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Does anyone else prefer "fake" jewelry (plastic rings and earrings, etc.) over "real" jewelry?

For one thing, I'm allergic to gold, but mostly I just like the cutesy stuff like chunky plastic rings (right now I have a big, black plastic bow ring on one hand and a Ctrl ring on other lol). I love Claire's, even though most of their stuff is meant for younger people (but hey, I'm on 21).

 
Mrs.BAT

Asked by Mrs.BAT at 4:36 PM on Apr. 12, 2011 in Beauty & Style

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Answers (10)
  • I love all jewlery especially the costume or fake stuff there is so much variety. A friend of mine is allergic to all medals and black rubber. She has all of her jewlery hand man and it's really cute.3
    BillieHolidae

    Answer by BillieHolidae at 7:23 PM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • I like both. I love real jewelry because I when I receive it, it's always for a special moment that I don't want to forget. On the other hand, I love "fake" jewelry since I can wear it without the worry that if my son breaks it, I won't be super sad.
    amberdawnbarr

    Answer by amberdawnbarr at 4:48 PM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • I like making jewelry. I'm not a silversmith (yet..) but i am into making earrings. I hope to get good enough to sell some. Costume stuff I guess. :) Also, I like real for special occasions. My dh and I got white gold bands for our anniversary.
    Autumn07

    Answer by Autumn07 at 4:54 PM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • My engagement ring is a pink sapphire heart and crystals over white gold.. I just dont understand why the need to some big chunky diamond.

    zoejains_momma

    Answer by zoejains_momma at 4:40 PM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • Heck no! lol Diamonds are a girls best friend lol
    June_Mama09

    Answer by June_Mama09 at 4:43 PM on Apr. 12, 2011


  • Now it lets me post the photo.. ughh.. it's not a child's ring clearly but it is not something a normal adult woman would chose for her engagement ring.. if anyone wants one catch and I'll tell you where I found it. its way cute!

    zoejains_momma

    Answer by zoejains_momma at 4:44 PM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • Not me!
    older

    Answer by older at 4:39 PM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • Nope. I like simply, elegant jewelry, mostly in white gold with diamonds or sapphires. I don't like anything too flashy or large, either.
    LovingSAHMommy

    Answer by LovingSAHMommy at 5:00 PM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • i prefer real gold/white gold/platinum, as all my rings/braclets/watches and 95% of my earrings, too...but i do have a small assortment of costume necklaces-mostly long, drapey styles, and a few sterling silver pieces, as well.
    dullscissors

    Answer by dullscissors at 6:50 PM on Apr. 12, 2011

  • I wish I could wear fake stuff. I can't. I have to have sterling silver especially for earrings. I don't buy much obviously haha
    jujubean1979200

    Answer by jujubean1979200 at 8:54 PM on Apr. 12, 2011