Most in-the-know types would agree that one of the most colorful decades in costume jewelry history was the 80s,
when Madonna dripped in chains and rubber bangles circa "Like a Virgin." The
woman behind Madonna's look was Maripol, a New York nightlife fixture and
artist. Now Maripol's jewelry designs are back, for a limited time, as
re-interpreted by Marc by Marc Jacobs. With all pieces $50 and under, this
material-girl look is festive and downright recession-friendly.