Arm Candy: Great cuffs for Spring
By Kimberly Cortes, March 16th, 2012
So whats that saying again, less is more? Well CITYist’s this spring more is definitely more! Cuff is the new chic-look for Spring 2012. Designer Eddie Borgo has created the fashionable pentagram cuff bracelets to toughen up any romantic dress. With three colors to choose from, this bracelet fits perfectly for every outfit. For $440.00 you can take it home with you. To purchase it, shop online at Eddie Borgo’s website www.eddieborgo.com
If tough isn’t your style and you’d rather go for a more low-key accessory then CC Skye the Roma Cuff is what you need. A gold piece bracelet, simple yet elegant pairs up with a basic blouse and denim jeans; but sure makes the outfit an eye-catcher. Slightly different price range than Eddie Borgo if your wallet can’t afford an Eddie borgo price, this bracelet goes for $175.00 at CC Skye website www.ccskye.com.
Add a dash of vivid colors onto a cuff bracelet and you have Balenciaga’s tangy orange and summery sunny yellow cuff. This fun yet elegant piece brightens up anyones day. The chunky look of the bracelet makes your arm seem full with arm candy. You might have to keep people off from snatching this tasty looking treat. Shop online at Balenciaga’s website www.balenciaga.com
Lets face it not all of us are gifted enough to afford these beautiful pieces but what’s arm candy if it didn’t come in different flavors and prices. For a less expensive look, Designer Betsey Johnson has created the small flower cuff bracelet. Spring does blossom flowers and this season floral is in. The metal and glass cuff bracelet is part of Betsey Johnson’s iconic Spring Bloom Collection. Pair it up with a white spring dress and some flower printed flats and Wah-La! To purchase this flower cuff bracelet for a mere $65.00, you can go to Betsey Johnson’s website www.betseyjohnson.com.
For a more tough and rocky style look try this peach wide studded cuff bracelet by Freedom. Available in peach and yellow, these studded cuff bracelets yell attention. There’s no excuse why you wouldn’t fall in love with these bracelets, their a match made in heaven. No need for more accessories on your arm, this arm candy takes the attention by itself. To purchase it for just $50.00 shop TopShop online at www.topshop.com.
If you prefer a more beaded full look for your arm, Forever21 has the Multi Beaded Cuff. This lightweight bracelet is designed with painted wooden beads, faceted beads, seed beads, and coiled triangles. It comes in turquoise and silver therefore making it a match for a pastel colored blouse and denim jeans or if you prefer, a light colored dress. To purchase this beaded cuff for only $6.80 shop online at Forever21’s website www.forever21.com.