Archive for the ‘Jewelry’ Category

A-listers like Anne Hathaway and Gwyneth Paltrow do it all the time: wear diamonds or vintage couture on loan for the Red Carpet. Borrowing rather than owning has its charms, and now we in the real world can dress like Cinderella for a night thanks to a new online couture-for-rent boutique Bag Borrow or Steal. […]

I am enthralled by these gossamer pieces of jewelry designed by Arre. Crafted from of all things–rubber bands. Whoever would have imagined that rubber bands could appear so delicate? Arre’s debut Collection of necklaces, bracelets and earrings is based on the concept of notions stores, and the transformation of everyday objects into fun, wearable works […]

TGIF…Here are some fabulous fashion finds to cap off your week… LACE EMBRACED Daphne Dress by Pearl Lowe, RRP £695.00 Made with vintage lace, handmade in the UK Spotted at ecobtq A HOT LITTLE DISH Necklace by The Broken Plate Made from recycled dishware Spotted at Modish ARMED & FABULOUS Lady Olive Bag by jack&marjorie […]

I love, love, LOVE these elegant Bohemian Cuffs designed by Hardware by Renee. You would never guess that they are crafted from recycled cans of tea (Arizona Green Tea anyone?) wrapped inside a white brass alloy. Amazingly affordable too ($26 each). A whimsical cuff for Starbucks’ zealots. There are seven designs in all available here. […]

Green Heart Pendant by I. Ronni Kappos $90 For those who are pro-love but anti-pink this necklace designed from vintage German glass, silk and silver makes a gorgeous “love” statement. The glass comes from the famed, but long-defunct German glassworks in the Sudetenland region of Bohemia. The molds and chemical pigments used in prewar glass […]

This week’s fashion finds cover the affordable and affluent, but undeniably fabulous. STEPPIN’ OUT Charmone Platform Shoes, $315, available at KaightNYC. Spotted at TIE ME UP, TIE ME DOWN Snap Ties by Erin MacLeod, crafted from vintage ties, $29 Spotted at GreatGreenGoods REBEL RUBBER Designers Gaelyn and Cianfarani take recycled inner tubes for a […]

Some fabulous links to eco-chic fashion spotted around the web this week: Emerging Parisian design label SANS debuts a simple yet sensual line of womenswear this season that features fresh and flattering silhouettes and sustainable fabrics made from bamboo, soy, tussah silk and organic cotton. SANS is a collaboration between designer Lika Volkova and sustainable […]

Looking for love this Valentine’s season? Here few fabulously green finds that bring some love and tenderness to your one-and-only, your gal pal and our planet. LOVE NOTES These handmade cards by GG2G inspire the “touchy-feelie” this Valentine’s Day. Each one-of-a-kind design is crafted using salvaged fabrics and samples, and printed on 75% hemp/25% post-consumer […]

The card player/Scrabble freak in me loves these necklaces by Etsy designer stinkycretingirl. Taking inspiration from cast-off game pieces, they’re transformed into surprisingly boho-elegant accessories. Alpana Necklace, by stinkycretingirl, $30 Made from a poker chip and a set of vintage rice paper napkins. The seed pearls were reclaimed from a preloved necklace. Amara Necklace, crafted […]