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Check Us Out in the Spring Sundance Catalog!

We are so excited to announce our Modern Quartet necklace will be featured in the spring sundance catalog.

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The spring 2015 runways were animated with a variety of rich, brassy hues and boldly brash pieces, making brass the metal of the moment and the Modern Quartet necklace right on trend.

Pictured: Dries Van Noten, Photo from Harper's Bazaar

Pictured: Dries Van Noten, Photo from Harper’s Bazaar

The Modern Quartet necklace is a 4-in-1 necklace featuring brass elements and gorgeous gold and black chains creating a dynamic, layered look. Unique, oblong pendants hang at every length, perfectly accenting collarbones.

HN-1228-G-CLEANEDStyle Tip: Wear the Modern Quartet necklace with an arm stacked high with bracelets, a messy bun and a red lip for an effortlessly put-together look.

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We love that when you purchase something from the sundance catalog, not only are you receiving a beautiful piece to enjoy for yourself, but you are also supporting American craftspeople and efforts to enhance and preserve the environment.

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Check it out here!

Have you gotten on board the brass trend this spring?  We’d love to hear what kind of metals you’re wearing, let us know below.

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Trends We Love: Triangular Earrings!

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It may still be warm out, but we’re so ready for Fall! The crisp air, turning leaves, the scent of fresh pumpkin pie… we really love the season. According to Vogue (French Vogue, no less) one of the biggest trends for Fall accessories will be triangular earrings. We couldn’t agree more! Check out some of our fave triangular earrings- click each image to shop the collection!

For edgy ensembles, pair a ripped pair of jeans, architectural heels and a vintage band t-shirt with the Flare Earrings.

Shop the Flare Earrings

Shop the Flare Earrings

 

For everyday shine, pair your favorite comfy pieces (or your classic work attire) with the Monica Earrings, which are super lightweight.

Shop the Monica Earrings

Shop the Monica Earrings

 

Finally, evoke the warrior princess in you with the Artemis Earrings! Dress them up or down with ease.

Shop the Artemis Earrings

Shop the Artemis Earrings

Teen Choice Awards 2014: Looks We Actually Loved

Shay Mitchell vamps up her surprisingly demure lace set with a dark lip. Noted.

Shay Mitchell vamps up her surprisingly demure lace set with a dark lip. Noted.

Last night the 2014 Teen Choice Awards aired on Fox and millions of teens and tweens tuned in, excited to see their favorite stars walk the blue carpet. Surfboard shaped awards were doled out between performances but we were only paying attention to the fashion. Because crop tops and metallics are actually much more interesting to us than the Vampire Diaries, Pretty Little Liars, et al. But, again, the fashion was fun.

Below we’ve chosen the looks we actually loved and have stored in our mental banks for near-future style inspiration:

Aisha Dee's white dress looks so comfy- perfect for Celine slip ons and brunch.

Aisha Dee’s white dress looks so comfy- perfect for Celine slip ons and brunch.

Another comfy look, Italia Ricci rocks a one piece we'd love to own.

Another comfy look, Italia Ricci rocks a one piece we’d love to own.

Janel Parrish brought in Fall appropriate jewel tones-  we love the dark palette.

Janel Parrish brought in Fall appropriate jewel tones- we love the dark palette (ignore the shoes).

We love Jordin Sparks' high waisted set- perfect for the days we skip the crunches.

We love Jordin Sparks’ high waisted set- perfect for the days we skip the crunches.

For the Teen Choice Awards, Selena Gomez was a snooze but IRL? We'd wear that in a heart beat.

For the Teen Choice Awards, Selena Gomez was a snooze but IRL? We’d wear that in a heart beat.

 

Trends We Love: Mismatched Earrings

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Feeling fashion forward? Head over to ceciliagonzales.com and then call or email to order your very own custom set of Heritage or Eclipse collection earrings!

Custom mismatched earrings, as shown above, available via email: info@ceciliagonzales.com // (305) 945-7770
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F/W 14 Pieces Available Now! [Look Book]

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The newest Heritage and Eclipse pieces are finally here and perfect for the transition from sultry summer through the cooled down fall and into the chilly months of winter. Gypsy-esque details give an air of wanderlust so travel to your heart’s content! Geometrical lines play off of fluid, organic shapes to create a truly magical collection that transcends seasons and remains timeless.

Shop the new pieces here and manifest your perfect wonderland.

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Extra special thanks to our model, Aimee C, and styling from FirstStreetFashion.com!

5 Ways to Wear A White Tee

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Pair a loose fitting, worn tee with baggy denim cuffed at the ankle and chic heels for a rough yet refined look!

The white T-Shirt is quite arguably one of the very best ways to show off layers of necklaces (aside from a seductive bare neck/chest combo!) However, the white T-Shirt can also get a little, for lack of a better word, boring. Enter: this post! We’ve scoured the web (and thought back to our own past outings) to show you how to wear your crisp whites, worn in favorites, and everything in between in fresh new ways!

So, scroll down and don’t forget to load up on necklaces to layer over your newfound fashion sense!

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Pair a basic yet luxe feeling top with sleek leather shorts and pile on the gold chains for the perfect balance of streamlined glamour. Gold accessories up the ante.

Go bold- Wear a bandeau top OVER your tee!

Go bold- Wear a bandeau top OVER your tee!

OK so that last look is a little out there, but hey! It’s summer yet we still have places to go that aren’t the pool or beach, so take that bikini with you. We think this looks calls for an extravagant choker. The jewelry must match your apparent bravado.

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Want something dressier? Throw that basic shirt on with a high waisted, floor length skirt and your highest heels, put hands on hips and feel the drama like never before.

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Need a summer suit for work that can easily transition to happy hour? Put an untucked gauzy tee under a cream-colored, wide leg suit with cool asymmetrical details and look fashion forward on the outside yet feel supremely comfortable on the inside. Pair with a sleek layered necklace and a decidedly messy updo.

All in all, with the right amount of confidence, your favorite white tee can become a fashionable staple in a whole new way. The clean lines and neutral color make it the easiest way to dress anything up or down, with the right accessories.

The Lariat Necklace Shines On Candice Swanepoel for Free People

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Free People’s latest look book is one part boho chic and one part sexy city girl, thanks to the brand’s newest campaign model, Candice Swanepoel. We love the styling- all the way from the over the top volume down to the embossed platform birkenstock-inspired slides.

The collection is right on time, too! Our Lariat necklace, made exclusively for Free People, looks stunning on the South African super model. Check out how Candice rocks the Lariat necklace, below, and head over FreePeople.com while they last!

Shop similar styles HERE!

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We’re Getting World Cup Ready!

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With the 2014 Fifa World Cup kicking off this Thursday, June 12th, we have been gearing up for the games all week long! From blasting Brazilian Samba music to getting our jerseys ready to cheer on our favorite teams, we’ve really gotten into the spirit. We might even sip a couple caipirinhas after hours!

With teams from every continent and over 30 teams, get ready to see some of the world’s best athletes compete for the prestigious tournament.

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Who’s your favorite player? With so many teams, there are many, many celebrity players! Will your favorite win the coveted Adidas Golden Ball?

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Not quite sure who to root for? Not quite a hard-core soccer, er Futbol fan? Check out Elle’s list of the hottest players at the World Cup– it just might help you make a decision!

The first game will have Brazil and Croatia in a head to head match up. The stadium will be jam packed with über fans and lucky locals, all hoping to watch history be made. Oh, how we wish we could be in Brazil for the games! For those of you lucky enough to attend the games this year, where will you go first? With just over a month of tournaments, there’s so much time to discover the gorgeous Brazilian landscape in between games!

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As if we needed another reason to want to go to Brazil (the beaches alone have us wishing)!

Met Gala 2014: Standout Looks!

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual charity gala came and went like a whirlwind, and the stars really brought their A-game! Designers showed comradery by supporting their peers (i.e. Marc Jacobs wearing Saint Laurent.) Actors and musicians wowed in custom creations, some walking the carpet with the designers. However, the Victoria’s Secret models seemed to prove who does it best, wearing surprisingly stunning Top Shop and classic silhouettes (like Karlie Kloss in De La Renta, opera gloves and all.)

Being that this is THE fashion event of the year for Manhattan and, really, the fashion world, we appreciate over-the-top glamour. We loved seeing new silhouettes and color pairings, separates, and lots of volume. The Olsen Twins donned vintage Chanel, which was an unexpected twist that still offered lots of drama. Speaking of drama, we couldn’t keep our eyes off of Zac Posen’s room-filling gowns. Are favorites are Dita Von Teese’s neoprene nude and red fishtail gown and Liu Wen’s ocean waves.

Check out our favorites below. Images via NYT.

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Perfect Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts!

 

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Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and we’ve got you covered for the perfect gift. Whether you’re looking for a personalized piece or a unique statement item she’ll love for a lifetime, Cecilia Gonzales Jewelry is your one stop shop.

Ending Sunday, 5/11, enjoy $9 OVERNIGHT shipping!

Take it a step further by gifting Mom with the Thin Line bracelet (click above image to shop.) Customizable up with 18 letters, this is sure to make your special lady smile.

Stop by Ceciliagonzales.com and place your order to take advantage of $9 Overnight Shipping!

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Spring Trend: On The Fringe

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Who doesn’t love a little fringe in their life? From a dash here and there to all out Haute Hippie styling, the flowy, fun vibe is something anyone can enjoy. Add a fringe top to your bikini, or try a tassel handbag! Of course, our favorite is jewelry! Try our tassel and fringe jewelry for a glamorous take on the season’s hottest trend!

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No Fooling! Take 35% OFF Everything- Today Only!

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That’s right- we’re giving 35% OFF everything online, but only for today. Don’t miss this great sale! Enter code NOJOKE at check out for 35% off your entire order.

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Sale ends at midnight tonight!

Layer Initial Bangles For Spring With 25% OFF!

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It’s officially Spring! Flowers are blooming, days are longer, and everything is starting fresh. Keeping with the times, we’re rolling out a new design too! Our newest addition to the Cecilia Gonzales Jewelry family are the Initial Bangles! Available in Gold and Black Oxidized brass with earthy gemstones and personalized initial tags, the bracelets are fun, stackable, and add the perfect amount of shine to your Spring and Summer looks. We absolutely love how lightweight and comfy they are, plus when you wear a few they make beautiful music together-literally!

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With Festival Season in full force, we say, stack your arms high with bangles and get ready for lots of fun in the sun. It’s even easier since we’re taking 25% OFF as an introduction to the collection! For just $20 a pop, you can layer and layer to your heart’s desire!

SNAG YOUR INITIAL BANGLES HERE

(Your friends might get jealous- They’ve got a week to catch up!)

The 25% OFF sale is only going on until 3/28

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Track down your favorite music festival (Ultra, Lollapalooza, Coachella, to name a few) and start planning your looks! To us, this is one of the most fun times for personal styling. The weather is about to be absolutely perfect- warm during the day and just a bit cool at night- perfect for layering flowy tops and dresses, denim shorts, fringe pieces, headbands, sunglasses, and of course great jewelry!

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Stack a few of our Initial Bangles in gold and oxidized black brass with thin bracelets, golden chains, and colorful jewels for the ultimate boho-chic style! Effortlessly cool and comfy is the way to go this festival Season!

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New Leather Necklaces + Festival Style Inspiration!

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Ah March is upon us. This means that Spring is right around the corner. And what does Spring bring besides April showers and May flowers? Music Festivals! SXSW in Austin, Coachella in California, Winter Music Conference and Ultra in Miami- there’s so much to see and hear, and so many fashion choices to be made!

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Festival fashion is always such a fun project to plan out. Fringe, tie dye, cut off denim shorts, Native American and South American styles mixing with vintage designer and so much more- it’s a time where people are free to be as stylish as they want (take celebrities wearing high end fashion to their VIP tents) and as laid back as you feel (like plush cartoon inspired onesies.) Either way, jewelry plays a HUGE factor. It’s fun, it’s personal and it, well it’s jewelry! That’s always a good thing.

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Just in time for the budding Festival Season, we’ve introduced our newest addition- Leather Necklaces! The comfortable necklaces are made of super soft deer leather lace in various earth tones, and accented with golden and antique brass tubes. The necklaces are adjustable for longer or shorter length, and can be layered for amazing day to night time style.

Browse our selection of Leather  Necklaces here and find your favorite!

See below for amazing Festival Style inspiration and get ready for some fun in the sun!

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Take 50% OFF Hand Stamped Bar Necklaces This Week Only!

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Our Words To Live By Bar Necklaces are now 50% Off for one week only- This is the only time they will be on sale ALL YEAR, so it’s a pretty special occasion! The delicate and meaningful necklaces are the perfect layering piece with pizazz. Wear one alone or layer them for a truly unique look.

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Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift or something special for yourself, these Words To Live By Bar Necklaces are the perfect choice. Made of Sterling Silver or 14K Gold Fill, these gorgeous pieces are stamped by hand with a custom quote, making for a heartfelt and personalized treasure.

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Easily styled up or down, the Words To Live By Necklaces are fun and memorable and add an elegant edge to your everyday style. Try pairing one or two with a couple longer chain necklaces for a boho-chic look!

Sale ends March 5th, 2014 and once it’s over, it’s over! Take advantage of this amazing sale and stock up on these lovely necklaces before it’s too late.

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Get THE Celebrity Approved Necklace by Cecilia Gonzales Jewelry!

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In this day and age of fast fashion and faster media coverage, there’s always some new “trend” or “it- accessory.” It’s reassuring to see that in the midst of crazy fads and crazier celerities, one classic piece will always remain a chic choice for the fashionable set.

“The look of the moment? A delicate bar necklace that can be worn with any outfit, for any occasion. ” – WhoWhatWear

Enter: the Bar necklace. Loved for it’s simplicity and grace, this delicate design is easily layered, yet looks fabulous on it’s own. A delicate chain and perhaps something to set it apart (like custom engraving) add just the right amount of flare.

Below are our coveted bar necklaces. Choose from hand stamped pieces or more demure styles: Click each photo for more info and to purchase online.

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See how today’s chicest celebs wear their Bar necklaces for inspiration!

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Shop Cecilia Gonzales Jewelry at O2 @ Outerluxe NY!

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Hey New York! We’re pleased to announce that Cecilia Gonzales Jewelry is now available at the über chic O2 @ Outerluxe in Larchmont! The husband and wife owned retailer of luxurious clothing and gorgeous outerwear is now the newest home of our collections. Stop by the store for our jewelry and then browse through the inviting shop. It may be a bit cold outside, but you’ll be happy you took the trip. You’ll find sumptuous furs juxtaposed with classically design shirts, baby soft cashmere and a great collection of  coats (for the chilly trip home.)

Check out the enormous jewelry case to browse our brand new Eclipse Collection! Our newly designed, delicate pieces are comfortable and classic, while offering an elegant edge that O2 @ Outerluxe is known for.

Follow the boutique on Facebook for updates, sales, events, and much more!

O2 @ Outerluxe

951 Palmer Avenue

Larchmont New York 10538

www.outerluxe.com

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Hey Miami, Stop By Our Revamped Showroom!

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Aside from creating new collections and drawing up even more exciting ideas, we’ve been busy moving things around and really amping up our showroom. Stop by and see our new layout!

We’ve really enhanced the ambiance of our showroom, and want to share that with our local friends and clients. Alternating pieces of natural wood, stone, and interesting accouterment add to the nature meets industrial design of our pieces. Stop by, and find your favorite pieces! Our showroom is bathed in natural light and enchanted by the faint scent of woodsy candles and pretty good music, if we say so ourselves.

Cecilia Gonzales Jewelry
3339 Virginia St. #106
Coconut Grove, FL 33133

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Find Cecilia Gonzales Jewelry at Down Under Jewelry, RI !

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Hey North Easterners! Take a trip over to local hot spot Down Under Jewelry in Newport, RI to browse our newest Heritage and Eclipse collections! The charming jewelry store is stocked with gorgeous baubles of all sorts, from demure to all out bling. Stunning window displays draw you in, while the diverse jewels make you stay. We’d suggest you clear a good amount of time to peruse at your leisure, there’s so much to see and try on!

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Our newest designs have intertwined our classics with newly imagined silhouettes. The juxtaposition of nature and industrial aesthetic comes across as something fresh where everyone can find their favorite. Visit Down Under Jewelry and see what tickles your fancy!

Down Under Jewelry
479 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840
401.849.1078

Click HERE for directions!

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Take 20% Off Impressed Collection For Valentine’s Day!

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What better way to say “I Love You” than with a beautiful piece of jewelry that literally says just that? Browse the Impressed collection of Gold and Silver necklaces and bracelets to find the perfect style for your SOS. Choose from the list of uplifting quotes, or if you’re more of a poetic soul, order a custom phrase.

We are so fond of this collection because it’s so personal. Stamped with a date, a name, a quote, or a combination, these delicate pieces make the perfect Valentine’s gift.

As a special Valentine’s Day gift, we’re offering 20% off of the entire Impressed collection! We’re feeling the love!

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So what are you waiting for? Get ready to woo someone special (and take 20% off) with a custom piece from our Impressed Collection. Let us tell your story!

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