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Wed 02.06

Top 5 Heart Jewels: A Lot Like Love

The head and the heart are often at war with each other when it comes to love, but when it comes to jewelry, there’s not much to fight over (that fight with your bank account rages on, though!). So for Valentine’s Day and every other day of the year, choose one of these special gold … Continue reading Top 5 Heart Jewels: A Lot Like Love

Wed 01.30

Serpentine Jewels: The Year of the Snake

According to the Chinese zodiac, next week marks the beginning of the Year of the Snake. You wouldn’t want to start off on the wrong foot (or with the wrong accessories!), so dress accordingly. Of course, the Bulgari Serpenti collection is the best way to celebrate the New Year. Whether you’ve always dreamed of trying … Continue reading Serpentine Jewels: The Year of the Snake

Thu 01.10

Trending on Bows: Take a Bow

I wore a perforated leather bow tie on a chain to the Luisaviaroma Black and White Party, but it doesn’t have to be formal, not in the least. I can’t wait to wear it with a tee shirt and skirt! Whether you’re wrapping your hair up in satin ribbons or cinching your skirt together, bows … Continue reading Trending on Bows: Take a Bow

Fri 12.14

Gerard Yosca Interview and Giveaway: Tweet Us!

What better time than the sparkly holiday season to give away this glamorous Gerard Yosca necklace?? A true trendsetter (his butterfly pin is what sparked the hair clip frenzy of the ‘90s), Gerard is a designer whose talent has been recognized by his peers (he sat on the CFDA board for 12 years) and celebs … Continue reading Gerard Yosca Interview and Giveaway: Tweet Us!

Fri 10.05

Tiffany & Co. Legacy Gemstones: I Am Legend

There are jewels, and then there are JEWELS. Gasp-inducing, heart-thumping, family-heirloom jewels that Liz Taylor would have really appreciated. Tiffany & Co.’s newest Legacy Gemstones clearly fall into the latter category. With a lookbook featuring models worthy of such sparkle (like Doutzen Kroes and Karen Elson), we are talking major carats and hundreds of diamonds. … Continue reading Tiffany & Co. Legacy Gemstones: I Am Legend

Fri 09.14

Chanel Pre-Spring 2013 Collection: Out of the Palace and Onto the Street

Jewels (and ruffles and froth and pastel tweed, too) are in abundance for Chanel’s Pre-Spring ’13 collection. The runway show took place in the garden of Versailles so that comes as no surprise, and it’s also no shock that the pieces please and delight. All of the trademark Chanel details are in play: clusters of … Continue reading Chanel Pre-Spring 2013 Collection: Out of the Palace and Onto the Street

Fri 06.15

Cindy Chao’s Majestic Beauty Fan: All Hail Her Majesty

I am currently in Florence, awaiting the arrival of one of my dearest friends, Jewel Artist Cindy Chao. I’m thrilled to see her, and I’m equally excited that her incredible “Majestic Beauty Fan” will be featured at the Masterpiece London, Britain’s premier art, antiques, and design fair from June 28th-July 6th. This is one of … Continue reading Cindy Chao’s Majestic Beauty Fan: All Hail Her Majesty

Fri 01.27

Top Neon Jewels: Bright Young Things

Make no mistake: neon jewelry is not just for eighth-grade girls who collect rubber and lanyard bracelets. Neon is having a major fashion moment (even bigger than the last few spring seasons), and you don’t have to commit to it with a pair of eye-piercing pumps or a shocking little dress. Show off your wit … Continue reading Top Neon Jewels: Bright Young Things

Tue 02.22

Set in Style: The Jewelry of Van Cleef & Arpels

One of the most buzzed about events to take place during New York Fashion Week was the opening of “Set in Style: The Jewelry of Van Cleef & Arpels” at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum (2 East 91st St., NYC). No surprise there…I mean who wouldn’t want to spend an afternoon looking at some serious … Continue reading Set in Style: The Jewelry of Van Cleef & Arpels