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East Meets West: Head Jewelry for Spring 2012

March 15, 2012


Head jewelry is always the norm in places like Egypt, UAE, and India, especially for brides and formal occasions.   But years ago, the hippie/boho chic vibe was in full effect in the States and their head jewelry may have been inspired by the influx of hippies in Marrakesh, Morocco who made their way over here.  […]

White Christmas, 50’s Glamour

December 25, 2010


Yesterday, I was watching the 1954 classic, “White Christmas,” starring Bing Crosby.  I loved this movie as a kid because of the singing/dancing sisters, played by Rosemary Clooney and Vera-Ellen; I loved Vera-Ellen’s dancing!!  I also love it today from another perspective – their costumes and the glamourous evening gowns they wore.  It was great seeing how […]

F&F Introduces Nikalet

November 11, 2010


I came across the opportunity to interview Nikalet, a high end fashion line specializing in gorgeous belt buckles, belt straps, and bracelets.  Nikalet is made up of two fashion designers and sisters, Nicole Nona and Chantal Becall.  Interviewing them was a blast – their passion for what they do really shows and I loved how […]