Art Imitating Life: Jewelry Inspired by Animals

Art Imitating Life: Jewelry Inspired by Animals

You’ve heard the saying “art imitates life,” right? Today, we have a few special pieces from the Frank Pollak & Sons collection that may prove this saying rings true – if you believe in unicorns, that is. The Unicorn Tappestry was created by Seaman Schepps in the United States in the 1940s. It is a…

Broaching the History of Brooches

Broaching the History of Brooches

Brooches have been used for both decorative and practical purposes since the Bronze Age. Despite the many changes in fashion since then, brooches are still used today as decorative jewelry. When first designed, brooches were used to fasten pieces of garments together – much like a safety pin – but since that time, this “pin”…

Fall Fashion – What’s Hot in Jewelry this Autumn?

Fall Fashion – What’s Hot in Jewelry this Autumn?

Even though it still feels like summer in parts of the country, fall and winter fashion weeks have already been held all around the world, from New York to London to Paris to Milan. That means that this autumn’s top looks are already taking shape, and we’ve noticed some really cool jewelry trends for this…

Top Spring and Summer Jewelry Trends

Top Spring and Summer Jewelry Trends

With every new season comes a new change in the trends that will be dominating our rings, earrings and necklaces, and the spring/summer season this year has some great surprises. This time around, pieces are getting smaller and fashion is effectively becoming less intricate, with minimalism being the overarching theme. Read on to see what…

What’s in Style this Season?

What’s in Style this Season?

To fashionistas, nothing beats a walk-in closet full of the latest season’s fashions and statement pieces. Right now, in wardrobes all around the country, last year’s printed winter sweaters, cardigans and lace-up boots are quickly being replaced with the newest spring fashions like classy white shirts, flat mules and dresses with pleats. While clothes are,…