Laura Lombardi

Designer Laura Lombardi has been creating beautiful and unapologetically bold jewelry out of recycled brass, and other metals, since 2010. Influenced by her love of sculpture and her Italian roots, the Brooklyn-based designer plays with shapes, patterns…

Visiting Edinburgh, UK

I was so mesmerized by the beauty of the English countryside, that it was hard to say goodbye to the Lake District. But exciting things were waiting for us in Scotland, UK’s northernmost country and…

Danse Lente

London-based handbag label Danse Lente garnered a small cult following since its...

Forever Crushing On: Lockets

One of my most prized possessions is a solid 18k heart locket that I had engraved with three little stars over 10 years ago. There was a period, several years ago, when I had it…

Visiting the Lake District, UK

Despite not knowing too much about the Lake District, I knew it was the most sensible place to stop on our way from Manchester to Edinburgh. After all, driving through the English countryside has been…

BeauVamp

How gorgeous and fun are these colorful bespoke lampshades? UK based BeauVamp combines traditional lamp making methods with a contemporary twist, using handwoven ombré silks, velvets and and more importantly, loads of soft and supple fringe.…

Visiting Manchester, UK

A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to visit Northern UK, a region I had yet to visit but also definitely on my travel bucket list. With my traveling partner, Todd of HonestlyYUM, we…

Altoids Tin Art

Landscape painter of the West, Glenn Dean, has notoriously used Altoids tins...

Currently Crushing On: Pearls

2018 has been the year of the pearl renaissance. For me, I don’t feel like they ever even went out of style (case in point here, here and here). I am, however, impressed by what jewelry…

Cult Gaia Holiday

If you’re looking for a dress that will undoubtedly turn heads this holiday season, look no further than Cult Gaia. Designer Jasmin Larian is killing it with her recent foray into clothing. This season it’s all…