How To Wear A Brooch

Brooches are a timeless accessory. Some consider them to be antiquated and stale items that collect dust in the heavy oak jewelry boxes under Grandma’s bed. But nothing could be farther from the truth. If worn properly, brooches add flair & sophistication to an outfit. Style icons like Elizabeth Taylor and Serena van der Woodsen Blake […]

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Gemstone Engagement Rings

Classic engagement rings are classic for a reason: their perennial elegance make them a timeless expression of love and everlasting commitment. While the silvery simplicity of a classic diamond ring remains a go-to choice of brides to be, there is something to be said for the color gemstone engagement ring. Opting for a sapphire, emerald, ruby, or […]

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Black Onyx

Onyx comes in a few colors: black, red, green, yellow, and blue. Each have their own unique metaphysical characteristics. Black onyx is the most common and, some say, the most powerful version of the stone.   What is it that is so alluring about black onyx? Is it the brooding quality of its dark hue? […]

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Kokopelli

According to Wikipedia, Kokopelli is “a fertility deity, usually pictured as a hump backed flute player who has been venerated by some Native American cultures in the Southwestern United States.” Kokopelli is not only known as the fertility god, but also as a prankster, healer, and storyteller. His hunched form and flute playing indicate that […]

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Vintage Treasures

There’s something special about buying a vintage, pre-owned item. We wonder who owned this particular piece in the past, what it meant, who gave it to him or her, and how it came to be in this vintage shop or eBay store today. There’s also something satisfying about bringing an old item back to life, […]

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Siam Jewelry

Have you ever seen “Siam” on a piece of jewelry and wondered what it means? Is Siam a place? And if so, where is it? The answer is simple: Siam is a term formerly used for the name of Thailand, the beautiful Southeast Asian country neighboring Cambodia, Laos, and Myanmar. You’ll notice a lot of jewelry […]

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