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Giveaway: Blue Nile

This summer, I am all about brights and neons! I’ll find absolutely any way to work it into an outfit whether that be my jeans, sandals, handbang…or jewelry!

And speaking of jewelry…

Blue Nile is the go-to for luxe gold, silver, and precious stones, and the online diamond retailer has an array of new shiny offerings to complete your chic warm weather look. They also have a ton of brights in their collection including these gold vermeil carnelian and amethyst drop earrings that retail for $129!

Amethyst and Carnelian Drop Earrings
Blue Nile’s unique cuts and gorgeous jewels have been spotted on celebrities like Brooklyn Decker, Catt Sadler, Giuliana Rancic, Helen Mirren, Isabelle Fuhrman and Maria Menounos, and in the pages of publications like Glamour, InStyle, Brides and Martha Stewart Weddings.

Seriously…who wouldn’t be obsessed with all things Blue Nile!

The company is the largest online retailer of diamonds. With over 60,000 stones, as well as Tahitian pearls, 18-karat gold and sterling silver jewelry, you’ll find a piece both for everyday and the day.

All jewelry offered on the site comes with a lifetime warrantee, which protects it against all defects in manufacturing, design and workmanship.

So…to help brighten up your summer wardrobe, we’re giving away these incredible Amethyst and Carnelian Drop Earrings. They are the perfect pop of color for any summer get-up and the touch of gold compliments the look so well!
To enter, post a comment below telling me:
What is your favorite pop-color this summer?
*Contest closes 7/13/12 at 12:00am PST
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  1. Francesca says:


  2. lindsay says:

    I’m loving pops of neon this summer! greens, oranges, and yellows are so fun! :)

  3. Lea Anne says:

    When I was a child, my favorite color was neon pink and I would wear entire neon pink outfits all the time. While my style is much more subtle these days, I find nothing more pleasing than a pop of neon pink to my outfit! Some things never change.

  4. Karen says:

    I’ve been loving yellow this summer!

  5. Samantha Singharath says:

    Neon pink has been my fav!!!

  6. Cheryl Howie says:

    I am loving the neons this summer, the orange, green, yellow. It makes me feel vibrant and alive, taking me back to when I was young and carefree.

  7. McKenzie Fullford says:

    My favorite pop-color this summer is definitely coral! I’ve been obsessed with putting different shades of coral together through my jewelry. Coral and teal make a nice match as well :)

  8. Elizabeth says:

    I am loving any lime green to dress up my favorite pair of jeans and the perfect fitted white tee!

  9. Katie says:

    ALL time fave POC is NEON PINK! I am also loving the Mint trend this summer!

  10. Kristin says:

    Bright royal blue!! Or Kelly green :)

  11. Ashley Wheeler says:


  12. Maggie Williams says:

    I am loving vibrant blues this summer. They look great on any skin tone and can take a simple outfit and make it really pop.

  13. lisa briones says:

    orange is my fav :)

  14. GwennRichard Richard says:


  15. Hilary says:

    My favorite pop of color this year has been ORANGE! I have absolutely been loving it! I love wearing it with turquoise or teal.

  16. Courtney says:

    Turquoise, definitely! It is so classy and perfect for the summer!!

  17. Liz P. says:

    Definitely YELLOW! And orange!

  18. Jennifer Palmer says:

    I love to do pops of color mostly with my shoes and jewelry – I am loving some new Turquoise heels I have and also my Hot Pink ones…then I got these lovely bright Orange flats too.

  19. Dolly Severy says:

    Loving coral this summer!!!

  20. Danielle says:

    Light turquoise and bright pink! I don’t want this trend to end, so I’ve decided to continue wearing these bright colors all winter too!

  21. San D says:

    Coral!! :)

    These earrings are Stunning! Thanks for the chance to win them. xx

  22. Nicole says:


  23. Teri says:

    My favorite pop of color this summer Coral though Turquoise is a close 2nd

  24. Jenny Crowley says:

    Loving the Orange!

  25. Megan Imamura says:

    My favorite pop-color this season is Kelly Green! Or Coral :-)

  26. Lauren says:

    I really love peacock blue this season. Paired with a splash of green is perfect! :)

  27. Katie O says:

    I am loving pops of green; mint, lime, forest, kelly! green green green!

  28. Catherine P. says:

    I love orange for summer, I’m obsessed with it right now! These would be PERFECT.

  29. Loving green! It’s my favorite color and it’s great for summer – mint, emerald, etc!

  30. Kelsey says:

    tangerine-tango paired with bright pink!

  31. Kaleigh Hudson says:

    I am loving yellow this summer. It is so bright and happy, and looks great on sun-kissed skin!

  32. Sandra says:

    I would say the turquoise, but yellow and coral come in second!

  33. Alyse says:

    I am loving neon yellow, especially the jcrew bauble necklace!

  34. Kelsey says:

    Love the turquoise and hot pinks

  35. Katie S. says:

    Orange/coral– currently on my fingers & toes!

  36. Melissa Fox says:

    This season, I am LOVING Caribbean blue and orange. They are stunning together.

  37. Marina Dmitrieva says:

    I’m loving bright colors this summer, especially coral, turquoise and kelly green. I love to color-block my outfits, it’s super fun, girly and puts me in a good mood =)

  38. Meredith Schensul says:

    I am really liking bright green and orange this summer. It is a chance to wear orange and not be asked if it is Halloween.

  39. Chelsea says:

    I incorporate shades of purple into my year round wardrobe. But when summer comes, I transition from my plums and violets to lavender. Mixing lavender blouses with white pants and some bangles is my favorite way to make my summer wardrobe pop with color.

  40. Jen Hines says:

    My favorite pop of color this summer is coral and turquoise!! Love love love it! Brightens up any outfit!

  41. jaclyn koch says:

    Neon yellow is my favorite right now! :)

  42. Genevieve Rodzik says:

    Coral for sure! Love love love!

  43. Hannah says:

    I am in LOVE with Coral and Turquoise, so easy to put with a simple outfit.

  44. Courtney says:

    I’m living a pop of coral and mint together!! Those earrings are so pretty!!

  45. Gannon says:

    Coral! But more on the pink-y side.

  46. Jacky Raful says:

    I love all blue shades! Aqua, royal blue, light blue…all look awesome :)

  47. Kathleen Prince says:

    Mint green!

  48. Heather Wolfe says:

    I am loving yellow this summer! Very refreshing and light!

  49. Jacqui Behles says:

    I am LOVINGGGGG all pops of color this summer with neutral/solid wardrobe. Bright coral, bright yellow & turquoise have always been my fav for jewelry, handbags & nail color, but I think this summer HAS to be all about the Yellow!!

  50. Meghan says:

    I am obsessed with coral & turquoise! They are such fun colors especially for blondes like me :)

  51. Lindsay S. says:

    Green and orange! Never thought I could wear orange, but then I found this amazing jacket and everything changed. Loving the bright colors!

  52. Brittney Strachan says:

    I must admit I have been all about the pink and turquoise, but these earrings are definitely pushing me into trying these colors, together and separate!

  53. Debbie says:

    I absolutely love all the different greens, oranges, and purples. I’m new at this and it has quickly become something I love!! I’m in my 40s so I don’t feel chic most of the time. However, by adding color, it makes me feel better about my wardrobe!! These earrings would be perfect!!:)

  54. Kassandra Wessman says:

    Turquoise and purple!!

  55. Katarina says:

    I’d have to say yellow. So pretty on lightly tan skin and adds to the summer glow!

  56. Katherine says:

    I’m loving the turqouise and love any shade of purple, too!

  57. Sarah Myres says:

    I will say lime green, not only because its my pop of color in my August wedding. But its a great feel good summer color. You can also pair it with many different colors!! I love it :)

  58. Nicole says:

    I’m loving all things coral this summer!

  59. Bailey says:

    I am LOVING mint greens!

  60. Andrea mead says:

    I absolutely am loving bright yellow and orange hues! They shine like the sun and make a casual or dressy outfit pop!

  61. Diane Fischer says:

    Hot pink and bright yellow

  62. Cathy Richards says:

    My favorite pop-color this summer is Turquoise.

  63. Debbie says:

    neon pink!

  64. Vickie Kipka says:

    I am going with any bright colors just to make different outfits colors pop!!

  65. Lynn Abney says:

    Y’all, My all-time favorite Pop-of-color for summer is Turquiose – it goes with everything and reminds me of the sea! Thx

  66. Niki Stryjak says:

    Turquoise for sure! I love how it it accents with jeans and a basic tee and turquoise accents can easily transition to a nighttime look!

  67. Brandi proper says:

    I am loving all the coral and turquoise color combinations!!
    So much fun and add a pop of color!!

  68. Jenn Mas says:

    My favorite color right now is CORAL. I am a mommy to two very young girls, so it makes me feel good to dress in something simple then add a pop of coral with jewelery and even nail polish. I’m also loving turquoise. Coral and turquoise seperate or together! :)

  69. Moriah Quimby says:

    A pop of ~*Purple*~ is what I love!

  70. Carmen Murphy says:

    I love love hot pink!!

  71. Tess says:

    Blue, blue, blue! My wedding is coming up and I’m so obsessed with bright colors that my bridesmaids will be wearing peacock blue and carry lime green flowers.

  72. Steph B says:

    My Favorite pop color is neon pink! Followed closely by turquoise. Both are lovely!!

  73. Shelia Kuhn says:

    Turquoise is my favorite this summer, mixed with all shades of blue and neon lime green!!

  74. Yellows, oranges, and greens!

  75. Carissa says:

    Any shade of blue! LOVE the earring! :)

  76. Lavande says:

    This summer, I’m loving turquoise & teal with a pop of lime green!

  77. Tammie says:

    I have two favorite pop colors this summer, turquoise and orange!

  78. Justine says:

    Oh goodness I love them all! I’d say royal blue is my fav…with yellow at a close second!

  79. Emily says:

    I love pink and orange combo!!

  80. Leah says:

    I have always loved bright colors too, so this season makes me very happy! My favorite bright lately has been orange!

  81. Deserea says:

    My favorite colors this summer are coral and teal. I think they go so cute together. I also love the bright purples. You can pair It with a lot of things its just a really fun bright color!!:)

  82. Judy Oxley says:

    Kelly Green….love it with Browns! (: Love seeing you and Jason so happy!

  83. tina says:

    orange! but I’ve always loved it… now it’s back in style.

  84. Melissa says:

    I love turquoise!

  85. Melody says:

    My fav is definitely yellow!

  86. Haylie C says:


  87. Brooke says:

    My favorit has always been turquoise, it’s timeless yet always trendy. I have a toddler, and neon pink has been a big trend in children’s clothes too…she’s a little fashionista already in her brights!

  88. Katya says:

    My favorite pop color of the summer is pink!

  89. Rachel H. says:

    Coral Pink all the way!

  90. Katelynn says:

    I’m loving a bright coral!

  91. Tammy Friederich says:

    Definitely loving coral!

  92. Irina says:


  93. Emily says:

    Aqua! And mint..does that count as a bright?

  94. Nicole says:

    Bright orange..and a bonus is that it looks great with a tan!!

  95. Jen says:

    Coral – all shades in shorts, tops, nail colors too :)

  96. Rebecaa Barlow says:

    I’m loving pops of bright yellow! Jewelry and bags especially.

  97. Jess Gronberg says:

    Totally turquoise!!!

  98. Tara says:

    ahh coral for sure!!

  99. Jessica Leigh says:

    My favorite is coral and purple! I’m loving all the bright colors this season! Being a Mom of 2 toddlers I seem to only get to use a pop with my nail polish. I’d love these earrings!! :-)

  100. Kristen says:

    I love the orange and blue color pop combo!

  101. Jena says:

    Love these!! Obsessed with yellow this summer!

  102. Stacy says:

    Neon pink!!!

  103. sally lampert says:

    beautiful violet….

  104. sally lampert says:

    violet purple!!!

  105. Brittany says:

    My favorite is turquoise! I love it matched with any other bright color!

  106. Tia says:

    I am loving teal and bright blue right now. Bright fun colors make dressing during the summer so much fun!

  107. tara says:

    Coral :)

  108. Vanessa P says:


  109. Elizabeth says:

    hot pink!

  110. Jenna says:

    Bright purple!

  111. Becky says:


  112. Renee says:

    Royal blue and green are my new favorites! With hazel eyes it’s fun to watch them take on the color that I’m wearing.

  113. Julia says:

    Definitely Canary Yellow and Burst Orange! :)

  114. Shana VanDerWerff says:

    Neon! Love adding pops of color with anything Neon.