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I just discovered a new brand and I’m OBSESSED. Drum roll please… it’s Called Realisation Par. (you’ll thank me later for introducing you) There are many things I love about their pieces. Specifically with this piece, it’s SO easy to wear. Put on your booty shorts, sans bra and wrap this dress around you –…

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We’re having a never ending summer in Cali this year … and I’m not complaining! This is one of my FAVORITE dresses from Reformation. It’s super easy to wear and I love the lace up back. It’s sexy and sweet all at the same time. A helpful tip with white dresses: any white fabric can…

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THIS DRESS WAS MADE FOR PINK LOVERS! I feel so fun and flirty in this dress! But how can you not?! One thing I really like, besides the pattern and color, is that the deep v is nicely complemented with the length of it. Normally I don’t go for such long dresses because of my…

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I am always on the go! From meetings, to designing, to getting together with friends, my days are packed but I truly wouldn’t have it any other way. I am getting to live my dream! This bag has come into my life and changed the game. While it may look like I’m always ready to…

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I’ve been loving doing these style posts, so I’m back with another! This is a classic look for Fall with a white top and blue jeans. I absolutely looove button downs because they allow me to customize my neckline depending on the jewelry I want to wear. Here, I layered two of my most worn…

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While I absolutely love busy days full of meetings and designing, I also love to have a break every now and again and have a chill day. Echo Park is one of my favorite places to go when I have some time to enjoy myself. In case you haven’t noticed, blush pink is my favorite…

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I just got back from a whirlwind 3 and a half weeks in the Big Apple, and let me tell you–it was amazing! From all of the different neighborhoods to explore to the most incredible shopping, I’ll always be head over heels for this city. It really gives me so much inspiration and drive to…

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I’m back with another style post! This one is a favorite summertime go-to that I’ve been wearing on repeat. On a typical day I’m usually running around doing a million things (aren’t we all!). Lately with the heat waves that have been coming and going through Los Angeles I’ve been juggling trying to stay cool and…

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My goal has always been to design jewelry for everyday life. Part of investing in high quality jewelry is knowing you will be able to get a lot of wear out of the piece. I am always keeping versatility in mind! Here are a few of my personal jewelry staples that make up the perfect…

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My trip to Paris was a DREAM to say the least… From the most incredible cafes with the best lattes and croissants, to just walking the streets and feeling the incredible energy of the people, Jon and I made memories that will last a lifetime. It’s always a little tricky to pack for travel because…

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Back at it again! This time with a white hot look. Everyone knows that it’s free reign after Memorial Day weekend (even though I don’t really adhere to the rules of ‘no white’ prior to the last Monday in May). This time I’m highlighting an outfit with all neutrals. For me an all neutral look…

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{Pictured above:Cactus Stud and Moon Stud} One of the most common things we hear from our customers when it comes to jewelry, specifically earrings, is that they have a skin sensitivity to certain metals. One of the most prevalent metal allergies is nickel. A lot of times nickel allergies become an issue with earrings but depending on the severity, it can be an issue with…

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WE SEE YOU’RE A GYPSY! Hey free spirits! The April Jewel of the Month has been decided … and it’s just in time for MUSIC FESTIVAL SEASON! Throughout the month of April, take 20% off the Gypsy Hand Piece! We can’t wait to see you rocking this beauty your crop tops and cut offs at…

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SHOP OUR KDJ POT O’ GOLD Celebrate the luck of the Irish by adding some KDJ classics to your own personal pot of gold. Our solid yellow and rose gold jewels are waiting for you! xoxo // KDJ

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MY LOVES The February Jewel of the Month is dedicated to all of you! Thank you for being my Valentines this year. Enjoy 20% off the Mi Amor Necklace during the month of February! *discount already taken* xoxo // KDJ

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TOP FIVE OF 2015 Thank you all for such an incredible year! We were so thrilled to share the new collection with you, and felt so supported by you all! Here are the five pieces from the new Katie Dean Jewelry collection that you loved the most in 2015. PENDULUM NECKLACE Tick Tock–it’s time for…

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HEY STUD! We have chosen the January Jewel of the Month – and it’s one from the new collection! Snatch up the Three Bat Studs for 20% through the end of the month! These beauties are available in both gold and silver, and are perfect for day or night. They are one of our favorites!

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KDJ x AMANDA CREW We are girl crushing hard on Silicon Valley actress, Amanda Crew, and it looks like the feeling is mutual! She was recently spotted sporting two Katie Dean Jewelry pieces: The Light as a Feather Necklace and The Double Dipping Necklace!     A huge thanks to Amanda and to YOU for all…

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– OCTOBER –  JEWEL OF THE MONTH The October Jewel of the Month is a classic, never out of style piece: the Athena Feather Ring! It’s the perfect addition to your ring party and did you know it’s adjustable?! Click through the image to take advantage of 20% off! Want updates like this straight to your inbox? Join…

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The September Jewel of the Month is a favorite of ours over here at Katie Dean Jewelry! The Cleopatra Hand Piece is the perfect bohemian accessory with a little bit of glam. Click through the image to take advantage of 20% off!   Want updates like this straight to your inbox? Join our mailing list for…

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This month’s jewel promotion is officially decided! Enjoy 20% off the Fantasia Necklace during the month of August. Happy shopping! Want these updates sent straight to your inbox? Sign up for our email newsletter! You can find the subscription form on our homepage. xoxo // KDJ  

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This time of year is all about the details! The temperatures are rising, and we are tailoring down our wardrobes to simple tees, shorts, and dresses. Here at Katie Dean we like to match our minimal summer style with simple accessories, and it seems we aren’t alone! Rue Magazine’s blog, Rue Daily, embraced this simple…

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One of our absolute favorite pieces here at Katie Dean is the Dare Devil Necklace. This particular item is a stand out piece in the shop because it is the only one that incorporates bone. This is the perfect necklace for both your edgy and demure sides because it can be styled so many different…

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Happy Easter weekend, all! We can’t wait to break out our Sunday best tomorrow and pair it with out favorite Katie Dean jewels, of course. We are such suckers for the perfect spring dress so we wrangled up a few of our faves that would pair perfectly with the Audrey Bracelets, Earrings, and Necklace. These…

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We gotta admit, we are a touch behind the times over here at Katie Dean. Katie just recently started diving into the 50 Shades of Grey books. With all the talk surrounding the movie that was released on Valentine’s Day, we had to see was the fuss was about. Even though we are just a…

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Happy first day of spring, Ladies! Not only is it the start of one of our favorite seasons, it’s also the weekend. *Cheers!* We know you’ve been so eager to dig your favorite summer dress and open-toed shoes out of the back of your closet, but don’t forget to enjoy this transition season! We may…

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Whether it be waxing or waning, the Crescent Moon Necklace from Katie Dean is sure to add some glow to any outfit. This recent addition to the shop is beautifully understated, but it’s Swarovski Crystal details add the perfect amount interest. But even with this hint of sparkle, the Crescent Moon Necklace will always have…

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Spring is right around the corner which means we have so many things to look forward to: flowers blooming, warmer temperatures, longer days, lots of sunshine, and SPRING BREAK! That right, ladies, it’s time to start dreaming of tropical destinations and stocking up on resort wear. Sometimes deciding what to pack when going on a…

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We are right around the corner from music festival season, and you know what that means! It’s time to don our favorite hipster apparel, gorge ourselves on goodies from food trucks, stage hop, and dance around in the sun with our friends! Our must-have item from Katie Dean this season is the Starlight Handpiece. This beaded…

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This year we are asking the X, O, and Heart Rings to be our Valentines. These sterling silver or gold plated pretties are definitely wearable year ’round, but are especially adorable during the season of love. Wear them alone or stack ’em up – either way, score the 20% off deal before it’s done! Happy…

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The Double Dipping Necklace is one of our favorites here at Katie Dean. One of the boldest statement pieces we create, it is still very simple and delicate. Katie designed this in November with a simple, but sassy girl in mind. We love this necklace with both higher necklines to sprinkle sugar to a simple…

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It has arrived — the perfect go-to necklace. Say hello to the Guinevere! Shop this piece now…

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