While some like to follow the adage “Less is more” in fashion, actress-style influencer Heart Evangelista can pull off just the opposite.
Whether it’s having multiple ear piercings, rings on every finger, or layered necklaces worn all at once, Heart knows just the right amount and mix to still look posh and chic every time.
A peek at Heart’s social-media accounts shows that among her accessories du jour is a stack of bangles and bracelets, which complement her OOTDs.
PEP.ph (Philippine Entertainment Portal) takes a look at the style star’s favorite arm candies, from the high-end luxury pieces to the more attainable brands.
Tiffany & Co.
Heart’s favorite stack of bracelets and bangles come from American luxury jewelry brand Tiffany & Co.
She likes to amp it up by getting several pieces of the same design and wearing them together.
For instance, one stack includes:
- Three Tiffany Knot Double Row Hinged Bangles in Rose Gold with Diamonds, priced at $25,500 or PHP1,418,820 each at the current exchange rate.
- Two Tiffany Lock Bangles in Yellow Gold with Full Pavé Diamonds, sold at $38,000 or PHP2,114,320 each.
- A Tiffany Lock Bangle in Yellow Gold with Diamond Accents which costs $10,800 or PHP600,912.
- A Tiffany T wide diamond wire bracelet in 18k rose gold, which retails at $10,000 or PHP556,400.
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In another post, she paired the Lock Bangles and Tiffany T wide bracelet with two Tiffany & Co. Schlumberger® Croisillon White Enamel Bracelets with Yellow Gold, sold at $53,000 or PHP2,948,920 each.
She also has one Tiffany T narrow wire bracelet in 18k gold ($1,900 or PHP105,716) and a Tiffany T T1 wide hinged bangle in 18k gold ($7,300 or PHP406,172), which she stacked with the Tiffany Knot Double Row Hinged Bangle in one post.
Aside from Heart’s stack of Cartier Love bracelets, she also favors other pieces from the premier French watch and jewelry brand.
Here are some of them:
- Cartier Trinity Bracelet with red cord, which sells for $750 or PHP41,730.
- Clash de Cartier Bracelet in rose gold, priced at $7,650 or PHP425,646 for the small and $10,200 or PHP567,528 for the medium.
- Cartier Maillon Panthère Bracelet in yellow gold, which will set you back $12,100 or PHP673,244.
Chaumet is also a French high jewelry and watch brand.
Heart, as well as other celebs and influencers, counts the Italian fashion house Bulgari as one of her favorites.
In particular, Heart’s current pieces de resistance are from the Bulgari Serpenti collection.
She has four bracelets from the collection alone, namely:
- A Serpenti Viper one-coil bracelet in 18 kt white gold set with full pavé diamonds, priced at $91,000 or PHP5,063,240.
- A Serpenti Viper one-coil slim bracelet in 18 kt white gold set with full pavé diamonds, sold at $32,200 or PHP1,791,608.
- A Serpenti Viper one-coil slim bracelet in 18 kt rose gold set with full pavé diamonds, which retails for $30,900 or PHP1,719,276.
- A Serpenti Viper once-coil bracelet in 18 kt rose gold without diamonds, selling at $5,950 or PHP331,058.
PHP9M Bulgari Serpenti Viper necklace ni Heart Evangelista, isang paalala na “madaming ahas”
Heart Evangelista, husband Chiz Escudero banter about actress’ Bulgari necklace
Van Cleef & Arpels
Heart, who already has a place in Paris where she stays during her Fashion Week sojourns, likes to invest in French luxury brands, one of which is jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels.
She owns a number of items from its Alhambra collection, one of the brand’s signature designs.
For more impact, Heart wears several pieces of the same style.
In one post, she is seen wearing the Vintage Alhambra bracelet, 5 motifs in 18k yellow gold. It sells for $4,450 or PHP247,598 before taxes.
She pairs it with two Vintage Vintage Alhambra bracelet, 5 motifs but in 18k yellow gold and mother-of-pearl variety. The latter is priced at $4,200 or PHP233,688 each before taxes.
Speaking of French luxury brands, Louis Vuitton is also on Heart’s list of favorites.
Here she is wearing pieces from its Volt Collection, particularly the LV Volt Upside Down Play Small Bracelet in yellow gold ($3,200 or PHP178,048) and the LV Volt Upside Down Bracelet in yellow gold, white gold and with diamonds ($15,900 or PHP884,676).
Gold & Chunky Bracelets
Heart’s recent OOTDs also include a lot of gold and chunky accessories, like bracelets, bangles, and cuffs.
As is her style, she spices things up by wearing items with different textures.
In one post, she has a plain gold cuff with a chunky chain link bracelet on one arm, and two different link bracelets on the other.
Here are similar styles you can check out to cop Heart’s style:
- Balmain brass tubular bracelet in gold finish ($695.00 or PHP38,670)
- Kenneth Jay Lane chunky chain-link bracelet ($125.00 or PHP6,955)
- J.Crew chainlink clasp bracelet ($59.50 or PHP3,311)
- Pink gold and yellow gold Tank bracelet (€12,900 or PHP787,287)
Heart Evangelista on earning as a fashion influencer in Paris: “May narating ang kaartehan ko.”
Heart Evangelista to spend less on shopping: “I thought buying all of these would make you happy.”
In another post, she sports two chunky diamond-pavéd chain link bracelets, one in white gold and the other in yellow gold.
Mixing High and Low Pieces
While often favoring top-tier luxury brands, Heart also knows how to mix high- and low-end jewelry pieces. This can be done by combining fine jewelry with fashion/costume jewelry.
But in Heart’s case, she likes to mix super expensive luxury pieces with more affordable accessories.
Some items from Heart’s collection are priced below PHP15,000, or even lower than PHP10,000 when on sale.
First up is the APM Monaco Baby Valentin Yummy Bear Nylon Bracelet, which retails at $139 or PHP7,734. The bracelet comes in a red nylon string, and a yellow allow 18k gold plated layer. It also has a bear charm, paved with purple cubic zirconia on one side.
Heart wears it as part of a stack of other red and ruby bracelets, most of which come from local brand Royal Gem, a jewelry store she endorses. The stack includes:
- Under The Limelight Ruby Beaded Bracelet, 3mm-3.5mm (PHP8,800.00)
- Under The Limelight Ruby Beaded Bracelet with Gold Balls (PHP9,800.00)
- Under The Limelight Ruby Beaded Bracelet, 4.5mm-5.3mm (PHP11,800.00)
- Give Me Love Ruby Beaded Bracelet with Heart Charm (PHP14,300.00)
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But if you have the budget for it, you can splurge and include four other items on your stack. The This is Major, Major Hot Pink Sapphire Bracelet sells for PHP92,800.00, while the All You Need Is Love Ruby Tennis Bracelet will set you back PHP538,800.00.
Meanwhile, the Graduated Diamond Tennis Bracelet (estimated total carat: 1) is PHP128,800.00 and the larger Diamond Tennis Bracelet (estimated total carat: 1.32) is PHP188,800.00.
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