For years, I touted silver's superiority to gold.
"It goes with everything."
"It's much more classic."
"Gold is just so tacky."
And then I purchased a piece of gold costume jewelry. Then another. The truth is, gold exudes an exoticism and a warmth that silver just can't match.
(pictured clockwise, starting from upper left)
Gorjana, Essex Drop Necklace, $95
Alexis Bittar, Klimt Citrine Drop Earrings, $195
CC Skye, Tassel Bracelet, $179
ABS by Allen Schwartz, Chain and Teardrop Bracelet, $150
Dara Ettinger, Grey Jill Ring, $155
Alanna Bess, Black Garnet Earrings, $138