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Vita Fede Double Earrings

Vita Fede Double Earrings: Two is Better than One

The design of most earrings focuses solely on the way they appear on the front of your lobes. This is a little lazy, no? If your hair is up, then the back is almost as visible as the front, a fact that Vita Fede’s Cynthia Sakai acknowledges and designs with in mind!

Mon 06.24
Crystals Clusters

Crystals Clusters: More is Never Enough

One crystal is nice, but ten is better! Go big or go home, right? These kaleidoscopes of color are summer fun that will liven up any old outfit. They look like bright pieces of candy, and are just as hard to resist. I say give in to your sweet tooth. The opulence of dripping in […]

Mon 05.13

BuDhaGirl Prayer Bead All Weather Bangles: Daily Meditation

A set of gorgeous gold bangles is a style statement for sure, but what if each of the bracelets had meaning behind it? That’s the idea with BuDhaGirl’s all weather bangles. The PVC bracelets are filled with 24K gold dust (meaning you can walk right through that TSA metal detector, jewels on hand) and sealed […]

Fri 04.19

Best Gold Collars: The Chokehold

Not since the lavish days of Dynasty have we seen so much unapologetically bold gold. This heavy hardware will have everyone lunging at your jugular, but never fear – they just want an up-close look at the armory’s worth of metal hanging from your neck. While Lanvin’s Oracle collar (on NET-A-PORTER for $1,242) will give […]

Thu 02.28

Hervé Van der Straeten Gold-Plated Cuff: Cut It Out

Get the look of abundance with just one single accessory. Hervé Van der Straeten’s hammered, gold-plated creations always take my breath away. There’s something very old world about the style – like it belongs on a Grecian goddess. But on Hervé’s modern designs, there’s nothing behind the times about the look. Just take notice of […]

Tue 10.16

Best of the Season’s Symbolic Jewels: Back to Nature

A single leaf is the ancient heraldic symbol for happiness. The leaves of the oak tree are religious emblems of faith and endurance. Ivy leaves symbolize a strong and lasting friendship. For me, they just signify the promise of better, brighter days (and in this case, shinier ones, too!). No matter what you think of […]

Mon 10.01

Rosantica Principessa 24-Karat Gold-Dipped Freshwater Pearl Headband: Crown Jewel

Can a princess have too many tiaras? Don’t make me even answer that question! My ongoing obsession with royal paraphernalia, juvenile (and embarrassing to family members) as it might be, continues full force. Oscar de la Renta’s headband-style gems got me going – because a headband is, by definition, most certainly not a tiara. Thanks […]

Fri 09.14

Bijoux Heart: Live in Excess, Spend Wisely

It’s all about excess. I’m calling it: the economy is (finally) on the rise, and based on the optimism we’re seeing from designers as of late, pure decadence and real luxury is back in full swing. But does that mean we would be wise to jump the gun and overspend right now? Tempting, yes, but, […]

Wed 08.01

Bijoux Heart Vreeland 24-Karat Gold-Plated Swarovski Crystal Ring: Why Don’t You…

Try this ring on for size! It was the inimitable, legendary Diana Vreeland who said: “You gotta have style. It helps you get down the stairs. It helps you get up in the morning. It’s a way of life. Without it, you’re nobody.” I couldn’t agree more. Style is in your attitude, and it’s also […]