30 Non-Cheesy Pieces of Jewelry to Gift Your Loved Ones This Holiday


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Jewelry is a classic gift to give during the holiday season whether it's for your partner or a good friend. But if the person you are gifting isn't interested in heart pendants and matching friendship bracelets, then this is the gift guide for you. Ahead you will find some of the trendiest and most unique assortment of jewelry that will make the special person you're shopping for feel appreciated and loved in a way that traditional "cheesy" jewelry would never. 

Including a breadth of forward brands like Timeless Pearly and Éliou plus some of the classics such as Cartier and Pomellato, there is no doubt in my mind that you will find exactly what you're looking for amongst the jewelry selection below. 

Editorial Director

Lauren Eggertsen is currently the editorial director of Who What Wear and has worked at the company for over eight years, where she started as an associate editor and has since worked her way up. Lauren has over 10 years of experience in the fashion editorial space, starting her career with internships at Marc Jacobs, Marie Claire, and The Zoe Report, where she was later hired as their editorial assistant. Lauren has worked in the Los Angeles and New York Who What Wear offices but currently calls L.A. home. It is here where she leads and manages Who What Wear's fashion team and oversees all day-to-day editorial content and large tentpole moments. This includes all of the runway, trend, and shopping-driven content that ultimately helps to build a strong brand reputation within the industry. Lauren's role also includes helping to set the fashion direction for all original photo shoots and often styles many of the celebrity cover shoots, including big names like Kaia Gerber, Normani, and Kristen Stewart.

She has also attended multiple fashion weeks, including New York, London, Milan, and Paris, where her personal style has been featured on sites such as Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, and Elle. She prides herself on discovering and supporting small brands and on her knack for a good vintage shopping find. When she isn't working, she enjoys researching and dining at reputable restaurants around both her neighborhood and the globe.