz, amethyst, and diamond bracelet, $29,000, from Tiffany & Co. 18k rose-gold ring with citrine and diamonds, $15,895, from Meierotto. Roberto Coin 18k yellow-gold necklace with mixed stones, $7,800, from Tivol. Plates from The Vintage Plate Company. Damask napkin from Pryde’s Old Westport. Floral arrangement by Blue Bouquet in the Crossroads.

LEFT: 18k white-gold ring with green amethyst and diamonds, $2,310, from Mazzarese. 18k white-gold ring with rubellite and diamonds, $22,995, from Meierotto. 18k yellow-gold ring with fire opal and diamonds, $8,470, from Tivol. CENTER: Gold-plated sterling silver ring with white topazes and yellow citrines, $865, from Mazzarese. RIGHT: 18k white-gold ring with rubies and diamonds, $14,950, from Swirk Jewelry on the Country Club Plaza. Platinum ring with green tourmaline and diamonds, $26,500, from Tiffany & Co.

FROM TOP: 18k white-gold pendant necklace with white quartz over green agate and diamonds, $2,775, from Mazzarese. 14k rose-gold pendant with amethyst and diamonds, $8,250, from Swirk Jewelry. “Cobblestone” collection platinum medallion necklace with pink sapphires and diamonds, $13,000, from Tiffany & Co. Teapot and cup from The Vintage Plate Company. Macarons from Natasha’s Mulberry & Mott on the Country Club Plaza.

FROM TOP: Stephen Webster 18k white-gold bracelet with faceted quartz, turquoise and diamonds, $19,800, from Tivol. 18k white-gold ring with yellow citrine and diamonds, $2,310, from Mazzarese. Ron Hami 18k rose-gold ring with chalcedony, $5,050, from Tivol. 18k white-gold ring with lemon topaz and diamonds, $5,500, from Mazzarese. 14k white-gold ring with morganite and diamonds, $3,595, from Meierotto. Macarons from Natasha’s 
Mulberry & Mott.