Jewellery comes into its own at Christmas, right? Perfect for gifts, essential for festive party outfits. You don’t need to spend a fortune though. Costume jewellery is perfect. We have rounded up a few of our favourite bits and bobs of costume jewellery from around Ocean Terminal, for all trends and tastes.
Spikes, chains, studs – all of the on trend this season – team with tartan for a post-modern punk look. Add a bit of bite to an LBD with a spiky bangle or necklace. Mix metals, mix it up!
Clockwise, from top left: long chain tassel necklace, £19.99, spiky bangle, £3.99, both H&M, Hematite spike collar necklace, £12, Red Herring @ Debenhams, gold studded spike ring, £12, Betty Jackson.Black @ Debenhams, triangle black enamel earrings, £3.99, H&M, chain and spike Peter Pan collar style necklace, £30, French Connection, Red Herringspike hoop earrings, £6, Hematite shard earrings, £12, both Debenhams
Diamante, crystals, stones. Classic costume jewellery. We can’t all have diamonds, but we love a sparkly stone, even if it is paste. Big statement earrings, unusual brooches, oversized rings. All perfect Christmas gifts.
Clockwise, from top left: Aztec chandelier earrings, £12, Butterfly by Matthew Williamson @ Debenhams, jet stone drop earrings, £12, J by Jasper Conran @ Debenhams, Hematite stacked ring, £18, French Connection, flower stretch ring, £8.50, BHS, diamante ear studs with cuffs, £3.99, H&M, drop earrings, £6, BHS, Jet stone bangle, £30, J by Jasper Conran @ Debenhams, black diamante drop earrings, £15, Debenhams, sparkly bug brooch, £12, Betty Jackson.Black @ Debenhams
Maybe you want to shake it up a bit with something a little bit wacky for your festive outfit. Or you know a teenager who would love a piece of jewellery that said YOLO?! Change it up with perspex, novelty shapes, and have fun with your bling! Headbands and masks, anyone?
Clockwise, from top left: Gold Deco style chain headband, £5.99, H&M, YOLO yellow plastic necklace, £7, Claire’s Accessories, set of five plastic rings, £3.99, H&M, silver mesh bow ring, £4.50, Claire’s Accessories, gold mask, £7.99, H&M, Eiffel Tower clip earrings, £4.50, Moustache double finger ring, £4.50, both Claire’s Accessories.
A statement necklace is a piece of jewellery we should all have. Buy a matching earrings and necklace set for a fabulous costume jewellery retro addition to your jewellery box.
Clockwise, from top left: pink floral stone necklace, £14.99, New Look, Cupchain collar necklace, £25, French Connection, Black stone and gold necklace, £20, Principles by Ben de Lisi @ Debenhams, red stone necklace, £15, BHS, silver/black chain necklace, £6.99, black and diamante stone necklace and earrings set, £24.99, gold and pastel necklace and earring set, £24.99, all New Look
Please note that we always endeavour to feature items that are available in Ocean Terminal, however sometimes items featured may be out of stock, and prices may vary due to seasonal reductions