Julie Saul, 57, gallery owner
The Fantasy Present:
Ted Muehling Earrings, $5,000
“I have been a huge fan of Ted Muehling’s jewelry for over twenty years. I love the beach, and these earrings remind me of the way the light catches the foam at the water’s edge.”
Available at Ted Muehling, 52 White St., nr. Church St.; 212-431-3825.
The Smart Backup:
Alexis Bittar earrings, $95
Sticking with the light-catching oceanic theme, these Swarovski-encrusted, gold-plated “Grey Gardens” earrings resemble glittering shark teeth.
Available at Alexis Bittar, 353D Bleecker St., nr. Charles St.; 212-727-1093.