It hasn’t even premiered yet, but the fashion and style are already all the talk. “The Great Gatsby,” based on F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel of the same name, hits U.S. theaters on May 10 and not only does the film feature some good-looking actors, it also features some amazing Art Deco costume design that is destined to influence today’s fashion. If you’re into Jazz age panache and in search of Great Gatsby style, check out my recommendations below for some stunning accessories that you’ll want to get your hands on now.
The Ziegfeld Collection from Tiffany & Co.
Luxurous, refined and simply dynamic, The Ziegfeld Collection by Tiffany & Co. celebrates the jewelry designer’s involvement in the “The Great Gatsby” film. Tiffany & Co. was actually the exclusive designer of the film’s jewelry and worked with costume designer Catherine Martin to ensure the actors and actresses had the most authentic jewelry to best represent the era. Prices range from $300 to around $2,000. To order pieces from the Ziegfeld Collection, go to www.tiffany.com. In Las Vegas, you can shop Tiffany & Co. in-store at Crystals at City Center, Fashion Show, The Forum Shops at Caesars or at the Bellagio.
A purveyor of luxurious handmade eyewear, Lafont introduces “Leo” ($519) in three gorgeous colors and “Gatsby” ($345) for eye dazzling cinematic takes on two classic shapes that are always in style. For more information, go to www.lafont.com.
Second Season Bridges by The Jeweler’s Daughter
Las Vegas’ own Polly Weinstein has designed an impressive Art Deco collection of fresh, yet elegant, jewelry in an affordable price range of $15-$280. My favorite is the Deco Gate Necklace. To place a purchase, to go to www.thejewelersdaughter.com.