Evil Eye Necklace to ward off the evil eye. Evil Eye Store offer handcrafted 925 sterling silver or 22K gold plated silver evil eye necklaces. Matiasma, malocchio, mal de ojo, buri nazar. Greek, Italian, Spanish and Hindi manifestations of the same thing: the evil eye. Legend has it that the evil eye can be cast on a person to make him sick or cause harm to the person just by looking at him with envy or jealousy. This belief was and still is very predominate in the Mediterranean nations and in some parts of South America. With the belief came amulets and charms to protect the wearer against the evil eye. One of the most popular amulets is the blue glass eye charm. However, ironically the Greeks believe that it is blue eyed-people who are considered most likely to cast the evil eye. The amulet is believed to `mirror back? the blue of the evil eye and thus `mystify? it. The eye necklaces are extremely popular and more so it has become a fashion statement these days to flash them in a multitude of colours. The evil eye jewelry trend has been embraced by many celebrities. When someone is wearing evil eye jewelry, it’s thought to ward off negativity and bring good luck. Evil eye is said to protect you from envy of your good fortune which is the reason the evil eye jewelry is very fitting to celebrities. Evil eye jewelry originated in Turkey and Greece where it’s part of the culture. Evil eye fashion and jewelry has been seen on the Real Housewives of Orange County and Real Housewives of New Jersey TV shows.