Tag Archives: Fashion

2014 Jewelry Trend: Ring Stacks

The ring stack is to jewelry trends what maxi dresses are to fashion trends. They popped up in a big way, but they aren’t going anywhere any time soon. Especially now that the fashion set knows that maxi’s are simultaneously: comfortable, gorgeous, fashionable, conducive to non-leg-shaving. Ring stacks are exactly the same way (except for the leg shaving). Now that this trend has officially reached saturation, its devotees and late-adopters alike are all “This is awesome.” So no, I don’t think the ring stack is going anywhere for the foreseeable future. Further proof, the ring stack phenomenon has infiltrated bridaly jewelry, Read More →

What is Travel Jewelry?

There are few things in this world more exciting than traveling. The thought of beautiful, far off places is exciting. The time starts drawing near and you spend hours laying out outfits for every possible scenario that may arise. You put special thought into each piece you will wear, especially the jewelry that you know will only make each outfit more perfect. However, there are risks involved in taking expensive jewelry when you travel. Everyone has jewelry that is precious to them. Pieces that are not only made from precious stones and metals, but that have sentimental value to you. Read More →

Resort 2014: Balenciaga Jewelry

The house of Balenciaga 2014 resort jewelry collection from Alexander Wang is all about clean lines. For those who adore simplicity, this black and white line will be something to yearn for. The details of this collection make the line what it is: there are clean cuts, draping elements, fisherman hats done in the bucket style as well as chain handle totes, sandals with plastic fringes details and even gold anklets. The jewelry collection itself is home to spiral hoops, tube necklaces and bangles. The pieces in this new resort line from Balenciaga show the metal’s versatility and relevance. It Read More →

Fashion Before Function: Chanel’s New Nail Ring

Rings used to slip onto your finger and sit, unobtrusively for the most part, at the very end, where the finger met the hand. This is no longer the case, as fashion brands scramble to come up with the latest cutting-edge designs that push accessories further and further out, literally. What’s the latest trend from French fashion giant Chanel? It isn’t knuckle rings, and it’s certainly not a standard, boring slips-all-the-way-on ring, no, it’s a nail ring. It sits just on the tip. A Risky Style There’s no question about whether this look is impressive or eye-catching, and Chanel knows Read More →

Feature Friday: Jade Necklace

Have we got a featured piece for you! This jade necklace was a fantastic find in Hong Kong, and it smacks of vintage opulence. Jade, long revered throughout history dating back to ancient times, is believed to have healing properties (particularly on the kidneys). It also can supposedly ward off evil spirits, but regardless of its healing or spiritual properties, it’s majorly fashionable. This jade necklace in particular features 3 stones with beautiful deep green and black veining strung together with carved 14kt yellow gold. It’s perfectly on trend with the chunky bib statement necklaces we’ve seen on every fashionista Read More →