2011 Summer Jewelry Trends- Bright Hues. When it comes to jewelry this this summer brighter hues are definitely catching every-ones eyes. We’re evening seeing the old classic 80’s favorites of plastic bright colored jewelry and friendship bracelets making a bit of a return. From necklaces to bangles and earrings we’re seeing high ranges of bright colors such as yellows, pinks, and reds, but we’re also seeing colors being mixed and intertwined to make even brighter hues. Along with brighter colors this season, many jewelry pieces are being displayed with different designs such as checkered, stripes, and even dots. So this summer is the perfect time to experiment with your jewelry choices. Look below to see the brighter colored jewelry trend below.