Tom Ford spring 2018 runway show. Photo courtesy of Rex/Shutterstock

International ready-to-wear designers were feeling the blues when they sent an American classic — denim — down the runways for spring 2018. From dressed up to ripped up, from darker to lighter washes, from western to rock ‘n roll influences, it was all about the jeans this season. Jewelry designers are also tuning in to the soul of the blues in a range of denim-friendly gemstones, which includes lapis, iolite, and natural Ceylon sapphires. 

Lika Behar

Lapis center necklace in 24K gold and oxidized sterling silver.


Christine Huber

Guided Ring in 18K yellow gold with lapis center and black and white diamond accents.



14K yellow gold lapis earrings with multi-color tourmaline accents.


This article originally appeared in the February 2018 edition of INSTORE.


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