Met Gala Jewels 2022 – Pearls on Parade

The 2022 Met Gala in New York City on Monday was particularly colorful, from the exotic fashions reflecting the “Gilded Glamour” theme to the fabulous accessories, especially pearls. A multitude of white pearls and some smoky Tahitian pearls appeared on the Red Carpet at one of Fashion’s biggest nights. Here, we explore the lustrous pearls…

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Garden Party – Spring/Summer 2022 Fashion Trends

Much has been made of the “Dopamine Dressing” trend for Spring/Summer 2022 as we emerge from another winter of social isolation. Bright colors paint a pretty picture for the season ahead, like permissions slips from designers to feel good again. As we all start to thaw out in multiple ways, we look forward to gardening…

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Top Bridal Trends from NYFW Bridal Week

New York was abuzz with romance and innovation during New York Fashion Week’s Bridal Week in early October. For brides finally getting to celebrate in-person nuptials, there is a wealth of beauty and great design to choose from. Selecting the perfect jewelry for such exquisite gowns can be a delight, especially in the midst of…

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Fashion Trends F/W 2021-22 The “Pearl Revolution” Continues

Fashion is alive with motion, Zoom-inspired magnitude and cool silhouettes even for winter looks, as designers predict a heat wave of haute couture style. Luckily, jewelry is a big part of the fun, especially pearls. The Pearl Revolution began a few years ago as younger generations continue to seek more sustainable products. Forbes said it…

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Understanding Precious Coral Jewelry

Coral Collage

by Guest Blogger Rui Galopim de Carvalho, FGA DGA Gemologist, World Renowned Gemology Educator and Coral Expert Pearls and precious coral were among the very first gems ever to be cherished by mankind, dating back to the ancient civilizations. With coral, it was the natural beauty and symbolism of its red color and its branched…

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