Author Archives: Lizrlj

How to Choose Your Wedding Jewelry

Choosing your wedding jewelry is definitely one of the most fun aspects of choosing your wedding ensemble. Once you’ve selected the perfect dress you can start to visualize what type of jewelry you want to wear. Because bridal style is so much more than the one-note style it once was, you can use your wedding day accessories to express your personal style. Whether you opt for boho bridal jeweled headdresses, classic pearls, or glamorous diamonds, you have options ladies! But, if you’re overwhelmed with decisions, don’t know where to start, or have snapped up every piece of bridal jewelry you’ve Read More →

Friday Faves: Pretty Cookie Heavy Today

My favorite gossip blogger is handicapping the “race” for People’s Sexiest Man Alive. I still haven’t gotten over the year that was non-Gosling, but I’m very much looking forward to reading her in-depth arguments for and against the front runners. Even though I agree with her unwavering prediction, it’s fun to break down the other contenders’ pro/cons. It’s Always Sunny’s latest season is now on Netflix (and Hulu, which never happens) so I know what I’ll be baking treats to on Sunday. Love the very scientific explanation of this recipe too. And yeah, after that I’ll probably need to rinse Read More →

Thirsty Thursday: Purple People Eater

Well, it’s happy hour, despite what the foreboding snow clouds outside my window are saying. For a transplanted Floridian, you need to forgive me, but the phrase “Happy Hour” still conjures images of swaying palm trees, an ocean breeze (or ripples in the pool at The Colony), and wedges and a sun dress. So while faux fur vests are incredibly adorable and cabernet (along with its warming effect) is, indeed, my grown up beverage of choice, happy hour by a fireplace still feels weird. Especially in the week leading up to the day we honor prints, sunshine and white after Read More →

Explore the 2015 Jewelry & Watch Trends

The elegance of gold cuff bracelets has been highly prized by women for years. The latest 2015 jewelry styles can best be described as thinner than thin gold, bronze and silver cuff bracelets with an upward twist. The playful twist involves wearing your bracelets open side up to showcase stunning gem cap accents. These bracelets also look sensational stacked. In fact, the gold threaded cuffs worn by models during the recent fashion shows were mesmerizing. Your “Brand Identity” Start with the addition of delicate vintage jewelry. You may own a vintage treasure, but if that’s not the case, there’s a Read More →

7 Tips to Make Sure Your Jewelry is Genuine

Your jewelery is something you treasure, and for good reason. There is a lot of special signficance attached to jewelry, such as an engagement, a special event, a birthday, or other occasion. So you want to make sure that the jewelry you purchase and receive is genuine. It says a lot about the person who gave it to you, that they cared enough to purchase real gemstones, gold, silver, or other materials. But how do you tell? Here are 7 tips you can use to verify the authenticity of jewelery. FOR JEWELRY YOU RECEIVE Have your jewelry appraised. A good Read More →