My friends calls me squirrel. My buckteeth, fat cheeks, neurotic disposition, bushy hair, and hoarding tendencies, must of given them the idea. While mindlessly perusing the pages of the eBay jewelry section I decided to see if I could find jewels in honor of my namesake. Imagine my surprise when this came up: “RARE antique […]

When I enter most boutiques, my heart drops when I look at the jewelry selection. Boutique after boutique it’s all the same style and concept. Dainty plain rings for stacking, a little stone dangling off a plain chain, formless or poorly made charms, big rhinestone statement necklaces that fall apart after 2 wears. Big companies […]

Sprawling vistas, year round snow capped mountains, the drive to Lake Louise is a destination unto itself. For decades people would save postcards of the famed lake, hoping that one day they would view its beauty in person. The photos I saw of the lake were so dreamy. So I was inspired to wear something […]

Hello Friends:) Hope you all have been well. Sorry for the delay in between postings but I have been so busy with my businesses that I have neglected my blog! I’ve cut back significantly on my work load by restructuring my businesses, so get ready to see lots of shiny objects on the blog! Anywhoo […]

Brooches, Brooches everywhere this season. From the runways of Prada to the flap of the ever coveted Chanel bag, brooches are making a huge comeback. Long neglected for decades and arguably the most useful accessory they are coming back with good reason. You can wear your brooch in 100s of ways your only limit is […]

Nothing is more sacred to a Parisian than a baguette (well except maybe their Chanel boybag). Parisian love their baguettes so much they even have laws around them, the Bread Decree of 1993 states; baguettes must be made and sold at the same location, cannot be frozen, and may contain only flour, water, yeast, and […]

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Step 1: Wear Badass Jewelry If you come into the dog park wearing baggy straight leg jeans, a t-shirt with a wolf on it, and your arm stack consists of “Livestrong bracelets” your gonna get caught. Make your life a little easier and go in there looking like you own the place. Get on Cruella […]