clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile
Image credit: Charming Charlie/Facebook
Image credit: Charming Charlie/Facebook

Philly's Top 21 Shops for Trendy Fashion Jewelry

View as Map
Image credit: Charming Charlie/Facebook

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to Vox.com, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

Sure, a Pretty Woman-esque shopping spree along Jeweler's Row would be nice, but not every occasion or budget calls for a two-carat dazzler—and truth be told, fashion jewelry can be a lot more fun. From candy-colored bangles to dainty monogram necklaces, the wallet-friendly finds from these 21 Philly-area shops leave no wrist bare and no trend unaccounted for.


Read More

Tselaine

Copy Link
Located on the edge of Rittenhouse Square park, this gift shop houses everything from affordably-priced statement necklaces to quirky cufflinks for the guys.

Antiquarian's Delight

Copy Link
One of South Street's hidden secrets, this vintage shop is housed in a former synagogue. Glittery costume jewelry is front-and-center in jewelry cases that surround the cashier on all sides.

TownHome

Copy Link
This upscale accessories shop is known for its tasteful yet trendy jewelry from hard-to-find designers.

Menagerie

Copy Link
Nestled within Wayne's Eagle Village Shops, Menagerie carries higher-end costume jewelry that's laden with semi-precious gemstones.

Concrete Polish

Copy Link
With earrings, necklaces, and rings handmade by studio owner Angela Monaco, Concrete Polish is a must-see for jewelry addicts who like to stay ahead of the trends.

Laila Rowe Philadelphia

Copy Link
Trendy, economical jewelry is the draw at Laila Rowe. Head to clearance table for the best deals.

C. Wonder

Copy Link
Newly-opened within the King of Prussia Mall Plaza, C.Wonder marks the spot where Kate Spade meets Target. Think brightly-colored bangles and initial charm necklaces that won't break the bank.
Crystal and gemstone jewelry glitters under the lights at Verde. While the boutique is a little on the pricier side, you'll be hard-pressed to walk out empty-handed.

Adorn Boutique

Copy Link
Bohemian yet refined, jewelry at Fishtown's Adorn is all handmade by store owner/designer Sarah Lewis. Her designs are also carried by Free People and Anthropologie.

Never Too Spoiled

Copy Link
With a hippie flair, wallet-friendly, trendy baubles are sprinkled throughout this Old City boutique.

Marlyn Schiff

Copy Link
Marlyn Schiff's fashion-forward jewelry lines the cases at many area boutiques, but her Ardmore showroom is its own hidden gem.

Francescas Collections

Copy Link
Located in Ardmore's Suburban Square, Francesca's Collections organizes its jewelry by color for easy shopping. The prices can't be beat.

Dandelion Jewelry

Copy Link
Expect higher-end designers like Chan Luu and Alexis Bittar at Dandelion, which also has a location within the King of Prussia Mall.

Charming Charlie

Copy Link
If you haven't been to Charming Charlie yet, put it on your "must-shop" list. The location within the Plymouth Meeting Mall is huge (12,000 square feet!), with an extensive selection of costume jewelry organized by color.

Fire and Ice

Copy Link
Housed within the Shops at Liberty Place, semi-precious gemstones and amber reign supreme at Fire and Ice.

VIX Emporium

Copy Link
Expect handmade pieces from local jewelry designers at this West Philly boutique.

Art Star

Copy Link
One-of-a-kind accessories and jewelry from area artisans are on display at Northern Liberties' Art Star.

El Quetzal

Copy Link
Located in Chestnut Hill, this art gallery-meets-gift boutique stocks jewelry with a global influence.

Flag Lady Gifts

Copy Link
The Flag Lady is where Main Liners go to buy a gift for Mom—and walk out with something for themselves, too.

The Little Apple

Copy Link
Store owner Molly Cygan fills her Manayunk gift boutique with charming jewelry from local and emerging designers.

Swag Boutique

Copy Link
The fashion jewelry in this cute Northern Liberties shop toes the line between traditional and trendy.

Loading comments...

Tselaine

Located on the edge of Rittenhouse Square park, this gift shop houses everything from affordably-priced statement necklaces to quirky cufflinks for the guys.

Antiquarian's Delight

One of South Street's hidden secrets, this vintage shop is housed in a former synagogue. Glittery costume jewelry is front-and-center in jewelry cases that surround the cashier on all sides.

TownHome

This upscale accessories shop is known for its tasteful yet trendy jewelry from hard-to-find designers.

Menagerie

Nestled within Wayne's Eagle Village Shops, Menagerie carries higher-end costume jewelry that's laden with semi-precious gemstones.

Concrete Polish

With earrings, necklaces, and rings handmade by studio owner Angela Monaco, Concrete Polish is a must-see for jewelry addicts who like to stay ahead of the trends.

Laila Rowe Philadelphia

Trendy, economical jewelry is the draw at Laila Rowe. Head to clearance table for the best deals.

C. Wonder

Newly-opened within the King of Prussia Mall Plaza, C.Wonder marks the spot where Kate Spade meets Target. Think brightly-colored bangles and initial charm necklaces that won't break the bank.

Verde

Crystal and gemstone jewelry glitters under the lights at Verde. While the boutique is a little on the pricier side, you'll be hard-pressed to walk out empty-handed.

Adorn Boutique

Bohemian yet refined, jewelry at Fishtown's Adorn is all handmade by store owner/designer Sarah Lewis. Her designs are also carried by Free People and Anthropologie.

Never Too Spoiled

With a hippie flair, wallet-friendly, trendy baubles are sprinkled throughout this Old City boutique.

Marlyn Schiff

Marlyn Schiff's fashion-forward jewelry lines the cases at many area boutiques, but her Ardmore showroom is its own hidden gem.

Francescas Collections

Located in Ardmore's Suburban Square, Francesca's Collections organizes its jewelry by color for easy shopping. The prices can't be beat.