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COVER: Photographed by Danilo Hess. Hair by Lisa Caccavale for Edris Salon. Makeup by Landy Dean for Edris Salon. Bias-cut mermaid gown in silk charmeuse with low V-front bodice, soft pleating, and flowing satin tails beaded in a paisley pattern with Swarovski crystals. Plunging, open back features beaded crisscross straps, while shirring embellishes the derriere above a flowing train, $3,950 by Amy Michelson; amymichelson.com, 888.755.2553. Chandelier earrings with 12.30cts. of pear-shaped diamonds, $525,000; 5.01ct. diamond ring with emerald-cut center stone accented with two trapezoid diamonds, $685,000; bracelet with over 330 fancy brown and white diamonds, $176,750; all by Chopard. Available at Chopard Boutiques nationwide; chopard.com, 800.CHOPARD.