In the mood for love? You will most definitely fall hard for these stunning jewelry pieces found at local boutiques or created by local artisans. Whether you’re dropping gift hints to your Valentine or you simply want to treat yourself to something beautiful, we suggest you start here …

Elizabeth Locke necklace

This exquisite necklace is by Elizabeth Locke. The 19-karat gold chain showcases seven gorgeous pendants, which feature precious stones and Venetian glass, each different in color and design. The chain, $15,225, and pendants, which range from $2,275 to $4,500, are available at Mednikow.

Elizabeth Locke bracelet

Elizabeth Locke necklace — chain, $15,225, and pendants, $2,275 to $4,500, — from Mednikow

Aurelie Bidermann cuff

For the gal who loves attention garnered from a striking piece of jewelry, this 18k gold-plated and lamb leather Aurelie Bidermann cuff is the perfect selection. It’s as bold as it is sophisticated. Find it for $517 at 20Twelve.

18k gold plated & lamb leather Aurelie Bidermann cuff, $517 at 20Twelve

18k gold-plated and lamb leather Aurelie Bidermann cuff, $517 at 20Twelve

Myrna Halpern necklace

Myrna Halpern is known for her signature “laid back luxury” look, and we think this beautiful beaded tassel necklace epitomizes that notion. Leather cordage is bound by beads and features a beautifully colorful tassel that hangs freely. Find this stunner for $365 at Kittie Kyle.

Myrna Halpern beaded tassel necklace, $365

Myrna Halpern beaded tassel necklace, $365 at Kittie Kyle

Layers of beautiful necklaces!

While the champagne Baroque pearls could easily stand alone, they’re even more breathtaking when paired with the two additional Debra Jill pieces. The pyrite choker features a rose gold-plated connector with baby diamonds, and the longer piece is a rose gold and silver box heart hanging elegantly from a Ruthenium chain. Find pricing and more information at debrajill.com.

Champagne Baroque pearls, pyrite choker with rose gold-plated connector with baby diamonds, and rose gold and silver box heart on Ruthenium chain, all by Debra Jill. 

Champagne Baroque pearls, pyrite choker with rose gold-plated connector with baby diamonds, and rose gold and silver box heart on Ruthenium chain, all by Debra Jill

Pearl pendant

This Kim Gambrell Couture necklace is eye-catching and elegant! The Czech cathedral beaded necklace is punctuated by ornate pave gemstones. But the real showstopper is the pearl pendant that hangs delicately from the chain. Find it for $179 at Betty Hays Boutique.

Beaded pearl tassel with ornate pave gemstones on Czech cathedral beads by Kim Gambrell Couture Jewelry, $179 at Betty Hays

Pearl pendant and Czech cathedral beaded necklace s by Kim Gambrell Couture Jewelry, $179 at Betty Hays

Becca Belz necklaces

Becca Belz creates one-of-a-kind statement pieces, and here are two perfect examples. These necklaces, $395 each, can be worn layered or alone, and each features a semi-precious stone, which is a signature Becca Belz look. Find Becca Belz jewelry at Oak Hall and Lansky 126.

Becca Belz necklaces, $395 each at Oak Hall

Becca Belz necklaces, $395 each at Oak Hall

Marco Bicego trio

Luxury Italian jewelry designer Marco Bicego woos Memphis gals with this stunning trio available at Joseph. The mixed-stone necklace ($4,160) pairs beautifully with the bracelet ($835) and earrings ($845). We’d be happy with even one of these, but all three? Well that would be divine!

Marco Bicego bracelet, $835; earrings, $845; necklace, $4,160 at Joseph

Marco Bicego bracelet, $835; earrings, $845; necklace, $4,160, at Joseph

Pearl and gemstone bracelet

Have an elegant night out planned? Let this bracelet be the statement you’re looking to make. Created with South Sea pearls alongside colorful clusters of aquamarine and peridot gemstones, this is a look we love! Pricing available upon request. Find it at Doris McLendon Fine Jewelry in Germantown.

Pearl and gemstone bracelet from Doris McLendon Fine Jewelry; call for pricing

Pearl and gemstone bracelet at Doris McLendon Fine Jewelry; call for pricing

Antique bracelets

We love these antique bracelets from Danes Road Antiques! The small turquoise bracelet and single Victorian bangle are 14-karat gold; the Victorian amethyst bracelet features pearls, turquoise and mine cut diamonds and is also 14-karat gold. Wear them separately or grouped together as shown, and you’ll have an instant conversation starter. For pricing, email Danes Road Antiques owner Nikki McVean.

Nikki McVean, pricing available upon request

Antique bracelets from Danes Road Antiques; pricing available upon request.

Twig and Water necklace

We’re big fans of this Allie Rox piece. The Twig and Water necklace features aquamarine beads strung on blue silk, but the dogwood twig closure with the pink South Sea pearl makes the look! Find Allie Rox jewelry at 20Twelve, House, Market Central and Worth Avenue. Pricing available upon request.

Allie Rox Twig and Water necklace, available locally at 20Twelve

Allie Rox Twig and Water necklace, available locally at 20Twelve, House, Market Central and Worth Avenue. Pricing available upon request.

Beaded necklace

Understated elegance abounds in this simply stunning beaded necklace. A tasteful arrangement of ruby, sapphire and emerald beads bound together by a delicate silver clasp makes for a one-of-a-kind work of art. Find it for $900 at Bartholomew Fine Art Jewelers.

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Beaded necklace, $900 at Bartholomew Fine Art Jewelers

If you’re not drooling yet, we need to check your pulse! Go ahead and treat yourself to one of these amazing pieces of jewelry and bring some life to your look!

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