When it comes to standing out on the American Idol red carpet, Jennifer Lopez has no problem whatsoever, but a little extra shine never hurts! To play up the gold notes in her Marchesa Notte micro mini…
I had my first mammogram at 31 to create a baseline for comparison against the one I would have when I turned 40. Just last month I visited the doctor again and was told this time to return due to an “area of concern.” Note to self – don’t open letters from a hospital on Saturday morning.
Earrings, bracelets, necklaces, rings – these are our daily jewels. When you’re craving a change, a decadent headpiece is the way to go. I’ve saved the best for first – London-based jewelry designer Sabine G.’s silver-plated gold headpiece. It’s part of the Relic collection, an assembly of pieces inspired by the engravings on a 12th century medieval box.
Lucy Liu attended the American Ballet Theatre’s Spring Gala in a stunning all-white ensemble, but my eyes went straight for those earrings! She even pulled her hair back into a sleek ponytail to give us a good look (as if all those diamonds could be hidden). The Lorraine Schwartz sparklers coordinated perfectly with her silver-accented … Continue reading Lucy Liu x Lorraine Schwartz: A Night at the Ballet
When Elizabeth Taylor’s jewelry collection went up for auction at Christie’s in late 2011, Bulgari bought up $20 million worth of their creations. Smart move – the value of pieces rapidly appreciated in the actress’ keeping. This summer they will exhibit several of these special gems in honor of the 50th anniversary of Taylor’s film … Continue reading Elizabeth Taylor’s Bulgari Jewels: Cleopatra’s Collection
My dear friend, celebrated Jewel artist Cindy Chao, has opened her first boutique. After years of crafting the most beautiful jewels in the world, she’s created a treasure trove for them in the Beijing YinTai Centre. It was well worth the wait – just like her gorgeous creations, this store is stunning. And who came … Continue reading Cindy Chao Art Jewel: Beijing Gallery Opening!
For the 85th Annual Academy Awards, Salma Hayek turned to the best – my dear friend Cindy Chao. The actress donned the Maple Leaves choker from Cindy’s Four Seasons Masterpiece Collection, this piece of course representing the fall season. It was the perfect attention-grabbing embellishment to finish off her rhinestone-collared Alexander McQueen gown, making Salma … Continue reading Salma Hayek x Cindy Chao: And the Oscar Goes to…