The beauty of natural stones is undeniable. Every type is unique, as well as each stone. They’re rich in substance in too many ways to count, and natural stone jewelry always has presence. For thousands of years, people have embraced natural stones and crystals believing in their healing powers and ability to connect to the…Read More
Bugs and Flowers. Spring is here.
I love the sunshine, melting snow and the freedom to once again wear shoes outside. The arrival of springtime always motivates me to change up my look. Softer makeup, less chunky footwear, bright nail polish, new lipstick, and clothes and accessories with colors not worn since last year. Overnight things go from all black and…Read More
Hello Kitty. Feline Phenomenon.
When Yuko Shimizu created Hello Kitty I’m sure she had no idea the character would grow to be an international brand that generates billions in worldwide sales for Sanrio. The official profile for Hello Kitty lists her name as Kitty White born in London, England on November 1st, 1974. Hello Kitty is a Scorpio:) Characters…Read More
Heart Inspired. Stack Your Love.
Valentine’s day is almost here. There’s still time to pick up something for that special someone. Or make something. It’s the thought that counts. Perhaps even go rogue and provide a surprise treat, just because, any time you feel like it. Between my daughter and me there’s a few jewelry hearts around our house. The…Read More
Moving Lines Necklace. Forward Style.
The Moving Lines Necklace designed by Ottoman Hands is part of a MoMA exclusive collection. I received it as a gift from friends at work as I embarked on a new path in my career. They couldn’t have picked a more thoughtful gift. The necklace is made of zamak and plated with silver. It has…Read More
More than jewelry. Be Positive Works.
I fell in love the minute I laid eyes on my first Be Positive Works necklace. It belongs to my sister and I asked about it right away. Their collections are made with healing stones like labradorite, chalcedony and agate, and available with gold or silver accents. But it’s the company story that is remarkable…Read More
Obsession. Ballet pink.
Ballet pink is one of my favorite colors for accessories. It is a beautiful complement to black and white and always makes me feel polished, yet still feminine. Even my narciso rodriguez for her perfume comes in a clean, sophisticated ballet pink bottle. In winter I wear leg warmers and when there’s no snow, I…Read More
Vintage pins. Va va voom!
Hand me down jewels are totally fab. These pins are from both of my grandmothers. I was the grandchild that coveted them the most so they were passed along to me – a windfall for sure. They hold fond memories of amazing women and are totally versatile with many different looks. My grandmothers were always…Read More