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Why are Family Heirlooms Important For Sustainability?

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Why are Family Heirlooms Important For Sustainability?

Some family members leave behind heirlooms that are jewelry, pocket watches, or even antique furniture. Anything that has sentimental value or monetary value (or both!) can be passed down from generation to generation and be considered an heirloom. Even if you don't have a family member that gives you an heirloom, you can buy one from a thrift shop or vintage store. By definition, an heirloom is "a valuable object that has belonged to a family for several generations." This means that an old family-owned item bought at a store is still considered to be an heirloom — even though...

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How to Wear Pearls Casually in 2022

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How to Wear Pearls Casually in 2022

The year 2022 is in full swing and all the fashion trends that were predicted last year have come to fruition. One of those trends, casual pearls, is making an appearance on and off the runway. We're seeing them on basic t-shirts, cardigans, jewelry, handbags, and other accessories.  When most people think of pearls, they’re quickly reminded of Queen Elizabeth II, Audrey Hepburn (in Breakfast at Tiffany’s), Jackie Kennedy, and Coco Chanel. All of these women are considered to be sophisticated, fashion moguls who wear pearls or wore pearls to signify importance and luxury.  But pearls have taken a slightly...

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New Year, New Moon

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New Year, New Moon

Today's New Moon in Capricorn kicks off the year with a serious tone. Capricorn is an earth sign that has strong ambitions and is willing to make commitments and do the work in order to achieve long term goals. Capricorn takes responsibility for themselves and often for others willing to help when needed. Capricorn is the wise old soul of the zodiac and can offer good advice and be the voice of reason when needed.  With four planets in Capricorn, including Venus and Pluto this is a time to take stock of where we are at in our relationships and...

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Holiday Gift Guide

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Holiday Gift Guide

We've put together a gift guide filled with a few of our favorite things from our lineup of international independent designers, to make your holiday shopping easy and delightful.  There is handmade jewelry from London based Carolina Wong, who's unique and artistic creations of woven recycled gold, pearls and semi-precious stones are the perfect gift for someone with a creative and feminine flare that appreciates delicate detailing in their jewelry. Her focus on upcycled and recycled materials makes her pieces perfect for the eco-conscious person who wants to feel good about their accessories being ethically made.   And we also have handmade jewelry...

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Add Sparkle to Your Look with Jewelry

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Add Sparkle to Your Look with Jewelry

These days comfort is key. As much of our world becomes more virtual, the need for full body workwear lessens. Video based meetings and calls mean you can look put together, while still wearing your slippers and none will be the wiser.  A great way to pull your look together is by adding accessories, especially jewelry. You can wear a simple sweater or top, and once you layer a necklace and some earrings, it will change your look completely. When you see someone wearing jewelry, you know that they have taken that extra effort to put themselves together with care and also...

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