03/15/2012 11:42 pm ET Updated Oct 11, 2012

Evil Eye Pendents: In The Stylelist Network

From WhyDid?:

It is said that the "evil eye" is a look given to a person and depending on which culture you reference, the look could inflict bad luck, disease, or even death.  That is why some people wear an eye as a talisman to ward off and protect against the evil eye.

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