As Blue As Turquoise

Whether at the beach, a barbeque or a night on the town, turquoise is the perfect gemstone for summer. Along with being pretty, turquoise is believed to be a holy stone and it is often used to dispel of negative energy. Turquoise helps to increase self-confidence and it is a symbol of happiness. Though turquoise…


All That Glitters is Gold

Gold is back in style! Being in the jewelry business, we actually don’t think it ever left, but this year’s runways, couture designs and celebrity style choices are shining a light on gold, more than ever before. Jennifer Lawrence glows in gold gowns Status Symbol Status and power, metals like gold are used by people…


Beach Do’s and Don’ts

It’s beach season! Time to have fun in the sun and surf. Taking a few precautions can ensure that your beach day is fab rather than drab. DO WEAR SUNSCREEN Skincancer.org reports that 3.5 new cases of skin cancer are diagnosed each year. Keep yourself and your family safe when having fun in the sun…


Sparkling Independence

Today in the United States we celebrate our nation’s independence day, otherwise known as July 4th. “On July 4, 1776, the thirteen colonies claimed their independence from England, an event which eventually led to the formation of the United States. Each year on July 4th, also known as Independence Day, Americans celebrate this historic event,”…


Fire Element

It is quite fitting that the magnificent red RUBY represents the hot summer month of July. July is represented by the astrological sign of Leo; the majestic lion and king of the beasts. A fixed sign with a fire element, Leo’s are magnanimous, generous, hospitable, caring, authoritarian and outgoing. On the human body, Leo rules…


Why Wear Jewelry? Five Reasons

Number One: Healing Abilities Along with being pretty, colorful gemstones have been used throughout history as physical, emotional and spiritual healing aids. For example, according to the American Gem Society, amber can help with memory loss. Amethyst reduces pain and aids with circulatory issues. The gem Amethyst can also help you to summon inner strength.…


The Best of Broadway

The Tony Awards, where red carpet glamour fuses with the best of Broadway actors, singers and dancer. The 2014 Tony Awards were just held on June 8, at Radio City Music Hall in New York, and the stars didn’t disappoint as they posed for the cameras in the highest of fashion, adorned with sparkling jewels.…


Champion Style

It’s tennis Grand Slam season as the French Open is underway in Paris and the championships at Wimbledon will be starting in a matter of weeks. Fashion has always had a prominent place in tennis and memorable fashion moments include shedding the conservative fifties trends for rising hemlines with the mod-mini in the 1960’s. During…


June’s Pearls

June is synonymous with so many pleasant things, like long warm summer days, backyard barbecues and lounging on the beach or at the pool. For those born in June the beautiful and elegant pearl, the birthstone of June, is also at the forefront of their minds. Different from other gemstones, pearls are not cut or…


French Open

Every spring, between late May and early June, 128 men and women professional tennis players gather in Paris for the second Grand Slam of the year, the French Open. Held at Roland Garros, the all clay court tennis center named after the French aviator, the French Open is often considered one of the most physically…