You could be the subject of ridicule if you go out and ask the question – Why do women love jewelry? Over the years, jewelry has gone on to play a significant part in a woman’s dressing regime. While some years back jewelry was considered as a mere additive to the entire context of dressing, nowadays, it is considered to be an integrated component of style and fashion for women (and even men). Prices for timeless and quality pieces however, can be exceedingly high. If you’re a lover of jewelry and want luxurious pieces to add to your collection without paying thousands of dollars, you’re in luck. Below, we have gathered luxurious jewelry pieces that are affordable, durable, and breathtakingly gorgeous.

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These 0.25tcw alluring round cut stud earrings are styled in round shaped prong set and crafted in 14k white gold with secured push back clasps. At only $399, these earrings are perfect to pair with everyday jeans as well as a that lbd hanging in your closet waiting to be dazzled up.

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This alluring solitaire ring features a 0.33 ct. total weight certified princess-cut diamond in a 14k Rose Gold metal and secured with 4-Prong setting. ($409)

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These rare blue diamond earrings that resemble the color of the ocean bring a feeling of tranquility just by a mere glance.  This style of round cut blue diamond stud earrings that holds a total weight of 0.33 ct. comes in a 4-prong white gold basket setting with a choice of push-back or screw back clasps. ($369)

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This charming solitaire pendant features a 0.25 ct. total weight certified marquise-cut diamond in 14k yellow gold v-end prong setting. The pendant comes with a matching 18-inch box chain that secures with a spring ring clasp. ($299)

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These stylish snowflake earrings feature 0.10 ct. round cut diamond in a prong setting. Crafted in 10k white gold, these fashion earrings are secure with push-back clasps. ($169)

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This 3-prong martini set pink sapphire round gemstone stud earrings make for a quite stylish statement and compliment the rosy glow of your cheeks. These 14k rose gold stud earrings sparkle with an approximate total weight of 0.62 ct. and are available with push-back or lever back clasps. ($449)

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This breath-taking solitaire ring features a 0.25 ct. total weight certified hearts & arrows-cut diamond in a 14k White Gold metal and secured with 4-Prong setting. ($479)