Accessory Crush of the Week~ Nicole Valentine Studio

I used to work in Upstate New York and one of the places I stayed/visited was Corning. A pretty town renowned for it’s glassmaking past and present (hint on where Corningware comes from), there is a beautiful museum of glass to visit as well as many studios and boutiques that specialize in the trade. So when…

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Parks and Markets

On my return from a quick trip in NYC, the question I get asked the most was, “how was the shopping?” Not that I didn’t peruse the storefronts but my objectives were different. One was to spend some time in Central Park, which is funny that as soon as I get into a city the size…

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Accessory Crush of the Week- Steampunk Funk

I first stumbled upon Angie Lawlar’s designs when I was reading her blog about life in Juneau, Alaska. In addition to her blog, Angie also creates some amazing jewellery out of salvaged and recycled materials. Steampunk Funk has unique, eclectic designs through the use of recycled materials delivering something fresh and edgy. My personal favourite…

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Cozy Up To Fall- Sundance Catalog Giveaway

With the official turn of fall last week, the leaves are changing in my neck of the woods which means cooler mornings and evenings, it’s time to break out the warm and woolies. One place with some great fall finds is a favourite online store of mine the Sundance Catalog. Once again Robert Redford has done…

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NYC Crushes

NYC Crushes by cashmereandcamo featuring brass jewelry It was a whirlwind but we managed to take in a large part of NYC in two days. I just thought I would put together a “hit list” of items I found myself either staring into windows or marching in the store. A great mix of high and…

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Accessory Crush of the Week

This Friday I find myself in NYC, and I am planning to make a trip to Erica Weiner’s Jewellery. The mission is to replace Aviatrix’s broken good-luck necklace she always wears when flying and it’s perfect that Erica has one listed in her online store. However she also has a multitude of antique and new…

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