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The 21st-century talisman

By Elizabeth Varnell, Photographs by Stan Musilek | October 17, 2008 | Story

Linked in
Subversive Molecule gold locket with gold chains, $560, at Subversive Jewelry, 212-679-0453,

Lucky lariat
Bing Bang Flourish locket toggle necklace, $300, at Five and Diamond, 510 Valencia St., S.F., 415-255-9747

Prophetic pendants
In Fiore amulets, designed collaboratively by Julie Elliott, Stacey Lorinczi, and Kelly Tunstall, all contain a piece of wool felt to be sprayed with fragrance. Omen amulet necklace in oxidized sterling silver and black enamel, $600, Samarra amulet necklace in oxidized sterling silver and black enamel, $900, Oman amulet necklace in gold vermeil and black enamel, $1325, all at In Fiore, 868 Post St., S.F., 415-928-5661

Mad money
Mannin Brosna Col­­l­ection necklace with gutta percha chain and German gunmetal and rose-gold coin purse, $2,700, at Carrots, 843 Montgomery St., S.F., 415-834-9040

Gilded armor
Jamie Wolf oval link necklace with diamonds, $5,400, oval engraved edge locket with diamonds, $7,300, and oval initial pendant with engraved edge with diamonds, $3,900, all at Barneys New York, 77 O'Farrell St., S.F., 415-268-350


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