You can buy travel guides if you want to sightsee, but when it comes to shopping, you’re generally out of luck. New stores and markets crop up too often for a book to stay relevant, which is exactly why LoveGold has curated a website’s worth of guides about all the latest places you can shop for real high carat gold jewelry.
Wing jewelry can feel clichéd, but Lebanese designer Joanna Laura Constantine has abstracted the look to perfection with waves of ombré Swarovskis decorating black rhodium-plated brass for an aesthetic that feels subtly superhero-inspired.
The best kind of jewelry is the kind you can tell was designed by a passionate Jewel Snob, or in the case of Gaydamak, two Jewel Snobs! Since 2009, sisters Sonia and Katia Gaydamak have been traveling around the world, sourcing their materials everywhere from Israel to Asia to good, old New York.
I’ve come to love Dallas since moving here over ten years ago, but I have to admit, I miss the energy and people of my beloved LA. Luckily for me, Brian Bolke of Forty Five Tenicon is bringing one of my favorite Cali-based designer to Texas – the lovely Anita Ko.