By Melissa Magsaysay
Los Angeles Times
It started with the dangling crystal details hanging from the '60s-inspired stack heels that stomped down Prada's spring/summer 2010 runway. Now translucent necklaces and bangles are a ubiquitous accessory, complimenting the season's sheer pieces and light color palette. Whether pieces are made of plastic, Lucite or crystal, the trend is clear, lightweight and versatile.
Depending on how the material is fashioned, pieces can be playful baubles fit for the frilliest dresser, cut into angular shapes for an edgy 1980s appeal or splashed with rhinestones.