Featured, Jewelry / 12.01.2018

2018 Already started stirring up the pot with righteous women protesting for equality across industry lines. On the 75th annual Golden Globes, starts exuded blackout looks in support and solidarity for the Time’s Up campaign. The time is up for inequality, sexual harassment and ethnic discrimination. This moment of solidarity was not a fashion moment, but we couldn’t stop noticing how it surely ascertained and emphasized what we loved the most: jewelry! And to our contempt, the biggest gem trend was emerald! Here are the top 3 baddest women of Golden...

Events, Featured / 01.12.2017

Gui “Erasmo” Machado, a Brazilian artist based in Brooklyn unveiled on November 30th Erasmo’s new series called ‘Gravity Paintings’. Based on Earth’s force of attraction pulling the paint, the painting itself becomes an act of performance as he orchestrates how black and white paint moves on the surface. Invited in 2011 to show his paintings and photographs in a group show in Miami Art Basel. Gui Machado also exhibited his work in New York, Brazil as well as galleries in Europe....

Events, Featured, Jewelry / 22.06.2017

Viva Las Vegas! And I’m not referring to an emblematic Elvis’ song. My excitement derives from an inspiring 1950’s era after a five-day bender, where creative minds, luxury, and celebration become one: the Rat Pack! And that’s how it felt! The excitement was palpable during the North American jewelry market week in Sin City from June 4-8. I spent four glorious days in Las Vegas last week as a special guest at the various jewelry trade shows where, with a coveted press pass in hand, I encountered some...

Jewelry, Jewelry Reviews / 11.05.2017

Having previously lived in Sausalito, this city is one of the most swell and quaint cities in Northern California. Just across the Golden Gate bridge, Sausalito is the first postal code that anchors from San Francisco and is filled with cafes, local shops and picturesque artisan jewelry shops amidst nautical scenery. If you know anything about Sausalito, you must have heard of Sarah Swell, a definition of casual groovy luxury. And once again, thank you Esqueleto Shop for featuring designs from a range of talented artists such as...

Featured, Jewelry Reviews / 15.04.2017

Coachella is in full swing--we’ve got two weekends of fun, sun and music’s top talent against a gorgeous California desert backdrop. If you know anything about Coachella, you know it’s also where music meets fashion. From short-shorts and vintage tanks to head-to-toe bohemian style and more, Coachella fashion is famous for flaunting skin and earthy jewelry. Find the Perfect Coachella Jewelry. If you’re ramping up for Weekend 2, there’s still time to get your hands on the perfect Coachella jewelry. I went on a hunt for pure gold, polished precious...

Events / 18.03.2017

As a gemologist and jewelry designer, I could hardly contain my excitement last weekend during my visit to the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles. I simply couldn’t miss the opportunity to get an up-close-and-personal look at one of the NHMLA’s most breathtaking exhibitions yet, Diamonds: Rare Brilliance, an exquisite jewelry display that left me inspired and wishing I’d taken dozens more photos. The diamond exhibit opened late last year around the holidays and extends through March 19. This is a must-see jewelry display you don’t want to...

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