Art Nouveau 101

Art Nouveau 1890-1915 We like to think of Art Nouveau as embodying the original “boho chic” style. The Art Nouveau design movement emerged in 1890s Paris and blossomed till about 1915. Based on a return to craftsmanship vs. mass produced jewelry that became prevalent in the Victorian days (We knew we were like-minded Bohemians!) and […]

The “Magical Butterflies” Effect

Being surrounded by so much beautiful jewelry in my daily life, I feel fortunate to treasure each and every experience of “the magical butterflies,” the sensation that comes from trying on a truly special jewel. The kind of jewel that will forever leave an impression on the mind and a longing in the heart.  One […]