THE • EYE

Let us be your eyes into the world of the accessory. The Eye is full of interviews, the history of jewelry, collection features, editorials, visual inspiration, and whatever strikes our accessories filled fantasies. Check out the blogazine series, the anthropology of jewelry and explore the adornment of various cultures. Weekly you’ll also find a jewelry report card, where we choose and shop some of the best jewelry accounts on instagram. From costume jewelry to fine pieces, find out our biggest crushes. Look through the eyes of jewelry designers, stylists, jewelry it girls, Sara our accessories taste maker, and jewelry icons. Follow Sarara on instagram to stay updated on her travels, finds, and articles.

Vintage Trifari Jewelry: Designer Diane Love Speaks about Jewelry as Art and Artifact

Feature image, 1970s Diane Love for Trifari Ad with Shekmet necklace and ring/earrings from her collection.   The jewelry designs of Diane Love for Trifari are special for various reasons. Their collaboration led to innovations in costume jewelry and also brought a custom couture, yet historic feel to costume jewelry. Since Diane first began designing jewelry in…

Daphne Guinness Fashion Muse, Collector of Soulful Pieces

The museum at FIT, in NYC, featured an exhibit about the life of Daphine, which ended in January 2012. As they discussed, she was born to the brewery heir Johnathan Guinness in 1967 but came into her own after her divorce: “In 1987, at the age of nineteen, Daphne married Spyros Niarchos, who was twelve…