Category Jewelry

Bugging Out

Creepy crawlies have invaded the fall runways, thankfully in the form of prints and embellishments. In a somewhat contradictory trend, insects have become incorporated into the most elegant of evening wear, including in some of the more conservative, ladylike settings of fashion week, namely Tory Burch, where dragonflies, crickets, and beetles were featured throughout the […]

J.Crew’s CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Collection

In their third year of continued support for the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund, J.Crew has teamed up with the fund’s winner and runners-up for three limited edition capsule collections. Since its 2003 inception, the fund has granted the top three candidates with business mentoring and financial awards in order to provide them with greater resources to […]

Simple Pleasures

Although I posted about Dough‘s gourmet doughnuts just last week, they are simply too beautiful to resist sharing more of, as evidenced by the fact that I visited Smorgasburg twice this weekend, mostly due to these suckers. My arteries will thank me, I’m sure of it. Passion fruit with cocoa nibs. Breakfast of champions. Pizza […]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

To celebrate those special mamas (or maternal figures) in your life, I’ve complied a few gift ideas that I feel add a personal, and meaningful, touch. P.S. You’ve got time! Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 12th. Bouquet of flowers for a lasting sentiment. Above from Sprout Home (in Brooklyn and Chicago). Locate a florist near […]

Stud Earrings

I’m not much of a jewelry freak, and tend to find the lazy way out of accessorizing by simply not taking off earrings for days on end. Studs are some of the easiest ways to incorporate jewelry and are virtually interchangeable between outfits. Here are a few of my favorite options for simple, understated, and […]

Coops London Clip-On Earrings

Normally those without pierced ears, or with a nickel allergy, are left with clunky alternatives to earrings. These are often twice the size of the average earring in order to cover the fact that you (gasp!) do not have pierced ears. Stick-on earrings were popular with the 90s generation, and while the magnetic version is […]

Spring Cravings

It may be the fifth of February, but the catalogs that continue to appear in the mail are declaring the arrival of spring. J.Crew’s has proved particularly tempting, with page after page of florals, prints, and springy brights that solidify the ever-growing magical touch of Jenna Lyons and her team. Accessories, shoes (heels under 3 […]