meaning of jewelry

The Importance of Jewelry

Jewelry as Ritual The importance of jewelry in history rests in its ritualistic nature. In ancient Egypt, a cartouche, an oval or oblong pendant, was often placed on the neck of the deceased person so they ...
treggings

Treggings: A Fashion Must

You may have noticed that the “athleisure” industry has mainstreamed the wearing of stretchy skinny pants for almost any occasion. We used to just call them leggings. But the newer versions, made of denser fabr...
Valentine's Day style

Heart of the Matter: Valentine’s Day Style

Valentine’s Day may be one of the most difficult of holidays to navigate. You’re either for it or against it, depending upon your current relationship status. I’m all for embracing it with or without a partner ...
shoe shopping

Shoe Shopping: Life Lessons From Donna Karan

As a wardrobe planner for “real” women age 40+, it amazes me how many “fashion emergencies” could have been avoided much more easily than my busy clients think. It also amazes me how many of these tiny, terrify...