My 5 Top Jewelry Stocking Stuffers | Under $40 Each

Are you still shopping for that special someone on your list? The best things come in very small packages! I get FAQs all the time about affordable holiday baubles (can you say under $40?). Here are my five favorite jewelry stocking stuffers to give and receive for Christmas 2018.

Alida Rainbow Ring @baublebar

Baublebar Alida Ring, originally $42, now $25.
BaubleBar Rainbow Ring, Originally $42, Now $25.

Exclusively available at, the Alida ring is the jewelry giant’s #1 bestseller. With a stunning array of colorful baguette crystals, it’s totally on-point with this year’s rainbow jewelry trend.

When I first tried to order the Alida, I learned it had sold out in just three days. Now it’s back in stock, so hurry before it sells out again! $25 at (63% off original price).

Stella & Dot Crystal Baguette Earrings

Penelope Cruz Man-Made Diamond Earrings from Her Collection for Swarovski. Stella & Dot Crystal Baguette Statement Earrings.
Left: Penelope Cruz in Lab-Created Diamond Earrings from Her Self-Named Collection for Atelier Swarovski. Right: Stella & Dot Crystal Baguette Statement Earrings.

Lots of A-listers are opting for crystal or lab-created diamond earrings this season. Swarovski ambassadors Penelope Cruz and Karlie Kloss both come to mind. I’m big on baguettes…a style that looks modern and retro at the same time. These Hatley Baguette Earrings from Stella & Dot feature a vintage silver finish and sparkling crystals in a contemporary geometric silhouette. Perfect for holiday parties and New Year’s Eve, they’re $39 at

BaubleBar Bargain: | Gift-Boxed Gem-Drop Earrings

BaubleBar Bonbon Gem Drop Earring Gift Set. on sale for $25. Roxanne Assoulin Hip Hop But Not Mismatched Earrings @modaoperandi.
Left: BaubleBar Bonbon Gem Drop Earring Gift Set, on Sale for $25. Right: Designer Roxanne Assoulin’s Pink Hip Hop But Not Mismatched Earrings, $120, @modaoperandi.

I think it’s safe to say the earring of the year is Roxanne Assoulin’s candy-colored Hip-Hop But Not style with two- or three-tiered crystals. If you love these designer earrings ($120 at Moda Operandi), check out BaubleBar’s cool collection of Gem Drops in yummy colors. Their 3-Pair Gift Set arrives in a no-need-to-wrap box…I love that convenience, don’t you? A regular $126 value, it’s on sale for only $25 at Hint: Mix and match colors for the asymmetrical look.

Unisex Stainless Steel Biker Chain Link Bracelet

Chain Link Biker Bracelet. Satellite-Bracelet by Lele Sadoughi.. Biker Bracelet
Left and Right: Chain Link Biker Bracelets. Center: Marble Satellite Bracelet by Designer Lele Sadoughi.

These chain link bracelet wristbands in stainless steel are big sellers among women and men on Amazon. Available in six colors (with rhinestones), they’re great for stacking with other bracelets your friends and family members may own. Fans of jewelry designer Lele Sadoughi may be reminded of her popular Satellite bracelet, a high-end costume piece. The good news is: my stocking stuffer pick is only $17.99 at

Gold Basket CZ Pendant Necklace by Dana Tyler

small gold pendant at
Gold Basket and CZ Pendant at

I always get compliments when I wear this “signature pendant” from fashion-forward Dana Tyler, a popular online jeweler with seven boutiques throughout South and Central Florida. This sophisticated style features a 1-carat CZ set in 14K gold-plated jewelers metal, with a chain that adjusts from 16″ to 18″.

The Gold Basket CZ Pendant can be yours for $39, at Be sure to check out the matching Basket Earrings while you’re there.

Good luck shopping for your jewelry stocking stuffers. And Happy Holidays from all your friends at OBJ!


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