Weekly Finds

Jewelry Report Card: H is for Hand Forged

By | Bloggers | bracelet stack, elu jewelry, hand forged, handmade jewelry, tribal style,

Want a really really good stack, I think I may have the answer for you! This Sunday takes us back in time, in some ways, to when jewelry and items were made by hand, forged in fire- so to speak. We find the jewelry in question, in LA inside a retail concept space called ELU. […]

Oscar Sunday: Jewelry Report Card Muse

By | Designers |

Some people like Christmas morning, for fine jewelers there may be no other better beginning to the day than Oscar morning. Our choice for the jewelry report card A++, one to follow, has been chosen because they work hard to showcase unique jewelers, include ethical stone practices, and are a influencer’s hidden gem when reporting […]

Lifestyle: Honey Is Like a Fine Wine at The Savannah Bee Company

By | Lifestyle | beauty, Honey, lifestyle, makeup, The Savannah Bee Company,

  Traveling this summer through my old haunts in the south afforded me time to relax and think, not only about jewelry, but body, spirit and mind. The Savannah Bee Company on St. Simons Island gave me an unexpected surprise. I walked into the shop on a hot summer day and found everything I needed to replenish […]

Nashville: Secret Designer Shopping Spot

By | Accessories | accessories, Couture on sale, designer shopping, Nashville shopping, UAL Nashville, west end,

While there are lots more area neighborhoods to explore, the point of my post today is to introduce you to one of my secret favorite spots to hunt couture and designer pieces at a mere fraction of the cost.

Chinese Imperial Beads: Jewelry Find of the Week

By | Weekly Finds | antique, China through the looking glass, Chinese jewelry, Met inspired, vintage jewelry,

I often attend auctions, private sales, scout private collections, hunt abroad and on. I think fashion jewelry, collectors and accessories lovers alike will enjoy seeing them. Most of these are available accessories for purchase at auction or in shops, that I run across during my jewelry hunt. This week’s find is a Chinese Chinese Pearl Imperial […]

1990s Miu Miu Wedge Heels- Find of the Week!

By | Weekly Finds |

With the wedge heel all over the runways this season into the winter boots for 2015-16, I thought these were a great find. The 70s look that is on trend for the spring and technically now being from the 90s they are “vintage”.  I’m still in denial and hoping the 80s is technically vintage, but […]

Warby Parker Eyeglasses- Different Shades of You.

By | Trends | accessories, American sporty, capsule collection, eyeglasses, Fashion, Half decade collection, launch, sunglasses, Warby Parker,

I’m in a bit of a new affair with Warby Parker, a socially conscious eye glass company with fashionable and modern frame designs and a decidedly vintage appeal. Their “buy a pair, give a pair” philosophy is really quite inspiring. There is something very “American sporty” about it all! With stores in NYC, San Francisco, […]

Find: Super Chanel Runway Cuffs Via Katy Kane

By | Trends | 1980s Chanel, 1stdibs, Chanel, Chanel Couture, couture, couture jewelry, Designer jewelry, haute couture, Karl Lagerfeld, Katy Kane, vintage Chanel, vintage jewelry,

Okay, so at the weekly finds we focus on accessories that make us dream, deals, couture and whatever inspires. The fashion accessories that blew my mind this week were : a pair of runway Chanel cuffs in leather and metal listed by veteran shop Katy Kane on 1stdibs. Katy’s client attended haute couture shows regularly […]