Posted on October 22, 2013
I’ve always thought shifts and maxi dresses pair well with a long necklace. They draw the eye in a way that lengthens a straight silhouette.
Recently, my mother and I were browsing around in an amazing, cluttered little jewelry shop, and this vintage tasseled lariat was the first thing that caught my eye when I walked through the door. It has a nice weight to it, doesn’t seem prone to tarnish, and while interesting, is simple and versatile enough that I’ve already worn it three times. I have a feeling it will be making a lot of appearances this winter.
Posted on September 10, 2013
Earlier this summer, I’d been on the lookout for a few pieces of bold, modern jewelry to add a touch of interest and polish to some of my more tailored and understated outfits. Lot’s of what I was seeing was girly and colorful and not quite what I was looking for.
A couple of mentions in various blogs led me to JewelMint and exactly the sort of jewelry I was looking for. I started with two bracelets and a pair of earrings. All three have become work horses in my outfit rotation. They work equally well for conservative business meetings or drinks with friends, and I get lots of compliments on them.
Above: Moto Chic Bracelet (worn with an old turquoise beaded bracelet and a woven bracelet I picked up in Southern Peru.
Above: Golden Arm Bracelet – Currently out of stock but I love this Cobra Cuff