Tag: Jewelry

Sunday Jewelry Report Card: Fred Leighton, Glamourous Jewelry Destination

Today’s jewelry report card I wanted to revisit my trip to Fred Leighton in New York. The iconic store has been around since its 1970s inception when it was an eclectic and chic boutique. I first visited and posted on the shop’s gorgeous diamond and antique babbles in 2015 during the earlier years of the…

Sunday Jewelry Report Card: Pop Jewelry and Ashley Longshore

  Whose got one of the funniest and most enjoyable well accessorized accounts on instagram?  She throws humor, pussy power, sparkle, artistic talent, and an unapologetic love for the F word (something we have in common) into this mix! We share a name and a southern background…Have you guessed who she is yet? Sunday’s report…

Shaun Leane Maker of McQueen’s Armor. Auction and Sale Highlights from His Collection.

Classically trained goldsmith Shaun Leane and Alexander McQueen made magic together. I have long admired the fantasy that they created together. The pieces made by Shaun are stunning, oversized, full of whimsy, pain, and pays homage to the idea of armor.   As Alexander McQueen once said, “I especially like the accessory for its sadomasochistic…

Sundays are for Jewelry Report Cards: The best statement pieces via Eleuteri

So we’ve decided to divulge our report card… the jewelry and accessories variety that is! We are the first to use the hashtags #jewelryreportcard and #accessoriesreportcard- so let’s do this.  The blog will be bringing some sparkle to your Sunday morning coffee or evening glass of wine, with a post on our favorite Instagram jewelry…

Fashion and Accessories History Spotlight: Anne Klein’s Summer of 1971 Sketchbook

Fashion and accessories history is a passion of mine, and when I had the opportunity to acquire two original sketch books by Anne Klein and some of the jewelry from her collection, I jumped at the chance. The facilitator of our access into the world of Anne and the brand, comes via the personal archive…

NYFW F/W 2016: Accessories Report on the Streets and Runways

New York Fashion week F/W 2016-17 brought new looks as fashion goers braved the frigid temperatures and still managed to bring lots of style to the streets.  Rachel Guillaume and Hannan Saleh captured some accessorizing via the streets for us.  We decided to post a plethora fashion accessories and “visual stimulation”. The examples on the runways certainly…

Fashion Week Accessories Street Style 2016- Personal Favorites!

I’ve already wrapped up our street style and SS 2016 accessories forecast report for New York on and off the runway…. However; I really couldn’t get enough of street style this season, so I decided to conclude my accessories inspiration extravaganza with some of my favorite looks as shot by the lovely Hannan Saleh, for us at Sarara Couture.  

MontageArt: Abstract Portrait of a Brazilian Fashion Jeweler

I have a deep love for the way in which Brazilian artists and designers see the world. Having studied 5 years in Brazil, I was able to get a sense of fashion trends, learn about popular fashion designers, take in how they interpret popular and folk cultural inspirations and follow their fashion week coverage.

Jewelry À la Carte, Rebecca Taylor Style

When one thinks of Rebecca Taylor, designer and brand, they envision modern feminine wearable clothing. As of late, Princess Kate in her suit might come to mind. Don’t get me started on RT’s Spring and new Fall/Winter 2015 looks. Upon closer inspection, I was pleasantly surprised to see that the they have quite a collection and focus on accessories of the same make.