Jewelry

Necklaces For Your Face Shape: Accessorizing Your Features

How to accessorize that will compliment your face shape Accessorizing is the best way to complete an outfit and get you out on the town looking fabulous. However, knowing how to accessorize appropriately can be tricky. Necklaces are such an easy way to pull together an outfit but choosing the right necklace for you is [...]

Earrings For Your Face Shape

Accessorizing Made Easy For Your Ears How do you know what earrings to shop for? Being anywhere near anything trendy, sparkly, colorful and beautiful will have some ladies headed to the cash register without any hesitation. Nothing wrong with that, right? Wrong. Although wanting to keep up with the latest trends and buy glamorous jewelry [...]

Jewelry from natural materials III

More on how jewelry made from natural materials can look like more value for money, compared with plastic and metal. Shells are another great natural material. Shell has that summer feeling about it, that you rather wear it with a summer dress than with your winter cashmere sweater. In the first article about jewelry from [...]

Ceramic roses

Wroclaw (Wiki says that Germans know also know it as Breslau)  is a beautiful little place in Poland. It is situated on the River Oder (Polish: Odra) in Lower Silesia, is the largest city in western Poland. Wrocław is the historical capital of Silesia, and today is the capital of the Lower Silesian Voivodeship. Its [...]

Jewelry from natural materials II

I searched for more pictures for you. Still trying to show you how natural materials can look so much classier (compared to the plastic and metal stuff you usually get for that price). Here is the exception. I usually have to search for a while to find some metal earrings that are affordable but do [...]

Mexican Seed Beads

One of the really nice souvenirs I bought for myself  (and some of my loved ones) are the handmade pieces made from little shiny colorful plastic beads. (I suppose they are plastic because of their weight). They sell seed beads in a lot of colors, usually monochromatic. The jewellery was really affordable (about 2 Dollars [...]

Jewelry from natural materials

Nacre earrings The little decoration elephant (which I bought somewhere in India) is wearing gorgeous grey earrings I got from a friend from Spain. I do not know how much she spent and I even feel a little uncomfortable discussing the price of a friend’s gift, now that I write about it. The point I [...]

Bracelet from Cartagena, Colombia

This lightweight bracelet is from Cartagena, Colombia. It is made from wood/straw and black thread. As the bright part is not a stark white, but rather a beige, it is not only suited for winter types, but also for dark autumns. It does not look like the most expensive thing in the world, but is [...]

Bracelet from Jaisalmer, India

In Jaisalmer, India, they have a desert and a lot of camels. So they make jewelry from camel bone. When I saw one of the bracelets,  I thought it is very beautiful… but maybe a little too ethnic to wear it at home. Should I buy it or not?   Here I will start a [...]

Camel bone necklace with ring

I have been a lot to India, so you will definitely see some more pieces I brought from there. This is a necklace I got in Udaipur, in the market district. Mostly they sell wedding jewellery there (I will show a necklace of a wedding set another time), and I was lucky enough to find [...]