When you think “pearls,” do you think of a little old lady venturing out on a Sunday sporting the same boring string of pearls she’s worn for decades? Get ready to realign your thinking, because one of fall’s hottest trends is about to shake things up!
We’ve been spotting pearls on everything from clutches to earrings—but they definitely aren’t the pearls you’re used to seeing. Outlined by daring settings and unusual shapes, this classic accessory has gotten a thoroughly modern makeover for the Fall 2013 season. Whether your budget is five bucks or sky high, these 17 pearly pieces will have you strutting your stuff in style. So go ahead—the fashion world is your oyster!