August’s Color of the Month: Cadmium Orange

For our Color of the Month Challenge for August we choose Cadmium Orange from Pantone’s Fall Color Report.

Leatrice Eiseman, the Executive Director at the Pantone Color Institute®, says Cadmium Orange “evokes a sentiment of optimism, fun and fantasy. Both playful and sophisticated in its appeal, Cadmium Orange is a warm, welcoming and […]

April’s Color of the Month: Custard

For our April Color of the Month challenge, we celebrate Custard! This is a warm and sunny color that is perfect for welcoming the spring season.

Designer Nanette Lepore paired Custard with Lucite Green and Scuba Blue in her dress design below, while designer Nicole Miller chose to pair Custard with Strawberry Ice […]

Outstanding Jewelry from the Oscars!

What a year for jewelry at the Oscars! It looks like bold accessories have made a comeback for 2015! I’m happy to see jewelry have such a big impact on the red carpet again! I could go on and on with how amazing I thought so many of the designs were this year, but […]

Our New Swarovski Favorites!

We are all really excited about the new Swarovski Innovations Spring/Summer 2016 launch! There are two gorgeous new colors and effects, and five pretty pastel pearl colors plus two new bead shapes, and two pendant styles, and a new button! Whether you prefer pastel or bold colors, this launch will have something for you. […]

Stacked Rhinestone Cup Chain Rings!

I am totally in love with the new Preciosa Czech Crystal Rhinestone Chain we just launched! As we worked on our inspiration using the new rhinestone cup chain, I noticed we had several little sections of chain left over, so I thought they would make cute ring embellishments!

First, I gathered the tools and supplies I would […]

Pantone Spring Color Trend 2014 Inspired Earrings!

I was feeling very inspired by the Pantone Color Trend for Spring this year and was rather thrilled and surprised to discover the perfect color matches when I threw together some Lucite and Swarovski crystal bicone earrings for each color trend. Here’s what I used:

Placid Blue Earrings LC0732 – 48×13.5mm Aqua Long […]