Tag Archives: Florida

Engagement Ring Eye Candy: A Pop of Pink

On Wednesdays, we wear pink. And if you have a rose gold accented engagement ring then you get to wear pink every day. A privilege and a pleasure. And with major engagement ring designers like Verragio churning out fabulous rose gold engagement rings left and right, you have options, ladies. Another brand that RLJ carries that I’m smitten with, Uneek, does something similar. You can order any of their settings in rose, rose and white, or white, yellow or a two tone combination of white and yellow. I have to say that with these modern designs my favorite option is Read More →

Thirsty Thursday: Whipped Apple Cider Martini

Whee! It’s officially officially Fall! And it looks like it here! Sorry Florida, but don’t worry you can rub it in when it’s -40 here and you’re pool side at The Beach Club. It’s also the official start of apple season, which entails buying ALL OF THE APPLES, baking in my house, pretending to bake at my friends’ house, and going on Instagram photoshoots apple picking with your girlfrands in riding boots and ponchos. It is great. And about that aforementioned baking, there are only so many fritters, pies, cakes, pancakes, cupcakes and accompanying compotes and frostings you can make Read More →

Thirsty Thursday: Lollipop + Lemon Drop + Lime Coat

Whew, today’s happy hour is a doozy. I’m mixing lemon and lime with my favorite lollipop flavor – Ippolita. Ippolita is having a moment, and arguably started off the slice jewelry trend a few years ago. We still aren’t purchasing many pieces from their Lollipop collections, and that means it’s still hot hot hot – typically I’ll start noticing more and more of a certain style or “it piece” in the showcases as its popularity wanes and the owners sell to RLJ or come in to trade for something new. So current Ippolita pieces are diamonds in the rough at RLJ. Read More →

Date Night: Coral Floral Swing

Time to soak up these last few Summer Nights! It’s Friday, it’s date night, and you’re headed out for a casual fun date night. If you’re anything like me, you’ll figure out a way to incorporate the best color ever (coral) into your wardrobe year round, snowpocalypse and Polar Vortices be damned. However, there’s no time like summer time for rocking the color of Florida sunsets, of the best Essie shade to fake a tan, of the greatest citrus of all time, and of my favorite vintage cameos. So tonight, we combine summer’s best color with one of summer’s biggest Read More →

Jewelry Trends in 2014: What to Expect for the Rest of the Year

If you’re looking for an ideal gift for a special someone’s birthday, anniversary, graduation, wedding, or any other celebration or occasion, jewelry’s a wonderful gift that never goes out of style. However, it too can be influenced by the changing trends, and 2014 has seen a lot of them. If you want to buy a gift that will really make an impact this year, look to these hot trends and shop them now. First of all, colorful jewelry is back in. Before you dive in though, only certain colors have risen to true popularity. Orange will really make an impact Read More →