At the Spring/Summer shows jewellery was big, bold and expressive; it is time to make a statement girls!

Have a look at the following list for some of the hottest looks for 2013 and if you are looking for an exclusive designer jewellery to stay on top of the trend why not view the stunning collections available from our online designer jewellery boutique?! 

1- Cuffs

Cuffs were seen all over the catwalk for the Spring/Summer 2013 fashion shows with most fashion editors deciding on them being the ‘it’ look for wrists this season. They’re the perfect way to style any outfit for work or play! Whether you go for statement crystal cuffs like Missoni and Dior, or a less fussy style like the leather cuffs seen at the Céline show, you can choose a style to suit you.  This beautiful Leather Cuff is perfect for this trend.

2- Drop Earrings

Leave your stud earrings aside, this year is all about statement earrings. Dolce and Gabbana featured oversized fantasy earrings on their runway shows, while Oscar de la Renta had fringed drop earrings. They were the earrings of choice for the Golden Globes this year, with most of the women on the red carpet including; Heidi Klum, Jennifer Lawrence and Michelle Dockery from Downtown Abbey, spotted wearing dramatic drop earrings. Add a touch of glamour with these Gold and Silver Omega Earrings.

3- Oversized Loops

This year sees a flashback from the 80s as oversized hooped earrings make a big comeback, with them being featured heavily in the Paris shows. Wear in silver, gold or metal with a simple slicked back ponytail for a chic look for day or night. These Riviera Link Earrings would be the perfect addition to any jewellery box this season.

4- Statement Necklaces

From the oversized clustered pearl chokers at Chanel to the Baroque bib necklaces at Dior to the sleek metallic chokers at Givenchy, statement necklaces are everywhere for Spring/Summer 2013. Ranging from dramatic to sleek and understated, there’s enough choice for everyone to try this trend. Make a statement with this Byzantium Quadrate Necklace that’s bang on trend or if you’re looking for a bolder look try this fabulous Gold Plated Citrine Choker.

5- Emerald Green

Pantone, the worldwide standard for colour communication and inspiration, recently announced emerald as the colour for 2013. Pantone describes emerald as, “Lively- Radiant- Lush . . . A colour of elegance and beauty that enhances our sense of wellbeing, balance and harmony. “

Inject some elegance into your wardrobe with this Byzantium Prehnite Collar Necklace.

6- Animal Motifs

2013 is the year of the snake, and it features a lot in jewellery this season, along with other animal motifs. Bulgari have snakes in their new Serpenti range, Roberto Cavalli had panther cuffs in his shows and most notable Alexander Mc Queen had bee inspired jewellery on their models. This Oceania Bluefish Brooch Pendant is a unique way to incorporate the trend.

7- Floral

Spring is the time of year when the flowers start to bloom again and it’s a popular trend for jewellery this year. Gucci, the Italian designer’s jewellery featured floral motifs on their runway shows. This Byzantium Snowy Daisychain Bracelet is perfect.

8- Rose Gold

While white and yellow gold is still very popular, the Spring/Summer collections saw a return of Rose Gold in a lot of pieces, including the Rose Gold watches at Michael Kors. This rose gold plated Del Lago Pink Necklace incorporates this season’s love for rose gold and pearls.

9- Bold Colours:

Bright and bold colours will be all the range in the summer months. These beautifully bold colours capture perfectly the essence of summer, whilst making a statement. This piece would go flawlessly with any summer dress: be it during the day whilst walking in the park, or whilst having an evening meal watching the sun go down. This beautiful Riviera Madison necklace is the ideal piece for any jewellery collector.

10- Bold Designs:

Not only are bold colours making a comeback this summer, come autumn so too are bold designs. This striking and daring design is not only bold but complex and classy. This Riviera grey-flannel cuff is the perfect match for those shades of burnt orange, creams and browns to come. It is a beautiful piece that could be worn on any occasion.

For more information on the jewellery featured here visit www.expressionsdesbijoux.com.