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A History and Evolution of Brooches

By Ileana September 25, 2019

Broches did not start out as jewels. Yet, I find them to be the most fascinating jewelry pieces ever made. For one, they are not limited to any specific part of the body, shape, or form. This gives them the…

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Seven Affordable Minimalist Jewelry Brands That You’ll Love

By Ileana September 8, 2019

Minimalist jewelry is as popular as it’s ever been. And even if it isn’t an entirely new fashion concept, it’s been only about five years since it started gaining significant exposure. Partially due to bloggers and celebrities alike, this type…

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Medical ID Bracelets in the Jewelry World

By Ileana July 31, 2019

Medical ID bracelets have been in use for a few decades now, yet not many of us might be familiar with the concept. Developed in 1953, they served a practical purpose and were by no means considered fashionable jewelry items.…

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Five Fashion Forward Jewelry Brands That Rock With Style

By Ileana June 16, 2019

“Jewelry has the power to be this one little thing that can make you feel unique”, said Jennie Kwon and I couldn’t agree more. But amid all trending fashions of the moment, remaining authentic becomes increasingly harder. That is why…

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Handmade Jewelry: Little Crafts of the Soul

By Ileana November 3, 2018

Handmade is easily the most charming type of jewelry and simply put – organic. It is the heart and soul of the jewelry making craft. Not to mention that it is the oldest existing jewelry. Anything that is handmade, beyond…

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