The beauty of accessorizingWhen All Else Fails … ACCESSORIZE

{mosimage}When it comes to the finishing touches, bring out the bold in your wardrobe. This year, fashionistas are heralding the arrival of chunky necklaces, chains garnished with Swarovski crystals and the return of gold earrings and pendants. Or, accentvintage style with a brooch and clutch purse.

This photo features some of those vintage-inspired pieces with splashes of color for a put-together look. The bowler purse by Vera Bradley is the latest color pattern called Mesa Red and is available at My Favorite Things for $72. The clay red wave-shaped wooden bracelet by Willow is $15 from Spriggs. This Patrice necklace is a vintage German glass and genuine Jasper yellow beaded broche pendant, $258, and the matching earrings are maroon and cream turtle-shell clip-ons, $98, from Chestnut Hill Clothier.   

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