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The Three Most Flattering Necklace Lengths For YOU

The Three Most Flattering Necklace Lengths For YOU

Hi there, You've heard about how necklaces can elevate an outfit and complete one's look. When it comes to the style and design of necklaces, you have your own taste and preferences, but when it comes to choosing the necklace length, that's where it can get tricky— especially when you're presented with a lot of options! Choosing a necklace length can be a challenging, so let's start with the 3 lengths I know will look great on YOU. Here are three necklace lengths that you should definetly have in your wardrobe: 16 inches This necklace length is a classic that sits right on your clavicle....

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Where to get Jewelry Repaired

Where to get Jewelry Repaired

  Hi There! I get asked all the time where to get jewelry repaired. There are lots of options, depending on the complexity of the repair, so I thought I'd put together a post on it:   1. Ask a Local Artisan If it's something simple, like a broken chain or a jump ring that's re-opened, then I would consider asking your friendly neighborhood jewelry artist. If there is a jeweler at your neighborhood farmer's market that you frequent, I would politely ask her if that's something she can do for you. You can offer to pay, although I doubt...

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Noir Chic Collection Inspiration

Noir Chic Collection Inspiration

There are 2 things I love about minimalist design: Simple shapes  Simple color options Geometric designs and the basic pairing of glack and gold, for example, work great together because they’re neutral, easy to wear, and they contrast well. Which means you don’t need a lot of effort to look fantastic!  Introducing the Noir Chic Collection! Here’s the gist:  Black and gold, geometric inspired designs that will work with all the pieces in your wardrobe. Which means you’re ready in minutes. Each piece is lightweight and hypoallergenic so you’ll feel comfortable all day long. As a busy professional, I know...

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Phthalate-Free Cleaning Supplies (Great for People with Sensitive Skin & Noses too!)

Phthalate-Free Cleaning Supplies (Great for People with Sensitive Skin & Noses too!)

Hi again! So, I've recently learned another reason why you want to avoid synthetic fragrances, even if you don't have sensitive skin or allergies: Phthalates are contained in all synthetic fragrances. They are an endocrine disruptor that has been linked to diabetes, birth defects and sexual defects, (see this article from the Huffington Post for more details.) They are the reason you buy BPA-free water bottles and the reason why I can hear my mom's disapproving glare on my shoulder whenever I'm being lazy and consider heating up food in a plastic container. Those are all ways Phthalates get into our lives....

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Top 3 Jewelry Hacks for Bracelets

Top 3 Jewelry Hacks for Bracelets

Hi There! You work hard for your money, right? (Especially in these times.) Plus, it's difficult to find a piece of jewelry that you love, so once you do, you want to wear it, right? So, I want to share 3 Jewelry Hacks for Bracelets, so you can get the most out of your jewelry collection: How to stop a Stretch Bracelet from breaking?Ever pulled a stretch bracelet over your hand and had the elastic pop and the beads go scattering? You are putting it on the wrong way! You want to think of the beads as little wheels and roll it over...

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