While my girlfriend and I perused the jewelry at the flea market today, we were both reminded of our childhood fascinations with gems. Most vividly, I recall the gleaming red amulet from The Secret of Nimh and how badly I wanted one, despite its cartoon origin. Though I didn't end up purchasing anything at the flea market, I then went to Barneys with the intent of finding something that was just as brilliant. Me & Ro's Gold Graceful Life Pendent adheres to the jewelry line's philosophy that uses simple shapes to showcase gems brilliantly, but in a blue topaz, is far less tacky than the massive red pendent that I once admired.
The Bold Accessory My Friend Inspired Me to Reconsider
I used to think of bright sunglasses as a trend I'd left in my twenties (though even then, I shied away from most colorful shades, instead opting for neutral options, which I'd pair with over-the-top neon pieces). It wasn't that I had anything against bright sunglasses, but I ...read more