What better compliment to the lavish pursuit of Haute Couture than lavishly oversized jewelry? Matching teardrop earrings in a diamond, latticed gold and mirror finish—so weighty a bar is required behind the ear for support—with a voluptuous amber central pendant surrounded by acres of beading, John Galliano for Christian Dior Couture has broached a deliciously unabashed decadence.
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Implications - No longer satisfied with simple styles, consumers are looking for pieces that make a statement. Customers are attracted to products that stand out among other shoppers' items. Designers could create more of their designs with this bolder aesthetic in mind to garner more attention.
Christian Dior Couture 2010 Features Ultra-Extravagant Jewelry
trendstop.com — February 3, 2010 — Fashion
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