Pet Memento Ideas: Ways to Keep Your Pet Close After Passing

When your pet passes, it can be a heartbreaking moment in your life. One way to heal from the grief is to find a way to memorialize them, or carry the heart of them with you. It was what I needed when my beloved dog of 12 years passed recently. Here are some ways that […]

A Van Cleef Piece for Every Anniversary

If you read this blog regularly, you know that I am a big Van Cleef and Arpels fan. I’m always dreaming about the next piece in my collection. Especially when it comes time for the anniversary hints! However, one day, I thought to myself, what would be a meaningful VCA anniversary gift? Then I had […]

Apple Watch and Hermes

Once upon a time, Apple met Hermès at a Party…. Have you heard about the new Apple® Watch and its partnership with Hermès? I’m strangely excited about this ‘celebrity’ match and the creation of the Apple Watch Hermes! You probably know about the Apple Watch and you probably have heard of Hermès, but the partnership […]

VCA Chalcedony Pendant

As I mentioned in this post, I love the single motif Vintage Alhambra pendant by Van Cleef & Arpels. Surprisingly, it wasn’t my first piece, or second or third, but the VCA Chalcedony Pendant happens to be the piece I wear the most. When I decided that I wanted a VCA pendant, I knew I […]

VCA Frivole vs Vintage Alhambra Earclips

A lot of people who love jewelry, quickly learn about Van Cleef and Arpels. It is a luxury jewelry brand coveted by many. One of the biggest questions, however, is whether to get the Frivole earrings or the Vintage Alhambra MOP (Mother of Pearl) earrings when purchasing a first pair of VCA earrings. It is […]