In case you haven’t noticed, chokers are the biggest trend this holiday season. The neck is an erogenous zone, and there’s something about putting the emphasis there, jewel-wise, that’s at once sexy, strong, and feminine. In leather, the choker feels even more modern right about now.
No one does animalia jewels quite as elegantly as Boucheron. Their pieces are not like the tacky Judith Leiber variety – these animals sparkle with life (and with the finest quality gems!). The Parisian family dynasty has been creating jewels and perfume for around 150 years (they were acquired by Gucci at the start of … Continue reading Boucheron Rings: Carnival of the Animals
Temple St. Clair is known for exquisite designs that are understated and classic. There are those who appreciate fine jewelery but are modest about the amount of bling. She calls her designs “restrained”, I call it fabulous! These pieces from her current collection shows her range and background of art and architecture. The Tolomeo Pendant … Continue reading Temple St. Clair Collection
I am buying jewelry for all my girlfriends and nieces this year (hope they are not reading this). Everyone needs more accessories and who doesn’t love opening up a box of bling? Even if it isn’t fine jewelry bling, it can still be fabulous. And best of all, they’re a perfect fit for everyone on … Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide for the Frugal Snob
Anaconda Elisa Ring Part of the trouble respecting editing for a jewelry site, is that occasionally you’ll happen upon something you desperately want – and can’t have. I’ve found a ring that pretty much encompasses everything I’m attracted to when it comes to investment pieces – classic beauty with a feel of elegant antiquity and … Continue reading Anaconda Elisa Ring