Sterling Silver
Mon 04.07
Top 5 Multi-Band Rings

Top 5 Multi-Band Rings: The More, the Merrier

From nail to midi rings, it’s clear that excess is in when it comes to decorating your digits. Rather than throwing on all of your favorite pieces and hoping for the best, get the job done right in one fell swoop. Multi-band rings create a put-together look without requiring you to actually spend time putting together your accessories.

Wed 05.22

Father’s Day Gift Guide: Cuff Links

Father’s Day is less than a month away! That may sound like there’s still tons of time to shop, but when you’re looking to get something really nice for dad (or your hubby!), you need that extra time to make it good. To ease the process, I’ve put together a list of the best cuff […]

Thu 03.14

Bottega Veneta Multi-Dimension Jewels: Cage Match

Without departing too much from the classic Bottega Veneta style, Tomas Maier always seems to push the design boundaries just far enough, which is ironic considering how these jewels cage you in! The sterling silver ring ($620) wraps around your finger like a chic sheet of armor, blackened from years of heavy battle. The shape […]

Wed 03.06

Countdown Jewels: Four, Three, Two, One-Finger Rings

It’s interesting – if you were to wear four rings on one hand, it would probably look like overkill. But Maison Martin Margiela’s rose-tone four-finger ring (on NET-A-PORTER for $420)? Perfectly chic. The bar extends over your hand with such a clean and polished design that it actually seems understated (and with only one actual […]

Tue 02.05

Monica Vinader Fiji Diamond Pave Bracelet: Striking a Chord

Valentine’s Day always creeps up quickly on you. Who’s your date? Where will you go? What will you wear? It can be a lot to plan, but Monica Vinader has the last bit covered with a new diamond Fiji bracelet launched for the holiday! Each Fiji friendship bracelet comes with a symbolically colored cord. In […]

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 […]

Tue 10.09

Top 5 Snake Jewels: Snake Charmer

If you have a stressful job, one that has you lying with snakes, this is a sure way to fend them off! I have found that jewelry is very therapeutic. What you wear can be empowering, and there is definitely some mystical energy that emanates from precious stones (please don’t try to debunk my theory […]

Wed 06.27

Caroline Ballou Sterling Silver Necklace: Heart of Stone

Iced-out or ice-cubes? Or something else entirely? Caroline Ballou has carved sterling silver into icy cobblestone-like discs, for a high-volume dimensionality that makes these look like so much more than are. In certain lights, her silver has the effect of glimmering crystals. The metal has been smoothed to a svelte finish, while the edges catch […]

Thu 04.19

Laurent Gandini Earrings: The New Victorians

Like looking into a perfectly crafted kaleidoscope, these earrings are delicate, intricate and mesmerizingly beautiful. Laurent Gandini found a muse in pieces of Venetian lace and traditional embroideries, and brought the look to life with these concisely cut pieces. They have a sizable drop, which I’m not usually a huge fan of, but the ultimate […]