Warm her heart with some ice this holiday season

Trends may come and go, but classic pieces of fine jewelry never go out of style.


The Julieli Eco Collection includes beautiful ebony jewelry studded with 18k, 22k, and 24k gold and diamonds, and exudes the warmth and richness of its natural materials. Ebony, 18k yellow gold, and fine silver ring. $3,660. Ebony, 18k and 24k yellow gold, fine silver, and diamond bangle bracelets (set of 3). $3,250. Ebony, 18k yellow gold, fine silver, and diamond earrings (on page 131). $2,300. Ebony, 18k yellow gold, fine silver, and diamond necklace (on page 131). $4,200. 22k yellow gold and diamond flower earrings (on page 132). $1,950. Max’s, The Shops at Excelsior & Grand in St. Louis Park, 952-922-8364, stylebymax.com

BNOX Gold & Iron

This Mexican Fire Opal Pendant with Montezuma Agate Lori Braun original is a one-of-a-kind piece available at BNOX Gold & Iron. 14k yellow gold with a .04 ct. diamond, 27×13 mm Moctezuma Agate, and 6×4 mm Mexican Fire Opal Pendant, accented with an 18k yellow gold 15-18 in. adjustable Hessonite faceted strand. $1,326. BNOX Gold & Iron, 715-442-2201, Pepin, Wis., bnoxgold.com

Wixon Jewelers

This 18k white gold ring features a 4.06 ct. round brilliant cut diamond with 2.42 total cts. of diamonds pave set into a curved wave design. $79,900. The platinum Nighttime Diamond ring, exclusively by Wixon Jewelers, features a 4.12 ct. marquise-shape center diamond surrounded by 1.89 total cts. of diamonds pave set in a halo and along multiple rows on the band. $54,995. Wixon Jewelers, Bloomington, 952-881-8862, wixonjewelers.com

Lindblom Jewelers

Classic jewelry never goes out of style. SPARK Design 18k two-tone gold pendant with a 4.60 ct. peridot top stone and a very rare 13.91 ct. sphere, both cabochon-cut pear shaped stones surrounded by diamonds, total weight = .51 ct. $4,380. She’ll love this James Breski Design 18k white gold pave-set ring with a 3.94 ct. cabochon-cut rubellite, surrounded by 2.05 ct. of diamonds. $3,980. Lindblom Jewelers, Wayzata, 952-476-9597, lindblomjewelers.com