Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Last Monday, I was mindlessly stalking various websites in hopes of finding the Lapis YSL ring. I came across my size 5 on the Saks site and I think I literally gasped! I ordered right away, because I knew it would sell just as quickly as it had before, when I thought it was finally going to be mine (I'm talking to you Net-A-Porter!) I was right. I checked the site again on Tuesday, and the lapis was gone.

The color is even more brilliant in person. The stone glows.



My Arty family is now complete.


Edit: For you, Nicole =)


I hope everyone is having a good week so far!
♥ Noelle

26 comments:

  1. Congrat's! Very pretty! But can you take a picture of you wearing it. I'm having a hard time imagining how it looks on! =) Thanks!

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  2. Cynthia: Thanks beauty!

    Nicole: Sure, I will definitely do an outfit post with it as soon as I can! In the meantime, here is where I am wearing the turquoise:

    http://beautygirl24.blogspot.com/2011/01/fashion-is-nothing-without-accessories.html

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  3. YAY! So glad you finally got it in hand. It's gorgeous.
    I ordered the pink one from net-a-porter too and it looked NOTHING like it did on the web site, I had to return it. It's such a gorgeously striking ring and definitely something you could pass on to your daughter one day.
    Congrats!!
    xo

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  4. Wow...they are both stunning! You are so lucky to have both! And we have the same size ring...too bad you don't live closer! :) :)

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  5. Stunning! My favourite colours as well, I can imagnie these looking great to wear with a cocktail dress :)

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  6. Andi: Thank you =) I'm sorry about yours, I know YSL is coming out with new colors. Maybe one of those will appeal to you.

    Natasha: Thank you! You wear a size 5 too? I feel like it's so rare!

    Celina: Yes, I think they would look stunning paired against a formal dress. I need to find somewhere fancy to go out! Otherwise, I will wear them with anything ;)

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  7. OMG I love that ring! That blue is my favorite color, whenever I find something that color I am drawn to it, is this different than the ring on the YSL site? I see on the site it is called Arty Oval in blue but this is Lapis? They look very similar but yours looks more sparkly on the stone.

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  8. I've never seen one of these rings up close...and I lost my breath for a moment...they are gorgeous!! I love the turquoise because its my birthstone. You're such a lucky little diva...enjoy your rings!

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  9. LOVE THESE RINGS,,,after asking you awhile back where you got yours (from a previous post), I went to the YSL store at the Bellagio in vegas and grabbed one! Classic!

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  10. Love it!! I think the blue is my favourite!

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  11. Congrats on finding the ring you want in stock - love the modelling pic - is that with Black Pearl on your nails?

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  12. Jennifer: Yes, I believe they are the same. Although, I also think that every ring is unique. They seem to differ a tiny bit because I've seen countless pictures and somehow they all have slight variations. I've read reviews where people have complained that the ring sizing is off too. I didn't have issues with that; both of my rings are a size 5 and they fit exactly the same. Also, In darker lighting, the stone looks like a dark navy. In the sunlight, it looks more like a bright royal blue. I didn't buy from the YSL site because the price is 250 dollars on there, versus 195 at Saks and Net-A-Porter. I hope this helped!

    Dye-A-Graham: Thank you, you're so sweet =) I know I'm fortunate enough to be able to have these, but I did save up a bit. I don't normally purchase such extravagant things!

    Nikosmommy: Oh yay! Congrats, I'm happy you tracked one down! Which color did you get? They are all beautiful IMHO.

    Emily: Thank you, it's mine as well.

    Ella Pretty Blog: I think my fingers are like wishbones! But thank you for the sweet comment =) Yes, the color on my nails is Black Pearl. I need to do them again because the polish is starting to look worn.

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  13. It is amazing! I am so glad you found your ring!!!

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  14. How lovely is that ring! My heart skipped a beat seeing it. It's great that you finally got it! It's never nice to be haunted by the 'one that got away'. :)

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  15. OMGosh!!! LOVE it!!! Geez now I'm wishing I would have gotten the lapis. They look so good together :) Are you going to wear them together? I think it looks so cool! xx-Jackie

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  16. Witoxicity: Awwww, thank you =) It was one of those things "I HAD to have" and I'm just glad that I got the chance!

    Ollie Things Beautiful: I might wear them together, but I'm unsure! I love yours too.

    Katie: =)

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  17. those are BEAUTIFUL! :) :)
    i'm trying to add more interesting rings to my collection

    XOXO
    www.alexandra-clements.blogspot.com

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  18. The lapis blue is simply STUNNING! I ended up keeping the coral (turquoise ran bigger for some reason). I know the lapis is always sold out so that's fantastic that you snagged the size 5 to round out your collection : ) These are listed for crazy prices on ebay (some $300+) and I hope shoppers realize they're available at regular department stores like Saks.

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  19. Crystal, Alexandra, and Amber: Thank you girls!

    Jean: Thank you =) I can't believe the Ebay prices! I looked on there a few weeks ago in the process of looking for the lapis, but there was no way I was going to pay such ridiculous prices when even YSL dot com isn't as expensive. I think it's crazy!

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  20. Very pretty! Haha, maybe you should?! Just so you can take a personal week. Most of my spring breaks consisted of working, but not this year! I hope to do something fun and exciting. Eh, if I were you just plan an amazing vacation for summer, it'll give you something to look forward to! haha. <3

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  21. So pretty and a good investment!:D

    ***** Marie *****
    allthingsmarie.com

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